Luis H. Noriega, 25 of Elgin, died Sunday, April 15, 2007 at St. Anthony Medical Center, Rockford. Born March 8, 1982 in Elgin, he was the son of Gilberto and Margarita (Garcia) Noriega.
He was a graduate of St. Edwards Catholic High School, and had many friends. He was also a student at Kishwaukee Community College where he studied sports and public relations. He will be remembered for being a loving brother, a caring friend to many, his love for family and his passion for the Chicago White Sox.
Luis is survived by brother, Gilberto Noriega, Jr., and two sisters, Sandra and Lauri.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 18, 2007 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the O’Connor – Leetz Funeral Home, Elgin with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with Fr. Leonardo Maldonado, officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Elgin. Memorials may be made in Luis’s memory to the Noriega family. For more information please call 847-741-1400.