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Rafael Vergara-Rodriguez

December 21, 1950 ~ August 31, 2021 (age 70)

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Rafael Vergara-Rodriguez, U.S. Army Veteran, of Kissimmee FL. Passed away on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at the age of 70. Beloved Husband for a loving 50 years to Bernardina. Devoted Father of Rafael (Martha C. Muniz) Vergara, Jessica (Jose) Munoz, Antonio (Tabatha) Vergara and Cynthia Vergara. Loving Son of the late Candido and the late Rosalia Vergara. Fond Grandfather of Arlene Cruz, Ricardo Cruz, Tai Vergara, Helia Muniz, Bo Muniz, Kayla Vergara, Emma Trejo, Ryan Vergara, Olivia Vergara, William L. Perez and Jasmine Perez.  Dear Brother of many loving siblings. Dear Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Loving Uncle of Rosairis Rodriguez.

Family and friends are to gather for the Visitation on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, IL 60162 (located between Mannheim & Wolf Road). Funeral to follow Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Russo’s Hillside Chapels at 9:00 A.M. Chapel Service celebrated promptly at 11:00 A.M. Interment Private. For additional info. call (708) 449-5300.

In accordance with the Cook County Department of Public Health, starting Monday, August, 23, 2021 REGARDLESS OF VACCINATION STATUS, you will be required to wear a face mask or facial covering to enter the building.

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September 7, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Chapel Service of Christian Burial
September 8, 2021

11:00 AM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Interment Private

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