ESCANABA, CHICAGO – Mario Nunez, M.D, 85, died peacefully at his home after many years of post-stroke complications. He was a Board Certified Radiologist, with certification by the American Board of Nuclear Medicine and worked for many hospitals in the Chicagoland area including Loretto, Alexian Brothers Medical Center and Northwestern University.
He also worked at St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, for 10 years. His love of Radiology and music were very significant to him, and playing piano jazz gave him enormous pleasure. He also enjoyed extensive travel with his family to many parts of the world.
Loving husband of Mary Ann; proud father of Laura Anne and Mark Robert; he is also survived by two sisters in Mexico, Maria Antonieta and Maria Helena; and many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Doctors Without Borders or the Civic Orchestra of Chicago. MaryaNun@aol.com.