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George Villegas

December 19, 1931 ~ September 26, 2017 (age 85)

December 19, 1931- September 26, 2017

Gregorio (George) Villegas, age 85, was born in Greeley,CO on December 19, 1931 and passed away on September 26, 2017 in Lafayette, CO. George was the son of the late Severiano and Florentina Villegas. He had three brothers and four sisters. He enlisted in the United States Army at the age of 18 whee he served in Company C, 9th Infantry Battalion, 6th Armored Division during the Korean War. He married Betty Dominguez on June 26, 1954 and together they had three children. George was always known as a hard worker. Over the years, he worked in the construction industry at the Savery Savory Mushroom Farm, and he spent 20 years working at Johnson Publishing. In addition to working full time and raising three children, George was also very involved with and had the honor of being Commander at the VFW Post 1771 (1985-1986) and was a member of the Color Guard. He enjoyed fishing, dinner dances at the VFW, but mostly loved spending time with friends and family! George is survived by daughters Julie Reimer (Steve) and Chris Garcia (Roger) and his son George Villegas Jr. (Stephanie), seven grandchildren: JJ., Darrin, Anthony, Michael, Justin, Carlos and Andrew as well as two great grandchildren: Angelo and Xavier. Recitation of the Holy Rosary is scheduled for 7pm on Monday, October 2, 2017 at the Immaculate Conception Church in Lafayette, CO. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 10:00am also at Immaculate Conception Church. Interment will follow in Lafayette Cemetery, followed by a reception back at the Immaculate Conception Church. The family of George Villegas would like to thank everyone for their gracious support, kindness, thoughts, and prayers. 


 Service Information

Recitation of the Rosary
Monday
October 2, 2017

7:00 PM
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
715 Cabrini Dr
Lafayette, CO 80026

Mass of Christian Burial
Tuesday
October 3, 2017

10:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
715 Cabrini Dr
Lafayette, CO 80026


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