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Rolando Alvar Lagutin

October 13, 1950 ~ March 30, 2024 (age 73) 73 Years Old


Dr. Rolando Alvar Lagutin, better known as “Lolo” or “Dr. Rolly” age 73, of Chattanooga, TN, passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2024.

Rolando was born in the Philippines on October 13, 1950, the son of the late Feliciano Lagutin and Praxides Alvar Lagutin. Rolando was a surgeon at Parkridge Hospital and retired after thirty-five years of service. He loved serving on medical missions to the Philippines and founded Mutia Health Center Foundation. Rolando was a member of ChristWay Community Church. He loved his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed playing golf, collecting coins, singing, and family beach vacations. In addition to his parents, Rolando was preceded in death by his brother, Nilo Lagutin.

Survivors include the mother of his three children, Teresita Benin-Currier; three children, Ella Cowden (David), El Lagutin (Jennifer), and Lyn Darling; eight grandchildren, Austin Cowden (Gabby), Hunter Price (Mia Ivakhova), Tori Price, Jackson Cowden, Lucy Lagutin, Rolly Lagutin, Nick Darling, and Anna Darling; and three sisters, Flordeliza Lopez, Edith Amarille, and Emma Penaso.

A Celebration of Life will be Thursday, April 4, 2024, at 6:00 P.M., Heritage Funeral Home with John Waters officiating.

Visitation will be Thursday from 4:00 P.M. until the service hour at Heritage Funeral Home.

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Arrangements by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Chapel.



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April 4, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home Parlor
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN

Celebration of Life
April 4, 2024

6:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Homes & Cremation Services - Chattanooga
7454 E. Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN


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