Gregorio Guerrero, 89, of Kewanee, Il. died at his home at 1:00 A.M. Saturday, February 15, 2014. He was born on October 25, 1924 in Durango, Mexico the son of Alejandro & Domitila (Herrera) Guerrero. He married Octavia Guerrero on February 16, 1946 in Durango. They moved to the United States in 1989. She survives along five son and three daughters and their families
A son Jose and Maria L. Guerrero of Chicago, IL their children Adelina Favela, Indolfo Guerrero, Miguel Guerrero, Eduardo Guerrero, Elisa Villaseñor, Joel Guerrero and grandchildren Omar Favela, Daisy Favela, Alex J. Guerrero, Anahi Guerreo, Ricardo Villaseñor, Siana Villaseñor
A son Jesus and Hilda Guerrero of Portage, Indiana and their daughters Joanie J. Guerrero, Jessica Guerrero and granddaughter Vivian Martinez
A son Gilberto and Felipa Guerrero ofChicago, IL and their children Isabel Guerrero, Gilbert Guerrero, Octavio Guerrero, Denise Guerrero and grandchildren Gabriel Guerrero, Miguel Cornejo, Maximiliano Cornejo
A son Jorge and Petra Guerreroof Kewanee, IL and their children Yesenia Guerrero, Jesus Guerrero
A son Manuel and Margarita Guerrero of Longview, Texas and their children Patricia Diaz, Jose Guerrero, Maria Grajeda, Guadalupe Guerrero, Gloria Guerrero and grandchildren Mayra Diaz, Katelyn Diaz
A daughter Maria Irma and Armando Herrera ofKewanee, IL and their children Maria Enriquez, Reyna Cano, Griselda Granillo, Lilia Cano, Alfredo Herrera and Armando Herrera and their grandchildren Diego Cano and Luis A. Enriquez..
A daughter Indalia and Eliodoro Gallarzo ofSparks, Nevada and their children Sonia Gallarzo, Alejandro Gallarzo, Carlos Gallarzo (passed away), Cecilia Gallarzo, Lisette Gallarzo and grandchildren Aylen Garcia, Juan C. Garcia, Mia Ortega, Alan Madrid
A daughter Maria Elida and Pedro Navar of Kewanee, IL and their children Yolanda Navar, Lucia Navar
Also surviving are one brother Catarino Guerrero and Maria Guerrero both of Mexico. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother Jorge Guerrero and one sister Florencia Guerrero. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Kewanee and loved to sing at church. He also enjoyed playing with little kids. He was a farmer and enjoyed farming and agriculture prior to his retirement.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, February 22, 2014 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Kewanee. Fr. Anthony Bird will officiate. Burial will be in the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Kewanee, Il. Visitation will be from 6-9 P.M. Friday, February 21, 2014 at the funeral home. Private online condolences may be left for the family at www.schuenemantumblesonfuenalhome.com.