Maria Luz Banuelos
April 26, 1927 - August 17, 2017
Maria Luz Banuelos, age 90, a resident of Naperville, IL since 1998 and formerly a longtime resident of Chicago, IL, passed away peacefully on August 17, 2017, surrounded by the love of her family. She was born on April 26, 1927 in Zacatecas, Mexico. Maria is survived by her loving children, Manuel (Caroline) Alamillo, Rosa Alamillo and Elizabeth (Dr. Thomas) Piazza; her cherished grandchildren, Richard Alamillo, Timothy M. (Ariana) Alamillo, Elia Luz (Daniel Rico) Alamillo, Vincent Piazza, Corinne Piazza and Samuel Piazza and great-grandchildren, Veronica Alamillo, Lilliana and Violet Alamillo. She was preceded in death by her son, Manuel Alamillo I (in infancy); her husbands, Ricardo Alamillo and Michael De La Vina; her parents, Abundio and Magdalena Ortiz Banuelos; as well as her siblings, Guadalupe Ortiz, Maria Refugia, Maria Francisca, Maria Juanita, Maria Manuela.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, August 26, 9:00 AM until the time of funeral services at 11:00 AM at the Friedrich-Jones Funeral home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. Interment will follow at Naperville Cemetery.
For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to Maria’s life, memorials to Bethel Temple Assembly of God Orphanage in Veracruz, Mexico. Please make checks payable to “Orfanatorio Refugio”.