Charles Anderson, 86, of Hammond,
passed away Monday, February 1, 1999 at The Community Hospital, Munster. He was
the beloved husband of the late Mildred (Parrick) Anderson, who passed away
November 18, 1996. He is survived by many friends at the Hammond Nursing
Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 4, 1999, 10 a.m. at
the Baran Funeral Home, 1235-119th St., Whiting, IN, with Brother Jim Spradlin
of the South Side Christian Church, Munster, officiating. Interment at Elmwood
Cemetery, Hammond. Visitation at the funeral home on Thursday from 9 a.m.
until time of services.
Mr. Anderson was was a lifelong resident of Hammond;
member of the South Side Christian Church, Munster; the Masonic Order; the
Lansing Lions Club; a World War II Army veteran having served in Germany; and a
retired mechanic and owner and operator of a Amoco Service Station in Lansing.
Harry Angel, 79, of Whiting, passed away on
Tuesday, February 2, 1999 at his residence. He is survived by his beloved wife
of 50 years, Jean (nee Benko); two sons, Alan (Catherine) Angel of Crown Point
and Glenn (Dawn) Angel of Schererville; three grandchildren, Lauren, Ashlynn
and Kyle; two sisters, Aurelia (Yants) Martinez and Frances (Juan) Rodriguez,
both of Chicago; numerous nieces and nephews; sister-in-law, Eileen (late Don)
Coppage of Whiting; and brother-in-law, Larry (Sandy) Benko of Phoenix, AZ.
Preceded in death by his sister, Lupe Liceaga.
Funeral services will be held
Friday, February 5, 1999 at 9:30 a.m. at the Baran Funeral Home, 1235-119th
Street, Whiting, IN. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. at
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whiting, with the Rev. John E. Kalicky,
C.PP.S. officiating. Interment at St. John Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Visitation at
the funeral home Thursday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Members!
of the parish will offer praye
Robert Lee Bacon
Robert Lee Bacon, 63, of Hammond,
passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 1999 at the William J. Riley Memorial
Hospice Residence. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; one son, Robert Lee
Bacon Jr. of Kankakee, Illinois; two daughters, Jennifer and Tamara of
Littleton, Colorado; one step-daughter, Kirsten Weaver of Griffith, IN; three
granddaughters, Nicole, Sara and Samantha, all of Littleton, CO; one step-
granddaughter, Sarah of Griffith, IN. five sisters, Dolores (Harold) Spillers
of Raleigh, N.C., Patricia Bright of Bloomington, IL, Judy Bacon of Tinley
Park, IL, Vivian Blazak of Sacramento, CA and Carol (Tom) Reichardt; two
brothers, Howard of Tinley Park, IL and John David (Lee) of Springfield, IL.
Friends are invited to call at the Bocken Funeral Home, 7042 Kennedy Ave.,
Hessville, IN, on Thursday 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at
the gravesite of Zion Lutheran Cemetery, 167th Street East of Ridgeland in
k, Illinois, on Friday, Februar
Sarah Boardman Baranowski
Sept. 5, 1932 - Jan. 31, 1999
Sarah Boardman Baranowski, 66, of Bullhead City, AZ (a
resident for the past 10 years), formerly of Highland, IN, passed away Sunday,
January 31, 1999. She was the owner of Sarah's Catering in Griffith, IN for 15
years. Survived by husband, Robert and two sons, Robert and Mark Baranowski,
all of Arizona; three sisters, Helen Trosper of Griffith, IN, Goldie Boardman
and Rosetta (Gottfried) Riess, both of Hammond, IN; and many loving nieces and
nephews. Preceded in death by parents Clarence Ottis and Edna J. Boardman, one
sister, Dolly Hollis, two brothers, Fred and Lawrence Boardman. Sarah loved
life and loved to cook. She was the best cook there ever was and will be missed
by all of her family and friends. Diamond & Son Funeral Home, Arizona in charge
of arrangements. 520-763-5440.
Robert J. Benne
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 January 31,1999, at St.Catherine Hospital. He is survived
by his father, Connes; mother Charlene Sullivan;step mother Patricia Campbell;
two sisters, Tameka English of East Chicago and Michelle Jackson of Chicago,
IL; two brothers; grandmother, Mildred Wheeler of Gary, ; step sisters, Alice
Smith of East Chicago and Suzanne Pezewoznik of East Chicago; step brothers,
Jamie Pezewoznik of East Chicago, Stanley Pezewoznik of Michigan; numerous
nieces and nephews. a host of aunts and uncles.
