Angel A. Araneta

Passed away on February 5, 2012

Angel A. Araneta of Yonkers died on Sunday February 5, 2012 at age 74. He was born on April 4, 1937 to Juan and Rosa (Aldeguer) Araneta in the Philippines. Mr. Araneta worked as a bank manager and also as a sugar planter. On August 15, 1970 he married Margaret Montinola; she survives. Angel was a parishioner of Christ the King Church; and when in the Philippines a member of the Rotary Club and Upsilon Sigma Phi. Besides his wife Margaret, he is survived by his 2 sons; Jose Luis and Juan Carlos Araneta; 4 brothers John, Jesus, Rafael and Valentine and 3 sisters Rosemarie, Katy and Marie Pilar. He was predeceased by his sister Grace. Visiting hours will be both Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9pm at the Whalen & Ball Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be in Christ the King Church on Friday February 10th at 10am. Committal service will follow at Ferncliff Chapel. Whalen & Ball Funeral Home 168 Park Avenue Yonkers, NY 10703 (914)965-5488


  • Visitation Wednesday, February 8, 2012
  • Visitation Wednesday, February 8, 2012
  • Visitation Thursday, February 9, 2012
  • Visitation Thursday, February 9, 2012
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 10, 2012

Angel A. Araneta

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February 15, 2012

Though, I have have not met AA in person, I have heard so much from my senior brods about his good deeds for the frat.

I sincerely extend my family's condolences to the family of AA. Our prayers that he joins the Holy Noble Fellow of the Universe in Eternal Peace!

Fred 68

February 9, 2012

To Binky and kids and AA's brothers and sisters. Our deepest condolences in the passing of AA. May Our Lord and Our Lady give you the strength and consolation during these times.
Inday Ce (Maria Celia) and Lisa Betita (Flushing, NY)

Adolfo Banguilan Jr '57

February 9, 2012

My condolence to AA's family.
He was a next dorm brod in Los Banos and the Upsilon days will always be a part of our 'Golden Days'.

Leon Arceo

February 9, 2012

I count AAA (Angel Aldeguer Araneta) as one of my closest brods at UPLB. We kept our bond alive in Bacolod City after graduation. To me, he is a model Upsilonian.

Leon '59

Bert Dy-Liacco '57

February 9, 2012

On behalf of the Upsilon Florida Group, I wish to extend our most sincere condolence to the family of my batchmate and Fellow Upsilonian AA. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sadness and grief.

February 9, 2012



Cesar Galvez

February 8, 2012

Fond memories like sharing good wholesome fun while at UPLB, and exchanges of phone calls and Christmas cards while still domiciled in the US keep dear brod AA alive. My condolence and prayers to the family.

February 8, 2012

Dear Brod Angel,

Even in death we cherish our Fellowship here on earth as well as in Heaven. May all the Angels sent by our Almighty Father accompany you until you reach the footstep before Him and say, "thank you Father for receiving me now and forever be with You".

Roger P. Megino '55

February 8, 2012

A great loss to the fellowship but he shall be among the bright stars of the upsilon galaxy who traveled beyond. We offer our condolences and prayers to the family.

Gari Tiongco

Bobby & Evelyn Alvir

February 7, 2012

Dear Binky, Jose Luis, Juan Carlos and family,

Our heartfelt condolences. We share your grief, as we also feel your profound loss of AA - dear friend and brother. Peace and rest and a long-sought eternal reward in Heaven will now be AA's domain. May his loving memories and wam remembrances comfort you.

We will be with you on Friday, when we bid a final farewell to our dear brod.

With love and prayers from,
Bobby and Evelyn (Alvir)