Pedro "Pete" Aguilar, Sr. age 77, of Holland, passed away peacefully into the loving arms of his Savior with his family by his side on Friday, April 14, 2017, at his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Pedro "Pete" Aguilar, Jr. and a brother, Juan "Johnny" Aguilar, Jr.
Pedro was born in George West, Texas, the son of Juan and Marta Aguilar. He retired from United Technologies as a plant manager following 37 years of employment.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Felicita (Fela); children, Leonardo and Cynthia Aguilar, Patricia and James VandeWege, Randolph and Carrie Aguilar; grandchildren, Chad (Katie) Hop, Ryan (Cayla) Hop, Steven (Kim) Aguilar, Jacob (Arianna) Victor, Erik Aguilar, Jillian (Jacob) Schlossberg, Jacqueline VandeWege (fiancée Tanner Bush), Jesslyn VandeWege, Sarah Wheeler, Gabrielle Aguilar, Caitlin Aguilar; great grandchildren, Aubrey Hop, Makenna Hop, Madayln Aguilar, Zayden Aguilar, Gisele Gonzalez, Jennavise Victor; siblings, Martin and Polle Aguilar, Juanita Muñoz, Nestor and Dalia Aguilar; many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 21, 2017 at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 E. 16th St. Holland, with Rev. Paul Hontz and Rev. Larry Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m., Thursday, April 20 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Holland. www.langelandsterenberg.com.