Acosta, Oscar

Oscar Acosta, 49, formerly of Portales, died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in a car accident.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Kathy; two daughters, Melissa Acosta-Lee of Roswell and Amanda Acosta-Harris of Clovis; a son, Ryan Acosta of Safety Harbor, Fla.; his mother, Connie Acosta of Portales; a brother, Juan Acosta (and wife, Ernestina) of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico; two sisters, Carol Acosta-Flores of Portales and Yolanda Acosta of Albuquerque; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Wheeler Mortuary in Portales.