Silvestre G. Aviles
Silvestre G. “Pachuco” Aviles, 82, of Uvalde died on Oct. 31, 2018, in Uvalde.
He was born on Dec. 29, 1935, in San Antonio to Maria (Gutierrez) and Julian Aviles.
He is survived by three daughters, Terry Ortiz and husband, Marcos, of Camp Wood, Sylvia Aviles, Rosie Gonzalez and husband, Adrian; two sons, Jesse Aviles and wife, Christy Ramos, and Jimmy Aviles; and three brothers, Elias G. Aviles, Rogelio G. Aviles and Alfonso G. Aviles, all of Uvalde; 14 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Aviles was preceded in death by his wife, Lupe Aviles, and his parents.
A rosary was recited on Wednesday and again on Thursday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
A funeral mass was held on Friday at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, followed by interment at Uvalde Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Phillip Aviles Castoreno, Filomeno Aviles, Adrian Gonzalez Jr., Angel Gonzalez, Adrian Gonzalez, Andrew Gonzalez and Adriel Gonzalez.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com