Severa M. Aguirre, 94, of Greeley, passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Birch Assisted Living. Severa was born on April 17, 1920 in San Benito, Texas to Rumaldo Sr. and Manuela (Montez) Maldonado.
Severa grew up in San Benito, TX. She became widowed from Moises Aguirre Sr. in 1961. In 1964, Severa moved to Greeley. She later married Simon Aguirre in the 1980s. She was very active in her church, Primera Iglesias Baptist.
Severa was a very caring person. She never complained about anything and was always honest, no matter what. She gave to the community by cooking, sewing and just being there. She raised her children to serve the Lord and have good values.
Severa is survived by her husband, Simon Aguirre; daughter, Santos (Lorenzo) Garcia; two sons, Celso "Pepe" (Transi) Aguirre and Moises Jr. (Olga) Aguirre; her sister, Rosa Ramirez; 28 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren and 23 great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter; Maria Belia Suarez, sons; Benito, Gilbert and Antonio Aguirre, brothers; Raymond, Rumaldo Jr., Pedro and Angel Maldonado and sister; Maria.
Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Stoddard Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Stoddard Funeral Home. Interment Sunset Memorial Gardens.
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