Wallace Matthew Vega Jr.
Fri, 2014-07-25 09:38 News Staff
Wallace Matthew Vega Jr. on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Aline Vega for 67 years. Father of Wally Vega (Nell), Kathleen Howard (Don), Mary Vega-Martino (Cesar) and Theresa Payan (Richard). Grandfather of Richelle, Angie, Jason, Justin, Ross and Aaron. Great-grandfather of nine. Brother of Dolores Faust, and the late Carmen Brady, Inez Kaul, Juanita Powe and Joseph Vega. Mr. Vega was a proud member of the Navy. He was a retired postal worker. He loved plants and woodworking. Wallace was a resident of St. Bernard for 51 years. Relatives and friends were invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Ann Church on Friday, July 18, 2014 after visitation. Interment followed in Lake Lawn Park. In lieu of flowers, masses preferred. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com