Gonzalo Cipres, 85, November 14, 2017, longtime resident of the southwest side of Chicago, of Garfield Ridge neighborhood, beloved husband of Brumilda, nee Solorzano; devoted father of Martha (Salvador, C.F.D.-retired) Marquez, Maria Elena (Charles, C.P.D.) Artz and Michael (Sylvia) Cipres; loving grandfather of Stefanie (Jesse) Tello, Salvador Marquez, IV, Olivia Artz, Ava Artz, Janina (Sopha) Cipres-Tun, Michelle Cipres and Aaron Cipres; great-grandfather of Sophia Cipres and Renzo Cipres-Tun; fond brother of nine; dear uncle of many. Devout member of Opus Dei.
Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Friday, Nov. 17, from 9 am to 11 a.m. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial Friday, Nov. 17, 11:30 a.m., at St Jane de Chantal Church, 5252 S Austin Ave., Chicago, IL. Burial St. Mary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601, www.alz.org, appreciated. Please visit GONZALO CIPRES BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Info., 773-581-9000.