Visitation Jan. 18 For County Board Member Jesse Vazquez

Visitation Jan. 18 For County Board Member Jesse Vazquez

  • Editor’s Note: The following obituary is courtesy of the Deleiden Mortuary. In addition to this obituary, its website includes a tribute wall, place to upload photos and videos, send flowers or make a donation.

Jesus Baldemar “Jesse” Vazquez, 51, of Montgomery, IL, passed away Monday, Jan. 12, 2015 at Rush-Copley Medical Center. He was born on Nov. 28, 1963, in Linares, NL, Mexico.

Aside from Jesse’s public service, which is how many came to know him, Jesse was also an avid sports enthusiast with a passion for golf. His family looked forward to all his amazing dishes. Jesse loved teasing all of the children in good fun. He organized yard games, rides in the canoe, never being subjected to a boring family function. Jesse always made each and everyone feel special.

He is survived by his wife, Maria M. (Aviles) Vazquez of Montgomery, IL; his three children, Eric B. (Danielle) Vazquez, Michael J. Vazquez, and Veronica Morgan Vazquez, all of Montgomery, IL; his granddaughter, Rori A. Vazquez; his future grandson, Sebastian B. Vazquez; his parents, Maria E. (Aguirre) and Jesus P. Vazquez; his brother, Ricardo Vazquez of Aurora, IL; three sisters, Laura (David) Dhom of Sugar Grove, IL, Gloria (Ray) Torres of Oswego, IL, and Susana (Saul) Gutierrez of Cape Girardeau, MO; his parents-in-law, Socorro and Margarita Aviles of Aurora, IL; his sister-in-law, Margarita E. (Peter) Cozzoni of Aurora, IL, his brother-in-law, Carlos (Adella) Aviles of Bensenville, IL and his sister-in-law, Lucia (Stephon) Butler of North Aurora, IL; 21 nieces and nephews Vanessa, Monica, Isabella, Mark, Alex, Ethan, Giselle, Esteban, Madalyn, Andrea, Celeste, Olivia, Sofia, Celeste, Dante, Devon, Lucas, Stephanie, Steven, Victoria, and Maya.

He was preceded in death by his nephew, Augustin Torres; his maternal grandparents; and his paternal grandparents.

Funeral from THE DALEIDEN MORTUARY will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, proceeding to St. Peter Church at 10 a.m. Msgr. Robert Willhite will officiate, and interment will be private.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to  8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, with a liturgical wake service at 2 p.m. at THE DALEIDEN MORTUARY, 220 N. Lake St., Aurora, 630-631-5500.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Jesse B. Vazquez Memorial Fund established at the Old Second National Bank, 37 South River St., Aurora, IL 60506-4172.

SOURCE: The Daleiden Mortuary