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Miguelina Parrilla Benitez Dies at 78

Miguelina Parrilla Benitez

Miguelina “Guela” Parrilla Benitez died on Tuesday, Feb. 21. She was 78 years old.

She is survived by her daughters: Maria Rebbman, Ida Cruz (husband Angel Cruz) and Leriz Rosario (husband Abraham Rosario Jr); sons: Luis Benitez, Nelson Benitez and Jose Benitez; grandchildren: Elgania, Yesenia, Cely, Angel Jr, Emanuel, Angelica, Javier, Xavier, Nelson Jr., Amber, Arieliz and Abraham III; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Felicita “Fela” Soto; brothers: Francisco “Paco,” Benjamin “Toths,” Carmelo “Cano,” Angel “Wico,” Jose Luis “Tuna” and Eleuterio “Chire” Parrilla; aunt, Aida Bermudez; and other family and friends too numerous to mention.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a funeral service at 9 a.m., Friday, March 3, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. There will be no interment.

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