Esparza, Maria Luisa age 69 of Chicago, formerly of Monterrey, Mexico, beloved wife of Benito, loving mother of Maria Theresa (Brad) Hillervick, Benito Esparza Jr., Martin Esparza, Juan Esparza and Luis (Miriam) Esparza, fond grandmother of Benito III, Aaron, Ava Marie, Phillip and Robert, dear great-grandmother of Benito Esparza IV and Phillip Jr. Resting at Kopicki's Heritage Funeral Home, 3117 South Oak Park Avenue, Berwyn. Visitation Thursday, 3 to 8 p.m. Funeral Friday, 8:30 a.m. to Good Shepherd Church for 9:30 a.m. Mass. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. 708-788-7775.
Published by Chicago Sun-Times on Oct. 6, 2004.