Christina Pezzuto

Obituary for Christina Pezzuto

October 10, 1950 - March 11, 2019
North Aurora, Illinois | Age 68


Christina Pezzuto, 68, of North Aurora, passed away Monday March 11, 2019 at St. Joseph Hospital in Joliet, IL. She was born October 10, 1950 in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of the late Harry Pezzuto and Rose Alexander.

Christina was a loving mother, grandmother, and sister. She enjoyed spending time with her family and making people laugh. Christina had an incredible smile that lit up any room. Christina, also known as "Tina" and "Lucy" (because she reminded many of Lucille Ball), was always the life of the party wherever she went.

She is survived by her six children, Jaime Velez of Naperville IL, Sandra Velez-Pezzuto of Orlando FL, Rachel Velez Pezzuto of Hatillo Puerto Rico, Rosa Velez, Maria Velez, and Carlos Velez of Aurora IL; 17 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Doreen Wimbush, step-mom Rosemary Shultz, and brothers Michael and Sonny Pezzuto.

Memorial services will be held Friday 5-7 p.m. March 22, 2019 at The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Pl., Aurora, IL 60506. Interment will be private. For further information please call (630) 897-9291 or visit our website at

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Friday, March 22
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Healy Chapel
332 W. Downer Pl.
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 897-9291

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