Oldest man in the world passes away just two months shy of his 115th birthday

Mr. Perez’s legacy as a humble, hard-working man who lived through two World Wars and the Covid pandemic will continue to inspire people around the world. Born on May 27, 1909, Juan Vicente Perez from Venezuela had a remarkable life that spanned over 114 years. His longevity can be attributed to his dedication to hard work, rest during holidays, early bedtime, daily aguardiente, love for God, and always carrying these values in his heart.

Mr. Perez was married for 60 years to Ediofina del Rosario Garcia and had 11 children, 42 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and 12 great-great-grandchildren. He became the first male supercentenarian from Venezuela when he celebrated his 110th birthday in 2019. His passing has left a significant impact on many people around the world as he was an inspiration to all who knew him.

The governor of Tachira, Freddy Bernal, expressed deep sadness at Mr. Perez’s passing while President Nicholas Maduro offered condolences to the family of the deceased. Guinness World Records confirmed Mr. Perez as the world’s oldest living man when he was 112 years and 253 days old on February 4, 2022. However, with his passing away just two months before his 115th birthday on July 3rd this year; it is now Gisaburo Sonobe of Japan who is expected to become the next oldest living man at age of 112 pending confirmation from Guinness World Records .

By Riley Johnson

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