Odilio Calderon

November 4, 1950 ~ August 9, 2020 (age 69)


Odilio Calderon

November 4, 1950 ~ August 9, 2020 (age 69)


Odilio Calderon passed on August 9th, 2020 at age of 69.


Odilio was born in Ipala, Guatemala on November 4th, 1950. He was one of 12 brother and sisters who were children of Elias Calderon Guillen and Maria Olivia Pleitez. He was the oldest of all the brothers and made sure he always watched over all the younger siblings. Odilio from a young age was a laborer and loved to play soccer.


Odilio married Gudelia Esperanza Alas on December 22, 1974 in Guatemala and in 1978 he came to Chicago, IL to live out his life with Esperanza. Odilio was a father of Marilu, Marvin, and lastly Alexander. He did everything for his children and raised us to be bilingual, get an education, and be kind to others.


Odilio was a man of great character, great heart, and love his family. He was an honorable man that will stay in our hearts forever. May he rest peacefully in heaven.


Per current CDC guidelines, Christian Funeral Home and the Calderon family ask the friends and family of Odilio Calderon to please wear a face covering and adhere to social distancing.


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August 16, 2020

2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Christian Funeral Home
3100 W. Irving Park Road
Chicago, Illinois 60618

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