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Maria Alba Carballosa

Birth Date: January 15, 1982
Death Date: September 10, 2017

Maria Carballosa, 35, of Chicago, formerly of Decatur, passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017, at Rush Presbyterian Hospital.
Maria was born January 15, 1982, in Decatur, to Rafael Carballosa and Angela Mitchell.
Maria is survived by her two children, Jose “JJ” Carballosa of Decatur and Josie Boyer of Clinton; her mother, Angela Mitchell of Clinton; her two brothers, Jose “Joey” Carballosa of Decatur and Brandon Mitchell of Clinton; and her two sisters, Josephita Mitchell of Lincoln and Elizabeth Carballosa of Decatur.
She was preceded in death by her father; daughter, Billiejo; her brother, Jehovah Carballosa and her sister, Andrea Mitchell.
Visitation services to celebrate the life of Maria Carballosa will be from 5p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to her sister, Elizabeth Carballosa.
The family of Maria Carballosa is being served by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Ave. Decatur, IL. Please view the online obituary, send condolences, and share memories at

September 19, 2017
5:00 pm
- 7:00 pm
Graceland / Fairlawn Funeral Home
2091 N. Oakland Avenue Decatur, IL 62526
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  1. Maria was a beautiful women. Very special to us, she was one of our foster children when she was younger. She kind and loving and at times a little snott. but we loved her and will always love. god needed an angel so he took one of his angels home. Love you MARIA and always will

    keith & kathy smith (clinton , il)

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