Rogelio "Roy" Cruz-Crespo

September 16, 1932 ~ August 27, 2021 (age 88)


Rogelio “Roy” Cruz-Crespo age 88 Korean War Veteran

Beloved husband of 57 years to the late Elba Ana Cruz.
Devoted father of Dolores (Raymond) Negrete, Roy Jr. (Regina) Cruz, and Richard (Vicki Schmidt) Cruz.
Proud grandfather of Steven, Stephanie, Brian, Rachel, Kevin, Eric, and Matthew.
Loving brother of many.
Cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Tuesday August 31st from 3 – 8 p.m.

Funeral Wednesday Sept. 1st at 9:00 a.m. from the Sagrada Familia Funeral Home, 4950 W. 79th Street, Burbank, IL to St. Denis Church, 8301 S. St. Louis Avenue, Chicago, IL. Mass 10:00 a.m.

Interment St. Mary Cemetery, 87th Street & Hamlin Avenue, Evergreen Park, IL

In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674, would be appreciated.

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August 31, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sagrada Familia Funeral Home
4950 West 79th Street
Burbank, IL 60459

Funeral Mass
September 1, 2021

10:00 AM
Saint Denis Catholic Church
8301 South St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60652


St Mary's Catholic Cemetery
3801 W 87th St
Evergreen Park, IL 60805

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