Maria O. Aguilar
Maria Olga Aguilar, 93, a resident of Cape Coral, FL for the past 29 years, formerly of Brooklyn, NY, passed away Friday, February 22, 2019 in Cape Coral. She was born August 30, 1925 in Honduras to Julio Cesar and Maria Elena Cardoza, now deceased.
Maria was of the Catholic faith. She became a US citizen at the age of 83, after working a life in the U.S.A as a nanny. Prior to arriving to the United States, she managed a farm that produced a variety of produce, a butcher’s shop, and a restaurant in which she fed soldiers during the Salvadorian and Honduran war of 1969. She will always be remembered as a faithful wife, loving mother, strong women, charitable soul, and a friend to all; a woman that truly conquered all.
She is survived by nine loving children, Jesus Alberto Aguilar of Honduras, Rigoberto Aguilar of NY, Ana Emerita Aguilar of Orlando FL, Maria Elena Aguilar of NY, Lillian Aguilar of NY, Reyna Aguilar of Cape Coral, Angel Maria Aguilar of Cape Coral, Jeanette Aguilar of Cape Coral, and Gloria Agentina Gracia Aguilar of New Jersey; sister, Maria Cardoza Alegria of El Salvador; 34 grandchildren; 58 great grandchildren; as well as seven great great grandchildren.
Maria was preceded in death by her husband, Angel Aguilar in 1997; as well as a brother.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, March 1, 2019 at St. Andrew Catholic Church,2628 Del Prado Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33904.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.