Son of the late Teresa and José Contreras. Loving husband of Eileen, nee Garner. Beloved father of Jennifer Romero, Leo (Michelle) Contreras, Larry Contreras and Paul (Laura) Contreras. Grandfather of Vanessa Romero, Julian Romero and Angela Contreras. Brother of Maria, Elisa, Carlota, José, Oscar and the late Ramon. Uncle and great-uncle to many.
Leo was born in Mexico and came to the US by way of California in the 1970’s. He was a long-time resident of Little Village until he retired and moved to Berwyn. He enjoyed watching sports, especially soccer, and cheering on the Chivas. He spent his retirement caring for his wife and they relaxed watching tv game shows together.
He was loved and will be missed by many.
All services conclude after the 8:00 pm visitation