Carol G. Boland
Tulsa, Oklahoma / Griffith
Carol G. Boland, 49, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, passed away suddenly on July 25,
1997. She was born and raised in Tampa, Florida, and lived in Griffith,
Indiana, for 11 years before moving to Tulsa. She is survived by her daughter,
Laura C. Boland, formerly of Griffith, and now of Tulsa, OK; and her mother,
and two brothers, all of Tampa, FL.
She was employed by American Air Lines and was laid to rest July 29, 1997
in Tampa, Florida.
Stephen C. Cichy
Stephen C. Cichy, 64, of Munster was called home by God on Wednesday, July
30 1997 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his
loving wife, Ursula (Marcy) (nee Madura) Cichy; loving son, Steven (Judith)
Cichy of Highland; loving daughter, Susan Smith of Munster; three loving
grandchildren, Stacey and Stephanie Smith and Sarah Cichy; two aunts, Inez
Carney and Lillian Velon; one niece and two nephews; numerous cousins. Preceded
in death by his parents, June and Casey and one brother, Richard.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 2, 1997, 10:30 a.m. at the
Burns-Kish Funeral Home, 8415 Calumet Avenue, Munster. Mass of Christian Burial
at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas More Church with Father Ian Williams celebrating the
Mass. Burial will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery in Calumet City, Illinois.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday 2 to 9 p.m.
Mr. Cichy was retired from NIPSCO after 36 years of service as
superintendent of the construction line department. Donations may be made to
the Hospice of Calumet Area in his loving memory.
Wanda Jeanette (Morgan) Clark (nee DeWitt), 63, of Cedar Lake, IN. passed
away Wednesday, July 30, 1997 at the Lowell Health Care Center, Lowell,
Indiana. She is survived by one son, Philip (Eula) Morgan of Crown Point, IN;
one daughter, Belma (George) Smith of Security, Colorado; step-children, Gale
Clark and family of Lexington, KY and Jean Ziltz and family of Schererville,
IN; five grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; three great grandchildren; two
brothers, Shirrel Ray DeWitt and Marvin (Eva) DeWitt and one sister-in-law,
Barbara DeWitt, all of Fordsville, KY. She was preceded in death by her
husbands, William W. Morgan and Arthur Q. Clark, her parents, Ivon and Jacie
Belma DeWitt, one brother, Delmar DeWitt and one sister, Zylpha Boling.
Funeral services will be held Monday, August 4, 1997 at 1 P.M. at Macedonia
Baptist Church in Rockvale, Kentucky with Rev. Philip Morgan officiating.
Interment at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Friends may call at the
Eller-Brady Funeral Home, 8510 Lake Shore Drive, Cedar Lake, IN. on Friday from
2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the family
Mrs. Clark was a housekeeper for The Community Hospital in Munster. She
was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
James R. Connelly
James R. Connelly, 61, of Highland, Indiana passed away on Wednesday, July
30 1997. He is survived by his devoted wife of 37 years, Annette (nee
Maniscalco); four sons, Kevin Connelly and Mark Connelly of Highland, Don
Connelly of Green Bay, Wisconsin and Paul Connelly of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; one
sister, Fran (Bob) Vorel of Palos Park, Illinois; sister and brother-in-law,
George and Marguerite Thon and Clearnace LaReau, all of Highland; many nieces
and nephews; dear friends, Tom and Judy McCarthy. Preceded in death by his
son, James Gerard; his parents, Phillip and Luella Connelly; brother, Richard
Connelly and sister, Mary Virginia LaReau.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 2, 1997 at 9:30 a.m. at the
Kuiper Funeral Home Chapel with a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. at Our
Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Highland with Msgr. A.H. Van Nevel, Rev. Edward
Mozur, Rev. Edward Kennedy and Rev. Tom Balys, O.C.D. officiating. Burial, Mt.
Mercy Cemetery, Gary. Friends are invited to meet with the family Friday,
August 1, 1997 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. at the Kuiper Funeral Home, 9039
Kleinman Road (2 blocks south of Ridge Road), Highland.
