Benito ” Tin Tan ” Aguilar, 92 of Cotulla, died on January 7, 2021. He was born on March 21, 1928 in San Antonio to Lucio Aguilar and Juanita Silva.
He is preceded in death by his wife Victoria Garza, son Benito Aguilar Jr., daughters-in-law Alma Garza, Leonor Aguilar, and Olga Aguilar.
Aguilar is survived by his sons Diego Garza and Jesus Aguilar, grandchildren Rogelio, Consuelo, Raul, Ramiro, Orlando, Ruben, Sylvia, Benito III, Jesus Jr., Chris and David. He is also survived by numerous nieces’ nephews and great grandchildren.
Visitation was held on Monday, January 11 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels from 3 to 9 p.m with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was held on Tuesday, January 12 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church at 1 p.m. Interment followed at the Pearsall Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.