May 17, 2013
Joseph Thomas Vegas, 67, of Kihei, Maui, a retired Maui Police Department captain and an Army veteran, died in Maui Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Paia, Maui. He is survived by son Dustin; daughters Jennifer-Lee Vegas and Holly-Beth Fernandez; brothers Alex Sr. and Patrick Sr.; sisters Bernice Perreira, Rosemarie Freitas and Rita Vegas; and five grandchildren. Visitation: 9 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Makawao, Maui. Mass: 11 a.m. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Maui Veterans Cemetery. Flowers welcome. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com.