Jim directed to Our Lady of Grace Choir for 17 years; member of the former
Paulist Choir of Chicago; currently was the Director of the Paulist Alumni
Chorale and the Mater Dei Carmelite Choir; held many offices in Highland Boy's
Baseball; coached both Little League and Babe Ruth for many years; member of
the Knights of Columbus and was the Director of the MIS for Community Hospital
of Munster. Prayer services will be held Friday afternoon 3:30 p.m. Please omit
Terry Lynn Crowe
Terry Lynn Crowe, 31, of Whiting, passed away on Wednesday, July 30,
1997 at his residence. He is survived by his daughter, Shanda Crowe; parents,
Douglas and Helen "CC" Crowe; and three brothers, Jamie Crowe and Bradley
Crowe, all of Whiting, and Billy (Betty) Crowe of Fordsville, KY.; niece,
Heather Crowe and nephew, Scottie Crowe; maternal grandmother, Ruby Sutton of
Owensboro, KY; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; very dear friend, Kristina
Novakovic of Chicago.
Visitation will be held Friday evening, August 1, 1997 from 6 to 9 p.m. at
the Baran Funeral Home, 1235-119th Street, Whiting, Indiana, Funeral services
will be held Monday, August 4th, at the Cecil Funeral Home in Whitesville,
Kentucky, at 11 a.m. Interment at Cates Cemetery, Whitesville, Kentucky.
Terry was a lifelong resident of Whiting; a graduate of Whiting High
School, Class of 1984; and an employee of the Poly-John Enterprises Corp.,
Whiting, with a service of 10 years. 219-659-4400.
Geneva Mae Eberhardt
Geneva Mae Eberhardt (nee Saxton), 87, of Merrillville, passed away in
Merrillville on Thursday, July 31, 1997. Survived by one daughter "Dolly" Olga
N. Dogan of Merrillville; one son, Larry G. (Marian) Eberhardt of Dugger
Indiana; one sister, Alma Cole of Springville, Utah; eight grandchildren and
seven great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in
death by her parents, Merrillville pioneers Herbert A. and Nora E. Pierce
Saxton and granddaughter, Pauline K. Dogan.
Funeral services Saturday, August 2, 1997, 2 p.m. at the Burns Funeral
Home, (corner of 101st & Broadway), Merrillville/Crown Point Chapel, Rev.
Michelle A. Cobb officiating. Interment at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville,
IN. Friends may call at the Burns Funeral Home Friday 2 to 8 p.m.
Geneva was a graduate of Merrillville High School, Class of 1928 (3rd
graduating class of Merrillville). She was a former secretary of the original
Merrillville High School and sold Avon products for over 50 years. She was a
member of Merrillville United Methodist Church and member of a local pinochle
and bunco club.
Dr. Rev. George W. Johnson
Indianapolis / East Chicago
Dr. Rev. George W. Johnson, 54, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away July
30, 1997. He was born June 16, 1943 in East Chicago, IN. Survived by wife,
Ronell; five sons, Marcus, Nathaniel, George Jr., Stacy and Atlas, all of
Indianapolis; four daughters, Georgia and Patricia (Brian) Marlard of Hammond,
Venus of Florida and Vicki of Omaha, Nebraska; six sisters and three brothers.
Preceded in death by parents, Toby Sr. and Mary Belle Johnson, brother, Toby
Johnson Jr. and a sister, Dorothy Hurt.
Dr. Johnson attended Garfield Grade School and was a graduate of: Roosevelt
High School in East Chicago, Chicago Baptist Institute, Noblewood Institute
Religion, Indiana University of Gary, American Baptist Theological Seminar, AB
Degree in Religion Social Science, BTH Degree in Pastoral Studies, Dr of
Divinity Universal Bible Institute, Certified Graduate of Marital Status, Sgt.
in the U.S. Army First Airborne Division and worked at Youngstown Sheet & Tube
in East Chicago.
Funeral services at Little Bethel Missionary Church, 3276 Winthrop,
Indianapolis, Indiana, on Saturday at 11 a.m. Wake on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m.
at the church. Burial at Washington Park Cemetery, Indianapolis, IN.
Arrangements by Boatright Funeral Home of Indianapolis, IN. 317-924-3013.
