Cecelia Bobin, 73, of Hessville, Indiana, passed away Saturday, November
18 1995 at St. Margaret Mercy North Campus. She is survived by a sister, Rita
Slankard of Syracuse, Indiana; two brothers, Raymond (Shirley) Bobin of
Pennsylvania and Joseph (Linda) Bobin of Roswell, Georgia and several nieces
A Memorial Service will be held Monday, November 20, 1995 at 10 a.m. from
Bocken Funeral Home, 7042 Kennedy Ave., Hessville, IN. with Rev. Richard
Orlinski officiating. Burial of cremains at Holy Cross Cemetery, Calumet City,
IL. There will be no hours of visitation prior to the memorial service.
Cecelia was a lifetime resident of the Calumet area and employed at the
School City of Hammond as a library assistant at Harding School; a member of
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church.
Victoria Bournazos (nee Enloe), 46, of Hammond, Indiana, passed away
Thursday, November 16, 1995 at St. Margaret Mercy North Campus. She is survived
by two sons, Charles and Matthew of Merrillville; four brothers, Ted Enloe of
East Chicago, Terry and Tom Enloe of Hammond and Kenneth (Dorie) Enloe of
Leesburg, Florida; step-mother, Margaret Dowell; two step-brothers, Ken (Pam)
Kubacki of Raleigh, N.C. and Kevin (Beverly) Kubacki of Mt. Pleasant, N.C.
Preceded in death by loving parents, Garland and Mildred Enloe, one sister,
Susan Gastaut and brother Ronald Enloe.
A Memorial service will be held on Sunday evening, November 19th at 7 p.m.
at the Burns-Kish Funeral Home, 5840 Hohman Ave., Hammond, Indiana. Burial will
Victoria was a former employee of Tri-City Mental Health.
Elizabeth Deligiannis, 78, of Joliet, Illinois. At rest Friday, November
17 1995 at Saint Joseph Medical Center. Born in Vytina, Greece and a resident
here since 1967. Beloved mother of Mike (Susan) Deligiannis, Frank (Sophia)
Deligiannis, Anna (Sam) Charalambos and Helen (George) Marinos; proud
grandmother of nine. Also survived by two brothers in Greece and numerous
nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband Athanasios "Tom" and also
Funeral services for will be held on Monday, November 20, 1995, 9:15 a.m.
from the Fred C. Dames West Chapel, 3200 Black at Essington Rd., Joliet,
Illinois, to All Saints Greek Orthodox Church for services at 10 a.m.
Interment Woodlawn Memorial Park. Memorials in her memory to All Saints Greek
Orthodox Church would be appreciated. Trisagion services Sunday 7:30 p.m. with
visitation Sunday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Fred C. Dames West
Ezella Dixon, 68, of 3324 West 21st Ave., Gary, IN., passed away
Tuesday, November 14, 1995. A Gary resident for 28 years, formerly of East
Chicago, Indiana. Member of Zion Missionary Baptist Church in East Chicago.
Survived by four sons, Leroy (Joyce) and Doug (Denise) Dixon, both of Gary,
Eulisses (Gay) Dixon of Kalamazoo, Michigan and Carl (Angel) Dixon of Irving,
Texas; one daughter, Doristeen Campbell and one sister, Bernice (Rev. B.T.)
Hart, both of Gary; one brother, Cleotha Hill of Memphis, Tennessee; dear
friend, Thelma Cooper of Gary; 13 grandchildren; one great grandchild and a
host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services Monday, November 20, 1995, 11 a.m. at Zion Missionary
Baptist Church, 3939 Drummond, East Chicago, IN., with Rev. Dr. J. C. Wade
officiating. Interment, Evergreen Cemetery, Hobart, Indiana. Visitation Sunday,
November 19th, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. with family hour 7 to 8 p.m. at Smith Bizzell
Warner & Son, "Your Golden Rule Funeral Home" 4209 Grant St., Gary, IN. Mrs.
