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Leonilla Villarreal


Leonila Villarreal, of Pearsall, died Saturday, November 30, 2019, at the age of 92. She was born January 27, 1927 to Delfino and Maria Guadalupe (Veloz) Mota.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Guadalupe N. Villarreal, brother, Mike Mota, sister, Virginia Mota, son, Leonard Villarreal and her grandson, Emilio Christian Villarreal.

Leonila is survived by her son, Guadalupe Villarreal Jr., daughters, Yolanda Vasquez, Teresa Salazar, Gloria Cantu, her thirteen grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Thursday, December 5, in the Hurley Funeral Home Chapel from 2 to 9 p.m. with the rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, December 6, 2019, at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Pearsall with interment to follow in the Frio County Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hurley Funeral Home in Pearsall.