Aniceto "Ernest" Peralta Aguinaga, 67, of Big Spring, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11a.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment to follow at Mt Olive Memorial Park, Big Spring.|
A prayer vigil will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel.
Ernest was born April 17, 1948 in San Felipe, Mexico and married Ellen Rodriguez Sept. 14, 1970 in Plainview, Texas. She preceded him in death, July 29, 1984.
Aniceto was a farmer and rancher who loved playing the harmonica and pool.
He is survived by four daughters, Josie Murry of Conway, Ark, Ellen Sedylmeyer of Okla., Gloria Tucker of Oklahoma, and Julie Aguinaga of Big Spring; four sons, Aniceto Aguinaga, Jr. of Mexico, Ernest Aguinaga of Big Spring, Emilio Aguinaga and Leonard Aguinaga both of Bowie; sixteen grandchildren; three brothers, Venacio Aguinaga, Mauro Aguinaga, and Juan Aguinaga; and one sister, Maria Solis.
He was preceded in death by a daughter Maria Elena Aguinaga; his parents, Juan and Josefina Peralta Aguinaga; and a brother, Felipe Aguinaga.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www. npwelch.com.
Published in Big Spring Herald on Jan. 28, 2016