EAST CHICAGO, IN - Clotilde Vélez age 85, of East Chicago, born June 3, 1933 passed away on October 27, 2018 surrounded by her family. She is survived by sister Matilde Delgado and her six children: Minerva (Carlos Chaves) Colon, Felix Colon, Isabel (Ricardo) Rios, Irene (Rafael) Rosario, Frankie (Lena) Colon, Sara (Thomas) White; she had numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. Clotilde was preceded in death by her husband, Jose Vélez, daughter Norma Colon, grandson, David Camacho, granddaughter, Wanda Trinidad, brother, Gregorio Delgado, sister Gladys Delgado and three cousins.
Clotilde Vélez was a devoted Christian and strong woman who raised a strong family. She will be dearly missed by many.
Funeral Services with family will be held Saturday October 29, 2018 at 4:00-8:00p.m. at BURNS-KISH FUNERAL HOME located at 5840 Hohman Ave Hammond, IN 46320 Burial will be Sunday October 20, 2018 11:00a.m. www.burnskish.com