November 15, 1930 – Manila, Philippines
October 19, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
We surrender him to God’s keeping. Rodolfo Vergara, beloved husband of Ester Vergara (nee Tidalgo) of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at the age of 82 years.
Rodolfo is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Maria and Dennis Needham, and Elizabeth and Jean-Claude Olivier; three grandchildren, George, Olivia and Harrison Needham. One of six children, Rodolfo is survived by his youngest brother in New Jersey, Amado, his wife Conchita and their family. Rodolfo also leaves behind a brother in-law in Calgary, Tigs Tidalgo and his wife Estrella and their family; a brother-in-law in California, Bernabe Tidalgo and his wife Efifania and their family; brothers-in-law and a sister-in-law in the Philippines, Marcial and Victor Tidalgo, and Sancha Japson and their families; as well as beloved nephews and nieces in the Philippines.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, October 25, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church (400 Edmonton Trail N.E.) on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rosedale Hospice #1245 – 70 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 2X8 Telephone: (403) 284 – 5195.
In living memory of Rodolfo Vergara, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences