Death. On April 30, 2021, Ray Reyes died in Puerto Rico. Reyes was the second member of Menudo to die; Anthony Galindo, the first, preceded him by six months. Reyes died of a massive heart attack.
Also know, why did Ray Reyes leave Menudo?
He reportedly left the group in 1985 due to a growth spurt and was replaced by Raymond Acevedo. Reyes reunited with other former Menudo members in 1998 to celebrate the group’s 15th anniversary and again in 2005 as El Reencuentro as part of a farewell tour that continued to perform until their split a decade later.
Moreover, how old is Ray Reyes Menudo?
What happened to Rene from Menudo?
Ray Reyes died of a heart attack. “He came down from his room and went to cook, there the massive heart attack occurred.
Miguel left Menudo in 1983 before his mandatory retirement age of 16 because of his sudden voice change. He was replaced by Roy Rosselló. Cancel joined El Reencuentro in 1998. The group, made up of former Menudo members, went on a worldwide tour and recorded an album singing old Menudo songs.
The most famous Menudo alums are Ricky Martin and Marc Anthony. In July 1984, Ricky Martin replaced the last-standing original member, Ricky Melendez. And you wouldn’t believe it now, with the hit “I Need to Know” under his belt, but Marc Anthony was just a back-up singer for the group during the Ricky Martin era!
Death. Gately died at his home in Port d’Andratx, Mallorca, early on 10 October 2009. His body was discovered later in the morning. His death was later determined to have been caused by a pulmonary oedema resulting from an undiagnosed heart condition.
“Our hearts are broken,” Parker’s wife says. “Tom was the centre of our world and we can’t imagine life without his infectious smile and energetic presence.”