Manuel Diaz

  • Died: August 25, 2021
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois

Central Chapel

6158 South Central Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638

Tel. (773) 581-9000

Tribute & Message From The Family

Manuel Diaz, 76, August 25, 2021, born in Mexico, longtime resident of the Pilsen neighborhood in Chicago. Beloved husband of Celia Tovar Diaz, cherished father of Flor Lorenza Diaz, Yamina Arredondo, Manuel Diaz, Jr., and Daniel Angel Diaz. Devoted grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather of 4. He was adored son of the late Vincente Diaz and Audelia Duran Diaz.

Manuel was a life-long landscaper who loved the outdoors. He enjoyed his occasional "cold beverage" and was a part-time smoker. The dinner of fish was his favorite dish and enjoyed listening to Banda Music. Manuel cherished spending time with his family and the many friendships he had in Mexico and here in Chicago.

Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Monday, August 30, 2021, from 2 to 8 p.m. Funeral Tuesday, August 31, 2021, chapel prayers 8:30 a.m., to St. Procopius Church 1641 S. Allport Ave., Chicago. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Burial Resurrection Cemetery.


Please visit MANUEL DIAZ BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit or Info., 773 581 9000.