Melchor Garza Jr., of Wood Dale, passed away peacefully surrounded by all of his dear loved ones on December 31, 2019. Beloved husband of Dora E. (Chapa), loving father of Yadira (Tony), Melchor III (Tita), and Gerardo. Proud grandfather of Daniel, Isabelle, and Maya Annalise. Son of Graciela Montemayor de Garza. Preceded in death by his father Melchor Garza Sr. and his brother Jaime. He is survived by his siblings Manuel Angel (Lupita), Jose Luis, Javier (Nidia), Oliverio (Elsy), Ana Galvan (Gustavo), Gloria Cardenas (Juan G), and Graciela (Ramon), and many aunts and uncles, cousins and nephews. Melchor was a very kind, loving man and will be deeply missed by his family and so many wonderful friends. If you ever met him, you liked him. If you knew him, you loved him. We hold you close with our hearts and there you will remain to walk and guide us through our lives until we meet again. Visitation Sunday, December 5th from 2:00-7:00PM at Geils Funeral Home, 260 West Irving Park Road, Wood Dale. Interment at Mount Emblem Cemetery.