Obituaries - Lake County

1999-02-05T00:00:00Z Obituaries - Lake County
February 05, 1999 12:00 am

Mildred H. Arndt

Lansing, IL

Mildred H. Arndt, 86, of Lansing, Illinois

passed away Thursday, February 4, 1999. She is survived by two daughters,

Carolyn (Fred) Ovans of Hartland, WI and Ellen (Terrence) Cieplucha of Lansing,

IL; five grandchildren, Tracey, Craig, Allison, Matthew and Lindsey. She was

preceded in death by her husband, Walter.

Funeral services will be held

Saturday, February 6, 1999 at 1 p.m. from the Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home,

3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, Illinois. Burial at Concordia Cemetery, Hammond,

Indiana. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday beginning at 10:30


Mrs. Arndt was active in Meals-on- Wheels and the Lansing Womens Club.

She was also a member of St. John EV Lutheran Church of Lansing. In lieu of

flowers, memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church or Alzheimer's


Robert J. Benne

Lansing, IL

Robert J. Benne, 77, of Lansing,IL passed away

Wednesday, February 3,1999. He is survived by his wife, Bernice; three

children, Robert A (Carlene), William (Martes), and Janice (William) DeWitt;

eight grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; three sisters inlaw, Joanna

Griffin, Marilyn Dust, and June Benne; he was preceded in death by one brother,

Larry, and one sister, Loretta an great granddaughter, Faith Bonham.


services will be held on Satuday, February 6,1999, at 11 a.m. fromthe St.John

Ev. Lutheran Church,Lansing, Burial,Oak Glen Cemetery. Friends may call at the

Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home,3227 Ridge Road,Lansing, on Friday from 2 to 9


Mr.Benne was a veteran of World War II, he was retired from Amoco Oil

Refinery in Whiting and was a member of the St.John Dart League and Sunday

Night Mixed Bowling League. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to

St.John Lutheran Church or to the family.

Chianti B. Campbell

East Chicago, IN

Chianti B. Campbell, 19, of East

Chicago, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 1999 at St. Catherine Hospital. He

is survived by his mother, Charlene Sullivan and father, Connes (Patricia)

Campbell, all of East Chicago; two sisters, Tameka English of East Chicago and

Michelle Jackson of Chicago, IL; two brothers, Rodney Sullivan of East Chicago

and Connes Campbell Jr. of Chicago; grandmother, Mildred Wheeler of Gary; step

sisters, Alice Smith,Suzanne Przewoznik and Jamie Przewoznik, all of East

Chicago; step brother, Stanley Przewoznik of Michigan; numerous nieces and

nephews and a host of aunts and uncles.

Funeral services will be held

Saturday, February 6,1999, at 10 a.m. with chapel service conducted by Rev.

Willie Nelson. Interment, Burr Oak Cemetery, Alsip, Illinois. Visitation will

be Friday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Prusiecki Funeral Home, 3831 Main

Street, East Chicago, Indiana.

Chianti attended Central High School !

in East Chicago.

Wilburn Lloyd Easley

Wisconsin / New Elliott

Wilburn Lloyd Easley, 84, of

Burlington, Wisconsin, formerly of New Elliott where he lived for 37 years,

passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 1999. Survived by wife Thelma, beloved wife

of 58 years; one son, Newell (Debbie) Easley of Burlington, WI; one daughter,

Nancy (Ron) Schulte of Zionsville, IN; five grandchildren: Scott (Marie)

Easley of Vancouver B.C, Ryanne Easley of Burlington, WI, Todd (Julie) Schulte

of Fishers, IN, Ryan (Leanne) Schulte of Zionsville, IN; two great

grandchildren; Ryanne Marie Easley of Vancouver, B.C. and Kyle Schulte of

Fishers, IN, also survived by additional grandchildren, Cory and Kelly Butrym

and great grandchildren, Madison and Justin Easley and Eddie Endl; one sister,

Mae Frye of Salem, IL; three brothers-in-law, Dwight Easley of Lake Geneva, WI,

Charles (Betty) Easley of Boulder, CO and Lloyd N. (Annie) Easley of La Raincy

France; one sister-in-law, Oneta Stevenson of Chesterfield, MO; thr!

