Evaristo B. Villesca, 92 of Pearsall, died on December 15, 2020. He was born on October 26, 1928 in Pearsall to Francisco Villesca and Eulalia Briseno Villesca.
He is preceded in death by his parents, daughter Paula Villesca, sisters Josepha Ramos, Eulalia Manuela Garcia, brothers Margarito Villesca, Moises Villesca and Francisco Villesca.
Villesca is survived by his wife Maria Trevino Villesca, children Eriberto Villesca (Cynthia) of Alice, Adel Aguirre (Edgar) of Devine, Patricia Banda (Conrad) of Pearsall, Noelia Austin (Eddie) of Cibolo, Eliza Betancourt of Pearsall, Olga Villesca of Pearsall, Mary Ann Espinoza (Gilbert) of San Antonio, Nora Vinton (Paul) of San Antonio, Bernice Falcon (Rudy) of San Antonio, siblings Edward Villesca (Amelia) of Elmendorf, Marcos Villesca (Leonor) of Plesanton, Sabas Villesca (Carmen) of Derby. He is also survived by 26 grandchildren, 51 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Jonathan Espinoza, Andrew Villarreal, Bryan Betancourt, Mike Aguirre, Ira Vinton, Jacob Kent, Jarrod Espinoza and Daniel Villesca.
Visitation was held on Friday, December 18 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels from 5 to 9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was celebrated on Saturday, December 19 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment followed at the Pearsall Catholic Cemetery-West.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.