Santanita was born in Denver, Colorado on May 16, 1950 to Epifanio and Ruth Cabazos. The Cabazos family consisted of 15 siblings whom Santanita remained close to. Santanita attended West High School and continued her education moving to Excelsior Springs, MO joining Job Corps taking Cosmetology. Santanita shortly thereafter, met J.P Vick and married. Santanita is survived by her children Lisa Ann Vick and Jeffery Andrew Vick. She is also survived by siblings Marie, Epifanio, Dorothy, Lance, Robert and Samuel and many nieces and nephews. Santanita was known as a wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great grandmother and friend to all. She loved reading, gardening and watching TV Law and Order, Jeopardy and Denver Broncos. Santanita was employed with the phone company Mountain Bell, Quest now known as Century Link giving them 33 years of hard work dedication and excellent work ethics retiring at age 53. Further, Santanita had been a life member for VFW Post 9644 joining in 1997 becoming part of the Ladies Auxiliary. She later was voted in as Chaplin, volunteered during functions, Friday night dinner, Sunday breakfast as well as Thursday bingos. She also bartended for the post. Santanita was very loving, generous, thoughtfuand beautiful individual who was full of life, lots of wisdom and a personality that left an impression on everyone she encountered. She’ll never be forgotten and will be forever loved.
Published by Legacy on Mar. 2, 2022.
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