Eric Vigil Jr.

Eric Vigil Jr., 40, passed away on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021 in Las Vegas, N.M. 

He was born on May 29, 1981 to Eric L. Vigil Sr. and Esther Trujillo Maestas in Las Vegas, N.M. 

Eric was very adventurous. He enjoyed skiing and watching the San Francisco 49ers play football. He trained and fought in the MMA ring and he dedicated a lot of time to body building and working out. 

Eric’s proudest achievement, was being a father to his two daughters, who he loved very much. 

Eric is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Josie and Jay Trujillo; paternal grandmother Margie Espinoza Vigil; father Eric Vigil Sr.; niece Anisa Montoya; uncle Ernest Trujillo. 

He is survived by his daughter Aliyanah and her mother Nikkita of Las Vegas, N.M.; daughter Kianna Vigil of Portales, N.M.; mother Esther Maestas of Las Vegas, N.M.; brothers, Richard Maestas of Buena Vista, N.M., Anthony Maestas (Angela) of Tucson, Ariz., Martin Montoya (Nicole) of Alamosa, Colo., and David Vigil (Sonya) of Las Vegas, N.M.; sisters, Rachel Martinez (Jerry) of Mora, N.M., and Rochelle Vigil-Baca of Albuquerque, N.M.; paternal grandfather Mr. Filigonio Vigil of Las Vegas, N.M.; close friend Joe Gonzales of Ribera, N.M.; special cousin Rebecca Delany of Colorado; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

Cremation has taken place. 

Arrangements are entrusted to and under the care of Rogers Mortuary, 600 Reynolds Ave., Las Vegas, N.M. 87701, 505-425-3511 or 1-800-479-3511.

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