Dixon will be taken to the church at 9 a.m. Monday for visitation until time of
Michael R. Edmond
Michael R. Edmond, 35, a Hobart, Indiana resident for 28 years, passed
away in Porter County Hospital on Thursday, November 16, 1995. He is survived
by his parents, Freddie and Patsy Edmond of Hobart; two brothers, Jeffrey
(Laurie) Edmond and Kenneth (Laurie) Edmond, both of Hobart; two sisters, Candy
(Kevin) Goad of Lake Station and Jean (Kevin) Cartwright of DeMotte; many
nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995, 10 a.m. at the
Burns Funeral Home, (corner of Rt 51 & 7th St.), Hobart, Indiana., Rev. Gerald
T. Walworth officiating. Burial, Calvary Cemetery, Portage, Indiana. Friends
may call Sunday 2 to 8 p.m. at the Burns Funeral Home Hobart Chapel.
Michael was a graduate of Hobart High School, class of 1980 where he was a
linebaker on the Hobart Varsity Football Team. He served with the Navy for four
years and was a correctional officer at the Indiana State Prison in Michigan
City for six years.
Norma J. Glascock
Norma J. Glascock, 70 of Kankakee, Illinois passed away Friday,
November 17, 1995 at Riverside Medical Center. Born June 1, 1925 in Indiana
Harbor, Indiana, the daughter of Donald and Nina Crill Blubaugh who preceded
her in death. Survived by her husband, Jack; daughters and sons-in-law, Gayle
and James Magnuson of Limestone, IL. and Jackie Wood of Polo Alto, California
and several cousins.
Visitation Sunday, November 19th from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Schreffler
Funeral Home Kankakee, Chapel, 1900 West Court St. Kankakee, Illinois. Funeral
services Monday, November 20, 1995, 11 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church in
Kankakee, IL. Burial, Limestone Cemetery, Limestone, IL. Memorials to the
Diabetes Foundation and Kankakee Animal Foundation appreciated.
Mrs. Glascock was a partner with her husband Jack in the Valley Glass
Company for 30 years. Member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Kankakee, IL.;
Riverside Twig Ladies Golf League of the Elks Lodge, Limestone HEA. She enjoyed
golf, antiquing and gardening.
Edward J. Glinski
Edward J. Glinski, 78, of Crown Point, Indiana, passed away Saturday
November 18, 1995 at St. Anthony Medical Center. Survived by wife Eleanor; two
daughters, Judy (Jerry) George of Valparaiso and Sandra Lynn (Ken) McKenzie of
Lake Shore, MS.; four grandchildren, John and Jennifer George, Lee McKenzie and
Dawn Couto; six great grandchildren; one brother, Richard (Ann) Glinski of Glen
Park; sister, Maxine Pesik and sister-in-law, Beverly Glinski, both of
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 21, 1995, 10:30 a.m. at the
Geisen Funeral Home, Rev. Clinton G. Roberts, officiating. Burial in Calumet
Park Cemetery, Merrillville, Indiana. Friends may call at the Geisen Funeral
Home, 109 N. East Street, Crown Point, Indiana, Monday2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Mr. Glinski was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Crown Point;
retired from U.S. Steel after 35 years of service; former Volunteer Fireman for
the City of Crown Point; member of the Indiana Volunteer Fire Fighters Assoc,
who will hold services Monday evening at 7 p.m.; member of the Fraternal Order
of Eagles Crown Point Aerie #2659; also worked for several years at the Lake
County Star in circulation; member of the Southlake County Agricultural
Robert D. Goodwine
Robert D. Goodwine, 69, of Crown Point, IN., passed away Friday,
November 17, 1995. He was a retired pharmacist after 44 years of service and
former owner of Brunswick Drugs. In 1972 he was awarded "Pharmacist of the
Year". He was a member of Brunswick American Legion Post #485; the Lake County
Pharmacist Association; Our Lady of Consolation Church and the Holy Name
Society and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Preceded in death by parents, Harry
and Hazel (Anderson) Goodwine. Survived by his wife, Genevieve; one son, Glenn
(Jo) Goodwine of Gary; four daughters, Linda (Dennis) Nagdemen of Dyer, Susan
(Jim) Kartz of Hammond, Gail (Marc) Bilka of Crown Point and Robin (Paul)
Huffman of Florida; six grandchildren; Erek, Adam, Kyle, David, Emily and
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. from the Stilinovich &
Wiatrolik Funeral Home, and 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Consolation Church with Rev.
