In Memory of



Obituary for Celestina Parra

Celestina “Chata” Parra, 77, July 6, 2020, longtime resident of the Southwest Side of Chicago-Gage Park neighborhood; dearly beloved wife of the late Ceferino Parra; devoted mother of Maria Parra, Carmen Parra Gomez (Oscar), and the late Juan “Johnny” Parra (Michele Belanski); loving grandmother of Cheyenne, Jessie, Jackie, Megan, Jo, J.C., Julius and preceded by Xylaly; preceded in death by her parents, Cuintin and Maria Guadalupe Perrusguia Almanza; dear sister and aunt of many.

Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Friday, July 10, 2020, from 4 to 8 p.m. PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS, FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING OF 50 PERSONS AT A TIME, WILL BE OBSERVED WITH MASKS REQUIRED.

Funeral Saturday, July 11, 2020, 8:45 a.m., at chapel, to St. Clare Church, 5443 S. Washtenaw Ave., Chicago. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR MAXIMUM GATHERING AT CHURCH is 80 PERSONS.

Please visit CELESTINA “CHATA” PARRA BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit or For information, 773-581-9000.