Francis Stephen Vigil

Francis Stephen Vigil, returned to the Lord on Friday, July 7, 2017. He will be laid to rest on Tuesday, July 11 at the Veterans section at the Ely City Cemetery in Ely, Nevada with military honors.

He was born to Albert P. and Margaret D. Vigil in Walsenburg, Colorado on September 19, 1951. He attended St. Mary’s Catholic School for his schooling and then joined the U.S. Army after graduating.

He married Marguerite Bragg on June 7, 1978 in Ely, Nevada. After living in Denver, Colorado for many years, Steve and Marguerite returned to McGill, Nevada in 1988 where he lived until his death.

He was preceded in death by his father Albert. He is survived by his wife, Marguerite, his mother, Margaret Vigil, brother Jeff Vigil (Pam), sisters, Brenda Aguirre (Lawrence), Regina Bobian (Steve), Judy Ahart (Pat), sister-in-law Jolene Bragg and numerous nieces and nephews.

Cards and condolences can be sent to his wife, Marguerite Vigil at P.O. Box 788, McGill, Nevada 89318. He will be greatly missed by all family in Nevada and Colorado. Steve enjoyed fishing, hunting, along with his many pets and garden.

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  1. Greg Hansen says:

    Dear Marguerite,
    I was sad to read of Steven’s passing. You were my favorite couple when you came to the VA office in the Clinic. Your humility was an example to me on how to be. Please accept my deepest condolences.

  2. Lou Ann Ashby says:

    So sad to read about Steve’s passing. He was a great man. You guys were such a great couple. You and Steve made sure that I had a good sized cord of wood. I loved running into you guys around town. Always so sweet and kind. Hugs, loves and prayers.

  3. Lynne Timko Vignali says:

    Here I am, scrolling through the obituaries and I am shocked to see that Steve passed! It doesn’t seem that long ago we ran into the two of you at Wal-Mart! I’m so sorry to hear he is gone! Thankfully, you had many wonderful years together. I hope you see this. I love and miss you all! Lynne

  4. Sally A. Peckham says:

    I’m so sorry to learn about Steve’s passing. Many good times were had with you both on Sun. He was a kind and comical man. You’ll be in my prayers, Marguerite.

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