Funeeral 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. Prusiecki Funeral Home, 3831 Main Street,
Chianti attended Central High School in East Chicago.
Cody Thomas Bracken
Cody Thomas Bracken, 2, of Doylestown,
PA passed away February 1,1999. He is survived by his parents, Robert and
Valerie Bracken; sisters, Kelsey and Haley, all of Doylestown; paternal
grandmother, Betty Bracken of Hobart; maternal grandparents, Richard and Marion
Leman of Granada Hills, CA; several aunts, uncles and numerous cousins.
Private services will be held Friday, February 5, 1999, at 1 p.m. with
cremation to follow in Doylestown,PA. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be
given to the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation, P.O. Box 115,
Monroeville, PA 15146.
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
Cleo Eklund, 91, of Merrillville, IN passed
away at Methodist Hospital Southlake Campus, Tuesday, February 2,1999.
Preceded in death by husband, Edwin E. Eklund. Survived by one son, Peter E.
(Irene) Eklund of Merrillville;
two granddaughters, Linda (David) Washington of
Edmond, OK and Pamela (David) Jones of Round Lake Park,IL; two great
granddaughters, Kaley and Tori Washington.
Funeral service Friday, February 5,
1999, 10 a.m. at the Geisen Funeral Home,7905 Broadway, Merrillville, with
Rev. David G. Nowak officiating. Burial, Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Joseph L. Farkas
Joseph L. Farkas, 70, passed away Tuesday in his
Munster home. Survived by loving wife, Harriet (nee Bard); sons, Steven (Kelly)
of Hammond and Jeffrey; daughter, Beth; two granddaughters, Aren and Abby;
sister, Irene Grossman and brother, Alexander (Ica) Farkas, both of Toronto,
Canada; sisters-in-law, Barbara Bard of Munster and Geraldine Bard of Buffalo,
N.Y.; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents, Leopold and
Clara Farkas and brothers, William, Bela and Laslo.
Funeral services will be
held Thursday, February 4, 1999 at 11 a.m.from the Burns-Kish Funeral Home,
8415 Calumet Ave., Munster, IN. Interment, Beth El Cemetery, Portage, IN.
Visitation will be on Thursday one hour prior to service.
Joseph Farkas was a
survivor of Auschwitz, and immigrated to this country from Romania in 1949. He
was employed for many years in the family auto parts business. He was a member
of Congregation Beth Israel and an active participant in t!
he morning minyon and the Adult
Pat E. Farley
Pat E. Farley, 50, of Gary, IN passed away
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, MISS; grandmother,
Josie Busbin; of Durant, MISS; one brother Richard Perry of Durant MISS;
uncle,John (Ann) Brown of Demotte, IN; several nieces and nephews.
servcice will be held 8 pm Thursday February 4,1999, at Kuiper Funeral Home,
with Rev.James Heard officiating. Friends are invited to meet with the famiily
on Thursday from 4 to 8 pm at the Kuiper Funral Home, 9039 Kleinam Road,(2
blocks south of Ridge Rroad,) Highland.. Additonal visitation and funeral
services will be held in Kosciusko, MISS.
Mr. Farley was employed as a
correctional officer with the Lake County Sheriffs Police with 15 years of
service. He wa!
s Deputy Director of the Gary
James M. Flaherty
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.
John H. Fuss
John H. Fuss, 86, late of Lansing, IL. Beloved
husband of the late Bernice; Loving father of Irvin (Donna Mae) and Carol
(William) Lathrop; Loving grandfather of Louise, Mark (Janeen), Dawn, Kevin,
Amy and Jennifer (Jerry); Great grandfather of William and Dakota.
Friday 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral Saturday 9 a.m. from Drumm Funeral Home 1200 East
162nd St., (1 block west of the Calumet Expressway on US 6 (159th St.), South
Holland, IL. Mass 10 a.m. at St. Andrew the Apostle Church. Interment at Holy
Cross Cemetery. 708-333-0011.
