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Sunday December 22nd, 2019
3:00pm - 7:00pm

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Our Lady of Guadalupe Church
Saturday December 28th, 2019

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Saturday December 28th, 2019

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Alice Quijas

Alice Quijas, age 81, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 20, 2019.

Beloved mother to Theresa, Ruben and Gerald Melendez, MaryLou Melendez-Keddy and Laura Samaniego.

She also leaves behind nine grandchildren, two great-grandsons, nieces, nephews and siblings - most notably her dear sister, Mary Sanchez. S

he was also preceded in death by her son, Ronald Melendez and husband, Sigilfredo Quijas.

A visitation will be held Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 3-7pm, at Acevez Funeral Home, 4918 Magoun Ave. East Chicago, IN.

A cremation will follow.

A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 10 am DIRECTLY at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 3510 Deodar St. East Chicago, IN. with Rev. Carlos Sosa officiating.

A burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond, IN.

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May you forever Rest In Peace Licha!

Victor /Stephanie Guzman family Dec 21 2019 12:00 AM