Margarita B. Aguilar, 96 of Dilley, died on July 5, 2020 at her home. She was born on November 12, 1924 in Big Wells to Juan Aguilar and Julia Benavidez Aguilar.
She is preceded in death by her husband Ernesto Aguilar, children Ramona Benavidez and Alejandro Aguilar and numerous brothers and sisters.
She is survived by her daughters Yolanda Sires and Viola Hill both of Dilley, grandchildren Gilbert Cantu, Saul Benavidez, Lori Ramirez, Norma Sires, Ely Aguilar and Derrick Aguilar. She is also survived by great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces nephews and friends.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, July 8 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapel in Dilley from 5 to 9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was celebrated on Thursday, July 9 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment followed at the Dilley Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.