VEGA, Sr., 66
National Guard Civilian Technician
LAKELAND - Edwin Vega, Sr., 66, passed away due to cancer March 4, 2012.
Mr. Vega was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico on Jan. 30, 1946. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and National Guard. He moved to Lakeland from New York in 1997 and was a member of Resurrection Catholic Church.
Mr. Vega is survived by his wife, Gloria Vega; children, Elvis Vega, Evelyn (Jeffrey) Mejias, David (Vivian) Vega and Edwin (Sherri) Vega, Jr.; brother, Pedro Vega; sister, Carmen (Louis) Vega-Lugo; grandchildren, Erin, Rachael, Dyanne, Jeffrey Jr., Stephanie, Amanda, Krystle, David Jr., Nicholas, Emily and Ashleigh; and 9 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be Tues. from 6-8 p.m. at Gentry-Morrison Dukes Steen Chapel, 1833 S. Florida Ave., Lakeland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Wed. at 12:30 p.m. at Resurrection Catholic Church.
Published in Ledger on Mar. 6, 2012