COMANCHE ? Graveside services for Severo “Shorty” Aguilar, 78, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 4, in Democrat Cemetery in Comanche County, with Bro. Ronnie White officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Comanche Funeral Home. Lunch will be held at 11:30 a.m. before the services at the home of Dolores and Dino Mireles, 307 N. Lane in Comanche.

He died Friday, March 1, 2013, in Abilene.

He was born Oct. 22, 1934, in Edna, to Guadalupe Aguilar and Alicia (DeLeon) Aguilar. He was a farmer. He also worked as a maintenance person and bus driver for Comanche Independent School District for 10 years and as a maintenance person for Clemons Motor Company. He was a member of the National Guard and the New Testament Holiness Church in Bangs.

Survivors include his brothers, Jessie and wife Doris Aguilar of Bangs, Lupe and wife Lillian Aguilar of Victoria and Raymond Aguilar of Edinburg; sisters, Dolores and husband Dino Mireles of Comanche, and Ramona and husband Victor Rodriguez of Mullin; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Eliseo Aguilar.