Springfield – Rev. Juan Carde, 84, departed this life and went to be with the lord Saturday, August 18th, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Rev. Juan Carde was born in San Sebastian, Puerto Rico on July 11th, 1934, to his parents Ezequiel and Isolina Carde. Rev Juan Carde came to the united State when he was 18 of age. He established his residency in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1966. Rev Juan Carde Studied 3 years of Theology as well as to become the Principal of The Bible Institute for 30 years. Rev Juan Carde Ministered the Assembly of God Church for 56 years, in those years he also pastured The Spanish Church of God for 52 years. Rev Juan Carde loved gardening and he was a true fan of the Boston Red Sox. He was a devoted Husband to his loving wife Zoila Carde. A Father and grandfather to his Daughters; Nancy Tovilla, Noemi Santiago, Janet Sierra and Damaris Ramirez, his wonderful Grandchildren, Alissa, Jonovan, Brianna, Alexander, Carlos and Nathaniel. Rev Juan Carde was very much loved by his family and friends. He also leaves to cherish his memories, 5 Brothers and 2 sisters, and all the church members that God gave him to pastor. Visitation hours will be on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018 from 5:00 pm 8:00 pm and Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 9:00 am 10:00 am at The Spanish Christian Church 565 Chestnut Street Springfield, MA 01107, followed by a burial at the Oak Grove Cemetery.