Isabel G. Kristoff
Isabel G. Kristoff (nee Jacab), 83, of Whiting, passed away Tuesday, July
29, 1997, at St. Catherine Hospital, East Chicago. She is survived by three
granddaughters, Natalie (Douglas) Schellenger of Reno, NV, Nadine (Mark) Kavis
of Okahoma City, OK, and Tamara (Jonathan) Loos of Spring, TX; six great
grandchildren, Matthew, (Carleen) Harmon, Daleana Dudley, Chad and Ericka
Kavis, and Ashley and Justin Loos; one great great granddaughter, Alyssa
Harmon; two sisters, Irma (late Buster) Meyer of South Holland and Emma
(Eugene) Blummer of Lansing, IL; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death
by her daughter, Irma I. Eden on Sept. 24, 1990, her parents, Emre and Mary
Jacab, and sister, Helen Wallis.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 2, 1997, 9:30 a.m. at the
Baran Funeral Home,1235-119th Street, Whiting. 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. Mary Cemetery,
Evergreen Park, IL. Visitation at the funeral home Friday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9
p.m. Members of the parish will offer prayers at the funeral home Friday at 4
Mrs. Kristoff was a lifelong resident of Whiting; a member of St. John the
Baptist Catholic Church, Whiting, and a retiree of Chapman Real Estate with a
service of 27 years. 219-659-4400.
Barbara "Angel" Milanowski
Barbara "Angel" Milanowski (nee Smith), 50,of Lowell, IN, passed away on
Wednesday, July 30,1997. She is survived by her husband, Thomas; three sons,
Michael Milanowski of Cocoa, FL, Jeffrey (Kimberly) Milanowski of Lowell, Dan
Milanowki at home; one daughter, Sara Milanowski at home; one grandson, Ryan
Milanowski of Lowell; her father, Walter H. Smith of Cedar Lake; four sisters,
Lyn (Ron) Rechlicz of Westville,IN, Donna (Tom) Thompson of Lowell, Maria (Ron)
Smierciak of Lansing,IL, Debby White of Cedar Lake; numerous nieces,nephews,
aunts and uncles. She was preceded in death by her mother, Mona.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, August 2, at 10 a.m. at
Holy Name Catholic Church in Cedar Lake with Father Bob Naglich officiating.
Burial will follow at West Creek Cemetery in Lowell. Friends are invited to
call on Friday from 2 to 9 p.m. at the Sheets Funeral Home, 604 E. Commercial
Ave., Lowell, IN.
Barbara was a member of Holy Name Catholic Church and Sorority in Cedar
Lake, the Lowell Booster Club and the Smith Girls Bunco Club. She willingly
served in family, church, school and community activities.
Andrew N. Morris
Andrew N. Morris, 79, of Crown Point, formerly of the Chicago area, passed
away at home on Tuesday, July 29, 1997. Survivors: wife, Mary Jane Morris; two
sons, James (Trish) Morris of Park Ridge, Illinois and Donald (Mara) Morris of
Flossmoor, Illinois; one granddaughter, Lauren Morris; sister, Edith (George)
Nester of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; brother-in-law, Dean (Doris) Spencer of
Lisle, Illinois; many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his wife,
Mildred (nee Bennett) Morris and his sister, Lorena Spencer.
Funeral services will be held Friday, August, 1, 1997, 11 a.m. at the Burns
Funeral Home, (corner of 101st and Broadway), Merrillville/Crown Point Chapel
with Rev. Donald M. Weber officiating. Services will terminate at the funeral
home with cremation following at the Burns Funeral Home Crematory. Friends may
at the funeral home on Thursday from 2 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 to 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Crown Point Community
Foundation, P.O. Box 522, Crown Point, IN 46307.
Andrew was a retiree of Amoco Oil Company with over 35 years of service;
he was a Veteran World War II US Navy.
