January 30, 1928 - August 23, 2019
Ana D. Rico, age 91, a resident of Schaumburg, IL, passed away peacefully August 23, 2019 after battling with pancreatic cancer. Ana was born January 30, 1928 in Pinar del Río, Cuba to the late Dr. Joaquin Cabrera and Cira Docal. Ana is survived by her beloved daughters, Ana, Carmen and Maria; three loving sons in laws, Jose (Alfredo), Jorge and Vince; and her eight adoring grandchildren, Luis, Rodrigo, Mauricio, Roxanna, Alfredo, Deliana, Alex and Andrea. She was preceded in death by her first son in law Luis Reyes; parents, Joaquin and Cira; her three siblings; and her Husband, Jose Rico. Shortly after meeting her husband in Cuba, Ana and Jose married after four months of dating. Together they had three beautiful daughters and lived in Camagüey until 1971, when the Rico’s migrated to the United States to avoid communism. After three years in Chicago, Ana became a widow and was forced to take several jobs to support her three daughters. She worked tirelessly to provide for her family. Ana is the true definition of perseverance, love, kindness and selflessness. Ana studied fashion in Cuba and had a passion for sewing, she enjoyed traveling, telenovelas, playing dominos and bingo, shopping with her daughters; but her favorite past time was spending time with her loved ones. Ana is the matriarch of the family and she leaves a legacy that will live on through all the lives she has touched. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. A visitation will be held on Monday, August 26, 2019 from 3:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. at Morizzo Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2550 Hassell Rd, Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169. Funeral Service will be Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:00 A.M. at Morizzo Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2550 Hassell Rd, Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169. Her burial will take place at Maryhill Catholic Cemetery, in Niles Illinois. This Life Tributes page has been created to make it easy for Family and Friends to share memories, photos and videos. For further information about this funeral; please contact the Morizzo Funeral Directors at 847.752.6444. Arrangements entrusted to Morizzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2550 West Hassell Road, (Northeast corner at Barrington Road), Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169.
Ana D. Rico, age 91, a resident of Schaumburg, IL, passed away peacefully August 23, 2019 after battling with pancreatic cancer. Ana was born January 30, 1928 in Pinar del Río, Cuba to the late Dr. Joaquin Cabrera and Cira Docal. Ana is survived... View Obituary & Service Information
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