Joseph Vamos officiating. Interment will follow at Chapel Lawn Memorial
Gardens, Schererville, Indiana. Visitation on Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8
p.m. at the Stilinovich & Wiatrolik Funeral Home, 7535 Taft St., Merrillville,
Indiana. Prayer service will be offered Monday at 3:30 p.m.
William J. "Bill" Jusko
William J. "Bill" Jusko, 74, of Hessville, IN. passed away Saturday,
November 18, 1995 at home. He is survived by wife Emily, of 49 years; three
daughters, Elaine Jusko, Linda Davis and Christine Jusko, all of Hammond; two
sons, William (Nicki) Jusko of Merrillville and John Jusko of Hammond; seven
grandchildren; three sisters, Eleanor (late Edward) Kosczynski of Dyer, Marian
(Don) Kingston of Stone Lake, Wisconsin and Frances (Joe) Hoder of
Schererville. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Mary Jusko.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 21, 1995, 9:30 a.m. at the
Bocken Funeral Home and 10 a.m. Mass of Christian burial at St. Catherine of
Siena Church with Rev. Richard Orlinski, Celebrant. Burial at St. John
Cemetery, Hammond. IN. Friends are invited to call at the Bocken Funeral Home,
7042 Kennedy Ave., Hessville, IN. on Monday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Prayer
service Monday 3:30 p.m.
Mr. Jusko was a lifetime resident of the Calumet area; retired in 1980 from
LTV Steel where he was a craneman in the #2 Tin Mill with 39 years of service;
member of St. Catherine of Siena Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be
given to Calumet Hospice.
Dorothy J. Karas
Dorothy J. Karas, (nee Przybysz), 72, of Lansing, IL. passed away
Friday, November 17, 1995. Survived by one daughter, Sandra (Frank) Marinello;
two sons, Warren and Kenneth (Donna); two grandchildren, Gina and Anthony
Marinello; three sisters, Marie (late Richard) Sincavitch, Alice (Casey)
Rusiniak and Bernadine (Bill) Ward; one brother, Jack (Chris) Przybysz.
Preceded in death by her husband, Clemenc.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 21, 1995, 8:30 a.m. from
the Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, Illinois, to St.
Ann Church for Mass at 9 a.m. Burial, Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call at
the funeral home on Sunday 2 to 9 p.m. and Monday 3 to 9 p.m.
Mrs. Karas was a member of the South Chicago Social Club, St. Ann Senior
Citizens Club and Trinity Hospital (South Chicago) Ladies Guild.
Peter P. Kasper
Peter P. Kasper, 79, of East Chciago passed away Friday, November 17,
1995 at The Community Hospital, Munster, Indinaa. Survived by wife, Anne; three
sons, Peter K. (Jane) Kasper of Herndon, Virginia, Lawrence J. (Elizabeth)
Kasper of Palm Harbor, Florida and James E. (Wilma) Kasper of Griffith,
Indiana; one sister, Stella (Richard) Tereba of Lansing, Illinois; six
grandchildren, Scott (Cheryl) Kasper of Asburn, Virginia, Chip, Tony and Stacia
Kasper of Palm Harbor, Florida, Dawn Kasper of Herndon Virginia and Amanda
Kasper of Griffith, Indiana.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 21, 1995, 9:30 a.m. from
Huber's Funeral Home, 905 W. Chicago Ave., East Chicago, IN. and 10 a.m. at St.
Stanislaus Church with Rev. Joseph Niezgoda officiating. Burial at St. John
Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Friends may call at the funeral home Monday 2 to 5 and
7 to 9 p.m.
