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Sgt Moises L. Vigil
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1936
Guadalupita
Mora County
New Mexico, USA
Death: May 14, 2011
Santa Maria
Santa Barbara County
California, USA

Master Sergeant, USAF retired. Moises L. Vigil passed away peacefully on May 14, 2011 at the age of 75. He was born on February 26, 1936 to Santiago and Viola Vigil in Guadalupita, NM where he was raised. Soon after graduating from Mora High School, he joined the United States Air Force in 1955. He served with honor for 23 years before he retired in 1978 after two tours in Vietnam and serving overseas in S. Korea, Germany, Greenland and many other posts all over the world. He was not only our beloved father, brother, uncle, and friend, but a hero to our great nation and to all that knew him. He is survived by his second wife of 38 years, Sung D. Vigil and three children, Cpl. Benjamin J. Vigil USMC (inactive), Doris McCallie, Anthony Vigil; and four children with first wife, Patricia Vigil of 13 years, Sgt. Larry Vigil US Army (inactive), Tommie H. Vigil, Debbie Garcia, Spec-4 Lisa Y. Vigil US Army (inactive); 12 grandchildren; and 11 great- grandchildren. A Rosary service will be held Friday, May 27, 2011 at 5pm in the Our Lady of Most Holy Rosary Church 5415 Fortuna Road, NW ABQ, NM 87105. A private service will be held at Guadalupita Cemetery Saturday May 28, 2011.
Published on: Sat May 21, 2011
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You have my father buried in Guadalupita NM which is not entirely accurate. My father was cremated and his ashes were divided in to two urns. Officially my father's remains were interned at Dudley Hoffman Mortuary in Santa Maria CA. My older siblings who lived in New Mexico took one urn back home and had services for him back there. They kept some of the ashes and the rest was taken to his mothers grave site in Guadalupita NM and buried with her. (Ben Vigil) 
 
Burial:
Dudley-Hoffman Memory Gardens Columbarium
Santa Maria
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
 
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: May 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70157431
Sgt Moises L. Vigil
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Sgt Moises L. Vigil
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