Jaime Galavis, 70, of Arcola, IL passed away at 5:52 A.M. Saturday, March 27, 2021 at the Arcola Health Care Center in Arcola, IL.
Private visitation will be held at the Edwards Funeral Home at Arcola, IL.
Funeral services and burial will be held in Cadereyta, Mexico.
Jaime was born February 8, 1951 in Cadereyta Jimenez, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He was a son of Rodrigo and Maria Del (Carmen Gutierrez) Galavis. He married Maria I. Gloria July 20, 1970 in Cadereyta, Mexico.
Survivors include his wife Maria of Arcola, IL; four children Rosa N. Franco and her husband Juan of Arcola, IL, Jaime Galavis and his wife Martha of Arcola, IL, Sergio Galavis and his wife Claudia of Arcola, IL and Adriana Garza and her husband Juan of Arcola, IL; ten grandchildren, Juan, Steven and Ivan Franco, Jahel Galavis, Gisselle Dominguez and her husband Alan of Cadereyta Mexico, Lesly Galavis and Cristian, Johny, Giesselle and Gera Garza; two great grandchildren Alan and Miranda Dominguez; eight siblings, and a brother-in-law Jaime Gloria who he raised like a son.
Jaime was preceded in death by his parents one daughter Adriana Galavis, one brother and one sister.
Jaime worked at The Libman Company in Arcola for over 30 years, retiring in 2011.
He was a member of the Life Pointe Church in Arcola.
Jaime enjoyed watching old cowboy movies from the 1970s and spending time with his family and friends.