Adelina Cleto San Juan

Published 3:29 pm Monday, March 6, 2023

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Adelina Cleto San Juan, (97), of LaGrange, Georgia was beckoned to her eternal home on Friday, March 3, 2023, from her residence.

Adelina was born Sept. 2, 1925, in the Philippines, there she received her Doctorate Degree and served as a Hospital Administrator and General Practitioner. 

She was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Decatur, Georgia and has been attended St. Peter’s Catholic Church in LaGrange, Georgia for the past several years. 

Adelina taught a Senior Exercise Class and Tai Chi at the DeKalb Recreational Center and enjoyed sewing in her free time. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by twelve siblings.

Survivors include her daughter, Mary (Bruce) Welsh; grandson, Timothy Welsh; granddaughter, Tiffany Welsh; great grandchildren, Kyla Sumerlot, Kaleb Welsh, Adelina Welsh, and Max Hineman; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The Funeral Mass will be at 11 A.M. Thursday, March 9, 2023, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church with Father Tim Gadziala officiating. 

Burial will follow in Restlawn Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that donations be made to St. Thomas More or St. Peter’s in memory of Adelina Cleto San Juan.

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Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636