February 7, 1930 – July 18, 2019
Salud Villaflor Botones, 89, passed away at her home on July 18, 2019. She was born on February 7, 1930 in the Philippines. She left the Philippines in 1981 and resided in Chicago, IL. before moving to Louisville. She attended mass at St. Raphael Archangel. She enjoyed sewing, gardening and doing crossword puzzles. Salud was preceded in death by her parents, brothers and sisters, and her beloved husband of 40 years, Narciso Botones. Left to cherish her memory are her children, Mila Dichoso, Margarito (Evangeline), Lucy, Ceferino (Gloria) and Clemen; grandchildren, Mae Davis (Joshua), Marvin (Joanne), Marlene Guevarra (Julius), Marra Kang (Chan), Marelle Capistrano (Isaac), Marveline, Elena, Krystle Quiatchon (Matthew), Irah Joshua and Nico; great grandchildren, Makenna and Andrew Davis, James and Liam Botones, Jacob, Marco, and Matteo Guevarra, Louna Quiatchon. Her children would like to acknowledge the following for the love and support towards their mother: Drs. Rukmaiah and Leela Bhupalam, their children, Nihar (Priyanka) and Nitin, whom Salud loved as her own grandchildren; Beling and Sherrill Swain and their daughter, Sheila (Alex); Tina Garr; Rosal family of Mundelein, IL.; Sion Baral and Castillo Family of Chicago, IL.; Noh Javier; Secondez family and Sordan family. Special appreciation to Salud's hospice team: Becky, Rafael and Cheryl. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Salud's life will take place from 4-8pm on Friday, August 2, 2019 at Arch L. Heady at Resthaven, 4400 Bardstown Road. To celebrate Salud's long, blessed life, the family requests that guests wear brightly colored or white attire instead of black.
- Celebration of Life Friday, August 2, 2019
July 26, 2019
From the Gamez Family...
With deepest sympathy
Someone so special, will not be forgotten, happy times we could never forget. Wonderful memories will live on forever, in our hearts we will never forget.
We will miss you, Lulang Salud.
Marlene Botones Guevarra
July 23, 2019
From my De La Salle University-Dasmariñas family.
Juliet, corazon, nimfa, juanita, glorioso Sosa
July 22, 2019
Our deepest condolence to the whole Botones family...May she rest in peace in the hands of our Dear Lord.