May 4, 1928 ~ August 22, 2020
Born in: Fairacres, NM
Resided in: Lawndale, CA
It is with great sadness that the family of Agustin M. Aguilar Sr. announce that he passed away on Saturday, August 22, 2020, at the age of 92. They find comfort that Agustin is now with our Saviour, Jesus Christ.
Agustin was born to Apolonio and Juanita Montes in 1928, in Fairacres, New Mexico. He was a 50 year resident of the South Bay, and a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Gardena. He retired from Barrington Mobar after working as a machinist for over 35 years. His passion was being with his family, especially during family vacations to Las Vegas and Mexico, and helping others, especially his beloved granddog – Chato.
Agustin is survived by his brother Primitivo Montes and his sister Esther Avila, sons, Santos, Reynaldo, Carlos and Agustin Jr.; and daughter Loraine. He was preceded in death by his parents, Apolonio and Juanita Montes, and his beloved wife Nicolasa Aguilar of 46 years at the time of her passing.
A gathering of family and friends will be held at McMillan McCormick Mortuary in Gardena on Friday, September 4 from 1-3 pm, then at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Gardena from 4:30-8 pm, with the Vigil beginning at 5:00 pm. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, September 5, 2020, at St. Anthony’s at 11:30 am. Burial will follow at Roosevelt Memorial Park in Gardena. Please use this website, www.LAfuneral.com to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the services.