Sergeant First Class Xavier Francois Noel, 53, passed away at his home on Friday, April 23, 2021.\n\nXavier was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond Noel and Catherine Abraham Noel; his sisters, Marcia Hercules and Sandra Noel Mitchell; and his brother, Richard Noel.\n\nLeft to cherish Xavier's memory are his wife Tiffany Noel; his children, Samera, Xavier J., and Brianna Noel; his brothers, Rawle (Stephanie), Reginald, Raymond, and Ralph (Barbara); his sister, Stephanie; his brother-in-law, Kris Mitchell; his sister-in-law, Judy Noel, his grandchildren, Akayla, Sermyia, and Simeon; and many nieces and nephews.\n\nXavier Noel was born in Trinidad, West Indies. He immigrated to the United States at the age of 23, where he joined the U.S. Army. Xavier served 24 years in the Army with multiple tours to Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan. He loved riding his Harley, working out, weapons, animals, old cars, and telling stories to all who would listen. He was a loving husband to his wife, Tiffany for over 26 years and a caring father who was proud of his children. Xavier will be remembered by family and friends as a true warrior, role model, mentor, leader, teacher, father figure, jokester, and above all, friend. Xavier will be truly missed by the many people whose lives he touched.\n\nDue to COVID-19 concerns, services for Xavier will be held at a later date.