In Memoriam : Alberto Lara

Alberto Lara Alberto Lara - age: 74
(February 24, 1945 to September 03, 2019 )
Resident of Chicago, Illinois

Visitation Information:
Visitation Monday, September 9th, from 4-9 pm at

Benson Family Funeral Home
3224 W. Montrose Avenue
Chicago, IL 60618

Funeral Mass Tuesday, 10 am (gather at funeral home, 9 am) at

Our Lady of Mercy Church
4432 N Troy
Chicago, IL 60625


Montrose Cemetery
5400 N Pulaski Rd

Alberto P. Lara, 74, passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. He was the husband of Piedad Lara. They shared 41 years of marriage together.

Born February 24,1945 in San Luis Potosi, Mexico he was the son of the late Jose Lara Reyes and Maria Sara Perez. He arrived in Chicago as a young man on a snowy November day in 1962. He met his wife Piedad Bolanos and were married November 5, 1977.

He leaves behind his loving wife Piedad Lara, 3 children: Sara P. Lara, Virginia Lara and husband Damien Joseph, Jose Fernando Lara; he will be greatly missed by his 4 grandchildren Alyssa K. Robles-Lara, Iliani Alina Lara, Damien Alberto Joseph, Mia Isabella Joseph; his 2 sisters Ma. Gila Carrera and Enriqueta Bustos; his loving Tia Coco who he thought of as his second mother; and many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.