Eduardo Gustavo Padilla was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He was raised by his grandparents, Almida and Rafael Guzman. Eduardo passed away at Northwest Medical Center in Margate, FL.
He had a passion for building exotic vehicles and muscle cars. He was referred to as the "go to" guy when it came to restoring vehicles. He worked as a mechanic until his health began to fail in October of last year. He was described by his friends as a very hardworking and honest gentleman. He will be greatly missed by those who knew him.
A private memorial service will be held at Lakeside Memorial Chapel at 5204 10th Avenue North in Greenacres on Tuesday, January 28, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. He will be transferred to Pepino Memorial Park and Funeral Home in San Sebastian Puerto Rico, where he will be laid to rest.