Leonarda Aguilar Torres, 87 of Silver City passed away May 11, 2020 in Silver City.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 from 9am to 10am at Cross Point Church in Silver City followed by the Funeral Service at 10am. Concluding service and burial will take place at the Bayard Cemetery. Officiating will be Pastor David Rel. COVID-19 restrictions will apply and only 25% of church capacity will be allowed.
Leonarda was born April 22, 1933 in San Lorenzo, NM to Rosendo and Francisca Aguilar. A life long area resident, she loved cooking for her family and anyone else who happened to be at her home. Leonarda enjoyed being outside and tending to her plants, but one of her greatest joys was dancing. Leonarda was loving and caring and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Leonarda is survived by two sisters, Emma Aguilar and Rosie Frazier; two grandchildren, Candice Baca and Gabriel Torres; seven great grandchildren, Ralinda Muniz, Danyael Torres, Gisselle Torres, Gabriel David Torres, Franky Carrasco, Zakira Baca and Emma Lyza Baca. She was preceded in death by her three sons, Danny Torres, David “Gene” Torres and Roland Torres; two brothers, Eliseo “Alex” Aguilar and Ernest Aguilar; one sister, Lydia Aguilar; and two great grandchildren, Gabriel Daniel Carrasco and Elidan Torres.
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