Rafaela Vega San Juan, age 56, entered into rest, while surrounded by all her family, on Monday, July 9, 2012. She was born on June 30, 1956 to Juan and Eulalia Torres Vega in Corpus Christi, Texas.
She loved to dance and listening to music. She took great care of all her family and always put a smile on everyones face. She will be dearly missed by all.
She is survived by her parents, Juan and Eulalia Vega of Clovis, NM husband, Alonzo Balyon of the home her children, Patricia San Juan of Clovis, NM, Joaquin San Juan and his wife Beverly of Clovis, NM, Abraham San Juan and his wife Leslie of Rio Rancho, NM, Christina San Juan and her husband Daniel of Clovis, NM, Adam San Juan and his wife April of Clovis, NM, Juan Diego San Juan and his wife Deida of Clovis, NM, Luis Griego, and A.J. San Juan of Clovis, NM. She is also survived by twentyone grandchildren her brothers and sisters Refugia Bustamante, Joaquin Martinez, Refugio Martinez, Elvira Perez, Maria Gloria Torres, Juanita Arzola, Juan Vega, Joaquin Manuel Vega, and Margarita Vega.
She is preceded in death by two brothers, Alfredo Martinez, and Jesus Martinez.
A Rosary will be recited at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Father Sotero Sena, officiating. Burial will follow at Mission Garden of Memories. Serving as Pallbearers will be Alonzo Baylon, Joaquin San Juan, Abraham San Juan, Adam San Juan, Juan Diego San Juan, Juan Vega, Jose Vega, Daniel Holguin, and Andres Ramirez.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of SteedTodd Funeral Home, 800 E. Manana Blvd., Clovis, New Mexico 575 7635541. You may sign the online guest registry at www.steedtodd.com .
To all the families related to Mrs. San Juan. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Be strong and with each other as a family. God Bless you all.
Gilbert Irene Lozano
Irene LozanoAmarillo, TX
Sending my deepest condolences to the San Juan family. May your beautiful mother rest in peace. Adam and April, we love you and have you and your family in prayer. GOD bless you all.
Virginia GonzalesClovis, NM
Sorry for your loss Larry Moreno and family.
Our prayers go out to the family. May the Lord be with you all through this time. You will be loved and missed dearly tia rafaela.
Mr. Mrs Juan BustamanteClovis, NM
Im so sorry for your Loss... your family will be in our thoughts and prayers always and we love you with all our hearts and are here for you always...
May God Bless Your Family...
Victor Sotelo Selena Rojas and FamilyClovis, NM
To the family of Rafaela
I would like to send our prayers
May the lord bless u all in this time of need. She will always be with each of u in spirit
Mr. Mrs.Luis Griegoclovis, NM