ee aunts, and several nieces an

Pat E. Farley

Gary, IN

Pat E. Farley, 50, of Gary, IN passed away on

Wednesday, February 3,1999. Survived by his wife, Linda (nee Webb); two

daughers, Melinda (Michael) Adams of Gary and Susan (Jason) Gray of San Diego,

CA; four grandchildren, Cody Modglin, Christian and Mcgwire Adams, and Tyler

Gray; parents, Estelle and James P. Perry of Kosciusko, MS; grandmother, Josie

Busbin of Durant, MS; one brother, Richard Perry of Durant, MS; uncle, John

(Ann) Brown of DeMotte, IN; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services

will be held Thursday evening, February 4, 1999, at 8 P.M. at the Kuiper

Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. James Heard officiating. Friends are invited to

meet with the family on Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Kuiper Funeral Home,

9039 Kleinam Road,(two blocks south of Ridge Road,) Highland, Indiana.

Additonal visitation and funeral services will be held in Kosciusko,


Mr. Farley was employed as a correctional officer with the Lake

County S!

heriffs Police with 15 years of


Milton J. Fishel


Milton J. Fishel, 77, of Hammond,

Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 1999 at V.A. Lakeside, Chicago.

Survivors include his wife, Joann (nee Janiak); three daughters, Dorothy

(Timothy) Roland, Susan (Pedro) Gonzales and Mariann (David) Poteete; two sons,

Robert and Timothy Fishel; two sisters, Alta Hedge and Dorothy Helton; one

brother, Wally Fishel; 18 grandchildren, one great grandson and many nieces and

nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Henrietta Fishel,

two brothers, Robert Darnell and Chester Fishel and two sisters, Pearl Bannor

and Viola Fisler.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 6,

1999, 2 p.m. at the Owens Funeral Home (Calumet Ave. & 119th St.), Whiting,

Indiana with Rev. James Facklam officiating.

Mr. Fishel was a retired 20 year

veteran of the U.S. Army and a Checker Cab driver in Chicago for 15 years. He

was an avid fisherman and outdoors man.


Julius D. (Tap) Tanses

Sun City, AZ

Julius D. Tanses, 83,

of Sun City, Arizona passed away on Thursday, January 28, 1999. He is survived

by his wife, Millie; his two sons, Erick (Dena) Tanses of Chesterton,IN and

Geoffrey (Spook) (Mandy) Tanses of Highland,IN; nine grandchildren, Scottie,

Vicki, Nicky, Erin, Dirk, Marci, Jason, Sarah, and Geoffrey; he was preceded in

death by his son,Bruce.

Services were held at Sunland Lakeside Chapel in Sun

City, Arizona, and entombment was at Sunland Memorial Park in Arizona.


Tanses was a retiree of Inland Steel and an Air Corps. Veteran of World War II.

James M. Flaherty

Crown Point,IN

James M. Flaherty, 50, of Crown Point,IN

passed away Wednesday, February 3,1999, at St.Anthony Medical Center. Survived

by wife, Barbara; two sons, Brian of Cedar Lake and Patrick at home; mother,

Evelyn Flaherty of Crown Point; three brothers, John of Whiting, Thomas (Katie)

of Virginia and Timothy (Shirley) of LA.

Funeral service will be held

Saturday, February 6,1999, at 9:30 am at the Geisen Funeral Home, 10 am at

St.Mary Catholic Church with Father Robert Naglich officiating. Burial,

Maplewood Cemetery, Crown Point. Friends may call at the Geisen Funeral

Home,109 North East Street, Crown Point, on Friday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.

Virgil services Friday at 3 p.m.

