Roberto G. Perez

Wednesday March 7, 2021

Roberto “Bob” Perez, age 78, passed away on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Steffie "Cookie" Perez; children, Lisa (Sean) Smiertelny, Tara (Gabriel) Cadena; grandchildren, Jacob, Kayla, Roberto, Thalia, Emma and Gabriel; Sister, Cardina Proa; several nieces and nephews and extended family.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Federico and Crispina Perez; siblings, Abraham (Yolanda) Perez, Ruben (Esperanza) Perez, and Raul Perez.

Bob was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He worked at U.S. Steel for 35 years. He loved spending time with family, especially his grandchildren. He also enjoyed gardening, wood crafting and birdwatching. He will be deeply missed by so many and his memories will forever be etched in our hearts.

The family has required the public to please continue social distancing and wear your mask while in the building.

Friends are invited to visit with the family on Friday. April 9, 2021 from 1:00 pm until the time of funeral services at 4:00 pm at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel (7535 Taft St. Merrillville IN 46410). Pastor Jerry Bacon officiating. In lieu of flowers the family has requested that you plant a flower at home and say a blessing for Bob. For further information please call 219-736-5840

Visitation

Friday April 9, 2021
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128

Service

Friday April 9, 2021
4:00 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128