July 16, 1927 – February 7, 2010
Rodolfo Obligacion, beloved husband of the late Virginia of Calgary passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, February 7, 2010 at the age of 82 years.
Rodolfo was born on July 16, 1927 in Guadalupe, Philippines. In 1974, Rodolfo and Virginia and their family immigrated to Canada. Bopi attended mechanical technical school in Canada in 1974, and spent time in Winnipeg, Toronto and Calgary. Virginia and Rodolfo were married on August 3, 1946. Bopi was a devoted Roman Catholic. He attended the Lions Club while in the Philippines and supported the fishermen there. Some of his life’s greatest moments and achievements were meeting Virginia and successfully raising a large family. He will always be remembered by his family as a great source of strength, convictions and generosity.
Bopi will be deeply missed by his children, Josephine Valenciano, Dan (Barbara) Obligacion, Ed (Jeannette) Obligacion, Nestor (Edna) Obligacion, Ramon (Victoria) Obligacion and Marian (Francis); his grandchildren Judi (Martino), Almond (Cynthia), Neilsen, Fallon, Ivan (Victoria), Princess, Ian, Valerie, Remi (Donna), Shane (Kleina), Nesline (Rob), Kimberly (Jerome), Vanessa, Cheyenne, Kyra, Charlene (Jason), Chantelle, Derek and Charisse; his great grandchildren Curtis, Nate, Ben, Nyah, Cole, Elle, Mya, Gemini, Kai, Jiselle, Reece, Isabel, Mataeo, Makylie, Maleyah, Alex, Sophia, Jasmine and Xavier.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Relatives and friends are also invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church (1600 Acadia Drive S.E.) on Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. with Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens Holy Family Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Rodolfo Obligacion, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences