Carol D. Perez (nee Sallee), age 81 of East Chicago, IN passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019. She is survived by 6 children: Raymond Sallee of East Chicago, IN, Maria Isabel “Chavella” Perez of Chicago, IL, Alicia Perez of East Chicago, IN, Ferdinando (Regina) Perez of Rockwall, TX and Jose Perez of East Chicago, IN; 4 grandchildren: Jose Luis, Jr., Jessica (Israel) Gallarzo, Juanita (Sergio Cruz) and Josephine; 6 great grandchildren; sister, Joyce (nee Sallee) Loss; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Rogelio Perez, Sr.; son, Rogelio Perez, Jr.; sisters, Mary (nee Sallee) Arrellano and Agnes (nee Sallee) Barker; parents, Lois Edmund Sallee and Mabel (nee Pierce) Sallee.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10:00 am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 3510 Deodar Street, East Chicago, IN with Rev. Terry Steffens officiating. Burial to follow at St. John Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Visitation at FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, IN will be from 4:00 to 8:00 pm on Friday, May 24, 2019 and from 9:30 am until time of Mass at the Church on Saturday morning.
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