Javier Almaguer, age 57, of Leland, IL passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born on July 30, 1962 in Cd. Valles, Slp, Mexico the son of Baudelio and Hortencia (Herrera) Almaguer.
Javier was united in marriage to the former Maria Elena Vargas-Solis and they spent many happy years together. Mr. Almaguer was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Sandwich, IL. Javier was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle who will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Maria Elena Almaguer of Leland, IL; his children, Adrian (Carolina) Almaguer, Hortencia Liz Montero, Jasmine (Clinton Keasler) Almaguer, and Jazleah Almaguer; his grandson, Deven Almaguer; his step-mother, Maria Lourdes Monzon; his brother, Jose (Guadalupe) Almaguer; and his sister, Rosy Perez.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, January 10, 2020 at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 340 W. Arnold Rd., Sandwich, IL. Interment will be private.
Friends may visit from 3:00 until 9:00 PM on Thursday, January 9, 2020 at the Nelson Funeral Home & Crematory, 1275 S. Countyline Rd., Sandwich, IL.
Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Homes & Crematory, www.NelsonFuneralHomes.com or 815-786-6461.