Jose D. Vega, age 86, was born in Michoacan, Mexico on May 24, 1936, and born into eternity on October 2, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. Jose was the loving husband of Maria C. Vega; most loving father of Maria C. (Joaquin) Moreno, Hortencia Vega, Teresa (Jorge) Vargas, Jose D. Vega Jr., Luis Vega, and Yolanda (Alberto) Manrique; adoring grandfather of Diana Moreno, Adriana Moreno, Elisa Moreno, Jorge Vargas Jr., Gabriela (Jose) Velazquez, Angela Vega, Lucas Manrique, and Alexandra Manrique; most adoring great-grandfather of Viviana Velazquez and one on the way; dear son of the late Jose Ranulfo Vega Martinez & Maria Trinidad Valdez Romero; beloved brother of Bonifacio (Agripina) Vega, Raul (Petra) Vega, Crispin (Carmen) Vega, Angela (late Enrique) Mendoza, the late Sister Rosario Vega, Jesus Vega, and Juan (Flujencia) Vega; unforgettable uncle; caring cousin; best friend of Vincent Tamburello, and fond friend of many.
A Visitation for Jose will be held Thursday, October 6, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Montclair-Lucania Funeral Home, 6901 West Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60634. A Mass of Christian Burial will occur Friday, October 7, 2022 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Saint Joseph Chapel, 1170 N. River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016. A Committal & Entombment Service will occur Friday, October 7, 2022 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at All Saints Cemetery & Mausoleum Building Four, 700 N. River Rd.,, Des Plaines, IL 60016.