PEWAUKEE 鈥 Jose Noe Aguilera, owner of Noah鈥檚 Pizza in Pewaukee, died in an automobile accident on May 3 at the age of 48. He will be missed by his eight children, Bryan, Francisco, Britany, Alison, Gabriela, Dylan, Guadlupe and Melanie; and wife, Elizabeth Aguilera.

He was born in Mexico on Feb. 13, 1976 to Nicolas and Tomasa Aguilera. He was known to enjoy ranching in Mexico and dreamed of returning with his family someday.

Aguilera had a passion for cooking and eating good food, leading him to open Noah鈥檚 Pizza in 2020. There, he served classic Mexican favorites and plenty of Italian and American fare.

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His church, Ascension Lutheran Church in SM天地论坛, is collecting financial donations for the Aguilera family. They will also be collecting newborn girl clothing, diapers in newborn size or size five, and Similac 360 Total Care infant formula, as Elizabeth returned from the hospital with their eighth child, Melanie, just hours before Aguilera鈥檚 death.

According to his obituary on Randle Dable Brisk Funeral home鈥檚 webpage, a public visitation for Aguilera will be held on May 14 between 2 and 4 p.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1415 Dopp Street, SM天地论坛.