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Alfonso Contreras Avitia

November 24, 1928 — January 20, 2024

Alfonso Contreras Avitia, 95, passed on Saturday, January 20, 2024 at home surrounded by family. 

Alfonso was born on November 24, 1928 in Nuevo Ideal, Durango Mexico, son of Maura Avitia Hernandez and Francisco Contreras Mendoza. Alfonso married Socorro Quiñones de Contreras and she proceeded him in his death. Alfonso was a farmer. He liked to spend time with friends, loved to dance, sing, play baseball and watched boxing. Alfonso also loved to spend time with his family. 

Those left to cherish Alfonso's memory include daughter Lilia Adriana Contreras Quiñones (Reymundo), son Luis Alfonso, (Fabiola) Contreras, Iker Fabian Contreras, Daniel, Pricilla Villagrana, daughter Daniela Contreras, Yareth De Jesus, Francisco Alfonso, Daniel Adrian, Dahilyne Del Socorro, Angel Rafael Contreras, daughter Yulma Adriana (Edward) Ortiz, Hassam Eliud (Ivonne) Martinez, Zahailey Camila and son Hassam Eliud Jr. Martinez and nieces and nephews. 

Visitation will be from 4pm - 9pm on Thursday, January 25, 2024 at Tezak’s Home to Celebrate Life, 1211 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60435. A mass will be held at 10am on Friday, January 26, 2024 at St. Patrick's Church, 710 W. Marion St, Joliet, IL 60436. Cremation will follow in accordance with his wishes.



Alfonso Contreras Avitia de 95 años de edad falleció el sábado 20 de Enero del 2024 en su casa rodeado de su familia.


 Alfonso nació el 24 de Noviembre de 1928 en Nuevo Ideal, Durango México, hijo de Maura Avitia Hernández y Francisco Contreras Mendoza. Alfonso se casó con Socorro Quiñones de Contreras y El la siguio hacia el camino de la eternidad. Era agricultor y ganadero. Le gustaba pasar tiempo con amigos, le encantaba bailar, cantar, jugar béisbol y ver peleas de boxeo. También le encantaba pasar tiempo con su Familia.


 Aquellos que quedan para apreciar su memoria de El incluyen a su hija Lilia Adriana Contreras Quiñones (Reymundo), a su hijo Luis Alfonso, (Fabiola) Contreras, Iker Fabian Contreras, Daniel, Pricilla Villagrana, a su hija Daniela Contreras, Yareth De Jesus, Francisco Alfonso, Daniel Adrian, Dahilyne Del Socorro, Angel Rafael Contreras, a su hija Yulma Adriana (Edward) Ortiz, a su hijo Hassam Eliud (Ivonne) Martinez, Zahailey Camila y Hassam Eliud Jr. Martinez y sobrinas y sobrinos.


El velorio será de 4 p. m. a 9 p. m. el Jueves 25 de Enero de el 2024 en Tezak's Home to Celebrate Life, 1211 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60435. El Viernes 26 de Enero del 2024 se llevará a cabo una misa de cuerpo presente a las 10am en la Iglesia de San Patricio, 710 W. Marion St, Joliet, IL 60436.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, January 25, 2024

4:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

Tezak’s Home to Celebrate Life

1211 Plainfield Rd, Joliet, IL 60435

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Funeral Service

Friday, January 26, 2024

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

St. Patrick Catholic Church

710 West Marion Street, Joliet, IL 60436

funeral procession will depart at 9:30 am from the funeral home to the church. Cremation will follow after services.

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