Gabriela CastellanosMay 19, 1983 ~ October 26, 2017 (age 34)
Gabriela Castellanos, 34 of Whiting, passed away suddenly on Friday, October 27, 2017 at her residence. She was the beloved daughter of Moises Castellanos and Sara Delgado; loving sister of Denise, Fabiola and Jazmin Castellanos; cherished aunt of Alexa, Lydia, Leslie, Noah, Alyssa, Michael, Sophia and Johnny; dearest granddaughter of Romelia Palomino, German Palomino, Cirina Delgado and the late Juan Delgado; fond friend to Jen Kish-Czerwinski; many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 9:30am at the Baran Funeral Home, 1235-119th St., Whiting; a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:00am at Sacred Heart Church, Whiting, with the Rev. Jerome P. Stack, C.PP.S., officiating; cremation to follow; visitation at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4:00 to 9:00pm; wake service at the funeral home on Tuesday at 4:30pm.
Gabriella Castellanos was born on May 19, 1983 in Chicago, Illinois and was a resident of Whiting for the past 10 years. She was a graduate Curie Metropolitan High School, Class of 2001 and attended the Richard J. Daley City College. Gabriela was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran attaining the rank of corporal. She was an employee of the Horseshoe Casino with a service of seven years. An artist, Gabriela enjoyed all types of painting. A devoted daughter, sister and aunt, she will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.