Nicolas Virgilio “Nick” Mejia, Jr., 86, of Cadiz, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at his home in Cadiz.
A native of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, he was born September 6, 1935, the son of Nicolas V. Mejia, Sr. and Gladys Cox Mejia.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Carmen Acosta; two nieces, Doris Aimee and Dealma Acosta; and a grandson, Adam Glazier.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Celena Malone Mejia of Cadiz; son, Steven Mejia and wife Susan of Edison, N.J.; daughters, Valerie Glazier and husband James of Richmond, Va., Allyson Mejia Branscom and husband Howard of Ashburn, Va., and Catherine Sinex and husband Scott of Cadiz; a sister, Teresa Mejia of California; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and a niece.
Funeral services will be at Cadiz United Methodist Church at noon, Saturday, September 11, 2021, with Rev. Steve Neel and Rev. Jamus Redd officiating. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the hour of service. Burial will follow in Malone Cemetery. Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., is in care of arrangements.