Miguel Arias, age 40, resident of North Riverside, passed away April 19, 2012, beloved husband of Alma, nee Ferreira; loving father of Betsaida; devoted son of Jose Luis and the late Maria De Jesus Arias; dear brother of Josefina, Juan, Filomena, Jose, Rosario, Jose Luis, Maria Elena and Teresa. Miguel was an extraordinarily accomplished writer, editor and speaker for Loyola Press and Liturgy Training Publications. Visitation Sunday, 2 to 8 p.m. at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 7750 W. Cermak Rd., Forest Park. Lying in state Monday, 9 a.m. until beginning of 11 a.m. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, 1101 N. 23rd Ave., Melrose Park. Interment Pantion Municipal Cemetery, San Jose De Gracia, Mexico. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the education fund of Betsaida Arias. Info: 708-442-8500 or www.woodlawnchicago.com

Funeral Home

Woodlawn Funeral Home
7750 West Cermak Road Forest Park, IL 60130
(708) 442-8500

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Apr. 22, 2012