Gloria Escobedo, 71, passed away on April 25, 2019. She is the wife of Antonio Escobedo. They shared 46 years together. She was born in Durango, Mexico, on Sept. 22, 1947.
She enjoyed dancing, time with grandchildren, gardening, going to church, cooking and going on road trips. She will be remembered for her joyful presence, and her caring, loving and outgoing personality.
She is survived by her spouse Antonio Escobedo, their five daughters and their spouses, 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral Mass will be at noon on Friday, May 3, at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church in Evanston.
A second service will be at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 3, at Nueva Vida Baptist Church in Evanston.