Eric Vega Jr.

Eric "Little Eric" C. Vega Jr., 19, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Friday, August 30, 2013 at Gila Regional Medical Center. He was born March 28, 1994 in Silver City to Eric C. Vega Sr. and Rachael Landeros. He is survived by his parents, Eric Vega Sr. of Silver City; Rachael Landeros of Silver City; paternal grandmother, Maria Martinez Vega; maternal grandparents, Lisa Landeros and companion Joe Romero Diaz; two brothers, Albert and Damion Vega of Silver City; one sister, Nicole Landeros Vega of Silver City; special aunt, Cynthia Orosco; aunts, Melissa Landeros and companion Michael Porter of Deming; Jeannette Vega Vigil of Ft. Worth, Texas; Elaine Vega of Ft. Worth, Texas; numerous cousins. He was preceded in death by paternal great grandparents, Albert and Elena Vega. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 11 from 11 a.m. to noon at Terrazas Funeral Chapels. The prayer vigil and holy rosary will be held at noon with Deacon Bill Holguin reciting. Concluding service interment will follow at Gila Catholic cemetery. Pallbearers will be Albert D. Vega, Damion D. Vega, Tyler Cole, Gabriel Salaiz, Michael Salaiz and Nick Garcia. Honorary pallbearers will be Samuel Escobar, Reynaldo Misquez, Phillip Ray, Juanito Woods and Sammy Medina. Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels "Trusted care for the ones you love" ~ 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit

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(505) 537-0777

Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on Sept. 10, 2013