OBITUARY

Rosario Mortel

November 14, 1939March 30, 2021
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Rosario Garcia Mortel, 81, on Tuesday March 30, 2021, Rosario ended her battle with br4east cancer at home with her family. Adored daughter of Julio Garcia and Maria Garcia. Beloved wife of the late Vic Mortel. Cherished mother to Bernard Mortel, Charles (Terri) Mortel and Gerard (Mylove) Mortel and loving grandmother to Ellie. Loving sibling to Rexy Mendoza, Maldo Garcia and Liling Garcia and the late Rebecca Garcia.

She worked for over 30 years for the University of Chicago. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her memory to the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

Visitation will be held on April 6, 2021 at 3:00 pm at Drake & Son Funeral Home, 5303 North Western Ave, Chicago, IL.

In consideration of the safety of all our guests and associates, Drake and Son Funeral Home will adhere to the current gathering restrictions in the state of Illinois, which allows 50 or fewer guests at services. Proper social distancing must be practiced and all guests will be required to wear face masks at all times. Thank you for your cooperation.

Funeral Service will be held on April 7, 2021 at 10:00 am at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, 87th Street & S Hamlin Ave, Evergreen Park, IL. Interment will take place immediately following.

Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, April 6, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, April 7, 2021

  • Interment

    Wednesday, April 7, 2021

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Charles Mortel

April 4, 2021

Nanay's Birthday 2016. A portrait taken in between enjoying the wonderful food she cooked and the opening of presents.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Visiting France

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Family Trips in the Philippines

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Visiting Michigan

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The Christening

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Buckingham Palace visit

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Rose & Lina visiting with Marcelito

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Visiting France

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Family Trips in the Philippines

FROM THE FAMILY

Visiting Michigan

FROM THE FAMILY

The Christening

FROM THE FAMILY

Buckingham Palace visit

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Rose & Lina visiting with Marcelito

FROM THE FAMILY