Mr. Flaherty was a member of St. Mary

Catholic Church and was employed at the Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad. In lieu

of flowers, the family prefers memorials to be given to the St. Clare Clinic,

1000 S. Court Street, Crown Point. IN, 46307. Information 219-663-2500.

Leo D. Goodman


Leo D. Goodman, 80, of Hammond, IN., eldest son

of Dr. Leo A. Goodman, passed away of natural causes on Thursday, February 4,

1999. He is survived by his brother, Robert Goodman of New York, N.Y. and

niece, Betty Jane Goodman. Preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Leo and Mary


A graveside service will be held Saturday, February 6, 1999, 11 A.M.

at Calvary Cemetery in Portage, Indiana. Burns-Kish Funeral Home of Munster,

Indiana, in charge of arrangements.

Leo will be remembered as the owner and

breeder of the famous Belden Kennels.


James L. "Bud" Hepp


James L. Hepp "Bud", 78, of Hammond,

IN, passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 1999. Survived by wife, Alma Hepp;

one son, Glenn (Kathy) Hepp, Sr. of Chesterton, IN; one daughter, Deena

(Steven) Gordon of Jonesboro, AR; four grandchildren, Krista (Jerry) Denton and

Jason Gordon, both of Jonesboro, AK, Levi Hepp and Glenn Hepp, Jr., both of

Chesterton, IN; one great granddaughter, Amana Denton of Jonesboro, AK; and one

brother, Vernon Hepp of Angola, IN.

Funeral services will be held on

Saturday, February 6, 1999, 9 a.m. at the Kuiper Funeral Home Chapel with Rev.

Bill Halsted officiating. Friends are invited to meet with the family on Friday

2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Kuiper Funeral Home, 9039 Kleinman Road (two

blocks south of Ridge Road), Highland.

Mr. Hepp was retired from Rand McNally

and was a veteran of World War II. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to

Alzheimer's Research.

Nathaniel Klein


Nathaniel Klein, 1 year and 7 months old, of

Hammond, passed away on Thursday, February 4, 1998. Survived by his parents

James and Regina Klein; one sister, Trinity, at home; grandparents, James and

Corrina Klein, David and Georgia Pratt, Mario and Maria Ruiz, Steve and

Roseanne Horn.

Funeral Mass will be conducted Monday, February 8, 1999, 10

a.m. at St. John Bosco church in Hammond, Indiana, with Father Andrew Corona

officiating. Visitation will be on Monday, at the church, one hour prior to the

mass. Interment at St. John/St. Joseph Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Friends may meet

with his family on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the McCoy Funeral

Chapel, 5713 Hohman Ave., Hammond, Indiana.

His Eminence Metropolitan Iriney (Kovacevic)

Third Lake, IL

His Eminence

Metropolitan Iriney, the Bishop of the American-Canadian New Gracanica Diocese,

fell asleep in the Lord, on Tuesday, February 2, 1999, following a long

illness. He was 84. Metropolitan Iriney's main legacy is in bringing an end in

1992 to the tragic division which plagued the Serbian Orthodox Church since

1963. He also leaves behind a legacy of building churches, including the

Diocesan Headquarters in Third Lake, Illinois, where the church is a replica of

a 14th century Serbian Orthodox Monastery of Gracanica, which is still standing

in the province of Kossovo and Metohija. As a result, Metropolitan Iriney's

official title was "Metropolitan of New Gracanica"

Funeral arranemgents are as

follows: Metropolitan Iriney will lie in state at the New Gracanica Monastery

Church in Third Lake, Illinois, beginning at 5 P.M. on Saturday, until the time

of funeral services on Monday, February 8th. A Pomen Service !

will be offered at 6 P.M. Sunda

Rose Lorenzi

(nee Chlebek)

Cedar Lake,IN

Rose Lorenzi, 90, of Cedar

Lake,IN, passed away February 3, 1999, at Munster Community Hospital. Wife of

the late Albert; mother of Ronald; grandmother of Mark (Alona), Greg (Jeanna),

and Neal Lorenzi; great grandmother of Michael and Rachel; sister of the late

Andrew, Stanley and John Chlebek.

Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530

West 14th Street,(US 30, 3 blocks east of Western Avenue), Chicago Heights,IL.

on Friday 2 pm to 9 pm. Visitation on Saturday, 8 am to 9 am at the chapel,

300 East 115th Street, Chicago. Mass 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St.Anthony Church,

11533 South Prairie Avenue, Chicago. Entombment,Holy Cross Cemetery. Calumet

City, IL. 708-481-9230 or 773-785-2030.

