Estella C. Villarreal, 65, of Crystal Lake, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Woodstock.
She was born Feb. 6, 1948, to Esequiel and Theresa Villarreal in Carrizo Springs, Texas.
Estella was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She was a beautiful, kind and giving person. Estella will be missed by all who knew her.
Estella is survived by her children, Lisa (Jaime) Lopez, and Mark Villarreal; grandchildren, Bianca and Gianna Lopez, Adrianna Villarreal, and Jayden Reece; sisters, Gloria Flores, Mary Linda Cano, Irma Soto, and Suzanne Villarreal; and brothers, Si Villarreal, Joe Villarreal, and Roy Villarreal.
She was preceded in death by her brother Esequiel Villarreal Jr., and her parents.
Memorial Mass will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 11, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 451 W. Route 176, Crystal Lake, IL 60014.
Burial will be held privately in Texas.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sage Cancer Center, 4305 W. Medical Center Drive, McHenry, IL 60050, or 815-344-8000.