Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Celia Olmedo, "Sally"

Passed away on August 7, 2019

Celia “Sally” Olmedo, (nee Arechiga), age 89, late of the East Side and formerly of South Chicago, passed away August 7, 2019.  Beloved wife of the late Miguel Olmedo.  Loving mother of Luz (Tony) Rosales, late Lupe (Alberto) Covarrubias, Stella (late David) Henthorn, Christine (late Antonio) Diaz and Luis M. (Lola) Olmedo. Cherished grandmother of Irma, Susie, Rosie, Martin, Celia, Alicia, Veronica, Alberto Jr., Miguel, Luis, Sabrina, Alex, Antonio Jr., Robert, Patricia, Stella, Gustavo, Luis Jr., Michael and Michelle.  Adored great grandmother of 33 and great great grandmother of “one on the way”.  Dear sister of Stella (late Kenneth) Beck. Fond aunt of Keith (Debbie) Beck, Maria (Jason) Zimmerman and Kirk Beck.  Preceded in death by her parents Luis and Guadalupe Arechiga and her sister Mary Louise Arechiga.  Sally was a retired Licensed Practical Nurse at South Shore Hospital for 30+ years who enjoyed sewing in her spare time.  A Memorial Visitation will be held Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 9:30am until time of Memorial Mass at 10am DIRECTLY AT St. George Church, 9546 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago.  Inurnment St. Mary Cemetery.  Elmwood Chapel- Chicago entrusted with arrangements.  773-731-2749 www.elmwoodchapel.com

Funeral Mass:
St. George Church
9546 S. Ewing Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60617
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 10:00 am

St. Mary Cemetery
87th and Hamlin
Evergreen Park, Illinois 60805

Visitation Location

St. George Church
9546 S. Ewing Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60617

Visitation Information

Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 9:30 am until 10:00 am

"My condolences of your loss. May Sally Rest In the peace of Jesus loving arms. I knew Sally while my mother was at Manorcare. She was a very sweet dear lady. It was a pleasure knowing her. God bless you all during this difficult time."
- Lupe Diaz
August 11, 2019 11:28 am

Candles Lit
"Rest in peace "
- Maria Rodriguez(Cata)
August 9, 2019 8:24 pm