January 29, 1929 - June 3, 2020
Florencia Borromeo, née Cruz, 91, of Pingree Grove, Illinois passed away on June 3, 2020. Florencia “Enciang,” beloved wife of Catalino Borromeo of 64 years; loving mother of Aida (Marlon) Topacio, Nancy (Brian) Harrison, Ruth Laforteza, Grace (Antoine) Terry, Fe (Rolando) Espindola, Evelyn (the late Paul) Brophy and the late Perla Borromeo; cherished grandmother of Sheraleen (Michael) Thompson, the late Brandon Topacio, Jake Blaze, Jaclyn Blaze, Mario Garcia, Jason Garcia, Mayalin (Jordan) Barr, Ray Conrad Laforteza, Miko Laforteza, Nastasja Terry, Alexandra Terry, Joshua Terry, Lorenzo Espindola, Seth Brophy and Meghan Brophy; dear great-grandmother of Gabriel, Madeline, Mason, Olivia, Savannah and Mila. Enciang was born in Bulacan, Philippines, second of four children. She was among the many Filipino nurses who emigrated to the US in 1963. During her spare time, she loved to cook, bake, crochet, play the piano and work in the garden with her husband. After moving to Las Vegas, playing bingo became part of her hobbies. She also enjoyed going on cruises with her family numerous times. Enciang will be missed by her family. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic concerns, the Borromeo Family will be mourning their loss privately. The family has created this Life Tributes page to make it easy to share your memories. Her funeral will be live-streaming on Saturday, June 13, 2020, beginning at 11:00 AM. For further information, please contact the Morizzo Funeral Directors at (847) 752-6444. Arrangements entrusted to Morizzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, at 2550 West Hassell Road, (Northeast corner at Barrington Road), Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169. For those of you that would have attended services and would like to express your condolences to the Borromeo Family, please click on the link above and you can leave the family a message with the “Share a Memory” link. If you wish to send a Sympathy Card to the Borromeo Family, please feel free to send it to Morizzo Funeral Home, 2550 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates, Illinois, 60169 c/o The Borromeo Family. We will gladly forward it on. In lieu of flowers or a memorial gift, the family asks that you make a donation in memory of Florencia Borromeo to: AMITA Health Foundation, 2601 Navistar Drive, Building 4, Floor 1, Lisle, Illinois 60532. Your gift will provide relief for the Frontline Critical Associates and the Faith Ministry at St. Alexius Brothers Hospital at Hoffman Estates, IL.
Florencia Borromeo, née Cruz, 91, of Pingree Grove, Illinois passed away on June 3, 2020. Florencia “Enciang,” beloved wife of Catalino Borromeo of 64 years; loving mother of Aida (Marlon) Topacio, Nancy (Brian) Harrison, Ruth Laforteza,... View Obituary & Service Information
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