Dorothy E. Velasquez

Dorothy E. Velasquez, née Calamia, 72, died Oct. 30 at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. A visitation was held Wednesday at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills. A funeral service was held this morning from the funeral home to Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills for a 10 a.m. Mass.

Mrs. Velasquez is survived by her husband, Ray; her daughters, Dina and Nicole; her son, Randall; and three grandchildren.

Mrs. Velasquez was born in Chicago. She worked for more than 20 years in the travel industry with Homewood Travel and Caribbean Tourist Organization. She was very active with St. Victor Parish in Calumet City.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Sacred Heart Church, 8245 W. 111th St.