Visitation for Edilia J. Perez (nee Hernandez), 96, of Long Grove, will be held Tuesday, August 13, 2019, from 10:00 a.m until the time of the Funeral Services, 12:00 p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. The Interment will follow at Mt. Emblem Cemetery.
Edilia was born in Cuba on July 3, 1923, and passed away August 9, 2019, at home in Long Grove, surrounded by her family.
She was the beloved wife of the late Gustavo Perez; loving mother of Maritza (Tom) Figiel, Edilia (Tim) Nalepka and Elizabeth Robertson; loving grandmother of Jennifer (Chris) Esmits, Thomas Figiel, Melissa Nalepka, Christina Robertson and Matthew Robertson; dear daughter of the late Emeterio and Benita Hernandez; fond sister of the late Dr. Jose (Doris) Hernandez.
In lieu of flowers, memorials will be appreciated to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131 or click www.parkinson.org