Carlos J. Ilano, M.D., entered into eternal rest May 31. He at 75 years old.
Dr. Ilano was the beloved husband of 48 years to Maria Belen, devoted father of Aaron Ilano, M.D. and Arlene, and Blesilda Ilano-Tenorio, Ed.D. and Daryk. He was cherished Lolo (grandfather) to Arielle and Alyssa Ilano and Darius, Damarien and Annabella Tenorio.
Dr. Ilano was born to Lazaro and Josefa Ilano of Imus, Cavite. He was the third child of six. His siblings were Antonio (deceased), Bernardo, Divinia, Ester and Florante (deceased). He was seven years old when he lost his father in World War II.
Dr. Ilano attended Letran College and graduated cum laude in 1960 from the UST Medical School. He worked at the Philippine Military Academy Post Hospital before immigrating to the U.S. He retired as a medical internist from Kaiser Hospital in 1996 after 23 years of dedicated service to the community.
Dr. Ilano was one of the founding members of the Imus Cavite Association of Northern California. He will be remembered for his generosity, his service to others and his love of family.