January 1, 1931 – August 23, 2018
Carlos Villarreal of Bensenville, age 87, passed away on Thursday, August 23, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Apolonia “Polly” Villarreal; his six children, Thelma (Dale Edwards), Carlos (Carmen), Edna (Jim), Rudy, Irma (Douglas), Melba (Jaime Mata); 11 grandchildren, Eric (Tesha), Brent (Jena), Crystal (Paul), Cassie, Carlos Jr. (Tabitha), Troy (Stephanie), Jenni (Chris), Sarah (Jerry), Rudy, Alex, and Allison; and 12 great grandchildren, Malayna, Jackson, Natalie, Nya, Talyia, Cayliana, Keiden, Layla, Hunter, Nathaniel, Christian, and Leah.
Carlos grew up in Cotulla, Texas, to Gustavo and Hortencia Villarreal, along with his 4 brothers, Tavo, Mike, Guayo and Rauol, and 1 sister, Nena. Carlos was a life-long Cubs fan and as a New Year’s baby, his birthday was always a celebration.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 28, 2018 from 10 AM until time of Funeral Service 11 AM at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville IL. Entombment Mt. Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst IL. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232