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Manuel B. Vasquez

September 9, 1970 September 14, 2019
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Manuel Bonifacio Vasquez of La Junta, Colorado entered into rest at his La Junta home, September 14, 2019. He was born to Carmen and Eddie Vasquez, Sr., September 9, 1970 in La Junta, Colorado. He was 49 years of age. Manuel is survived by his parents; Eddie and Carmen Vasquez of La Junta, Colorado siblings, Anita (Richard) Chavez of Rocky Ford, Colorado, Randy (Linda) Perea of Indio, California, Donnie (Lavette) Perea of Indio, California, Edward (Laura) Vasquez, Jr. of Lakewood, Colorado, Elizabeth (Jon) Metzger of La Junta, Colorado, Debbie (Shelley) Vasquez of La Junta, Colorado, Matthew Vasquez of Pueblo, Colorado, Thomas (Marlaina) Vasquez of Pueblo, Colorado, Nieces and nephews, Erica (Eric) Romero, Nathan Chavez, Randy Perea, Jr., Jennifer (Devonte) Cooksey, Randee Perea and Joee Perea, Joey Vasquez, Zach Martinez,, Andrea Bell, Damion Bell, Courtney and Ryan Metzger, Samantha and Devan McAfee, Kyra Vasquez, Shyann Vasquez, Matthew Vasquez, Jr., Brylee Wood, Dominik (Katelyn) Vasquez, Gianna and Ella Vasquez, great nieces and nephews, Tyler Romero, Brooklin, Jaelyn, Jyelle, Aliyah, Allijah, Draden and a great nephew to be born in February.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Bonafacio and Luz Vasquez, Manuel and Vera Lucero, several aunts and uncles.
Manuel worked at the family business, Opera House Pharmacy, for 35 years. He graduated from La Junta high school in 1989 and Otero Junior College in 2017. He had a degree in accounting, and he was a bookkeeper at the family’s pharmacy. Manuel was also a member of the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed reading history books and writing. He enjoyed spending time with family especially his nieces and nephews, they were
his pride and joy. He also enjoyed watching movies. Manuel loved animals and he really loved his little kitty Mia.

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10:00 AM 9/21/2019 10:00:00 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe St. Patrick's Parish

3rd St
La Junta, CO 81050

A Holy Rosary will be held at 9:30 A.M.

Our Lady of Guadalupe St. Patrick's Parish
3rd St La Junta 81050 CO
United States

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