A memorial service for Jesus (Jesse) G. Vega III, 43, of Roswell, will be held at 9 a.m., Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Alan Patterson officiating. Jesse passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Tucson, Ariz. His cremains will be interred in South Park Cemetery with military honors. A reception will follow at the Eagles Hall.
Jesse was born in Roswell, Aug. 2, 1969, to Jesus G. Vega Jr. and Clara Mendiola (Murphy). He was a loving son, brother, father and grandfather. He grew up in Roswell, Santa Fe, and Tucson. Jesse joined the Marine Corps and was a veteran of the Iraq War. He had a gift of artistic and drawing Login to read more