Charles L. Roper Oliver
Mr. Charles L. Roper Oliver, "Uncle Boogie-Loo", "Broadway", "Chuck", 72,
entered into eternal rest on Monday, July 28, 1997 in residence. His homegoing
left the broken hearts of: eight beautiful children, Charlene (Robert) Oliver
Cobb, Charles L. Oliver, Jr., Janet (Samuel) Oliver Sangster, Frank C. Oliver,
Jennifer Oliver, Jimmy Oliver, Latreese M. Oliver and Latanya D. Oliver; loving
and devoted sisters, Mary K. Roper and Eunice (Rosenwald) Roper-Allen and a
brother to beat all brothers, Howard L. Roper Gauldin; 28 grandchildren, nine
great-grandchildren; nieces, Andrea, Donna, Sherma, Marie and Lynn; nephews,
Paree, Andrew and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 2, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. at
St. Luke A.M.E. Church, 3543 Block Ave., East Chicago with the Rev. Excel Abram
and Kenneth W. Arrington, Sr. officiating. Visitation Friday, August 1, 1997
from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Burial, Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Hobart,
Mr. Oliver was a retiree from LTV Company (formerly Youngstown Sheet & Tube
Company) and was honorably discharged from the United States Army. Allen
Funeral Home and Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc. in charge of arrangements.
For further information call 398-7065.
Bernard F. Ospalski "Benny"
Bernard F. Ospalski "Benny", 75 of Dyer, Indiana, passed away Tuesday,
July 29, 1997. He is surivived by his wife, Anna (nee Sowa); two daughters,
Bernadine (Stanley) Wasiak and Ruth Ann Ospalski, both of Dyer; two grandsons,
Michael and Gregory Wasiak; one sister, Irene (late Walter) Koltonski; several
nieces and nephews; three sisters-in-law, Estelle Ospalski, Dorothy Ospalski
and Jean Sowa. Preceded in death by his brothers, Henry, Walter, and Joseph and
his sister, Frances.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 2, 1997, 9:30 a.m. at the
Anthony & Dziadowicz Funeral Home, 9445 Calumet Ave., (at 45th St.) Munster. 10
a.m. Mass at St. Maria Goretti Church with Rev. Alfred Dettmer officiating.
Burial, Holy Cross Cemetery, Calumet City, Illinois. Visitation, Friday 2 to 5
and 7 to 9 p.m. Wake Service, Friday 4:30 p.m.
Mr. Ospalski was a retired employee of U.S. Steel, South Works; a member
of S.P.A.R.C., Schererville Senior Citizens, AARP, and the Dyer Senior
Citizens. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Norman Louis Paarlberg
Missouri / South Holland, IL.
Norman Louis Paarlberg, 52, of Viburnum, Missouri, formerly of South
Holland, Illinois, passed away on Thursday July 31, 1997 in St. Louis,
Missouri. He is survived by his wife, Roberta (Sass) Paarlberg of Viburnum,
Missouri; two daughters, Kimberly Ann (Kirk) Gibbs of Texas and Robin Lynn
Paarlberg, at home; one grandson, Tyler Ellis Gibbs; also survived by his
parents, Harry John and Ruth (Kooy) Paarlberg of South Holland, his in-laws,
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Sass of Cicero, IL., three brothers, Harry J. (Carolyn (nee
Van Der Aa) Paarlberg of Crete, IL., Dan Charles (Pamela (nee Joyner)
Paarlberg and Richard M. Paarlberg, both of South Holland; and many uncles,
aunts, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday, August 4, 1997 at 10 A.M. from the
Smits, DeYoung-Vroegh Funeral Home, 649 East 162nd Street, (Rt 6), South
Holland, IL., with services conducted by Rev. Thurman P. Rynbrandt. Interment
at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Lansing, IL. Visitation Sunday evening 6 to 9 p.m. at
the funeral home.
Mr. Paarlberg was a Geologist for the Doe Run Mining Company in Viburnum,
Virginias "Chink" Pigozzi
Virginias Pigozzi "Chink", 90, of Highland, IN., passed away on Wednesday,
July 30, 1997. Survived by one daughter, Janet Calme of Kentucky; two sons,
Michael Pigozzi of Texas and David Pigozzi of Hawaii; one brother, Robert
(Viola) Pigozzi of Missouri; four grandchildren. Preceded in death by wife,
Margaret Huefner Pigozzi.
Visitation will be held Saturday, August 2, 1997 from 11 a.m. until time
of services at 12 noon at the Kuiper Funeral Home Chapel, 9039 Kleinman Road,
(2 blks south of Ridge Road) Highland, Indiana, with Dr. Warren Otter
officiating. Cremation at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, IN.
