Jose “Joey” Vega, 43, of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away suddenly Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013.
He was born Aug. 19, 1970, in Queens, N.Y., and grew up in Miami, Fla.
Joey will be remembered for living each day with a warm smile, a great personality and a big heart — a man who lived life to its fullest. He was a loving husband and proud daddy to his girls. He worked as a salesman for Palm Chevy/Buick and GMC.
Joey will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Jennifer; daughters, Alexandra Lee (age 9) and Samantha Grace (age 4); sisters, Maria Bao and Regla (Jorge) Bejel; in-laws, Tom and Sandy Mays; and numerous nieces, nephews and close friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Luis and Angela; and his brother, Luis.
A service to celebrate Joey’s life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at Burnt Store Presbyterian Church in Punta Gorda. In lieu flowers, memorial donations may be made for Samantha and Alexandra c/o Jennifer Vega at Regions Bank. To express condolences to the family, please visit www.Ltaylorfuneral.com and sign the online guest book.