age 37 of Highwood, at peace at home on Monday, May 12, 2014. He was born in Tijuana, Mexico and has been a resident of Highwood for seven years. Angel worked as a diesel mechanic for A Lamp Concrete Contractors. He and his family are members of St. James Church in Highwood. Before moving to Highwood he lived in California, attending National City High School in Sweetwater.
Survivors include his wife Maria Genoveva (nee Garfias), his son Carlos, his daughters Emily and Abigail, all of Highwood; his parents Ignacio Lliles Leon and Maria Candelaria (nee Manjarrez) of National City, California; three brothers Christian (Monica), Rene (Mercedes) and Rodrigo (Rose) all of National City, and his grandmother Maria de Jesus Leon “Chui” of Tijuana, Mexico.
Friends may call on Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 4:00 to 9:00 PM at the Seguin & Symonds Funeral Home, 858 Sheridan Road, Highwood. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 11:00 AM at St. James Church, 134 North Avenue, Highwood, Father Thomas Baldonieri, celebrant. Interment Ascension Catholic Cemetery, 1920 Buckley Road, Libertyville. (847) 432-3878