Mr. Kasper was retired from Mobil Oil in East Chicago with 43 years of
service; member of Mobil Old Timers Club; member of East Chicago Msgr. Connolly
Council #1700, who will have prayer services Monday at 7 p.m. He was an East
Chicago Boy Scout leader for 25 years. Rev. Niezgoda will hold a Vigil Service
Monday at 3 p.m.
Harold K. Kilgore
Harold K. Kilgore "Big Harry", 69 of Sun City, Arizona, passed away
Wednesday, November 15, 1995. He was born January 12, 1926 in Ziegler,
Illinois, the son of Clarence and Minnie (Nunley) Kilgore. A Sun City resident
for one year, formerly of Portage and East Chicago, he was married on October
4, 1947 to Beatrice Bonnacci in Helper, Utah who prececded him in death on June
12, 1990. He married Doris Schlung on January 12, 1991 in Portage. He was
employed as a crane operator for Bethlehem Steel of 23 years and a former
member of Portage Community Bible Church. He served in the U.S. Army during
World War II. Mr Kilgore is survived by his wife Doris of Sun City; three sons,
K. Richard (Julia) Kilgore of Portage, C. Mark (Phyllis) Kilgore of Lake
Station and K. Dennis (Sue) Kilgore of Portage; 12 grandchildren and three
great grandchildren and one sister, Letty (Paul) Homan of Oblong, Illinois.
Preceded in death by his parents, wife Beatrice and one sister, Althea Childers.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995, 10 a.m. at Portage
Community Bible Church with Pastors Tim Robinson and Barrett W. Doyle
officiating. Interment in Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso, Indiana. Friends may
call Sunday, November 19th from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Engel Funeral Home,
2700 Willowcreek Road, Portage, Indiana. Memorials tributes may be made to the
Cancer Society. For information please call Engel Funeral Home at 219-762-8595.
Lawrence W. Lendabarker
Lawrence W. Lendabarker, 64, life time resident of Calumet City, IL.
passed away Monday, November 13, 1995. He is survived by brother, Howard
(Marion) Lendabarker; two sisters, Eleanor Munda and Rose (Marion) Young; two
sisters-in-law, Jacqueline Lendabarker and Lucille Hallock; many nieces and
nephews; many great nieces and great nephews. Preceded in death by parents,
John and Rosalie Lendabarker and three brothers, Robert, Edward and Joseph
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995, 9 a.m. prayers
from Hennessy-Nowak Funeral Home, 400 Pulaski Road (154th St.), Calumet City,
IL. to St. Victor Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery.
Visitation Saturday 5 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm.
Mr. Lendabarker was an employee of Verson Incorporated; a member of the
Fellowship Club of Burnham, Illinois.
Bessie I. Manter
Bessie I. Manter, 97, of Griffith, IN. passed away on Friday,. November
17, 1995. Survived by son, Paul (Nelda Ilene) Manter of Wisconsin; three
daughters, Anita (Robert) Burnham of Kentucky, Wilma (Roy) Helfen of Griffith
and Gloria Bright of Hobart; daughter-in-law, June Manter of California; 19
grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren;
numeroues nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, November 20, 1995, 9:30 a.m. at
the Kuiper Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Phillip Drennan officiating. Burial
Roselawn Cemetery, Roselawn, Indiana. Friends are invited to meet with the
family on Sunday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Kuiper Funeral Home, 9039
Kleinman Road (2 blks south of Ridge Road), Highland, Indiana.
Mildred A. Marczewski
Mildred A. Marczewski (nee Dykowski), 76, of Lansing, Illinois passed
away Friday, November 17, 1995. Beloved wife of 56 years to the late John B.
Marczewski; loving mother of two sons, Lawrence (Georgiann) and John J.
