Rosalio Aguinaga, “Chalio” to family and friends, of Elgin, died Friday, April 17 2015 at Presence St. Joseph Hospital. He was born in Jalisco, Mexico on September 4, 1934.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Emilia; father, Juan and mother, Luisa: daughter, Rosa and grandson, Tito.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother and will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his five children; Ricardo (Oristela) Aguinaga, Emilia (Mark) Hubbard, Juan (Lucy) Aguinaga, Gilberto Aguinaga, Luis (Silvia) Aguinaga. And eighteen grandchildren; Ryan Echols, Davijon Aguinaga, Sophia Aguinaga, Isaiah Aguinaga, Raquel Fortoso, Amanda Jones, Rosalie Powell, Zachary Hubbard, Felicia Aguinaga, Olivia Aguinaga, Antonio Aguinaga, Alexis Aguinaga, Roberto Villarreal, Ericka Villarreal, Abi Aguinaga, Isa Aguinaga, Luis Andres Aguinaga, and Belen Aguinaga: and many other family and friends.
Visitation will be held Thursday, April 23rd from 9:00 to 10:30 am at O’Connor-Leetz Funeral Home and funeral services will be held at St. Joseph Church, 272 Division Street, Elgin at 11:00 am with Father Raphael Tunarosa officiating. Committal is immediately following the church service, at Mount Hope Cemetery in Elgin.