Milagros Aguilar, 83, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 19.
Aguilar was born on April 29, 1927 in Santa Ana, El Salvador. She was a retired nanny and housekeeper, living in Far Rockaway since 1973. She was a Deaconess for Pentecostal Church Rehoboth, in Far Rockaway and for Alianza Cristiana Misionera in Lawrence, New York.
She is survived by her children, Elba Barrera de Lima of El Salvador, Mirna Garcia of Freeport, New York, Loyda Colon of Far Rockaway, Jose Aguilar of Dix Hills, New York and Martha Julie Burgos of Far Rockaway; sisters, Berta Chincilla and Teresa Vega of El Salvador; and many grandchildren, greatgrandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. A funeral mass took place at Alianza Cristiana Misionera, Lawrence, New York. Interment followed at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, New York.