Michael J. Farrar, Sr. Posted: 2021-11-13 12:32:14

Michael J. Farrar, Sr.

Obituary

Michael J. Farrar, Sr. 64, of Huntley, died peacefully, November 11, 2021.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, from 4-8pm at DeFiore Funeral Home-10763 Dundee Road, Huntley. A Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, 11:00am at the funeral home. Burial will be at Huntley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to American Cancer Society or St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital.
Michael was born November 20, 1956, in Chicago, Illinois the son of William and Laverne Farrar. On September 3, 1973, he married Epifania Maria Rangel. He proudly served in the United States Navy. He worked as a roofer and later in roofing sales. He was charismatic, kind and loving. Michael loved helping people and was always there to lend a hand. He was a great comforter and listener. His greatest joy was his children and grandchildren. Mike will be remembered as a great and kind guy. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his children, Michael(Michelle) Farrar, Matthew Farrar, Michelle (Jordan) Huff, Jennifer Farrar, Christine (Chris) Sumner and by Gia Farrar. By his ten grandchildren, Gabriella, Dontae, Brandon, Breanna, Michael III, Hunter, Kimari, Liam, Grace and Aiden. He is survived by his brother, William, Jr. (Connie) Farrar, and sister, Jean Marie (William) Doyle and by his Godson, Ronnie Tomasek, Goddaughter, Samantha Farrar and by many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, by his wife, Epifania and brother, Steven.
For further information please call the funeral home at 847-515-8772 or online condolences may be directed to www.defiorefuneral.com

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Kelly Matassa 2021-11-13 12:40:19

Michelle, Mike, Mikey and the entire Farrar family, I’m so sorry for your loss!!! Sending love, thoughts & prayers during this awful time!!! All out love, Kel & Gianna

Nicole Fleischer, Nadia Butler and Noah Fleischer 2021-11-13 19:31:18

My deepest condolences to the entire Farrar family. I am so sorry for your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers from my family to yours.

Billy Tomasek 2021-11-13 21:19:38

This one hurts he was my cousin but grew up calling him uncle!! He was a great man and will be missed dearly!!! I was blessed to have a couple conversations with him in the last year and it was like we never skipped a beat!!! To the family I love you all so much and I'm so sorry for your loss!!!

Ruth Sullivan 2021-11-14 09:52:10

I am very sorry for your lost! Mike was a great man and he is in a better place now!

Angie Hernandez 2021-11-14 09:58:22

Every time he saw me he would say "sup red". With a very heavy heart, I wish you all peace in this time.

Dennis and Pat Romanczak 2021-11-14 11:54:09

So sorry to hear about your loss. We could see how much he was loved. May he rest in peace.

Nancy Sullivan 2021-11-14 14:47:12

My condolence to the entire Farrar family. Mike was a great guy. He was always willing to help anyway he could. He will be missed by all.

Amie Bresette 2021-11-14 16:38:32

My heartfelt condolences to the entire Farrar Family. Mike was such a kind and wonderful man. I am truly heartbroken to hear this. My heart is with you all.

David Cook 2021-11-15 19:46:03

I Am shocked!! I just spoke to Him 2 weeks ago He was a child hood friend we Both went to School together in the city of Chicago I Had Not seen Him for years we were going to get together!! My Heart is Broken!! My thoughts are with his family and friends.

Israel Carreon 2021-11-16 00:13:31

Condolences to the Family, In a paradise with his Love!! Love you Papa and I’ll forever cherish your legacy!

Israel Carreon 2021-11-16 08:36:46

Condolences to the Family, In a paradise with his Love!! Love you Papa and I’ll forever cherish your legacy!

Stephanie, Kyle & Rookie 2021-11-16 09:10:25

Mike was an exceptional man with so much love to offer! He lit up our days when we would see him on our walks in the neighborhood. He will truly be missed. Our thoughts are with the entire Farrar family.

Stephanie, Kyle & Rookie 2021-11-16 09:19:23

Mike was an exceptional man with so much love to offer! He lit up our days when we would see him on our walks in the neighborhood. He will truly be missed. Our thoughts are with the entire Farrar family.

Lily Cruz (Izzy’s mom) 2021-11-16 12:52:35

My deepest condolences to your family. I love you guys, may God bring you peace during this difficult time and God bless you all! May you rest In Peace Mike, It was a pleasure meeting you and talking to you the few times I had a chance to when I was with Jose visiting you and the family back in the day:(

Lily Cruz (Izzy’s mom) 2021-11-16 16:58:52

My deepest condolences to your family. I love you guys, may God bring you peace during this difficult time and God bless you all! May you rest In Peace Mike, It was a pleasure meeting you and talking to you the few times I had a chance to when I was with Jose visiting you and the family back in the day:(

Veronica Garcia 2021-11-16 18:04:14

Michelle and entire Farrar family my condolences on your father’s passing. Prayers for all during this difficult time. May he R.I.P

Jessica Celis 2021-11-16 19:03:53

I am so sorry for your loss. I never met your brother, but i heard he was such a great man. May he rest in peace.

Pina DiCiolla 2021-11-17 15:47:55

To the entire Farrar Family. My deepest condolences. I am deeply sorry for your loss. Prayers to you all.

The Rosario Family 2021-11-19 20:00:19

We spent morning with Mike when he would take Kimari to the bus stop. He spoke with so much love and pride about all his grandchildren. May all the memories bring smiles and joy to everyone's heart