Emilio Gonzalez Campa, 58, September 29, 2020, longtime resident of the Southwest Side of Chicago-Marquette Park neighborhood, dearly beloved husband of Juana Ruiz Gonzalez; cherished father of Fernando Gonzalez, Maricela Gonzalez, and Jorge Gonzalez; adored grandfather of Angel Hernandez, Adrian Hernandez, Azulenny Gonzalez, and Arianny Gonzalez; loving son of the late Alfonso Gonzalez and Bernarda Campa; devoted brother of 11; dear uncle of many, and friend to all.
Emilio’s dream was to bring his family from Mexico to Chicago. His hard work and positive work ethic allowed him to do so. He wanted the best for his wife and children. He was a roofer by trade and worked 6 days a week to ensure a better life for his family. Emilio enjoyed watching soccer and boxing. He had a passion for cars! His taste of music was enjoyed by all, that being Mexican Polka Music.
Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, where family and friends will gather on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, from 3 to 7 p.m. Funeral Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 8:45 a.m., at chapel, to St. Rita Church, 2700 W. 63rd St., Chicago, IL. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial St. Casimir Cemetery, Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine, Chicago, IL.
PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING:
50 PERSONS AT A TIME AT FUNERAL HOME, 100 PERSONS AT ST. RITA’S, WILL BE OBSERVED. MASKS REQUIRED.
Please visit EMILIO GONZALEZ CAMPA BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Info., 773-581-9000.