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Stella Ortega

June 23, 1957 — November 5, 2021

East Chicago

Stella passed away suddenly Friday, November 5, 2021 at Franciscan Health in Munster, Indiana.

Stella Ortega

Adoring mother of her sons David and Richard, and daughter, Jennifer. Proud grandmother of Isabella.

Loving sister to her brothers Richard and Vincent and his wife, Beverly. Loving sister to Theresa and her husband, Patrick. Proud aunt to her nieces Illiana, Sophia, and Gabriela.

First born daughter to her dear parents, Lupe and Jenny Ortega.

Beloved niece, cousin and granddaughter to the best family anyone could ask for… Stella was intelligent, kind and generous. Beautiful inside and out. She loved to fish, and read. She loved old movies, and family pets. Her memory will be cherished and she will always be with her children.

A Memorial Mass will be held Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 11am from St. Patrick's Church in East Chicago, Indiana.

A burial of her remains will take place at a later date.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Stella Ortega, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Mass

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Fr. Jayabubu Nuthulapati officiating

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