Crescenciana M. “Chanita” Espinoza, age 90 of Hammond, IN formerly of East Chicago, IN passed away Thursday, May 27, 2021 at home. She is survived by 3 children: Norma (Manuel) Moreno, Hector J. (Marta) Espinosa and Armando (Mary) Espinosa; 13 grandchildren: Kenneth, Jacqueline (Augustine), Manuel, Steven (Jennifer), Michael, Armando, Jr., Sarah, Olivia, Angelica (Miguel), Esteban (Jenna Lee), Joe, Jr., Tina and Rachel; 21 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Juanita Martinez and Maria Luisa; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Eustaquio “Shorty Man” Espinoza; son, Jose Luis Espinosa.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 11:00 am at the FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, IN with Pastor Moses Paez officiating. Burial to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Visitation at the FIFE FUNERAL HOME will be from 9:00 am to 11:00 am Wednesday morning.
Chanita was a Pentecostal who loved to read her bible. She wa a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be missed by all. To share an online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com
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