VALPARAISO, IN - Dean R. Jarnecke, 70 of Valparaiso, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018. He was born on October 5, 1947 in Valparaiso to Robert and Eloise (King) Jarnecke. Dean graduated from Kouts High School and made his career as the owner of Beef Mart in Portage for over 40 years. He …

DYER, IN - Dolores Kopij, 86, of Dyer, IN passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2018. She is survived by her son, Richard (fiancé Julie Wardell) Kopij; grandson, Johnathon Kopij; niece, Kristine (James) Kazmierczak. She was preceded in death by her husband, Myron Kopij and brother, Fred Waninski.

ROSELAWN, IN - Edith Mae Henry, age 82 of Roselawn, passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018 at home surrounded by loved ones. She was born July 19, 1935 in Indiana to Edward and Arvesta (Cox) Criswell, both deceased.

HEGEWISCH - Helen M. Aniol (nee Dombrowski), age 96, late of Hegewisch, was born August 12, 1921 and passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Stanley Aniol. Loving mother of Janice (William) Murawski, the late Christine Zervas and Michael (Deborah) Aniol. Proud grandmo…

GRIFFITH, IN - John W. Floyd age 97 of Griffith passed away on Friday February 16th, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Doris Imogen; son, David (Trudy) Floyd; by his grandchildren: Kelly (Steve) Ritter, David (Lucia) Floyd, Cindi (Enrique) Floyd-Morales and six great grandchildren. John was …

MUNSTER, IN - Judy (Quint) Carroll, formerly of Munster, IN, clicked her heels 3 times and went home peacefully during the morning of February 9, 2018 in Lewisville, TX. A long-time teacher at Block Junior High in East Chicago, IN, she was survived by her sons Tony, of Modesto, CA, Robert (L…

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VALPARAISO, IN - June Ellen Brauer, 92 of Valparaiso, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018. She was born May 17, 1925 in Chicago Heights, IL to the late Raymond and Ethel (McAllister) Jurgensen. June graduated from Bloom Twp. High School in 1942 and retired from Illinois Bell. She was a mem…

IN LOVING MEMORY MARIE EARLE-GILBERT ON HER 5TH ANNIVERSARY IN HEAVEN 10/13/1955-02/21/2013. You are missed each and every day, for you were someone special who meant more than words can say. Your Loving Families & Friends.

LAKE STATION, IN - Mike Mudrey, age 89 of Lake Station, passed away on February 19, 2018. He was born on November 23, 1928 in Keisterville, PA to Andrew Mudry Sr. and Sophia M. (Yanick) Mudry. Mike is survived by his daughters: Cheryl B. Culbertson of Chesterton, and Leah Ann Langel (Joseph …

In Loving Memory of Pam McKinnon, there will be a Celebration of Life Memorial and Luncheon held at Swingbelly's Restaurant, Michigan City, IN on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 1:00-5:00 PM.

Pat left this earth to rejoice in Heaven on February 16, 2018. She is survived by her husband, John M. DeGan and four daughters, Laura Conant; Lisa (James) Luce and children Nathan (Lauren) and Stephen Luce; Christine Dunn and children, Carly, Kiki, and Jolie Dunn; Ruth Spudic and son Jacob.…

SCHERERVILLE, IN - Stella D. Sowinski, 53 of Schererville, IN passed away on Friday, February 16, 2017. She is survived by her husband of 28 years, James; daughter, Sarah Sowinski; sons, Bradley and Steven Sowinski; mother, Ann Schuch; siblings, Stephen Schuch, Ken (Jan) Schuch, Cindy (Micha…

Verna R. Kyle, 99, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018 at Ashton Creek Health and Rehab in Ft. Wayne. Born in Valparaiso, IN, Verna worked as a beauty operator in her home until she was 83 years old. She was a member and founding member of North Christian Church. She loved baking and garde…

EAST CHICAGO, IN - Wilma Mills, age 89, of East Chicago, IN passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Community Hospital in Munster. She is survived by husband, Thomas Richard Mills; two granddaughters: Tiara and Lenora Wilkinson; niece, Damita McCoy; daughter-in-law, Arthurine Wilkinson; …

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VALPARAISO, IN - Gloria Maria Atwell, 74, died February 15, 2018. She was born July 11 of 1943. Gloria leaves daughters Tonya and Traci; and three grandchildren; Tomas, Samantha and Nicholas. Gloria will be donated to science.

