Death Notices

Area deaths for Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013

2013-01-15T01:00:00Z 2013-01-15T13:12:07Z Area deaths for Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013
January 15, 2013 1:00 am  • 

Bensinger, Meredith A. (nee Traverse), 74, Hammond

Bickel, Richard E., 73, Portage

Blakeman, Kenneth W., 80, Cedar Lake

Brightwell, Paul R., 71, Hammond

Brown, Donald L., 78, Romeoville, Ill.

Bruce, Yvonne F. (nee Hopkins), 92, Merrillville

Bucich, Jennie (nee Sebahar), 102

Crockett, Phyllis J., 88, Valparaiso

Dietz, Emma L., 74, Lowell

Dixon, Lorraine A. (nee Weber), 85, Munster/Hammond

Drankus, Jacqueline (nee Waters), 48, Gary

Franchville, Damian P., 82, Portage

Gardner, Oscar, 97, Flossmoor

Gorcowski, Richard C., 82, Lansing

Guiffra, Anthony B., 75, Lansing

Helwig, Roger A., 48, Schererville

Johnson, Allison A. Sr., 91, Fort Wayne

Jones, Bennie, 64, Hammond

Kaiser, Michael C., 46, Formerly of Illinois

Kirkley, Sharon J. (nee Baker), 71, Gary

LaHayne, Elden V., 90, Munster

Manhart, Manetta, 80, Crown Point

Marsee, Robert D., 84, Hebron

Martin, Kenneth E., 82, Wanatah

Molnar, Donald J., 67, Chicago, Formerly of East Chicago

Olejniczak, Joseph S. Jr., 71, Dyer

Paulson, Lucille M., 93

Polak, Helen T., 93, Hammond

Popiela, Lucille A., 81, Hammond

Russell, Peter M. Sr., East Chicago

Spear, Carson A. Sr., 94, Lansing

Szikora, Mildred M. (nee Peterson), 91, Hegewisch

Vujicich, Margita, Chicago's East Side

Ward, Vivian M., 72, Hammond


Franchville, Damian P., 82, of Portage. Visitation 11 a.m. to time of services at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Rees Funeral Home, Portage.

Kaiser, Michael C., 46, formerly of Illinois, passed away Jan. 10. Visitation 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White Funeral Home, Griffith. Services at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Olejniczak, Joseph S. Jr., 71, of Dyer, passed away Jan. 11. Fagen-Miller Funeral Home, Dyer in charge of arrangements.

Polak, Helen T., 93, of Hammond, passed away Jan. 7. Memorial service (prior to burial) will be held at 9:30 a.m. today at Holy Cross Cemetery, 801 Michigan City Road, Calumet City. Billings Funeral Home, Elkhart, Ind. in charge of arrangements.


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