Dusan Galic, 78, of Merrillville, Indiana,
passed away on Monday, February 1, 1999. He is survived by his wife, Zorka;
son, Spiro (Slavka) Galic of Merrillville; grandson, Aleksander and Dusan;
sister, Bosiljka Galic of Merrillville; sister-in-law, Danka Galic of
Merrillville; nephews, Dusan and Spiro Galic of Merrillville; brother-in-law,
Milojko (Dragica) Galic and family of Florida; sisters-in-law, Stana Galic and
Tamara Galic and families; niece, Vesa Wolanyk and family; cousins, Milos
Gasic, Svetko Gasic, Ilija Gasic, Anica Karagic, Mirko Balac and Mara Gasic and
families; nephew, Spiro Galic and family; numerous Cousins, Kumovi, and
Friends in the United States, Canada, England, Australia and Yugoslavia.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, February 5, 1999 at 10 A.M. at the St.
George Serbian Orthodox Church of Schererville, Indiana with the V. Rev. George
Lazich officiating. At rest, Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, IN. Friend!
s are invited to call on Thursd
Ethel Lee Harrell
Ethel Lee Harrell, 50, departed this life for
a better place on Sunday, January 31, 1999 at St. Margaret Hospital (Hammond,
IN.). She was a faithful member of New Community Baptist Church (Hammond, IN).
She leaves to cherish loving memories her beloved husband, W.C. Harrell.
Children, Alvin Jr., Dwayne, Catherine, Yolanda and Cherisse. Son-in-law,
Rodney. Daughter-in-law Karla. Mother, Ola Mae. Mother-in-law, Ellen.
Grandmother A.V. Six sisters, Birdie, Annie, Sheila, Renee, Gladys and Linda;
Six brothers, Willie, Thomas, Michael, Guy, Freddie and Chris. Five
brothers-in-law, Robert, Allen, John, Donell and C.L. Sr. Four sisters-in-law,
Anita, Sarah, Vera and Voncille, Aunt Geneva. 16 grandchildren and a host of
nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Visitation Thursday, February 4, 1999
from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave., Gary, IN.
Funeral services Friday, February 5, 1999 at 11 A.M. at the New Community
hurch, 5461 Calumet Ave., Hammo
Raymond C. Hardesty
Raymond C. Hardesty, 53, of Lansing,
Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 1999. He is survived by his wife,
Sharon; three children, Cheryl, Eileen and Brian; two step-brothers, Gilbert
(Joan) Van Kell of Buffalo Grove, IL and Kenneth Van Kell of Bolingbrook, IL;
seven nieces and nephews: Stephen Van Kell, Laura Mueller, Daniel Van Kell,
Jennifer Boyd, Kenneth Van Kell, William Pekara and Katherine Pekara.
services will be held on Friday, February 5, 1999 at 8:30 a.m. from the
Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL to St. Ann Church
for Mass at 9 a.m. Cremation will follow. Friends may call at the funeral home
on Thursday 2 to 9 p.m.
Robert W. Keilman
Robert W. Keilman, 62, of Hammond, IN,
passed away Saturday, January 30, 1999. He is survived by one daughter, Lisa M.
Keilman of Hessville, IN; five sons, Tom (Mary) of Hessville, IN., Anthony of
Hessville, IN, Mark (Rose) of East Chicago, IN, Tim of East Chicago, IN and
Mike of Hessville, IN; 11 grandchildren; one sister, Margaret Pisarski of
Matteson, IL; three brothers, Leonard (Dorothy) of East Chicago, IN, Joseph
(Joyce) of Lynwood, IL and John (Connie) of Hessville, IN; two sisters-in-law,
Ann Keilman of Cedar Lake, IN and Myrtle Keilman of Hessville, IN; numerous
nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his wife, Sylvia M. Keilman in 1991
and two brothers, Urban and Henry Keilman.
Funeral services will be held
Thursday, February 4, 1999 at 9:15 A.M. from LaHayne Funeral Home, 5746 Hohman
Ave., Hammond, IN and 10 A.M. Mass at St. Catherine of Siena Church, Hammond,
IN. Burial at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville, IN. Fri!
ends may call at the funeral ho
Jacquelyn W. Lockard
Jacquelyn W. Lockard, 60, late of
Hegewisch, Illinois passed away Tuesday February 2, 199 at Northwestern
Memorial Hospital, Chicago. Survived by three sons, Charles (C.C.D.S.), Daniel
(C.P.D.) (Joanne) and Ralph Lockard; one daughter, Lisa Lockard; grandmother of
two. Preceded in death by husband Ralph and one sister, Dorothy Esposito.