Rose had been a Cedar Lake resident

for the past 27 years. Formerly a longtime Riverdale, Illinois, resident. She

and her husband, Al, had been the owners of Al and Roses Tavern in Riverdale

from 1938 to 1960.

Dennis E. Madigan

Chesterton, IN

Dennis E. Madigan, 44, of Chesterton,

Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, February 3,1999 at his residence. He was

born March 23, 1954, in Chicago, Illinois, the son of the late Edward D. and

mother, Louella Pilcher Madigan of Chicago, who survives. He was married on

June 1,1981 in Daytona, Florida to Cynthia L. (Stablein) Madigan, who survives

in Chesterton. Also, Beloved father of Michael T. Madigan, Edward J. Madigan

and Annie L. Madigan, all of Chesterton; Mother and father-in-law, James and

Catherine Stablein of Lowell, IN; Beloved brother of Raymond D. (Karen)

Madigan, David L. (Jean) Madigan and Michael J.(Susan) Madigan, all of Chicago,

IL and William E. (Diane) Madigan of Channahon,IL; Sister, Patricia Madigan of

Chicago, IL; Beloved uncle of nieces and nephews, Allison and Jonathan

Bruckman, Dana Carter and Elyse Madison, all of Chicago and Thomas and Rebecca

Stablein of Robertsdale, IN; brothers-in-law, James (Lindsay) Stab!

lein of Chicago, IL and Timothy

Leonard Manyek


Leonard Manyek, 61, of Lansing,IL, passed away

Tuesday, February 2,1999. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen; one son,Peter

(Kim) of Highland,IN; one daughter, Mary (Michael) Pochordo of Orland Park, IL;

three grandchildren; Thomas, Christopher and Patrick; he was preceded in death

by his parents,Paul and Eileen and step father, Roy Minx

Funeral service will

be held Saturday, at the Schroeder Lauer Funeral Home,3227 Ridge Road, Lansing

to Our Lady of Knock Church for Mass at 10 a.m. Burial, Holy Cross Cemetery,

Calumet City. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 2 to 5 and 7

to 9 p.m.

Mr. Manyek was the former Director of Engineering for Triax and

Abex Corporation Stanray Products Division. In lieu of flowers meorials may be

made to Cancer Research.

Margaret Marr


Margaret Marr, 69, of Munster, IN, passed away on

Thursday, February 4, 1999. Survived by three sons, James D. (Carol) Marr,

M.D., Timothy (Jennifer) Marr and Geoffrey E. (Laurie) Marr; three

grandchildren, Timothy, Tommy and James. Preceded in death by husband, James


Funeral services will take place in Rochester, Pennsylvania at the

Huntsman Funeral Home. 724-775-0655. Local arrangements by the Burns-Kish

Funeral Home of Munster.

Edward Henry Mason, Sr.

East Chicago

Edward Henry Mason, Sr., 76, of

East Chicago, Indiana passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 1999 at St. Catherine

Hospital. Survivors are loving and devoted wife Mary Mason; two sons, Edward

Henry (Bretta) Mason, Jr of Michigan City and Stanley Barnett of Hollywood, FL;

three daughters, Sheila Barden of Westland, MI, Brenda (Robert) Holmes and

Linda Reen, both of Baltimore, MD; caring and thoughtful sister and

brother-in-law, Edith and Eddie Jackson and sister-in-law, Frances Royal; 11

grandchildren; five great-grand children; nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host

of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held Saturday,

February 6, 1999 at 11:30 a.m. at the Allen Funeral Home, 3546 Guthrie Street,

East Chicago, Indiana with Rev. Howard T. Smith, Pastor, New Starlight Baptist

Church officiating. Visitation Friday, February 5th, at the Allen Funeral Home

from 2 to 7 p.m. Burial at Oak Hill Cemetery, Gary, IN.

