OBITUARY: Dr. Jesus “Jess” Lledo Climaco

OBITUARY: Dr. Jesus "Jess" Lledo Climaco.

ROCK SPRINGS — Dr. Jesus “Jess” Lledo Climaco, 80, of Rock Springs, Wyoming died on January 13, 2018, from a tragic accident in the Philippines.

His remains were interred on January 20, 2018, in the Philippines.

He was born in Zamboanga City, the son of Luis Climaco and Delores Lledo Silang.

He graduated from Ateneo de Zamboanga High School after which Dr. Climaco completed his medical studies from the University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines.

He completed his pediatric residency in Yale, Connecticut and began his medical practice of pediatrics in Rock Springs, Wyoming in 1972 until his retirement in 1992. He continued to reside in Rock Springs until the time of his death.

Dr. Climaco supported a number of Catholic charities.

He is survived by his siblings Alfredo Silang, Attorney Roberto Silang, Dr. Celia Climaco and Estella Climaco, all of whom reside in the Philippines.

A memorial mass is scheduled at Saint Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church (SCM), Rock Springs, Wyoming on March 10, 2018, at 11:00 am.