July 6 2017: VEIGA, Jose A.



Celebrate the life, cherish the memories of Jose Antonio Veiga (Age 85) of Silver Spring, MD, born September 26, 1931, and passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017. Beloved husband of Myriam Veiga; father of Anna Maria, Rick, Willie, Beatrice, Irene, Diana, Mauricio, and Leslie; grandfather of Caitlin, Jennifer, Tracey, Carolyn, Colleen, Vincent, Fernando, Julio, Rachel, Harmony, Hunter, Kyra, Isabella, Aiden, Sebastian, and Francesca; great grandfather of Cecilia, Margot and Justin; brother of Emilia. Also survived by many loving family members and friends.

Forever in our hearts. Please join us Wednesday, July 12 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD 20901 (complimentary valet parking available) to honor his memory.

Mass of Christian Burial at St. Andrew Apostle Church located at 11600 Kemp Mill Road, Silver Spring, MD 20902 on Thursday, July 13 at 1:30 pm, and reception immediately following.

Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 13801 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD, 20906, on Friday, July 14, at 1 pm. Those wishing to attend are asked to assemble at the Gate of Heaven office at 12:45 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Your life was a blessing. Your memory a treasure. You are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure.

Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, Inc.
500 University Blvd. West
Silver Spring, MD 20901

Phone: 301.593.9500