Cresencio Medrano Gamboa

Born: Saturday, April 19, 1947
Passed: Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Visitation:
1/11/2018 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fred C. Olson Chapel 

Rosary:
1/11/2018 | 8:00 PM -
Fred C. Olson Chapel 

Service:
1/12/2018 | 11:00 AM -
St. Patrick Catholic Church 

Obituary

Cresencio Medrano Gamboa, El Cowboy, 70, of Rockford, passed away on January 3, 2018. He was born in Mexico on April 19, 1947, the son of Juan Medrano Rodriquez and Anita Gamboa. He married Carmen Quinones in Mexico. She predeceased him on January 12, 2010. Cresencio was a foreman for landscaping farming businesses. He was a member of St. Patrick Church. Cresencio was also the sheriff in the small Mexican community where he grew up in and was passionate about rodeos and horses.
Survivors include his sons, Rogaciano, and Saul; daughters, Victoria Garcia, Yesenia Martinez, Maribel Medrano, Pati Martinez and Karen Medrano; three sisters, and 6 brothers. Also predeceased by his son, Fernando and brother, Matilde.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00. Friday, January 12, 2018 in St. Patrick Catholic Church, 2505 School St., Rockford, with Father Del Toro officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Thursday, January 11, 2018 with Rosary to be recited following the visitation in Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 2nd Ave., Rockford.

Cresencio Medrano Gamboa, El Cowboy, murio a la edad de 70 el 3 de enero. El nacio en México el el 19 de Abril de 1947. El es el hijo de Juan Medrano Rodriquez and Anita Gamboa. Se caso con Carmen Quinones en Mexico. Ella fallecio antes que el el 12 de enero de 2010. Cresencio fue capataz de empresas agricolas paisajistas. El era un miembro de la Iglesia De San Patricio. Cresencio tambien era el sheriff de la pequena comunidad Mexicana donde crecio y era un apasionado de los rodeos y los caballos.
Los sobrevivientes incluyen a sus hijos, Rogaciano y Saul; hijas, Victoria Garcia, Yesenia Martinez, Maribel Medrano, Pati Martinez y Karen Medrano; 3 hermanas y 6 hermanos. Tambien murio antes que su hijo, Fernando y su hermano, Matilde.
La visita ser de 5:00 p.m. a 8:00 p.m., el jueves 11 de enero de 2018, y se rezara el rosario después de la visita en Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 2nd Ave., Rockford. Una mis de entierro cristiano se llevara a cabo a las 11:00. Viernes, 12 de enero de 2018 en la Iglesia Católica St. Patrick, 2505 School St., Rockford, con el padre Del Toro oficiando.

Condolences & Shared Memories (3)

  1. Pat Moran/Sally Flanagan

    Our prayers and condolences are with you. May you be comforted that his suffering has ended and be at peace in the loving care you showed for many years.

  2. Rosa Garcia.

    May God’s Love be with you and your family.

  3. Gabriel Garcia y Familia

    May God give you peace and comfort at this very difficult time of Sorrow, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers God bless.