Tomasa Borrero (nee Vega), 75, of North Riverside, died March 5, 2015.
Ms. Borrero was born in Puerto Rico on May 23, 1939, and was a homemaker who raised seven children.
She was the wife of Pedro R. Borrero; the mother of Pedro (Esme) Borrero, Joseph Borrero, Martha (Walter) Borrero, Leyda (Martin) Rangel, Jesus (Maria) Borrero, Janet (Carl) Galassi and the late Evelyn Borrero; the grandmother of Joseph Borrero, Leyla Rangel, Eric Rangel, Ethan Borrero, Ella Borrero, Christopher Mendez, Jesse Luke Borrero, Nisa Tomasa Borrero, Carl John Galassi and Evelyn Hope Galassi; the sister of Paula Feliciano, Alba (late Domingo Vega) Feliciano and the late Julio Feliciano; and an aunt to many nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass was celebrated March 9 at St. Hugh Church in Lyons, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.
Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.