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Maryann Pancheri (nee King) age 73, passed away peacefully in her home on February 15, 2018. She is survived by a brother, Dr. John T. King; sisters-in-law: Rose King, Joan Pancheri Jasen, Janet Pancheri, Darlene Lang, Heidi Lang Huber; brothers- in-law: Thomas Pancheri, Donald Pancheri, Rev…

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On Sunday, February 18, 2018, Jack Foss passed away surrounded by friends and family. Jack never met a stranger, and his legacy will live on in his wife of 60 years, Barbara, his son Eric, his daughter and son-in-law Shari and Tom, and his five grandchildren: Laura, Kyle, Elizabeth, Anna and…

VALPARAISO, IN - Bob Ring, age 66, of Valparaiso, IN, passed away on Friday, February 16, 2018. He was born on March 1, 1951 in Gary, IN to JL and Helen.

HEBRON, IN - Heather Ayn (Holt) Chopps, age 47, of Hebron, IN passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, among close family and friends at St Anthony Hospital.

VALPARAISO, IN-Mui Ng Tam, age 97, of Valparaiso, IN passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2018, in California while visiting with family.

GARY, IN - Gladys Harris 'Granny', age 84, of Gary passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018 at home. She is survived by four daughters: Durvie Anekwe, Mary (Linzell) Harris Brooks, Tisher Harris and Olivia Harris; one son, Otis Harris, Jr; 11 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; sister-i…

VALPARAISO, IN - Irene B. Gasper (nee Shotts) age 89 of Valparaiso; formerly of Gary, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.

VALPARAISO, IN-Rosalie “Rose” C. Dominik (nee Nowicki), age 95, of Valparaiso, IN; formerly of Hobart, passed away on Friday, February 9, 2018.

IN LOVING MEMORY OF ESTELLA RUTH LAWRENCE ON HER 1ST ANNIVERSARY IN HEAVEN 02/16/2017 Those we love can never be more than a thought away, as long as we have memories of them. You and your love will always live in our hearts, as we remember you today. Until we meet again, Your Loving Family.

May the Lord give rest to Lisbeth Anne (Durochik) Kidd, known to family and friends as Libby, 67, of St. Albans, WV, formerly of Whiting, IN, who fell asleep in the Lord on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, following 37 courageous years of life with Multiple Sclerosis. She was a member of the 1968…

ORO VALLEY, AZ - David Dierking 88, of Oro Valley, AZ passed away on February 9, 2018. Longtime Valparaiso barber, serving four years in U.S. Navy. Survived by Dolores, his wife of 61 years; two daughters, four grandchildren, three great grandchildren.

James Albert Boston, age 68, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, February 15, 2018. He was born July 29, 1949 in Oklahoma City, OK to Betty and Jessie Boston. James was a 1967 Hobart High School graduate, worked at NIPSCO and was a retired union laborer from Local #81 - Valparaiso.

HIGHLAND, IN-Ann M. Sarbon age 79 of Highland, formerly of Griffith, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday February 14, 2018. She is survived by her daughters: Dawn Broelmann (fiancé Bill Hilbrich) of Griffith and Becky (Dave) Tedesco of Highland; grandc…

ST. JOHN, IN-William H. Busch, age 83, late of St. John, IN and formerly of Riverdale, IL passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018. Loving father of, John W. (Debbie) Busch of Frankfort, Il. Devoted grandfather of: Jacob and Zachary Busch. Preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Christin…

GARY, IN - Juan 'John' Davila, 71, of Gary, IN, passed away Wednesday, February 14, 2018. He was born on October 26, 1946 to Juan Davila and Julia D. Rosario in Santurce, Puerto Rico. On May 22, 1976 he married the love of his life, Myrta Muniz. He is survived by his loving wife, Myrta Davil…

GARY, IN - Mary W. Scott 'Mae Willis', age 85 of Gary passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Methodist Hospital Southlake Campus in Merrillville. She is survived by one daughter, Trudie (Samuel V) Ingram; two sons, Kenneth (Althea) Scott and Angelo (Dr. Earline) Scott; 10 grandchildren; 15…

MERRILLVILLE, IN - Ronald K. Miller, age 61, of Merrillville, Indiana passed away Saturday, February 3, 2018. Preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Louise Miller. He is survived by his sisters, Karen (Rich) Scheeringa, Janice Novosel, and Laura (Greg) Crnkovich and several nieces and…