Services will be held Friday, February 5, 10 a.m. at the Opyt Funeral Home,
13350 Baltimore Ave., Hegewisch, IL. Interment at Cedar Park Cemetery.
Visitation Thursday from 2 to 9 p.m.
Mrs. Lockard was a member of St. Petri
Church (East Side); employee of Aramark Food Service and retired from Chicago
Board of Education as a Food Service Manager after 30 years of service. St.
Jude's League prayer Thursday 7 p.m.
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.
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.
Maria DeJesus Martinez
Maria DeJesus Martinez, 77 of East
Chicago,IN passed away Tuesday, February 2 1999, at Community Hospital in
Munster. She is survived by eight children; Salvador (Sofia) Sanchez of East
Chicago, Stella Martinez of East Chicago, Lupe Martinez of New York, Juan
Martinez of Houston. TX, Jose Martinez of Hawaii, Maria (Andres) Moreno of
Crown Point, Juanita (John) Flores of Munster and George Martinez of Hammond;
one brother, Manuel (Rosa) Mosqueda of Joliet, IL; one sister, Josefina
(Sirilo) DeLeon of Joliet; 17 grandchildren; four great grandchildren; preceded
in death by husband, Indalecio Martinez, in 1984 and son, Ricardo Martinez in
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 6,1999, 9:15 a m from
the Fife Funeral Home, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, and 10 a.m at Our
Lady Of Guadalupe Church in East Chicago with Rev. Diego Gettig C.PP.S
officiating. Burial Ridgelawn Cemetery, Gary. Visitation at the Fife Funera!
l Home from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday
Sandra L. Millsap
formerly East Hazelcrest
L.Millsap, 56, of Manteno,Illinois. Former wife of Gerald; loving mother of
Cindy (Charles) Hoffie and Susan (David) Cingrani Millsap; grandmother of
Charlie, Katie, and Krystle; dear sister of Doris Orel, Betty McKinley, Mary
Morris and Carol Fagen; loving aunt of many nieces and nephews.
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999, 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral service Saturday, 11 a.m. at Drumm
Funeral Home, 1200 E. 162nd Street, (1 block west of the Calumet Expressway on
US 6 159th), South Holland,IL. Interment, Washington Memory Gardens.
Veronica E. Moscato
Crown Point / Chicago
Veronica E. Moscato
"Bonnie", 75, of Crown Point, IN, born and raised in Chicago, passed away on
Tuesday, February 2, 1999 at St. Anthony Medical Center. Survived by husband,
James; daughter, Michelle Moscato of Carmel, IN; son, James (Janet) of
Rochester, MI; grandchildren: Gina (Christopher) Good of Hobart, Michael
Moscato of Rochester, MI, Matthew Moscato of Los Angeles, CA; great grandson,
Nicholas Good; sisters, LaVerne Ellis of Oaklawn, IL and Elizabeth Brown of
LaPorte; and brothers, James and William Guettner of Lowell.
will be Thursday, February 4, 1999 at 9:30 a.m. at the Geisen Funeral Home and
10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church with Msgr. Don C. Grass officiating. Burial
at Maplewood Memorial Cemetery, Crown Point, Indiana. Friends may call at the
Geisen Funeral Home, 109 N. East Street, Crown Point, IN, on Wednesday 2 to 5
and 7 to 9 p.m. Vigil service at 4 p.m.
Mrs. Moscato was a membe!
r of St. Mary Catholic Church i
Margaret Ozimina, 76, of Munster, passed away
Sunday, January 31, 1999. She is survived by her loving husband, Michael,
brother, Edward (Mary) Demy of Munster; two nephews, David and John Demy; great
nieces and one great nephew. Preceded in death by parents, Michael and Anna
Funeral services will be Friday, February 5, 1999 at 10:30 A.M.
from the Solan Funeral Home for 11 A.M. Mass at St. Thomas More Catholic Church
with Father Richard Emerson officiating. At rest, St. Nicholas Cemetery,
Hammond. Friends may visit with the family Thursday from 2 to 7 p.m. at the
Solan Funeral Home, 7109 Calumet Avenue, Hammond. Prayer service Thursday at 2
p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Ozimina was a member of St. Thomas More
Catholic Church and assisted with communion at Munster Med-Inn, volunteer with
Meals on Wheels for St. Vincent DePaul Society, retired Physical Education
teacher for Hammond Schools with thirty-nine years of service; member of!
