Ofelia Aguilar Obituary

Ofelia M. Aguilar
Ofelia M. Aguilar

April 15, 1931 - March 26, 2019
Born in Mexico
Resided in San Jose, California

Obituary

Ofelia M. Aguilar, 87, of San Jose has now gone to be with Our Lord on March 26, 2019 with her seven children and grandchildren by her side.She was born to Leandro Medina and Concepcion Ruiz on April 15, 1931 in Michoacan, Mexico. She was a mem-ber of the Diocese. Became a U.S. Citizen in 1987.Ofelia is survived by her seven children: Juana Sigala (Albert) of Vacaville; Yolanda Miranda (Gilbert) of Valley Springs; Maria Aguilar of San Jose; Miguel Aguilar of Madera; Baldomero Aguilar (Gayle) of Valley Springs; Carmen Gamch (Gary) of Madera; Martina Palomares (Fernando) of Manteca. She is also survived by nineteen grandchildren and thirty great grandchildren.Ofelia migrated to the U.S. in 1951 with husband Bonifacio Aguilar. She was a very strong, courageous and determined woman with a compassionate heart who raised seven children. A sacrificial loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who led by example to her fam-ily love, strength, and perseverance through her faith in God. She loved spending her time in the kitchen cooking, growing and tending her garden, feeding birds and cats. Her favorite past time was walking, watching novelas, and spending time with her parrot, Muchie. Ofelia was im-mensely proud of her family, and leaves behind nothing but a legacy of beautiful memories. Family and friends are invited to attend a Vigil Service Monday, April 1, 2019 at 6:00 P.M. at LIMA-CAMPAGNA-ALAMEDA MISSION CHAPEL, 600 S. Second Street, San Jose, with Visitation beginning at 4:00 P.M. Funeral Mass Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 9:30 A.M. at ST. MARIA GORETTI CHURCH, 2980 Senter Road, San Jose. Interment to follow at Oak Hill Memorial Park.

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Visitation
Lima-Campagna-Alameda Mission Chapel
600 South Second Street
San Jose, CA US 95112
Monday, April 1, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Vigil Service
Lima-Campagna-Alameda Mission Chapel
600 South Second Street
San Jose, CA US 95112
Monday, April 1, 2019
6:00 PM - 7:00 AM
Service
St Maria Goretti Church
2980 Senter Road
San Jose, CA US 95111
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Burial
Oak Hill Memorial Park
300 Curtner Avenue
San Jose, CA United States 95125
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM