Blanca M. Gonzalez
Blanca M. Gonzalez, a resident of Grayslake, passed away Thursday June 20, 2013 at the age of 72. She was born January 31, 1941 in Mexico to Juan and Diamantina Morales. Blanca was a longtime volunteer at St. Joseph the worker in Wheeling and a member of the Women’s club at Our Lady of the Brook in Northbrook. She was also part of the Women’s auxiliary at Thorek Hospital in Chicago. Blanca is survived by her children Blanca (Pat) Gonzalez-Dunsmore, Virgil (Tina Beckham) Gonzalez, Lorena (Paul) Risinger, and Sandra (Andrew) Gonzalez-Low, her grandchildren Drake, Briana, and Mason Dunsmore, Grant Gonzalez, Liliana (Jason) Bober, Cameron, and Alecia Gonzalez, Chase, Aubrey, and Hannah Risinger, and Eliana, Carissa, and Sarina Low, her great-grandchildren Madelynn, Echo, Ella, and Jason Jr., and her brother Juan Morales Garza. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Virgilio, her infant son Juan Carlos, and her brother Victor Morales Garza. Friends of the family may visit Sunday June 23, 2013 from 2:00pm until 6:00 pm at STRANG FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030. The funeral mass is scheduled for Monday June 24, 2013 at 10:00am at St. Gilbert Catholic Church 301 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL. Interment will follow at Ascension Catholic Cemetery in Libertyville, IL. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in Blanca’s name. For information, call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.