A funeral service will be held for Jose G. Villa Jr., 86, of Roswell, at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Church of Christ Country Club Road in Roswell with Rev. Luz Prado and Rev. Doug Austin officiating. A viewing is scheduled for Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home. Jose passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013.
Jose was born June 22, 1926, to Jose Villa Sr. and Julia Gonzales. He lived in Roswell 50 years, belonged to Spanish Church of Christ and loved to share the word of God with anyone willing to listen, loved to travel and enjoyed spending time with his family
He is survived by his wife Simona Villa; five children, daughter Leonora Villa and Mario Perez of Carlsbad, daughter Ramona Villa of Carlsbad, son Fabian Villa and Bertha of Las Vegas, N.M., daughter Gloria Matta and John of Roswell and son Israel Villa of Roswell; one brother Santiago Villa of Glenrose, Texas; four sisters, Elveria Villa of Mexico, Socorro Villa of Phoenix, Olivia Villa of Midland, Texas, and Concepcion Villa of Mexico; 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online registry book at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.