Emma Iris Marban sadly passed away on Monday, March 20, 2023 at the age of 64. She finally succumbed to her illness but we find comfort knowing she is now resting in peace and knows no pain in heaven with our Lord. Emma was born on December 19, 1958. She was preceded in death by her father, Ismael E. Garcia. She is survived by her mother, Gizelda Gloria Garcia, her children Iris (Fred) Leon, Isis Marban (Ivan Rodriguez), Vincente Marban Jr. and her grandchildren Alberto Torres, Isis Ellysa Burgos, Antonio Torres, Christopher Leon, Andrea Torres, Emily Leon, Vicente Marban and Christian Marban. She is also survived by her siblings Edna, Elsa, Ismael, Irma, Elva, Israel, Elder, Ivan, Ethel, and Gizelda. Emma was a beloved daughter, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Thank you to family and friends who have shown unconditional support in this time of sorrow and have provided solace to our family through their presence, kind words and more.
Visitation is scheduled for Friday, March 24th, 2023 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM, at Warren Funeral Home and Mausoleum at 1475 N. Cemetery Road (located on the northside of the intersection of Tri-State Parkway and Cemetery Rd.), Gurnee, IL 60031. The Funeral service is the next day and will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 25th, 2023, also at the funeral home. Prior to the service time there will be an hour between 1:00PM until 2:00 p.m. for visitation.
The family has entrusted the arrangements to Warren Funeral Home 1475 N. Cemetery Rd. (located on the northside of the intersection of Tri-State Parkway and Cemetery Rd.) in Gurnee, Illinois 60031. For further information please call 1-847-855-2760.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Emma's memory and would be greatly appreciated.