Mr. Mason r!

etired from Inland Steel Compan

Joseph "Joe" S. Patrick


Joseph S. "Joe" Patrick , 86, of Gary,

passed away on Thursday, February 4, 1999. Survived by loving wife of 58 years,

Stephanie; one son, Gerald (Sandra) Patrick of Gary; daughters, Jo Ann (George)

Smundin of Munster and Marcia (Anthony) Svitko of Merrillville; brothers,

George (Doris) Patrick and John Patrick, both of Phoenix, AZ; grandchildren,

Joseph, Gerald and Brian Patrick, Christina and Lisa Smundin, Jeannette and

Allan Svitko; four great grandchildren.

Funeral prayers 9:15 a.m. Monday at

the Virgil Huber Funeral Home Chapel with a Mass of Christian burial to follow

at 10 a.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church with Rev. Steven Kosinski celebrating.

Friends may call Sunday from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Virgil Huber Funeral Home, 7051

Kennedy Ave., Hessville. Father Kosinski will hold a prayer service at 4:30

p.m. Sunday.

Mr. Patrick was a member of Moose Lodge of East Chicago, Inland

25-Year Club, Steel Workers Local #1010 and St. Ann's Cathol!

ic Church where he could often

Barbara Patterson


Barbara Patterson, 53, of Hammond Indiana,

went to her Eternal Rest after a short battle with cancer on Wednesday, Febuary

3, 1999. She is survived by her loving husband of 17 years, Larry; two sons,

Dominic Roger and Larry (Myra) Patterson, Jr.; two daughters, Toni (Jeffery)

Winters and Brandi (fiance, Kevin) Roger, both of Hammond; one brother, Daniel

Guillory of Louisville, KY; grandchildren, Jennifer, Alexandra, Shelby, Amanda,

Joshua and Arron. Preceded in death by one daughter, Terrie Roger.


prayers will be said at the Virgil Huber Funeral Home on Saturday morning at

9: 15 a.m., with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10 a.m. at St.

Catherine of Siena Catholic Church with Father Larry Kew celebrating. Burial

will follow at St. John Cemetery, Hammond. Visiation will be Friday 2 to 5 and

7 to 9 p.m. at the Virgil Huber Funeral Home, 7051 Kennedy Avenue, Hammond.

Barbara was born in Mineral Wells, TX and was raised in Ch!

icago where she attended school


John Wylie Rice

South Holland, IL

John Wylie Rice, 75, late of

South Holland, Illinois. Beloved husband of Evangelina (nee Alvarez); Devoted

father of Juan Antonio (Terri) Rice, Evangelina Andrea (Paul) Whittenburg,

Roberto Carlos and Francisco Manuel Rice; Proud grandfather of Nicholas Jay

Rice, Katarina Teresa Whittenburg and Angelina Gloria Rice.

Visitation Friday

3 to 9 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. until time of service at 12 Noon at Smits,

DeYoung-Vroegh Funeral Home, 649 East 162nd Street (Rt 6), South Holland,

Illinois. Interment, private. 708-333-7000.

Alma L. Rumsfeld

(nee Brezinski)


Alma L. Rumsfeld (nee

Brezinski), age 71. Beloved wife of the late Alfred. Loving mother of Jane

(Keith) Taylor, Joan (David) Olejniczak, Alma and Susan Rumsfeld, Karen (Mark)

Doud and Laura (John) McLaughlin. Devoted grandmother of 11 and

great-grandmother of three. Member of Annunciata Seniors.

Visitation Friday 2

to 9 p.m. Funeral services Saturday, February 6, 1999 at 10:30 a.m. from the

Elmwood Chapel, 11200 So. Ewing Ave., Chicago to Church of the Annunciata, Mass

of Christian burial at 11 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of

floweers, memorials to American lung Assn., appreciated. 773-731-2749.

