Mary C. Estrada

  • Born: July 2, 1938
  • Died: February 17, 2015
  • Location: Sterling, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

505 1st Avenue
Sterling, IL 61081

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


Mary C. Estrada, 76, of Sterling, died Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at CGH Medical Center, Sterling.

Born July 2, 1938 in Sterling she was a daughter of Alex and Antonia C. (Gonzales) Regalado. She married Jessie Estrada and he preceded her in death.

She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling. Mary enjoyed visiting with friends in the green room.

Surviving is a daughter Melissa (Rudy) Delgado of Sterling; sisters, Helen (Pete) Delgado of Sterling, Theresa (Stanley) Williams of Parump, Nevada, Sylvia (Jube) Manzano of Sterling; brothers, Michael (Margaret) Regalado, Tom Regalado, and Louis Regalado all of Sterling; granddaughter Ilyssa Delgado; 2 step grandchildren Braydon and Marcus Delgado; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband; a son, Xavier "Bobby" Regalado; a grandson Xavier Delgado; 2 brothers Joe and Andrew Regalado; and a sister Mary Ann Rodriguez.

Visitation will be from 8:30-10:15 AM, Saturday at the McDonald Funeral Home in Sterling with prayers at 10:15 AM. Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 AM, Saturday, February 21, 2015 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling with Reverend Adalberto Sanchez, celebrant, officiating. Cremation will follow the ceremony. Private burial of the cremains will be at a later date in Calvary Cemetery in Sterling. A memorial has been established in her memory.

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