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1952 Maria 2022

Maria Teresa Nunez

March 9, 1952 — April 18, 2022

Maria Teresa Nuñez was born March 9,1952 and passed away April 18, 2022. She was born in Ciales, Puerto Rico. At a very young age she came to the United States with her parents and her sister. She was raised in the Lincoln Park area. As an adult she then moved to the Humboldt park area where she lived the remaining part of her life. Maria is survived by her mother Maria Teresa Nieves, her sister Blanca Ortiz, and her brothers Fernando Nieves, Miguel Nieves, Angel Nieves, and Eduardo Nieves. Mother of Angel L. Carrasquillo, Sandra Jimenez, Diana Nuñez, Daniel R. Nuñez, and Samuel J. Nuñez. Grandmother of Inez P. M. Carrasquillo, Clarissa D. Nuñez, Elijah A. K. Moriss, Angel L. Nuñez, Emmanuel Nuñez, Gabriela S. Carrasquillo, Jaidyn Evalisse Nuñez, and Isabella Nuñez. Great grandmother of Nicholas Nuñez and Lamar Sterling Houston. Maria was predeceased by her Father Fernando Enrique Nieves, sister Carmen Gomez, and brother Luis Antonio Nieves. Maria was an educator who worked in numerous CPS schools and retired from Piccolo Elementary. She was also a religious educator and a woman of faith. Maria was a hard working dedicated woman who loved her family and life. Maria enjoyed children as well as animals. She liked helping people in need without any questions asked. She enjoyed dancing salsa and her favorite artiste was Victor Manuel. Maria liked trying out different new foods and also enjoyed watching the MeTV channel, that was her favorite. Maria Teresa Nuñez was a wonderful loving daughter, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She also touched the lives of many others. She was loved by all who knew her and will be deeply missed. Father of all mercies and God of consolations, you love us eternally and transform the shadows of death into the dawn of life. Look upon our grief, be a refuge, and our comfort so that our sadness and our sorrow may turn into the light and peace of your presence. In dying, your son destroyed death, in rising, he restored life. Grant that at the end of our earthly pilgrimage we may be found in his company with our brothers and sisters. There, you shall wipe away every tear. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen
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