August 5, 2008 - January 14, 2018
Mason City - Elliot Burgos, 9, of Mason City, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa, Mason City, after a courageous battle with brain cancer.
A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 213 North Pennsylvania Ave, Mason City, with Reverend Ruth Burgos officiating. Burial will be held at a later date. The family would like to see everyone wear their Prayer for Elliot shirt on the service day, if you don't have this to wear please select a yellow or black shirt for Elliot.
A visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday, January 19, 2018 at Hogan-Bremer-Moore Colonial Chapel, 126 3rd Street NE, Mason City.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the Elliot Burgos Fund at Cent Credit Union, Mason City.
MASON CITY | A 9-year-old Mason City boy with cancer has died, his parents said Sunday.
Elliot R. Burgos was born August 5, 2008 in Mason City, son of Jonathan and Shanda (Carolus) Burgos. He attended Harding Elementary School and was in fourth grade. Elliot would have been in the class of 2026.
Elliot enjoyed playing soccer, baseball, and horseback riding. He could be found playing videogames during his down time and tinkering with his Union Pacific model train set. He would often have his parents sit at the Railroad Crossings just so he could watch the trains pass by. He liked keeping up with his brothers and wrestling around. During the summer Elliot looked forward to camping with his family, friends, and going fishing.
During Elliot's journey, he had inspired a lot of people and rekindled people's faith. The community and many across the nation rallied in support for Elliot. The family would like to express their gratitude for all the prayers and support during this difficult journey.
Elliot is survived by his parents, Jonathan and Shanda Burgos, Mason City; three brothers, Cameron, Calob, and Samuel Burgos; grandparents, Cherryl (Bob) Poole, Clark (Missy) Conroy, and Georgina (Brenon) Gracia-leacock; five great grandparents, Troy and Linda Fraser, Jerry and Jean Carolus, and Claryce Conroy; seven aunts, Laura (Peter) Swai, Emily (Cody) Gott, Jeanette Burgos, Jessica Rivera, Victoria (Tommy) Garcia, Christina (Freddy) Delgado, and Ivana Ellerbe; four uncles, Tony (Jennifer) Conroy, Ralph (Erika) Burgos, Jason (MaiLynne) Burgos, Ivan Ellerbe, and various great aunts, uncles and cousins.
Elliot is preceded in death by his grandfather, Rafael Burgos; great grandfather, Jim Conroy; great grandmother, Maria Gracia; uncle, Koty Conroy.
Hogan-Bremer-Moore Colonial Chapel, 126 3rd Street NE, Mason City.641-423-2372.Colonialchapels.com