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Día de los Muertos 2019 

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Denise Carrasco and Leticia Guerrero dress as La Catrina for the Day of the Dead celebration.
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The offering to Raquel S. Guerrero, who for more than 40 years was an active community leader in Pilsen
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Detail of the offering to Raquel S. Guerrero
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Adriana Alvarado of After School Matters with a painted face
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Yitlali Morfin, 16, dressed as La Catrina for the Day of the Dead procession in Pilsen. The makeup took an hour and a half to apply.
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A Day of the Dead altar
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An ofrenda (offering) at Pilsen's APO building
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A sugar skull on an ofrenda
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Denise Carrasco lights some incense for an ofrenda.
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An ofrenda (offering) at Pilsen's APO building
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Papel picado, perforated paper, is among traditional decorations for the holiday.
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An altar offering decorations.
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Papel picado decorations
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Emily Nott, a member of After School Matters, paints the face of Emy Guzman, age six, at the Dvorak Park Field House.
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Gerardo Soto with his drum, ready for the procession
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Decorations at Dvorak Park
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Jonathan Leornida and Sylvia Goczol
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The Day of the Dead procession walks through the streets of Pilsen.
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Yitlali Morfin, 16, dressed as La Catrina, marches with the Day of the Dead procession in Pilsen.
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Gerardo Soto, 14, marches with the procession.
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Dancers in the Day of the Dead procession
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Rosia Ortiz, Rosia Maria Ortiz, and Rachel Ortiz dress as skeletons.
Day of the Dead procession walks through the streets of Pilsen.
The Day of the Dead procession walks through the streets of Pilsen.
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Dancers in the Day of the Dead procession
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Ze Garza marches in the procession.
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A pop-up cemetery next to Saint Procopius Catholic Chuch is filled with ofrendas for the Day of the Dead celebrations.
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Isela Alfaro stands next to her mother's ofrenda at Saint Procopius Catholic Church.
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Offerings to the deceased at Saint Procopius Catholic Church
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Denise Carrasco and Leticia Guerrero dress as La Catrina for the Day of the Dead celebration.

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