Justus Isaiah Villalba, formerly of Safford, passed away May 16, 2019 in Mesa, AZ at the age of 24. He was born June 3, 1994 in Safford, AZ to Johnny Villalba & Jane Lucero Villalba with siblings John, Jessica & Jacqueline. \n Justus went to schools in the Safford School District, graduating from Safford High School in 2012. He loved music and won the best guitarist award in the 2014 Battle of the Bands here in Safford. Justus also played the cello and piano. He also loved to play billiards and was a huge SMASH Melee fan. \n He is survived by his parents, Johnny & Jane Villalba, siblings John (Gabriella) Villalba, Jessica Villalba & Jacque (Tyler) Larson and numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces and Nephews. \n Arrangements are set for Wednesday, May 22nd at St. Rose of Lima Church with the viewing starting at 8:00 a.m. followed by the Rosary at 9:00 a.m. and the Mass of Christian Burial starting at 10:00 a.m.