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Victoria Lorea Arguijo

Pleasanton, Atascosa County, Texas, USA
Death 30 Aug 2009 (aged 88)
Pleasanton, Atascosa County, Texas, USA
Burial Pleasanton, Atascosa County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 111815697 · View Source
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Victoria L. Arguijo
June 15, 1921 - August 30, 2009

Victoria Loera Arguijo, age 88, passed away on August 30, 2009 after a lengthy illness in Pleasanton, Texas. She was born in Pleasanton on June 15, 1921.

She is preceded in death by her father Francisco Loera, mother Josefa Mejia Castillo, husband of 71 years Jesus Maria Arguijo, son Jesse Arguijo, sisters Dominga Loera, Marcela Sotelo and Refugia Tijerina, and brother Francisco Loera.

Victoria is survived by her brother Gerardo Loera and wife Benigna of Woodland, CA., Ernest Castillo and wife Erika of Georgetown, TX., sister, Stella Garcia of Pleasanton, sister Erminia Zamora and husband Gregorio of San Antonio, daughter, Florinda Flores and husband Eliseo of Pleasanton, daughter-in-law Stella Arguijo of Pleasanton, son Roger Arguijo and wife Jane of San Antonio, son Daniel Arguijo and wife Leigh of San Antonio, daughter, Sylvia Martinez and husband Michael of Leming, TX and daughter Cindy Trevino of Pleasanton. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Victoria married Jesus on April 26, 1937. During the 1950's until its closing in the late 1960's, Victoria & Jesus operated Arguijo Dance Hall. Since Victoria was never one to sit still, she also worked at several sewing factories in San Antonio.

In 1965 Victoria began managing Arguijo Cafe that she and Jesus opened. In 2002 the restaurant closed due to her accident and subsequent illness. Those who knew Victoria know she never shied away from any project or job. She knew no boundaries on how to get something done. She had a love for traveling and enjoyed many summers visiting family in California. In her later years, she and her husband along with close friends enjoyed going to Las Vegas.

Visitation will begin at 5:00 PM, Thursday, September 3, 2009 at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Pleasanton, TX. Rosary will follow at 7:00 PM. Funeral services will be at 9:00 AM on Friday, September 4, 2009 at St. Andrew Catholic Church. Burial will immediately follow at St. Andrew Cemetery #2 in Pleasanton, TX.

Hurley Funeral Home




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 111815697
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Victoria Lorea Arguijo (15 Jun 1921–30 Aug 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111815697, citing Saint Andrews Cemetery No. 2, Pleasanton, Atascosa County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Slick (contributor 47388071) .