Javier Lares
June 17, 1966 - April 30, 2022
Justen Funeral Homes
Henrieta Gamboa
Yvonna & Jacob Ronstadt
Evelyn Martinez
Kristina Galluzzo, RN
Michael Snyder
Delfino and Maggy Lares Light a candle
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Justen Funeral Home & Crematory
3700 Charles J. Miller Road
McHenry, IL 60050
815-385-2400 | Map
Friday 5/6, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Service
Justen Funeral Home & Crematory
3700 Charles J. Miller Road
McHenry, IL 60050
815-385-2400 | Map
Friday 5/6, 6:00 pm

Javier Lares passed away at the age of 55 on April 30, 2022, after a brief, but aggressive battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born on June 17, 1966, in Wilcox, AZ. He was raised in Chicago, IL with his Mom and three siblings. He attended Chicago area schools and graduated from Amundsen High School…

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Henrieta Gamboa left a message on May 17, 2022:
In memory of Javier Lares, Henrieta Gamboa lit a candle
Yvonna & Jacob Ronstadt left a message on May 6, 2022:
Amanda and Chu… we love you both so much! And remember… It is such a blessing that we are able to love someone so much that we get to feel such emotions.. Tio will love on continuously and thank you for letting us be a part of this experience with you both .. love you.
Gladys C. left a message on May 6, 2022:
My condolences to the Lares Family. I will keep you in my prayers during this difficult time.
Evelyn Martinez left a message on May 6, 2022:
You will be missed Javier
Olga M Lares Baruffi left a message on May 6, 2022:
Brother Javier+ Lares all your Family will miss you Greatly..you left us too soon El Camino al Cielo Estas con Dios+ If u declare w your mouth "Jesus is Lord" and Believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead u will be Saved Roman's 🙏
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Eva Gamboa left a message on May 5, 2022:
My dear big brother. This all happened so quickly that I am struggling to assimilate it all. I am grateful that Good granted me the ability to be with you till the end. Please know that I will miss you dearly. Watch over me and Thelma from heaven my dear brother. Xoxo till we meet again!! 😢😢😢
Olga M Lares Baruffi left a message on May 5, 2022:
Brother Javier+ It hurts ..But.. Don't you be afraid..No worries no more pain..Joy comes in the morning you are w God Sister Olga
Antonio Robinson left a message on May 5, 2022:
Eva, Sorry for your loss, I know we just met via social media but I understand where you are right now. I loss my sister and father in law recently. Although it may be hard to accepting the loss of your wonderful brother, just know he is at peace. ❤️🕊
Jeff Mamola left a message on May 5, 2022:
Juice….gonna miss you buddy….
Jerry and Mari Gamboa left a message on May 5, 2022:
Our deepest condolences, Javier we shared many good times together and my memory of you will never be forgotten. I will always remember the fun we had on the basketball court and hiking we did in Arizona. It was always fun to be around you and your adventurous attitude. May god keep you at peace my brother.
Estela Gamboa left a message on May 5, 2022:
My deepest condolences to all the Lares/Pena family. RIP Javier.
Mely Pena Santellano & Family left a message on May 5, 2022:
Dear Cousin Javier, it was very hard to see you take your last breath on this earth last Saturday, April 30, 2022. Our heart aches to know you are gone. Your fun self will be greatly missed by all of us the Pena/Lares family. Sending our love to you in heaven 🥰
Kristina Galluzzo, RN left a message on May 4, 2022:
Sending all of my love to your family.
Michael Snyder left a message on May 4, 2022:
I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Wishing you peace during this difficult time.
Delfino and Maggy Lares left a message on May 4, 2022:
Love you, brother. You are and will always be pride. Thank you for pushing for more fun and enjoying family. You lived it right with familia! “I gotcha.” Javier, your laugh, your jokes, your fun self will be missed. Rest In Peace.
Justen Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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