Esther Shade

Crown Point,IN

Esther Shade, 92, of Crown Point, passed away

Monday, February 1,1999. Survived by daughter, Autumn (Virgil) Ludwig of Crown

Point; three grandchildren Timothy (Janet) Ludwig of Indianapolis, Terryl

(William) Beth Bish of Crown Point and Tracy (Matthew) Kelnhofer of Crown

Point; six great grandchildren; Jamie and Lindsay Ludwig, Corbin and Nolan

Bish, Joseph and Christopher Kelnhofer. Preceded in death in September, 1998 by

husband of 74 years Orvel.

Mrs. Shade was a retired manager at Levine's

Boston Store and Bieker Construction Company. She was a past member of the

Indiana Trail Grange.

Private Memorial Services will be held Saturday,

February 6, 1999, 11 a.m. at Pruzin & Little Chapel, 811 East Franciscan Drive

(on State Road 55 South of State Road 231), Crown Point, IN, with Rev. Thomas

Norwalk officiating. At rest, Calumet Park Cemetery. There will be no


Sophie Simale

East Chicago

Sophie Simale, 96, of East Chicago, Indiana,

passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 1999 at the St. Margaret Mercy Healthcare

Centers, Hammond. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Alice and

Michael Dykiel of East Chicago.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday,

February 6, 1999 at 9:30 a.m. from the Mysliwy Funeral Home, 4902 Reading

Avenue, East Chicago, Indiana (six blocks west of Indianapolis Blvd), and 10

a.m. at St. Stanislaus Church with Rev. Joseph Niezgoda officiating. Burial at

Holy Cross Cemetery in Calumet City, Illinois. Visitation on Friday from 2 to 8


Mrs. Simale was a resident of East Chicago for 57 years and formerly of

Chicago; member of St. Stanislaus Church and the Ladies Rosary Sodality, Rose

#25, who will pray the rosary on Friday at 2 p.m.); member of St. Stan's Sewing

Circle, Polish Union of America, Royal Neighbors of America and the AARP Group

Health Program.

Joseph Sokol


Joseph Sokol, 73, passed away at his Hammond home

on Thursday, February 4, 1999 after a lingering illness. Survived by his wife

of 46 years, Helen. Joseph was the proud, devoted and loving father of five

children: Michael (Gean) Sokol, David (Cathy) Sokol and Debra (William)

Francisco, all of Hammond, and Mare (Anne) Sokol and Jack (Cecilia) Sokol of

Schererville. A caring grandfather of 10 children, Joseph was "Papa" to Amy,

Joe and Sara Sokol of Westville, David and Julie Sokol of Hammond, William

Sokol of Portage, Lauren and Mathew Sokol and Maxwell and Helen Sokol of

Schererville. Joseph offered special friendship to niece, Elaine Kurtz of

Mundelein, nephews, Richard and John Fezekas, both of Dyer and to

great-nephews, Robert, Thomas, Timothy and Terrence O'Donnell, formerly of

Mundelein. Joseph was preceded in death by his father and mother, Frank and Ewa

Sokol, Hammond residents from the early 1910's, and by his brother, Carl Sokol

of Hammond !

and two sisters, Mary Sokol of

Alice J. Turner


Alice J. Turner, 82, passed away January 30,

1999. A Chicago resident for 57 years, formerly of Marianna, Arkansas. She

retired from the University of Chicago Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. She was a

member of Mount Zion Baptist Church, Hammond, Indiana. Survived by daughter,

Artice W. Harmon of Chicago, IL; three brothers, Johnnie (Julia) Williams of

Hammond, IN, Robert (Jackie) Williams of Gary, IN and Preston Williams Jr. of

Hammond, IN; five sisters, Catherine (Jettie) Jones of East Perry, Missouri,

Betty (Bruce) Lewis and Maxine McClendon, both of Hammond, IN, Barbara

Williams of East Chicago, IN and Cherie (Jesse) Fletcher of Hammond, IN; and a

host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services Saturday, February 6,

1999, 11 A.M. at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1047 Kenwood St., Hammond, Pastor

William Collins officiating. Interment, Concordia Cemetery, Hammond. Visitation

Saturday from 9 a.m. until time of service at the church. Entru!

sted to Smith-Bizzell-Warner an

Clifford L. Underwood, Jr.


