Angelica - Aristides A. “Bud” Villa Jr. 85, of Swift Rd., passed away Thursday (July 28, 2016) at the Wellsville Manor.
Born in Gardenville, New York July 1, 1931, the son of Aristides Villa Sr. and Agnes Gushea Villa, he had resided most of his life in Buffalo, moving to Angelica in 1975. Bud had been a heavy equipment operator most of his life and was a member of Local # 17 Operating Engineers, out of Syracuse. After retirement, Bud worked for the Office Of The Aging and Greenthumb.
He was predeceased by his parents, his brother Edward Villa and three sisters, Alvera, Cieleo and Irene.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria McRae Villa to whom he was married in 1988, his daughter, Paula Villa of Buffalo, step-daughter, Valerie (Wayne) Barrie of MN., his son, Steven Villa of Florida, two step sons, Arthur (Carrie) Simons and Timothy Simons both of Angelica, several grandchildren.
To send a remembrance to the family, please visit www.brownandpowersfuneralhomes.com. The Family is being assisted by Gerald R. Brown, Director at Brown & Powers Funeral Home,101 West Avenue in Angelica.
Honoring Bud’s wishes, there will be no visiting hours or services. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.