(Elaine) Marczewski; six grandchildren, Lawrence Jr. (Lynn) and Paulette
Marczewski, Julie (Rob) Johnson, Margaret (Tom) DeMass, John Jr. (Michelle) and
Jennifer Marczewski; seven great grandchildren, Patrick, Maisie, Nicholas,
Rachel, Kirsten, Ashley and Peter; one sister, Florence Romans; fond
sister-in-law of Leo (late Dorothy) Stachurski of St. Joseph, Michigan, Jean
Dobbs (late Leo), Helen (late Ted) Szerwinski, late Regina (late Chester)
Wojtanowicz, Chester and Alfreda Marczewski and many nieces, nephews and
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995 at 8:30 a.m. from
Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, Illinois to St. Ann
Church for Mass at 9 a.m. Burial, Holy Cross Cemetery, Calumet City, Illinois.
Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday 2 to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers,
contributions to the Lansing Paramedics or Hospice of the Calumet area would be
Mrs. Marczewski was a member of St. Michael Rosary Sodality; the St. Ann
Senior Citizens Club; Columbian Ladies Club of Lansing #3540 and the Daughters
Mary Lasko, 89, of Hammond, IN., passed away on Friday, November 17,
1995. She is survived by her two daughters, Adela (George) Kohut of Hammond and
Veronica (Sam) Kessler of Whiting; five grandsons, Mark Kohut, Kenneth (Denise)
Kessler, Larry (Sharon) Kessler, David (Andrea) Kessler and Marty (Debbie)
Kessler; six great grandchildren; one sister, Rose Michalak of Hammond; one
sister-in-law, Jeannie Styka of Calumet City; favorite niece, Irene Kucer;
numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, Metro (Barbara)
Medvid; two sisters, Anna Feder and Kathryn Medvid and two brothers, Peter and
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995, 10 a.m. directly
at St. Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Hammond, IN. with the Very Rev.
Father Eugene S. Meschisen officiating. Mary will lie in state at the church
from 9;30 a.m. till time of service. Burial, Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond,
Indiana. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9
p.m. at the Solan Funeral Home, 7109 Calumet Ave., Hammond, Indiana. Parastas
at 4 p.m.
Mrs. Lasko was a lifelong area resident; lifelong member of St. Michael
Ukrainian Orthodox Church and Our Lady of Perpetual Help Sisterhood.
Julia M. Paunicka
Julia M. Paunicka, 70, of Portage, IN. (Ogden Dunes), formerly of Gary,
passed away Friday, November 17, 1995. Survived by husband, Joseph R. Paunicka
of Ogden Dunes; two sons, Joseph R. (Nancy) Paunicka of Ogden Dunes and Jeffrey
R. (Jane) Paunica of South Bend; six grandchildren, Joseph, Christine, Kathryn,
Jaclyn, Julie and John; one brother, Rev. John Zvijak C.PP.S. of Whiting; five
sisters, "Honey" Anna Mae (Ted) Lampa of Florida, Dolores Jean (Ray) Barnes of
Whiting, Marge (Frank) Yencich of Schaumburg, Illinois, Florence Jacobs of
Tennessee and Patricia (Larry) Tomczak of Munster; many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services Monday, November 20, 1995, 10 a.m. at the Burns Funeral
Home, (corner of 101st & Broadway), Merrillville/Crown Point Chapel to Nativity
of Our Savior Church for Mass at 11 a.m. with Rev. John Zvijak, C.PP.S.,
officiating. Interment at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville, IN. Friends
may call at the Burns Funeral Home on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Prayer
service Sunday at 7 p.m.
Julia was a graduate of Hammond Clark High School, Class of 1943. She was
a former employee of the U.S. Government Treasury Department and a former
substitute school teacher for the city of Gary. She was a member of Nativity
Church in Portage, former long time member of Holy Angels Cathedral in Gary and
a member of Ogden Dunes Garden Club; member of Daughters of Isabella Bishop
Noll Circle #359 who will hold a rosary services on Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Irene C. Plummer
Irene C. Plummer, 82, of Morocco, Indiana, formerly of Portage, passed
away on Friday evening at her home. She was born February 16, 1913 in West
Virginia. Survived by one son, Richard A. Plummer of Deming, New Mexico; two
daughters, Mrs. Duane (Linda) Tuttle of Marana, Arizona and Shirley Davis of
Morocco; grandson, Michael Wilder, granddaughter, Lynne Wilder of Morrocco and
six other grandchildren; six great grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Wilbur
(Avis) Deskins of Akron, Ohio; one brother, Pershing Creasy of Arkansas.
