Helen Vela LUBBOCK-Helen Vela of Lubbock entered into eternal rest on June 20, 2014. She was born June 6, 1967, in Abernathy, Texas, to Elenlo Garcia and Jovita Montez. Helen enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She leaves to cherish her memories: her husband, Don Vela; her children, Joe Garcia (Virgina), Jennifer Garcia (Kyle), Daniel Villarreal, Adrian Villarreal, Amanda Villarreal, and Don Marie Vela. She also leaves five grandchildren; two brothers, Joe Garcia and Danny Garcia; three sisters, Sara Lopez, Gracie Lopez and Alice Martinez. She was preceded in death by her parents, Elenlo Garcia and Jovita Montez; and one sister, Linda Gomez. Helen was a great mother, grandmother, sister, and friend to all; she was sincerely loved and will be greatly missed. Memorial service will be held at La Trinidad United Methodist Church located 504 46thon July 5, 2014, at 11 a.m. Arrangements were made under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home.
Calvillo Funeral Home & Chapel
206 E. 19th Street Lubbock, TX 79403
Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on July 4, 2014