Roberto Emilio Herrera, 76, of Gurnee passed away on Friday, August 9, 2019 at Vista East Medical Center in Waukegan.
He was born on June 15, 1943 to Emilio Solis and Blanca Herrera in El Salvador. On December 9, 1962 he married Rosario Lopez in Quezaltepeque, El Salvador. He attended Familias En Cristo Church. He loved music, horses, the ocean, nature and collecting hats, but his greatest love of all was his family.
Roberto is survived by his wife, Rosario, his mother Blanca, his children; Rosario (Rodolfo) Quijada, Blanca (Angel) Figueroa, and Carlos R. Herrera, his grandchildren; Betsy Quijada, Jamie Quijada, Jonathan Quijada, JoseAngel Quijada, Sarah Quijada, Bryan Quijada, Karen (Jose) Nieves, Angel Figueroa, David Figueroa, Carlos Herrera Jr., Roberto Herrera, and Lisette Herrera, his great grandchildren; Lilah Quijada and Genesis Nieves, his siblings; Isaias, Lilian, Marta, Emilio, Norma, Jorge, Rene, Irma, Patricia, Mario, and Alba
He was preceded in death by his father Emilio.
Visitations will be from 5:00-9:00 P.M. on Friday, August 16, 2019 and again from 10:00-11:00 A.M. on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Warren Funeral Home located at 1475 N. Cemetery Rd. Gurnee, IL. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday at the funeral home.
Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park Cemetery in Libertyville, IL.
Warren Funeral Home is assisting the family.
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