Aurora T. Villarreal, 90, passed away January 25, 2017. She was born August 25, 1926 in Alice, Texas to Jose Trevino and Matilde Munoz Trevino. Aurora enjoyed bingos, attending the Saldivar Adult Day Center, dancing and listening to music. She was a sales associate for JC Penny for 31 years. Aurora will forever be remembered for her character, her sense of humor and loved to tell jokes.

Aurora was preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Matilde; husband, Jimmy Villarreal; brother and sisters; and son-in-law, Ruben Vasquez. 

Aurora is survived by her sons, Andres (Nelda) Villarreal and Juan Jose (Melinda) Villarreal both of Alice; daughters, Sylvia (Mike) Saldivar and Lydia Vasquez both of Alice; step-daughter, Alicia Villarreal of San Antonio; grandchildren, Cindy Barrera, Lisa (J.C.) Charles, Debbie (Oscar) Gallegos, Miguel A. (Katie) Saldivar, Ruben (April) Vasquez Jr., Sandra Chapa, Samantha (Dominic) Aldama, Jennifer (Kory) Buckout, and Jessie Rae (Chris) Sanchez; great-grandchildren, Andrew Hawkins, Sara Barrera, Liana Solis, J.C. Charles, Elizabeth Charles, John Charles, Oscar Miguel Gallegos, Gabby Saldivar, Leila Corbet Saldivar, Miguel Andres Saldivar, Steven Vasquez, Ruben Vasquez III, Eric Chapa Jr., Alexia Chapa, Lilah Garcia, Iris Garcia, Aleena Aldama, Isela B. Villarreal, Joaquin B. Villarreal, Lucia B. Villarreal, Cree Buckout, Raven Buckout, and Tres Sanchez. Other survivors include sister-in-law, Minnie Trevino of El Paso, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at the Rosas Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas at 7 p.m.

Funeral Arrangements Entrusted to ROSAS FUNERAL HOME