Aurora Rodriguez Melendez Gil Casado received her angel wings on September 8, 2021, in Madison WI. Born September 13, 1932, in Madrid Spain, she immigrated to the US in 1955, raising 2 daughters while fulfilling her passion for social work. Always willing to help others in any way, she led her life with laughter and kindness, leaving a hole in the hearts of friends and family.
She will be dearly missed by the family that she leaves behind: daughters Debora Gil Casado and Aurora (Brad) Williamson, grandchildren Natalia (Amber) Carrillo, Aurora (Dustin) Lybeck, Alison Williamson, Colten Williamson, great-grandchildren Austin, Declan, and Aurora Carmen Lee Lybeck.
She is preceded in death by her parents Manuel and Aurora, siblings Manuel and Carmen.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at OUR LADY QUEEN OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 401 S. Owen Dr., Madison, on Thursday, September 16, 2021, at 11 a.m. A visitation will be held at the church at 10 a.m. until the time of Mass. In lieu of flowers please consider donation to the Catholic Multicultural Center.
In her words, “Los barcos se vienen, y los barcos se van”
Cress Funeral & Cremation Service
3610 Speedway Road, Madison