Enrique “Ricky” Vega Garcia, 79, an Air Force veteran, passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 2, 2012. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Sarita, son David, daughter Yvonne (Malcolm), 2 grandchildren, Alexandria and Micaela, and 4 great-grandchildren, Taliah, Nathan Jr., Jenaya and Jada. He was born in Hayden, AZ in September 1932 to Lucio and Ambrosia Vega Garcia. He has 10 siblings, Roberto (dec), Apolonio (dec), Fidel (dec), Rey (dec), Rodolfo, Socorro (dec), Leonor (dec), Juanita, Carmen (dec), Patricia and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Monday, July 9, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. with Rosary/Scripture Service at 11:00 A.M. at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd. Burial will be a private ceremony in Hayden, AZ as Ricky’s wish was to be laid to rest next to his mother, Ambrosia.