Prececded in death by her husband and three brothers.
Per Irene's wishes there will be no visitation or services at the present
time. Cremation. Steinke Funeral Home of Rensselaer in charge of arrangements.
Muriel A. Sampson
Muriel A. Sampson, 100, of Griffith, Indiana, passed away on Saturday,
November 18, 1995. Survived by three sons, Homer (Dorothy) Sampson of Griffith,
James (Marion) Sampson of Ohio and Paul (Bernice) Sampson of Hobart; three
grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren and one great great grandson; one
brother, David (Helen) Todd of Arkansas.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995 (time pending) at
the First Baptist Church in Griffith, Indiana, with Rev. James Herd
officiating. Burial at Ross Cemetery, Gary, IN. Friends may meet with the
family on Sunday 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kuiper Funeral Home, 9039
Kleinman Rd (2 blks south of Ridge Road), Highland, Indiana.
Mrs. Sampson was a member of the Griffith Eastern Star #583, the Ladies
Auxiliary V.F.W. Post 5365 of Hobart and the First United Methodist Church of
(nee Smith) Smith
Virginia E. Smith (nee Smith), 72, of Roselawn, Indiana, formerly of
Northwest, Indiana, passed away Thursday, November 16, 1995. Former member of
SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Merrillville. She was preceded in death by
a daughter, Donna and three sons, James, Kenneth and Gregory. Survived by
husband, Wilbur W. "Stubby" Smith; two sisters, Vada Hogan of Idaho Falls,
Idaho and Dolores Jordan of Sun City, Arizona.
Private funeral services were held on Saturday, November 18, 1995, from
the Geisen Funeral Home, Merrillville, IN.
The family requests memorials be given to Hospice of Jasper County, 1104 E.
Grace St., Rensselaer, IN. 47978. Burial was held at SS Peter and Paul Cemetery
Stanley Smoucha, 71, formally of South Chicago, late of Indiana, entered
into eternal life Friday, November 17, 1995. Beloved husband of the late Ann;
dear father of Michael (Sally) Smoucha, Lori Eagan, Sue Ellyn and Amy; fond
grandfather of Jack, Jamie, Nicole and Lucy; brother of the late Edward (Mary)
Smolucha, late Walter (late Loretta) Smolucha, Helen (Robert) Kiefer, Genevieve
Hollinger, Joseph (Stephanie) Smolucha, Adela (August) Jarek, Marion (late
Laverne) Smolucha and Thaddeus Smolucha; many nieces and nephews.
Prayers to be said Monday 9:30 a.m. at the Sadowski Funeral Home, 13300 So.
Houston Ave., Hegewisch, Illinois to St. Michael Church in Schererville,
Indiana for a Mass of Christian burial at 10:30 a.m. Interment, private.
Visitatiton on Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m.
Mr. Smoucha was a member of the VFW in Lansing and Indiana. 312-646-1666.
Louis A. Wachowski
Louis A. Wachowski, 68, late of Hegewisch, Illinois, passed away on
Thursday, November 16, 1995 at St. Margaret Mercy Hospital, Hammond. Survived
by wife Frances (nee Jakalski); one daughter, Cindy (Ned) Ilic; five sons, Jim
(Kathy Durkin), Dan (Denise), Ron (Sharon), Rik (Donna) and Terry (Lisa)
Wachowski; brother-in-law of Joann (Norb) Gray, Annette (Casey) Laczkowski and
Ann Jakalski; 13 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Services Monday, November 20, 1995 9 a.m. from Opyt Funeral Home, 13350
Baltimore Ave., Hegewisch, Illinois, to St. Florian Church for 9:30 a.m. Mass.
Entombment, Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation Saturday evening from 6 to 9 p.m.
and Sunday 2 to 9 p.m.
