Jose´ Antonio Vigil, Age :76

Dec 04,1944---Mar 24,2021

Obituary for Jose´ A. Vigil


Joe Vigil also known as Jose´ Antonio Vigil 76, passed away Wednesday, March 24, 2021 in Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is survived by two siblings, Jake Vigil and Sally Pratt of Albuquerque, NM. He had several nephews and nieces as well. Jose was born in Duranes, Albuquerque, NM on December 4, 1944. He was the son of Ernest Martin Vigil and Isabel Lopez Vigil who have preceded him in death.


Jose´ Vigil graduated from Bernalillo High School where he still holds the basketball record of 50 points in one game. He went on to graduate from University of New Mexico with a BA in English. In his younger years he loved to fish and hunt with his brother, nephews and one niece. Over the years he was a schoolteacher, investor, and real estate company owner. He lived in various parts of the country including Connecticut, Florida and his home state of New Mexico. We believe he may have traveled abroad to England, Australia, Venezuela, and Brazil.


Jose´ excelled at math and was extremely smart researching studies including various ministries (having five bibles of different religions), investments, real estate, and natural medicine and wellness. He lived in Santa Fe for the past 20 years.