Memorial services are scheduled at 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Steven Primera Vasquez, age 47, of Roswell, who passed away Nov. 9, 2012, in Los Lunas. St. John’s Catholic Church will conduct the service.
Steven was born Feb. 18, 1965, in Roswell, to Isael Vasquez and Diamantina Lerma Primera Garcia. His father preceded him in death, as well as his maternal grandfather, Cirildo Primera. His mother survives him in Roswell.
He is also survived by his maternal grandmother Felipa Primera of Roswell. Other survivors include three brothers, Salvador Vasquez and wife Patricia of Roswell, Isael Vasquez of Las Vegas, Nev. and Adam Garcia of Boston. He has five sisters that survive him: Patricia Torres and husband Salvador of Roswell, Melissa Vasquez of Phoenix, Michele Dela Rosa of Roswell, Edna Garcia of Roswell and Elda Garcia of Houston.
He has numerous nieces, nephews, extended family, special aunt Eva Rodriguez of Pecos, Texas and uncle Arnulfo Primera of Odessa, Texas. He had special nieces: Tracy Chavira of Roswell, Monica Vigil of Roswell, Miranda Vasquez and Breana Chavira and nephew Isaic Chavira.
Steven had been a custodian at Roswell Independent School District and was a member of St. John’s Catholic Parish. He belonged to the Eagles no. 969 of Roswell.
Friends may pay their respect online at lagronefuneralchapels.com.
Arrangements are under the personal direction of the professionals at LaGrone Funeral Chapel.