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Esmeralda Carrasco

Published May 07,2020

Obituary's Biography:

Esmeralda “Esmie” Carrasco, 37, a resident of Round Lake Beach, IL, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at her home.  She was born May 29, 1982 in Libertyville, IL.  Esmie had worked at Kindercare in Grayslake for the last 15 years, where she was greatly respected and admired by her students and her peers.  She enjoyed sewing, knitting, reading, drawing, watching old movies, musicals, and singing.  She loved to teach and loved children and animals.  Esmie is survived by her mother Maria (Raymundo) Cruz and her father Miguel Angel Carrasco, her siblings Crystal Cruz and Raymundo Cruz Jr., her half siblings Juan Daniel Carrasco, Rocio Carrasco, and Alma Carrasco, her grandparents Francisco and Josefa Gonzalez and Leonor Carrasco, and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.  She was preceded in death by her grandfather Daniel Carrasco and her grandparents Rogelio Cruz and Josefina Ayala.  A private visitation is scheduled for Saturday May 9, 2020 to be followed by a drive thru visitation from 4pm until 6pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.    Interment will be held privately.    For more information please contact (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

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11 Comments

  1. Esmie was an amazing woman who touched so many lives. She will be greatly missed.

  2. Esmie was an amazing teacher to our three children. You will be missed dearly. ♥️

  3. Rip Esmie, you were a great teacher as well as a great co worker. Thank you.

  4. Esmie was one of the best teachers I ever met! I learned so much from her. I believe she was at the Round Lake Beach KinderCare for closer to 20 years!!!! What an amazing teacher!!!!

  5. May you Rest In Peace Esmie! You will be greatly missed by friends and family! You are a Beautiful and caring woman! God Bless You and Your Family! May their pain of missing you be bearable knowing that you are in no pain, you are always with them in spirit and that they will see you again!

  6. Esmie taught me so much while working at KC, the love an patience she had were remarkable. I will miss you Ms Esmie, but will look up to the heavens and ask for help now that I am a 4/pre kinder teacher. YOU WILL ALWAYS HAVE A PLACE IN MY HEART R.I.P. MY DEAR ANGEL FRIEND ❤

  7. Blessed to have known Esmie… She was an awesome, caring, kind individual that loved the children and families she served. Great teacher with a pleasant spirit. She will be missed. Rest well Miss Esmie! Prayers of strength and comfort for her friends and family ❤️

  8. Sending thoughts of comfort and peace to her family. Was a childhood friend and great co-worker. Was a privlage to cross paths with her.

  9. I am so sorry to hear this news. I remember her sweet, smiling, kind face at Vanessa and Brandon’s birthday parties. My heartfelt sympathy.

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