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“Maria your Mom sounded like she had a very interesting life I did not know she was a dance teacher. I had an opportunity to meet your Mom a couple of...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Jamie Sarti

“Maria and family~You were a great daughter Maria and do not forget that!! All are in my prayers ~I love you my friend and I feel your pain? ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Jean

“So sorry to hear of Rita's passing. I'll always remember her stories of Cuba, her laughter and all the awesome cars she drove. She was a wonderful...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Gina Tillotson - Chicago, IL

“Love you mommy ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Maria - IL - daughter

“Our deepest sympathy to your family. Love you ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Stanton and family

“My deepest condolences to you and your family. ”
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7 of 14 | Posted by: Lisa Duty

“My deep condolence to the family your mom is resting in peace with lots of love from your coworker Arlin and family ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Arlin Uriostegui

“My Condolence to the family! ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Gill and family

“My deepest Condolences to you and your family Maria. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Melissa Rich

“Our most sincere condolences to you and your family. May she rest in eternal peace. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Florence Ortiz & Ivan Mercado

“May she dance with the angels. RIP ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Sonia Rios

“My condolences to you and your family May she R.I.P. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Josie Gordils

“love and miss you so much ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Maria

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Rita C. Mendez (nee Roldan), 82, from Chicago, passed away peacefully at home on July 28, 2017. Beloved Mother of Guido Mendez and Maria (John) Riley. Loving Grandmother of Kristin Riley and the late John Riley, Jr. Dear Great-Grandmother of Jaylah Riley, Kaylah Riley and Johnathon Riley. Fond Aunt of Rita Roldan Inguanzo, Ricardo Roldan and Mercy Roldan. She was preceded in death by her loving brothers Ricardo Roldan and Alberto (Berta) Roldan. Rita was born in Havana, Cuba, where she enjoyed dance and taught ballet before moving to the Chicagoland area. She was a longtime employee for Oce Industries before retiring.

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