Lansing Country Club and India
Muriel L. Parks
Crown Point / Michigan
Muriel L. Parks (nee
Ferrell), 76, of Crown Point, formerly of Muskegon and Detroit, Michigan,
passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 1999. Survived by husband of 40 years,
Richard A. Parks; three sons, Richard J. (Carol L.) Parks of Valparaiso, Robert
S. (Kimberly A.) Parks of Ogden Dunes and William T. (Sarah C.) Parks of Lake
in the Hills, Illinois; eight grandchildren, Nick, Maeghan, Kelli, Brenna,
Quinn, Kate, Elizabeth and Michael; two sisters, Margaret Hansen of Grand
Rapids, MI and Patricia Bennett of Tecumseh, MI; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services Friday, February 5, 1999 at 11:15 a.m. at the Burns Funeral
Home, (corner of 101st & Broadway), Merrillville/Crown Point Chapel, to St.
Matthias Church, Crown Point, for Mass of Christian Burial at 12 Noon, Rev.
Terry J. Steffens officiating. Services will terminate at the church. Friends
may call at Burns Funeral Home on Thursday from 11 A.M. to 8 P.M. !
Contributions may be made to Cr
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,Alexandraa, Shelby, Amanda,
Joshua and Arron. preceded in death by one daughter, Terrie Roger.
prayers will be said at the Virgil Huber Funeral Home Saturday morning at 9:
15 a.m with Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10 am 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 pm and 7 to 9 pm at
the Virgil Huber Funeral Home, 7051 Kennedy Avenue, Hammond.
Barbara was born
in Mineral Wells, TX, raised in Chicago where she atte!
nded school. She married Larry
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
Private Memorial Services will be held Saturday, February 6,
1999, at 11 a.m.at the Pruzin & Little Chapel, 811 East Franciscan Drive (on
State Road 55 South of State Road 231), Crown Point,with Rev.Thomas Norwalk
officiating. At rest, Calumet Park Cemetery. Visitation 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Walter J. Sprycha
Crown Point, IN/Calumet Park, IL
Walter J. Sprycha, 85,
formerly of Calumet Park, Illinois, a Crown Point resident for 20 years, passed
away at home on February 1, 1999. Survived by one son, Ronald (Lynn) Sprycha of
Crown Point; two daughters, Lori Sands of Crown Point and Phyllis (Louis)
Matykiewicz of Coal Valley, IL; 16 grandchildren; Colleen and Leslie Sands,
Steven, Jeffrey (Kari) and Suzanne Sprycha, Allen, Tom, Jim, Bill, Andy,
Michael, David, Mark and Ann Matykiewicz; one sister, Bernice Mysleviec of
Palos Heights, IL. Preceded in death by his wife Julia in 1989.
services Friday, February 5, 1999 at 9 a.m. from the Burns Funeral Home (corner
of 101st & Broadway), Merrillville/Crown Point Chapel to St. Elizabeth Ann
Seton Church, Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m., Rev. David H. Gosnell
officiating. Interment at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, IN. Friends may
call at the Burns Funeral Home on Thursday from 2 to 9 p.m. Prayer servic!
es Thursday at 3 p.m.
Carolyn M. Stemper
Carolyn M. Stemper, 72, of Hammond, passed away
Tuesday, February 2, 1999. Survived by two sons, Richard (Barbara) Stemper and
Robert Stemper and one daughter, Dianne (Gerald) Bialas, all of Hammond; a
sister, Norma (Delbert) Creviston of Griffith; brother, Gilbert (Carol)
Campbell; grandchildren, Richard A. (Kathy) Orich, Richelle (Joe) Dutka, Ronald
J. Orich, Vince, Mark and Michael Stemper; great grandchildren, Kyle and Kara
Dutka, Kailey Orich and Alex Stemper; and her very dear pet Tasha. Preceded in
death by husband, Richard.
Funeral services will be held Friday, February 5,
1999, 10 a.m. from the Virgil Huber Funeral Home, 7051 Kennedy Ave., Hessville,
IN, with Pastor John Snyder officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood
Cemetery, Hammond. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday evening
from 7 to 9 p.m.
Mrs. Stemper was born and raised in Hammond where she
graduated from Hammond High School, class of 1943. She was employe!
d by Goldblatt's for 20 years i
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) Williams 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.
trusted to Smith-Bizzell-Warner
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, Eliabeth 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