Agustin Felisissimo BLANCAS

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Agustin Felisissimo BLANCAS Obituary
Agustin Felisissimo Blancas of Chicago, IL. Services will be Sunday for Agustin Felisissimo Blancas who passed away on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 with his loving children by his bedside -- the day of his late wife Yolanda's 89th birthday. A longtime resident of Chicago, he was born in Mexico City on Aug. 6, 1915 and worked as a certified welder for GM Electro-Motive in La Grange, IL until retiring. A triathlete in his youth, he continued bicycling into his early 90's. He loved bicycling, swimming, playing chess, dancing, reading, spending time with his family. With a kind heart and a sweet sense of humor, he always kept a positive and loving outlook. He loved the lakefront and walked miles at its shore. He died peacefully at Seasons Hospice in Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He left behind numerous relatives and friends. While they mourn his passing, they celebrate his long life and the many blessings he provided. Visitation will be 5 p.m. Sunday with a memorial service at 6 p.m. at Benson Funeral Home, 3224 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago. Memorial gifts may be made to Seasons Hospice Foundation, 6400 Shafer Ct., Suite 700, Rosemont, 60018
Published in Chicago Tribune on Aug. 26, 2012
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