Mark A. Galarza

May 13, 1974 - July 6, 2019
HABEN Funeral Home & Crematory
8057 Niles Center Rd.
Skokie, IL 60077
847.673.6111 | Map
Wednesday 7/10, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A Memorial Gathering will be held at Haben Funeral Home & Crematory, 8057 Niles Center Rd., Skokie, Wednesday, July 10, 2019, from 4 – 8 p.m.

Mark A. Galarza, age 45, of Chicago, died July 6, 2019 at his residence with his family at his side.  A Mechanical Designer, he was born May 13, 1974 in Chicago, IL to Reinaldo and Zoraida Rivera Galarza.  Beloved husband of Vianney, nee Orellana; loving father of Malik, Ian and Miranda; cherished son of RayContinue Reading

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Amy Wasielewski left a message on July 12, 2019:
Miranda, Ian, and Family-I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Mrs. Wasielewski
Jason Platt left a message on July 10, 2019:
Myself, my family, and the congregation at Montrose Baptist Church are praying for you during this season of sadness and loss. Mark was a beloved leader of our scouting program and will forever be appreciated and greatly missed. Our hearts go out to the entire family.
Don Slawik left a message on July 10, 2019:
Prayers and condolences to the entire Galarza family during this difficult time. To Ian and Miranda: If there is anything at all you need when school resumes, do not hesitate to ask.Mr. Slawik
Irene M Elrod-Rivera left a message on July 9, 2019:
My dearest cousin as an older cousin that always overlooked a lot of things in our family standing by my sister side going through her motions of cancer I am heartbroken emotionally broken because I lost two people that I loved you were a big support I miss your smile I miss the way that you are I miss the times that we would have when we were kids hanging around just causing chaos in your dad's house watching movies when we are kids on these huge pillows that your dad made for us so we can enjoy everything on TV I miss you and I hope you meet my sister in heaven she embraces you the hugest hug that I was never able to give you a proper good bye but i love you you will always be my brother not a cousin cuz you mean more to us than you know I wish I knew final days I was able to see you to say goodbye and how much I appreciate you the rest in peace and meet your mother and my sister grandma and grandpa because we are a family that are so unorthodox but yet United I think you know that I love you Markie ... Please tell my sister I miss her as well I will miss you...
MeChell Keppen left a message on July 9, 2019:
Dear Vianney, My heart aches for you and the children. There are no words that I can express that will relieve your pain during this most difficult time. Take comfort in knowing that those memories you’ve made over the years will be a healing balm to the sadness you’re experiencing now. The Lord is always there. Reach out to Him when the moments seem dark. He will wrap you in His arms and give you His peace that surpasses all understanding. We are praying for you all.Sending our love, Jay & MeChell Keppen
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Cortez L Johnson left a message on July 9, 2019:
Condolences and prayers
Mrs. Smith left a message on July 8, 2019:
We were blessed to have you as part of our St. Viator family. Mr. Galarza and his family's fortitude should be an inspiration for all.
Haben Funeral Home & Crematory left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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