Figueroa, Marcos Born September 26, 1986 in Joliet, passed away suddenly March 13, 2013 as a result of a car accident. Survived by his mother, Athena (Preston) Webb; father, Luis (Adela) Figueroa Sr.; sister, Gabriela; brothers, Luis Jr. and Nicolas (fiancee Katie George) Figueroa; son, Baltazar Gustov Figueroa; maternal grandparents, Louie and Caroline Highbaugh; paternal grandmother, Ofelia Figueroa. Preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Baltazar Figueroa. Marcos graduated from Illinois State University. He loved comedy and making people laugh. He was a wonderful father, son, brother, uncle, grandson and friend. Funeral from the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home, Saturday March 16, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. Interment Elmhurst Cemetery. Visitation Friday 4:00-8:00 p.m. Memorials to the family would be appreciated.
Published in Herald News on Mar. 15, 2013