Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Leanne M. Lopez

Passed away on July 19, 2020

Leanne M. Lopez, 60, of Chicago, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center in Silvis.She was born July 29, 1959, in Chicago, the daughter of Anthony and Nancy A. (Widmeier) Lopez Sr.She is survived by her companion, Ronald Novak of Chicago; her father, Anthony (Linda) Lopez Sr. of Chicago; her mother, Nancy Swiszcz of Orland Park; two daughters, Christina (Joe) Cisneros of Hammond, Indiana and Amanda (Benny) Castellano of Galesburg; two brothers, Anthony (Juanita) Lopez Jr. and David (Viviana) Lopez, both of Chicago; and a sister, Gina (Karriem) Stevenson of Chicago.  Leanne was a loving grandmother and great grandmother to numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.  She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins and the father of her children and friend, Christopher Almendarez of Chicago.  She was preceded in death by a son, Robert Almendarez and a sister, Toni Lopez.Leanne worked for many years as a home health provider.  She was of the Catholic faith.  Leanne loved her family deeply and enjoyed cooking for them.  She was always the life of the party.  She also enjoyed music, dancing, and her pets. Memorial Visitation Saturday, July 25, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. (Noon) until 3:00 p.m. with a Memorial Service at 1:00 p.m. at the Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave. Chicago, IL 606017. Cemetery private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the family appreciated. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic social distance as well as attendance guidelines issued by federal, state and local government will be followed. 773-731-2749. www.elmwoodchapel.com.


Memorial Service
Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 1:00 pm

Cemetery Private

Visitation Location

East Side
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
(773) 731-2749


Visitation Information

Saturday, July 25, 2020 - 12:00 pm until 3:00 pm

"Love you and give everyone up there in heaven a big hug and kiss ❤❤"
- Jim Jolley
July 22, 2020 7:34 pm

Candles Lit