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Manuel Villa Tapia

December 12, 1935 ~ August 15, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old
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Manuel Villa Tapia was born on December 12, 1935 in Mexico to the late Juventina Tapia Tellez and Angel Villa. He was preceded in death by his wife Celia Marcial Nava and son Manuel Angel Villa Marcial. He passed away on August 15, 2023. Surrounded by his family. He was loving, caring and wise family man. Always dedicated to his family and work. He worked as a welder and glazier for 50 years. He gave the best of him to his wife, children, granddaughters and great-grandkids to whom he shared all his knowledge, anecdotes and wisdom. He was very charismatic, happy and a postive person with the kindest heart, always serving, helping and supporting his community. A great friend and partner. 

Suvivors include his daughter Mireya Villa and husband Victor Moreno and son Marco Villa. Granddaughters, Yaremi Moreno and husband Jose Guadalupe, Zayra Moreno and husband Homar Molina, Guadalupe Villa and husband Armando Nova, Loreli Villa and Daphne Yaretzi Villa. Great Grandkids, Romeo Molina, Mateo Molina, Alexa Nova, Yeimy Nova and Baby Ramirez.

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August 18, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
West & Dunn Funeral Home Chapel
503 Raleigh Street
Newton Grove, NC 28366

Funeral Mass
August 19, 2023

11:30 AM
Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church
211 Irwin Drive
Newton Grove, NC 28366


Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church
211 Irwin Drive
Newton Grove, NC 28366


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