Melissa Adriana Rodriguez

  • Died: April 25, 2021
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois

Central Chapel

6158 South Central Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638

Tel. (773) 581-9000

Tribute & Message From The Family


Melissa Adriana Rodriguez, 32, April 25, 2021, lifetime resident of Chicago, of Garfield Ridge neighborhood, loving partner and life companion of Andreas Ruiz; cherished mother of Emily, Emilio, and Ella Ruiz; beloved daughter of Antonio and Sanjuana Ramirez Rodriguez; devoted sister of Juan C. (Erika) Rodriguez, Aracely (Mark) Knapp, Israel Rodriguez, Noemi Rodriguez, Stephanie (Benito) Oros, Ulysses Rodriguez, and Esteban (Karen) Rodriguez; loving aunt and friend to many.

Melissa loved outdoor activities such as hiking and camping. She was a strong swimmer and loved the water. Family outings were known as "little adventures." Melissa enjoyed reading and listening to a variety of music. As a nurse, she was a compassionate and caring caretaker. Her greatest joy was being a mom. She was a FANTASTIC MOTHER.

Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Friday, April 30, 2021, from 3 to 7 p.m. Funeral Saturday, May 1, 2021, 10 a.m., at chapel, to St. Gall Church, 5500 S. Kedzie Ave., Chicago. Mass of Christian Burial 11:30 a.m. Burial Resurrection Cemetery.

For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING WILL BE OBSERVED: 35 PEOPLE AT A TIME AT FUNERAL HOME, 100 PEOPLE AT CHURCH. MASKS REQUIRED.

Please visit MELISSA ADRIANA RODRIGUEZ BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit www.chapelc.com or www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Info., 773-581-9000.


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