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Information for Cirilo Escamilla Avila
10 April, 1915
3 November, 1993
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
16 November, 1993
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Cirilo Avila

     Cirilo E. Avila, 78, of Parma, died Wednesday, November 3, 1993, near Dixie, Idaho.  Vigil Services will be held at 7 p.m. today, November 5, 1993, at Dakan Funeral Chapel, Parma.  A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 18, 1993, at Sacred Hearts Catholic Church, Parma, by Father Enrique Terriquez.  Interment will follow at the Parma Cemetery.
     Cirilo Escamilla Avila was born April 10, 1915, in Sabinas Hdo., Nuevo Leon, Mexico, to Teodoro and Avelina Avila.  He was reared and educated in Mexico and married Atanacia Tobias, December 15, 1934, in Mexico.  In 1957, he came to the United States.  He settled in Parma with his family in March of 1976.
     Cirilo loved hunting and especially enjoyed being with his family.  He will be missed by his loved ones.
     He is survived by his wife, Atanacia of Parma; four sons, Ricardo and Antonio Avila of Parma, Fortunato of Mexico and Jose Juan of Caldwell; three daughters, Irma Avila Vargas, Ma. Luisa Avila Salinas of Mexico and Zoila M. Avila of Parma; 27 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.
     He was preceded in death by three children, his parents, three brothers and a sister.