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“Ray and Family - Please accept my sincere condolences in the loss of Elo. She was a special lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Sandi Casillas Julius - Racine, WI

“My condolence to the family. I'm sorry to hear about Elo. My best memory of her is when we played softball in ILL. Andy Ortiz was my baseball...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Christine Terronez DeMink - OH

“A wonderful and beautiful person such as Elo will be missed. Blessing to her husband and son during these trying time. May our Lord Jesus have his...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Cindy Soliz Gomez - Moline, IL

“Ray You are in my thoughts and prayers, had planned on coming tonight, but the weather is not cooperating. ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Dave Kuntz - Goodfield, IL

“Raymond, I'm so very sorry to hear of your loss. Elo always had a smile for friend, relative or stranger. She kept us in stitches at family...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Gloria (Vallejo) Yuncker - IL

“We were so very sorry to read of Eloise's passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this saddest of times. Bill...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Barbara Fox - Silvis, IL - friend

“Our deepest condolences to the family of Eloise Vallejo. Although we at the Primavera 2 did not know her very well we remember her fondly as a happy...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: La Primavera 2 - Moline, IL

“I am so sorry for your lose. She was taken way to early. I worked with Elo at 16 Plus and the mirrors that were taken out of the store when they...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Diana Clayton-Zumwalt - Davenport, IA

“Ray, May you gain some comfort from feeling the outpouring of love and grief for Elo during the next few days. What a tremendous loss for you and all...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Rachel Sierra - East Moline, IL

“Ray and Jamie, I am truly sorry for your loss. Elo will be deeply missed. Her humor and laughter will always be something that makes me smile when...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Melanie Vallejo - East Moline, IL

“To Raymond my deepest condolences, so much memories you, Elo and I had growing up on Hero Street, riding around on the Zodiac, making her play...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: fred hernandez - moline, IL

“Ray, I was so sorry to hear about your wife. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.Phil and Connie...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Phil Brown - Clinton, IL

“Ray,Our thoughts and prayers are for you, your son Jamie, and family. Per the Bible and other very good books as Heaven is for Real and To Heaven...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Steve and Barb Terronez - Geneseo, IL

“You have my Deepest Sympathy Raymond My prayers are with you and your Family! ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Eric & Notcha Dozier - IL

“Ray, I am so sorry for your loss! Now there is another Angel watching over you and yours! May God give you the strength you will need at this time....Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Chris Herrera - Moline, IL


Eloise Vallejo, 62, of Silvis, died Monday, August 13, 2012 at Loyola Hospital, Maywood, IL.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, August 17, 2012 at Our Lady of Guadalupe, 800 17th Street, Silvis. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, August 16, 2012 at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd., 6601 38th Avenue, Moline. VFW Ladies Auxiliary Service will be held at 6:45 p.m. and a Rosary will follow at 7 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery.

Eloise was born on January 29, 1950 in Moline, IL, the daughter of Manuel and Jennie (Montez) Ortiz. She married Raymond M. Vallejo on March 1, 1969 in Missouri. Eloise worked as a manager at Kay Jewelers in Moline and later as a Club House Attendant for Country View Golf Course in Geneseo, IL. She was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and a life member of VFW Ladies Auxiliary #8890 of East Moline. Eloise was an avid bowler and an exceptional cook. She enjoyed spending time with her nieces and nephews and was very giving to her entire family. Eloise was a very good-humored woman and had appeared at the Davenport Funny Bone several times.

Survivors include
Husband Raymond Vallejo Silvis, IL
Son Dr. Jamie R. Vallejo Las Vegas, NV
Grandson Philip Tristan Rock Island, IL
Honorary Grandchildren Erika Lopez Moline, IL
Patrick Lopez Moline, IL
21 Special God Children and many nieces and nephews
Sisters Ernestine Ledezma
Antonia Trujillo
Rita (Donald) Trout
Brothers Russell (Charlene) Ortiz
Andrew (Jan) Ortiz
Michael (Carri) Ortiz

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Louie Ortiz.

Online condolences may be left for the family by visiting her obituary at www.esterdahl.com.