Mr. Pigozzi was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Griffith;
retired from Arthur G. McKee Company of Cleveland, Ohio; member of Elks Club of
Highland; veteran of World War II with the U.S. Army; member of Wicker Park
Men's Senior Golf League.
Steven R. Rader
Steven R. Rader, 45, of East Chicago, passed away on Thursday, July 24,
1997 at home. Survived by three children: Jasmine Rader of Imperial Beach, CA.,
Cinnamon Rader of Sevierville, TN. and Joseph Rader of Kerkhovan, MN; sister,
Jodi (Keith) Herte of Eagle River, Alaska; one brother, Thomas (Sharon) Rader
of Wills, Point, TX; uncle, Ralph (Virginia) Rader of Spring Valley, CA.
Preceded in death by parents, John William and Elizabeth Rader.
A Memorial Mass will be held Friday, August 1, 1997, 10 a.m. at St. Marys
Church, 525 North Broad St., Griffith, Indiana, with Rev. Charles Mosley
Steven was a 1987 graduate of Purdue University; a U.S. Navy veteran of
six years; a teacher at Bishop Noll Institute for the past ten years where he
was head of the computer department and theater technical director, also a
coach of the boys and girls swimming teams and girls track team. Arrangements
by Fife Funeral Home, East Chicago.
Dewey Eugene Ready "Gene"
Dewey Eugene Ready "Gene", 79, of Hobart, passed away Thursday, July 31,
1997 at Hobart St. Mary Medical Center. Mr. Ready was a Hobart area resident
since 1947, WWII Army veteran; member of Carpenter's Union Local #1005; Hobart
Moose Lodge #783 and Hobart Carpenters Retiree Club. He is survived by his
wife, Hazel L. (nee Tyson) Ready of Hobart; two sons, David (Susan) Ready and
Brett (Jenny) Ready, all of Valparaiso, IN.; four daughters, Rhonda (Mike)
Cromwell of Hobart, Monica Ready of New Chicago, IN., Twyla (Tom) Butler of
Hobart and Marla Kolosci of Hobart, IN; 10 grandchildren, Timothy Coffman,
Rocquel Ready, Justin Butler, Leslie Butler, Lindsey Kolosci, Tyree Riley, Chad
Stratton, Briggs Stratton, Kim Burke and Keith Norman; three great
grandchildren, Brandon and Brittany Norman and Casey Rae Burke; four sisters,
Laura (Larry) Zarth of Nashville, Tennessee, Rachel (Tom "King") Wood of
Readyville, Tennessee, Delores "Tenny" Caffy of Lavergne, Tennessee and Vera
Greene of Oak Ridge, Tennessee; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews; special
friend, Alice Lankford.
Local visitation will be Saturday, August 2, 1997 from 1 P.M. until 7 P.M.
at Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel, 600 West Old Ridge Road, Hobart, IN. He
will then be taken to Woodfin Funeral Chapel, 915 N. Tennessee Blvd.,
Murfreesboro, TN. (615-893-5151) for graveside services at Ward's Grove
Cemetery and burial on Monday, August 4, 1997.
Hazel E. Russi
California / Valparaiso
Hazel E. Russi, 84, of Quincy, CA., formerly of Valparaiso, passed away
Monday, July 28, 1997 in California. She was born October 19, 1912 in
Valparaiso, the daughter of Roy and Clara (Jones) Bright. She worked in the
Circulation Department of the Vidette Messinger for 25 years. She is survived
by a son, Louis Russi of Beckwourth, CA; four grandchildren and five great
grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Roy Russi, February
1964, her parents, and a brother Arthur.
Graveside funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 5, 1997 at 11 a.m.
at Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso, Indiana, with Rev. Dean Christianson
officiating. Bartholomew Funeral Home, Valparaiso, IN. in charge of
William M. Singer, 45, of Hammond, IIN, passed away suddenly. Beloved
husband of Ann Hartley Singer; devoted father of Steven Hartley and Liam
Singer; loving son of Paul E. and the late Jean Henkel Singer; son in law of
Margaret O'Connor; dear brother of Elise (Donald Perelman) Singer, Margaret
(Mark) Piper and the late Martin; brother in law of John P. (Carol) O'Connor;
fond uncle of seven; devoted nepehw of Rev. William M. Henkel.
