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“I miss you my dear friend. ”
1 of 24 | Posted by: Maritza ramirez - Albany, NY

“The last time I talked with you, I told you about my retirement and you wish me well and told me that you wish that you could travel with me. I want...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Maritza Ramirez-Vallinas - NY

“Deepest condolences ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: Maritza Ramirez-Vallinas - NY

“Juan is missed at work , really missed. He was one of the good guys in life. I always enjoyed the give and take of conversations with Juan. Even when...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Bart Mullen - Albany, NY

“We were so very sorry to hear of Juan's passing. Please accept our deepest condolences. Unfortunately, I was out of town and Jesse is sick. Please...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Jesus & Dali Santiago - Niskayuna, NY

“I have been away on vacation and was saddened by the news of John's passing. He played on my team a few years ago and I truly enjoyed his company. We...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Jerry Wall - Bennington, VT

“Dear Family, No words can express how sad we are to know of Juan's very untimely passing, we grieve with you all on this sad loss. He was a fine man...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Patricia & Cesare Leonetti - NY

“I am very sorry to hear about this loss! My name is Jonathan and I live in your neighborhood and I am delivering a comforting message to people. It's...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Jonathan

“Our hearts go out to Ivette, and Juan's family and friends for their incomprehensible loss! Ron and I wish to thank Juan's family for allowing us...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Debbie Tripp - Saratoga Springs, NY

“It is with a heavy heart that I received the news of Juan's sudden passing. He was such a kind and gentle man. He always appeared with a smile on his...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Vincent DiGiulio, Sr. - NY

“May you fly high my friend in the arms of Jesus. You are missed so very much, as a better gentleman could not be found!!! Rest in the love of God's...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Francesca Hults-Kathmann - NY

“Maritza & Family My heartfelt sympathy for your loss. He will always be in your heart so hang on to the memories. Grief is a lifetime process. May...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Joyce - Cohoes, NY

“I PLAYED THE 2011-2012 SEASON WITH jOHN ON THE SAME TEAM AND REMEMBER HIM AS A WONDERFUL PERSON AND A GREAT TEAMMATE HE WILL BE MISSED GOD SPEED ”
13 of 24 | Posted by: JIM SHEEDY - ALBANY, NY

“We are so sorry for your loss, may the Lord be with you always...Chris & Michele ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: Chris & Michele Rogers - albany, NY

“To Juan's family may the blessings of The Lord and his eternal light be with you and your family at this difficult time. I knew Juan through mutual...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Chris foster - Clifton Park, NY

“Dear Maritza and family, Please accept my condolences on the passsing of the one who was your brother, son, father, grandfather, uncle and companion...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Dan Nicolaescu - NY

“I can still remember when me and your kids were growing up you would ask us those math and science questions from that booklet thing.... I couldn't...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Kasha

“Maritza, My heart goes out to you and your Family at this sad time in your lives. Please accept my sincerest condolences on behalf of your beloved...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Marilyn Suthers - Cohoes, NY

“It was a pleasure knowing Juan and I shall miss our late night conversations at LBDC. Juan was a real gentleman and a great co-worker. May he...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Robert Loeffler - Albany, NY

“I've known Juan for many years while working at LBDC. I have always considered Juan to be a dear friend. He had awesome taste in music and was a...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Gina Hall - Albany, NY

“I worked with Juan for 13-14 years in Bill Drafting. He was my reading partner there for a time and we became good friends. In December 2012 he gave...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Jeffrey Harris - Voorheesville, NY

“Juan, You are so very missed. The halls of Bill Drafting will never be the same. My thoughts and prayers are with your family and loved ones. May you...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Katrina Susman - Schenectady, NY

“Juan You are greatly missed at LBDC. Who else will entertain me with conga on a coffee can? Rest in peace and know we all loved you. Terry ”
23 of 24 | Posted by: Terry Wescott - Albany, NY

“Dear members of the Vega family, My name is Mark DeSorrento and I have been Juan's partner at work for the last year and a half. We grew to become...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: mark desorrento


Juan E. Vega Jr. 60, passed away suddenly Sunday February 2, 2014.

Born in New York City he came to Schenectady in 1977. He was employed as a proofreader at the N.Y.S. Legislative Bill Drafting Commission, and earned his Bachelors Degree in Business from Excelsior College. He was a founding member of the NY Latino Greater Capital Region Dollars For Scholars Inc., and as a self taught piano and conga player, he had a true passion for music. He also enjoyed playing for the Colonie Senior Basketball League on team "Albany RV." Among other things, he enjoyed helping others and spending time with those he loved.

He leaves his memory to be cherished by his father Juan Enrique Vega Sr., sister Maritza, brother Angel, children Candida and Gabriel, niece and nephew Dulcinea and Benjamin, loving companion Ivette Hall and his many beautiful grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Saturday February 8th, 2014 at 3pm at Jones Funeral Home, Inc. 1503 Union Street Schenectady, NY 12309. Calling hours will be from 1pm until 3pm for those who with to call.

Gathering to follow.