Alejandro Rangel Jimenez, age 35, of Elgin, passed away on May 24, 2017 in Riley Township, IL. He was born on February 27, 1982 in Zinapecuaro, Michoacan, Mexico to his loving parents, J. Alejandro Rangel Aquilar and Rosa Jimenez Castro.

Alejandro had a strong work ethic and worked as a landscaper for six years. He met his fiancée Jasmin Martinez at a restaurant, and the two were together for five wonderful years. He was very devoted to her, and together they raised three amazing dogs.

Loved ones will remember Alejandro’s loving heart and devotion to family. He had a contagious sense of humor and would do anything to make someone laugh. In his free time, Alejandro enjoyed watching and playing soccer. His favorite team was Monarcas Morelia. He also enjoyed cooking.

Alejandro was preceded in death by his mother, Rosa Martinez.

Dear son of J. Alejandro Aguilar; dear brother of Leonardo Rangel Jimenez (late), Emmanuel Rangel Jimenez, Erika Rangel Jimenez, and Alicia Rangel Jimenez; dear uncle to Maggie, Maite, Isabella and Zayra; dear nephew to many uncles; and dear cousin to many cousins; and beloved fiancé to Jasmin Martinez.

Visitation will be 5:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Monday, May 29. 2017 at Symonds-Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park St, Elgin IL 60120. Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 5:00p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 397 Fulton, Elgin, IL, Rev. Robert Camacho officiating. Interment will be in Mexico.

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