“Thank you for the thoughtful poem and forget-me-not seeds. I will plant them in my garden if it ever gets warm enough. What a great idea.
— A. W.
Rolando Aleman Jr.
July 31, 1960 - January 13, 2013
Rolando “Tito” Aleman Jr., age 52, a Plainfield, IL resident since 2006, formerly of Melrose Park, Maywood, Northlake, IL and Miami, FL, died Sunday, January 13, 2013 at Edward Hospital in Naperville after battling liver cancer since 2003. He was born July 31, 1960 in Moron, Camaguey, Cuba.
Beloved husband of Odalys (nee Hernandez) Aleman, whom he married December 26, 1987, loving father of Daniel and Alexander Aleman; Rolando Aleman III and Alexis Aleman, devoted son of Tomasa (nee DeLeon) and the late Rolando Aleman Sr., dear brother of Myra (Milton) Rubio of Miami, FL, fond uncle of Milton Jr. and Geovanni Rubio.
Rolando grew up in the Chicago area and was a 1978 graduate of Proviso East High School in Maywood, IL. He served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1980-1986 and most recently was employed at Windmere Corp., Miami, FL. Rolando served as a volunteer firefighter with the Village of Stone Park, IL. He loved cars and music.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Saturday, January 19, 10:30 A.M. at St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield.
Additional services are being planned for Miami, FL.
Future Inurnment: Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery, Doral, FL.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to: American Cancer Society.