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In Memory of

Onesimo B. Vigil

September 20, 1948 - May 11, 2017

Obituary


Onesimo "Oney" Vigil, age 68, went for his last ride on May 11, 2017. He was born September 20, 1948 to Salome (Barella) and Gil Vigil, in La Junta, Co. Oney was a Sargent in the Army, who served in the Vietnam War. He was a passionate life time member of the VFW Post 6461, and an avid rider with his VFW Warrior bike club, District 5. He loved his friends and Warrior brothers like family.
Preceding him in death are his parents, Salome and Gil Vigil, brothers Higinio "Gene", Orlando "Orlie", Richard and Grandson...

Onesimo "Oney" Vigil, age 68, went for his last ride on May 11, 2017. He was born September 20, 1948 to Salome (Barella) and Gil Vigil, in La Junta, Co. Oney was a Sargent in the Army, who served in the Vietnam War. He was a passionate life time member of the VFW Post 6461, and an avid rider with his VFW Warrior bike club, District 5. He loved his friends and Warrior brothers like family.
Preceding him in death are his parents, Salome and Gil Vigil, brothers Higinio "Gene", Orlando "Orlie", Richard and Grandson Dominic.
Oney is survived by his soulmate and best friend of 36 years, his wife Helga, children Melissa "Missy", Christi (Antonette), Marvin (Jessica), Bobbi, Onesimo "Toby", Rosalene "Rosa" (Emeric Romero), and Gil, honorary daughter Jennifer Defeo Vigil.
Oney is also survived by 8 sisters, 5 brothers, 20 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, as well as other family and friends who will greatly miss him.
Services honoring Oney's life will take place at St. Dominic Catholic Church, 5354 US 85/87, on May 19, 2017, Rosary at 9:30 a.m. and Mass at 10 a.m. A memorial reception will follow the mass at the VFW Post 6461 in Fountain, Colorado. Come join us in celebrating Oney's life.