Tomasa is survived by her children and grandchildren.
Tomasa was born on November 3, 1943 in Huandacareo, Mexico, to parents Andres Ayala Hernandez and Rafaela Fulgencio Chavez.
Visitation will be Sunday, July 5, 2015, 3:00pm to 7:00pm at O’Connor-Leetz Funeral Home in Elgin. Interment will be at the place of her birth. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Tomasa’s life.