Visitation Thursday 4 to 9 p.m. at Hennessy-Nowak Funeral Home, 400 Pulaski
Road (154th St.) Calumet City, IL. Visitation Friday 4 to 9 p.m. at Kenny
Brothers, 3600 West 95th Street, Evergeen Park, IL. Funeral Saturday 8:45 a.m.
to Most Holy Redeemer Church.Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment private.
Mr. Singer was a dedicated nurse for 10 years at St.Catherine Hospital,
East Chicago, IN. For information, call 773-239-3600 or 708-425-4500.
Janice P. Galloway Thomas
Janice P. Galloway Thomas, 57, of Hammond, IN, passed away Sunday, July
27, 1997. She is survived by her sister, Barbara Perkins; devoted brother in
law, Matthew; two special sisters inlaw, Veola Burns and Bessie Payton; special
friend, Joseph Galloway; five nieces, Bridgette, Linda, Rhonda, Sonya, LaToya;
four nephews, Donald, Ronell, David and Derrick; four aunts, Belle Johnson of
Gary, Corrine Payton of Hammond, Eldora Robinson and Dorothy Griffith of
Columbus, GA; uncle, Major Smith of East Chicago, IN; host of special grand
nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends; she was preceded in death by
parents, REv. Clifford and Mary Payton and two brothers.
Fuenral service will be Saturday, August 2,1997, at 11 o'clock a.m. at
Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1047 Kenwood Hammond. Rev.Dr. A.R.Burns officiating.
Interment, Concordia Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, August 1, 1997, at
the church from 9 am until 9 pm. Arrangements entrusted to Smith Bizzell Warner
& Sons " Your Golden Rule Funeral Home", 4209 Grant Street, Gary, Indiana.
Janice was employed at Cerester Star (formerly American Maize) for 20
Charlotte M. Vavrek
Charlotte M. Vavrek (nee Uran), 68 of DeMotte, Indiana, formerly of Crown
Point, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 1997 at her home. Survived by: husband,
Joseph; one daughter, Judy (Richard) Graves of Crown Point; one son, Rodney
Vavrek of DeMotte; one grandson, Richard Graves, Jr.; six sisters, Elenore
(Harold) Hamende, Beverly Jenson, both of Florida, Patricia (Edward) Corbett of
Cedar Lake, Barbara (Robert) Hendron, Flodene Thorson and Helen (James) Maas,
all of Kankakee, Illinois; six brothers, Richard (Lucille) Uran of Kankakee,
Illinois, Theodore (Sharon) Uran of Matteson, Illinois, Ronald (Margaret) Uran
of Louisiana, Robert (Verna) Uran of Kansas, Gerald (Joan) Uran of Lowell and
Frank (Linda) Uran of DeMotte; one sister-in-law, Beverly Clark; mother and
father-in-law, Joseph and Elizabeth Vavrek, Sr.; many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by parents Hazel and Harold Uran.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 2, 1997, 10:30 a.m. at the
Geisen Funeral Home, Rev. Ronald F. VerLee 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 Friday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Mrs. Vavrek was employed at the Parramore Hospital in Crown Point for 13
years. Information, call 219-663-2500.
Roy J. Zierlein, Jr.
Calumet City, IL
Roy J. Zierlein, Jr., 72, of Calumet City, IL, passed away Tuesday, July
29, 1997. He is survived by his wife, Nancy; one daughter, Sue (the late
Ronald) Cap of Calumet City; four grandchildren, Sarah, Kadee, Joshua, and
Emily; one brother, Gene.
Funeral service will held Saturday, August 2, 1997, at 11 am from the
Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing. Friends may call at the
funeral home on Friday from 2 to 9 pm.
Mr. Zierlein was a veteran of the Korean Conflict.
Edward Zucker, M.D., D.D.S. of Laguna Hills, California. Beloved husband
of Ann (nee Stookal); loving father of Dr. Victor (Jody), Eric (Hang-MI) and
Amy Zucker. Devoted grandfather of Melissa, Jessica and Vanessa. Dear brother
of Melvin (Betty) Zucker.
Graveside services Sunday,10:30 A.M. in Section E. of Westlawn Cemetery,
7801 W. Montrose Ave., Norwood, Park, IL. Info Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals