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Teresita Marsal-Avila

August 25, 1960 ~ January 8, 2024 (age 63) 63 Years Old
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Teresita Marsal-Avila Obituary

Teresita Marsal-Avila, suddenly passed away on Monday, January 8, 2024 at the age of 63. Beloved Wife for a loving 28 years to Alfredo Avila. Devoted Mother of Melissa Avila. Loving Daughter of the late Alberto & the late Maria Marsal. Dear Sister of Alberto Antonio (Rosa) Marsal. Dear Aunt of Gregory Marsal, Anthony Marsal, Alberto Marsal and Gabriel Marsal.

Teresita Marsal-Avila was born in Havana, Cuba and immigrated to the United States at the age of thirteen alongside her parents and her brother. As a child, Teresita determined that she was pursue a career in law after her favorite show, Perry Mason. Throughout her studies and career, Teresita was known as a zealous advocate for immigrants seeking relief. Her compassion, kindness, and integrity are what made her an extraordinary leader and mentor. Teresita’s impact as an entrepreneur touched the lives of all who worked alongside her. Her life as a mother, wife, sister, and friend will always be beloved. 

Family and Friends are to gather for the Visitation on Friday, January 12, 2024 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, Illinois 60162 (Located between Mannheim & Wolf Road). Funeral to Follow on Saturday, January 13, 2024 at Russo’s Hillside Chapels with a Visitation from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Chapel Service of Christian Burial to be celebrated promptly at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois. For additional Information, please call (708) 449-5300. In lieu of flowers donations to the Girl Scouts of Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana bit.ly/3TRQxxm appreciated. 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
January 12, 2024

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

Visitation
Saturday
January 13, 2024

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Chapel Service of Christian Burial
Saturday
January 13, 2024

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

Interment
Saturday
January 13, 2024

Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
1400 South Wolf Road
Hillside, IL 60162

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