Mary R. Gonzales

  • Born: April 8, 1943
  • Died: August 16, 2019
  • Location: Sugar Grove, Illinois

Healy Chapel

370 Division Dr
Sugar Grove, IL 60554
Tel. (630) 466-1330

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mary R. Gonzales, 76, of Sugar Grove, passed away Friday, August 16, 2019. She was born April 8,1943 in Midland, MI, daughter of the late Catarino and Eva (Segura) Rodriguez.

She worked at AT&T and was a member of Sugar Grove American Legion Women's Auxiliary. She also enjoyed painting and music, but what she loved the most was spending time with her family and especially her grandsons.

Mary is survived by her loving husband, Magdaleno "Leno" Gonzales; daughter, Nelda (Curt) Karas and her children, John and Alex; step-daughter, Mary Garcia and her children, Nathan and Naomi; great-grandchildren, Isaac, Naomi and Myles; brother, Catarino (Ramona) Rodriguez Jr.; sisters, Alma Garton, Loretta (Hank) Iannotti, Rachel (Lenny) Moore and Margaret Rodriguez as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and close friends.

Along with her parents, Mary was preceded in death by sisters, Sally Harris, Evalina Rodriguez; brothers, Michael Rodriguez, Joe Rodriguez, Bob Rodriguez and Frank Rodriguez; brother-in-law, Bill Garton; sister-in-law, Socorro Rodriguez.

Visitation will be held on Friday, August 23, 2019 from 4 PM until time of service 7 PM at The Healy Chapel, 370 Division Drive, Sugar Grove, IL 60554.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Aunt Mary may you rest in heavenly peace. I will always remember your vivaciousness, kindness and unconditional love. Keeping you and all of us who grieve in prayer.

Posted by Tina Hanonu - University Park, MD - Family   December 20, 2019

I'm sorry to hear about Mary's passing she was a wonderful women. When she lived in Aurora we were her neighbors. Prayers to the family sorry again for your loss

Posted by Jackie Yates Birdwell - Lindenwood, IL - Neighbor   September 18, 2019


You were a dear friend to me and Tim for many years. I loved our friendship. May you rest in peace. Love you, Linda & Tim Blanchard

Posted by A friend   August 23, 2019


I love you Mary. So proud to have our friendship. Rest peacefully my friend. Julie & Dave Prill Sugar Grove Il.

Posted by Julie Prill - Sugar Grove, IL - Friend   August 23, 2019

Our Angel is gathering together with all her loving family in heaven .
Her life on earth was completely done . When tomorrow comes I will be near you
Her legacy of life was beautiful, her wings were full , God lifted you to heaven , gone but not forgotten.
The Rock of the family . Love you

Noe & Beda Hernandez oswego Il. Aug. 16 2019

Posted by Beda Hernandez - Oswego, IL - Family Friend   August 21, 2019

Rest in peace Mary. Remembering the good times at AT&T.

Posted by Jo-Ann Caretto - Channahon, IL   August 20, 2019

Who didn't love mary she is and always will be a special star forever in the light

Posted by Jill Molnar - Yorkville, IL   August 18, 2019

Dear precious Mary,
My prayers of love have always been with you. Your smile always lights up any room any where any place . God is with you and all the angels and saints because your the best and perfect in every way. You gave and gave in so many ways Now you are Gods my prayers are with you until I see you again sis. Love you with all my heart. Len and Rachel

Posted by Rachel Moore - Aurora, IL   August 16, 2019

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