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Jesus R. "Jesse" AVILA

1941 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
AVILA, Jesus R. "Jesse"

Jesus, age 73 of Austin was called to be with his savior on August 6, 2014, after a long struggle with complications from Agent Orange. He was born to Gamaliel and Julia Avila on July 12, 1941. He was a graduate of William B. Travis High School, and served in the United States Marines, where he fought in the Vietnam War. He will be buried with full Military Honors.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Ramon and Manuel Avila, his sons Gamaliel Jim and Angel Avila.

He is survived by his sister Esther A. Leibas and her husband Ignacio Leibas Sr. of Austin, his sister Margaret A. Sustaita of Del Valle, his daughter Debra A. Sustaita and her husband Pedro Sustaita of Uhland, step-daughter Joann Arriola of Austin, 5 grandchildren, 3 step-grandchildren and 9 step-great grandchildren.

Pallbearers are Alex Castillo, Ignacio Leibas Jr., Manuel Tavarez III, Michael Navarro, Manuel Vizcalla and Paul Vasquez. Honorary Pallbearers are Pablo Alberto Sustaita, Gabriel Avila, and Norberto Martinez.

Services will be held on Friday August 8, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Angel Funeral Home, 1600 S. 1st. Services will be officiated by Pastor Rudy Mojica Sr. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.

The Family would like to Thank Hospice of Austin Christopher's House for their dedicated support and attention during our love one's final days.
Published in Austin American-Statesman from Aug. 8 to Aug. 9, 2014
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