Tommy M Vigil, 64, resident of Albuquerque and El Valle De Arroyo Seco, passed away on Monday, August 21, 2023, following a brief illness. Tommy was born and raised in the Española Valley.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Martin Vigil and Teresa Vigil and his brother Joseph Vigil.
Tommy is survived by his wife, Molly Storz, sons, Jose Vigil and Dañiel Vigil (Ramona Salazar), granddaughter Alaiyah Vigil, sister Dia Bock, brother Martin Vigil, nieces Danielle Bock-Grande (Carlos Grande), Stephanie and Suzanne Uberuaga, nephews Josh Vigil and John Uberuaga, as well as cousins Evelyn Roybal and Eva, Odette and Marie DeGeorges.
In his adulthood, Tommy became a skilled electrician for the State of New Mexico and retired as an Assistant Building Superintendent. Following his retirement he enjoyed his time camping, attending concerts/ musical festivals and traveling with his wife, Molly. His granddaughter Alaiyah was the light of his life and he spent much of his time attending her school sporting events and supporting her in every endeavor she took on. He truly enjoyed spending time with his sons and granddaughter. He was a wonderful and supportive man who was proud of his family. Tommy's quick wit and cheerfulness will be missed by all he encountered.
The family would like to express gratitude for the calls and visits of support received thus far.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to DeVargas funeral home to help the family with expenses.
Rosary and Memorial will be held at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Santa Cruz, NM, on Thursday, August 31, 2023,, at 7:00 pm.
The family of Tommy Vigil has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the beautiful Espanola Valley. www.devargasfuneral.com 505-747-7477