Clifford L.Underwood, Jr., 64,

longtime resident of Indiana, retiring to Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and

Wisconsin. Survived by wife, Sharon; mother, Elizabeth Underwood of Crown

Point; children, Sheri (Jim) Myers of North Carolina, Chrisie (Jack) Cable of

Roselawn,IN, Jeff Underwood of Minnesota, Karen (Tim) Grzych of Crown Point;

grandchildren, Rachel Myers, Jack, Jr. Jeremy and Jaclyn Cable, Alexa and

Samuel Clifford Grzych; brother, Richard (Mary) Underwood of Griffith.

Funeral service will be held Saturday, February 6,1999, at 10 a.m. from

Fagen-Miller Funeral Home, 2828 Highway Avenue,Highland, IN with Rev. Dave

Stevenson officiating. Burial at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville.

Visitation Friday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Underwood

was a former member of Loyal Order of Moose Cal-ridge Lodge #1258 who will hold

a Moose Service of Tribute Friday at 7:30 pm.

M. Janet Weis


M. Janet Weis, 72, of Merrillville passed

away Wednesday February 3, 1999. She was born August 11, 1926 in South Bend,

the daughter of Gerald and Mary (Doolittle) Grove. A Merrillville resident for

6 years, formerly of South Bend, she was married on December 27, 1952 in

Mishawaka, Indiana to John Christian Weis, Jr. He preceded her in death on June

1, 1989. She was a 1944 graduate of Mishawaka High School and a 1948 graduate

of Purdue University and she earned her Masters degree in Elementary Education

from Indiana University. She was employed as a school teacher for the Mishawaka

School System from 1950 to 1956 and 1969 to 1982 where she taught in the

pre-school and kindergarten. She was a member of the Indiana State Teachers

Association and the Mishawaka Education Association. Survivors include her son,

Robert A. (Cindy) Weis of Evansville, Indiana; her daughter, Kristin (James)

Bailey of Ogden Dunes, Indiana and her son, Thomas E. (Vicki) !

Weis of Granger, Indiana; seven

Angeline Zigante

(nee Miklavcic)

East Side

Angeline Zigante (nee

Miklavcic), 87, of the East Side, passed away February 31999 at Ingalls

Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Anton.

Angeline is survived by her loving daughters, Audry (Matt) Jasek and Mary

(Robert) Wirtz; Grandmother of seven: Anton (Linda) Jasek, Joseph Wirtz,

Michael Jasek, Kathy (Tom) Gasser, Susan (Joe) Grzybek, Mary (Joe) Caliban and

Lora Wirtz; Four great grandchildren, Brittney Jasek, Jason and Joshua Gasser,

Cullen Shade and Joseph Grzybek; Dear sister of Anne (late John) Steiner, late

Mary (Joseph) Kostenski and Rose (Pete) Adinovich.

She was a member of the

Croatian Catholic Union and Past member of Annunciata Womens Club. She was

loved and will be missed by all.

Visitation Friday 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral

services Saturday, Februay 6,1999, at 9:30 am from the Elmwood Chapel 11200

South Ewing Avenue, Chicago, to Church of the the Annunciata, Mass of

Christian Burial a!

t 10 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross

Ignatius A. "Prize"

Zivatkovski (Zivat)

Calumet City/South Chicago, IL

Ignatius A. "Prize" Zivatkovski (Zivat), 87, late of Calumet City, and formerly

of South Chicago, IL, passed away on Thursday, February 4, 1999. Survived by

daughter, Lenore Hawrot; two sons, Larry (Debbie) and Edward J. Zivat; a

brother, Edward Zivatkaukaus; eight grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by his wife, Mary and sister, Anne Zultz.

Funeral services

will be held on Monday, February 8, 1999, 9:30 a.m. prayers at the

Hennessy-Nowak Funeral Home, 400 Pulaski Road (154th St.), Calumet City, IL,

to St. Andrew the Apostle Church, Mass 10 a.m. Interment at Holy Cross

Cemetery. Visitation on Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m.

Mr. Zivatkovski was a retired

41 year employee of Wisconsin Steel.

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