Teresa G. Gallardo

February 11, 1924 - August 29, 2017
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Belvidere, IL

Teresa G. Gallardo, 93, of Belvidere, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Maple Crest Care Centre surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 11, 1924 in Sand Benito, TX, the daughter of Gregorio and Maria (Cerda) Garcia. She married Edwardo T. Gallardo on February 7, 1943 in San Benito, TX. Teresa was the manager of laundry services at Community General Hospital in Sterling for 26 years. She was a faithful member of Saint James Catholic Church. Teresa enjoyed dancing, playing bingo and crocheting.

Teresa is loved and missed by her children, Edward Gallardo, Jr., Victor Gallardo, Maria  (Tim) Towns, Diana  (Manuel) Perez; grandchildren, Antonio (Jen) Garcia, Elizabeth (Curtis) Garcia, Manuel (Heather Lemke) Perez II, Jennifer (Marco) Ibarra, Michelle (Jaime) Hey, Melissa (Jim) Gallentine, and Viktoria (Tim) Koons ; great-grandchildren, Selena Garcia, Olivia Garcia, Sophia Garcia, Matheo Ibarra, Elias Ibarra, Vivianne Ibarra, Sebastian Perez, Lucas Lemke, T.J. Koons, Kayden Koons, and Chella Heys; brother, Gregorio Garcia; half-siblings, Celia Bennett, Angie Trevino, Juanita Garcia Sandoval, Maria G. Sandoval, Apolonio Garcia, Jesus Garcia, Maria Isabel Aguirre, and Gregorio Garcia, Jr., daughter-in-law, Angelina Howell, special niece, Virginia (Jesus) Rascon, special nephew, John Casas, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, Edwardo and siblings, Virginia G. Garza, Connie Escobedo, Olidia Vargas, Estefana Willmore, Mary Lou Bennett, and Daniel Garcia

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Heartland Hospice and Father Brian Geary for your compassionate care and concern during this time.

A funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Saint James Catholic Church, 402 Church Street, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Father Brian Geary officiating. A visitation will be held 8:30-9:15 a.m., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008. Interment at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Machesney Park. Memorials may be made to the family. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Time: 8:30 am - 9:15 am

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

Address:

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

A visitation will be held 8:30-9:15 a.m., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Saint James Catholic Church

Address:

535 Caswell Street, Belvidere, IL, 61008

A funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Saint James Catholic Church, 402 Church Street, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Father Brian Geary officiating


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Interment in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Machesney Park


 

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Born: February 11, 1924
Died: August 29, 2017

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Tommie Lou Horvath posted on 9/16/17

I knew you for a very short time, Ms. Gallardo, but you left a mark on my heart that I will never forget! May you rest in peace and your family find solace in your humor and the "stories" that you would tell. It was an honor to have known you!

 

Koond Family posted on 9/5/17

Our prayers go with you all. She truly love. God and her family, you have a great legacy to follow.

 

Janie Vargas Greene posted on 9/3/17

Condolences to all the family of my Tia Teresa . Ours prayers go out to the family. May God bless you and help you get thru this difficult time. Love you all. From the Vargas family.

 

John, Alan and L 'dine Casas posted on 9/2/17

We are profoundly sadden by the passing of Aunt Teresa. We are grateful for sharing life with her, love her and will miss her endlessly. John, Alan and L 'dine Casas

 

Julie McIntyre posted on 9/1/17

Diana and family. I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you at this time of sadness.

 

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