Albert Vega – Obituary – Mahoning Valley
July 17, 1943 – June 3, 2021 (77 years old)
YOUNGSTOWN – Albert L. Vega, 77, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 3, at home surrounded by his family.
Albert was born July 17, 1943 in Coamo, Puerto Rico, son of Florencio and Engracia Vitalis Vega.
He came to the region as a little child.
Albert worked for General Motors in the manufacturing plant for 30 years until his retirement.
Albert was a jack of all trades and could do just about anything.
In his spare time he enjoyed gardening and painting houses.
His wife, the former Pamela Wilkie, whom he married on December 13, 1968, died on February 7, 2019.
Albert is survived by his sons Vincent P. Vega of Youngstown and David (Colleen) Vega of Austintown; one sister, Carmen (Rufino) Rodriguez of Canfield; brothers Carlos Vega of Puerto Rico, Florencio Jr. (Darcy) Vega of Florida and Kenny (Barbara) Vega of Boardman; and grandchildren Jacqueline Vega, Cassandra Vega and David Vega Jr.
He was predeceased by his parents and brothers Frank Vega, Ovidio Vega and Luis Vega.
Family and friends can call Sunday (June 6) from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel. A funeral service will be held on Monday, June 7 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
The family requested that material tributes take the form of donations to Hospice of the Valley, 5191 Market St., Boardman Ohio 44512.
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