Mr. Wachowski was retired from U.S.S. Southworks after 39 years of service;
an employee of C.S.C. Security Service in Chicago and a security guard at the
Calumet City Library; member of K of C General Pulaski Council and the Fourth
Degree. He was an avid camper at Jellystone Park in Piercton, Indiana.
Jane L. Wilson
Jane L. Wilson, 50, of Calumet Township, passed away Saturday, November
18, 1995 at her residence. Preceded in death by parents, Floyd and Pauline
Henry and brother, Kenneth Henry. Survived by husband, Felix; two sons, Paul
(Pamela) Csikos of Lansing, Illinois and Timothy Csikos of Griffith, Indiana;
two grandchildren, Brooks Csikos and Adam Kaplan; theee sisters, Barbara
(Clyde) Gatlin of Florida, Harriet (Bob) Estrada of Schererville, Indiana and
Virginia Flint of Merrillville, Indiana; one brother, Daniel Henry of Lake
Station; nieces and nephews; seven step-children; nine step-grandchildren,
Friends may call 2 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Rendina Funeral Home, 5100
Cleveland St., Merrillville, Indiana. Funeral services 10 a.m .Tuesday from the
chapel with Rev. John Snyder officiating. Cremation to follow.
Katherine M. Woods
Katherine M. Woods (nee Killa) of Whiting, IN. passed away on Thursday,
November 16, 1995 at the Hammond-Whiting Care Center. She is survived by her
son, Daniel (Lucille) Woods of Woodridge, Illinois; two daughters, Stephanie
Edwards of Whiting and Claudia (James) Hummel of Lombard, Illinois; five
grandchildren; Danielle, Gregory, Daniel, Dawn and Bryan; four great
grandchildren, Jessica, Sarah, Gregory and Geoffrey; sister, Grace (Reuben)
Swenson of Whiting; many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband,
Daniel, sister, Violet Frederickson and brother, Romeo Kuklinski.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995, 9;30 a.m. at the
Baran Funeral Home, 1235-119th St., Whiting, IN., 10 a.m. Mass at St. John the
Baptist Catholic Church, Whiting, with the Rev. John E. Kalicky, C.PP.S.,
officiating. Interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois.
Visitation at the funeral home Sunday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Prayer service at
the funeral home Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
Mrs. Woods was a long time resident of Chicago prior to moving to Whiting
in 1983. A former member of Resurrection Catholic Church, Chicago, where she
served as chairman of the Medical Missions; member of the Whiting Women's Club,
where she served as chairman of Minerva and member of the Fine Arts Club.
Tony J. Woznys
Tony J. Woznys, 86, late of Calumet City, IL., formerly of Chicago
Heights, IL. passed away Friday, November 17, 1995. He is survived by his wife,
Lottie (nee Machnikowski); daughter, Diane Modjeski; three grandchildren,
Victor (Karen) Modjeski, Jeff (Lily) Modjeski and Lisa (Mark) Hajduch; great
grandson, Derek Modjeski; a sister, Agnes in Lithuania; sister-in-law, Emily
Budzowski; niece, Billie Pignotti. Preceded in death by a sister, Ann Papke,
son-in-law, Victor "Mo" Modjeski and brother-in-law, Frank Budzowski.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995, 9:30 a.m. prayers
from Hennessy-Nowak Funeral Home, 400 Pulaski Road (154th St.), Calumet City,
Illinois, to St. Andrew the Apostle Church, Mass 10 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross
Cemetery. Visitation on Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m.
Mr. Woznys was retired from Calumet Steel in Chicago Heights, Illinois
after 41 years of service.
James Wyrick, 77, of Gary, IN. passed away Saturday, November 18, 1995.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara; five children: Carol (Norman) Swider of
South Bend, Indiana, Judy (Joe) Peters of Wheatfield, James T. (Jan) Wyrick of
Griffith, Michael D. Wyrick of Gary and Steven E. (Donna) Wyrick of Hebron; one
sister, Evelyn Woolery of Eldon, Missouri; nine grandchildren and four great
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 21, 1995, 10 a.m. at the
Virgil Huber Funeral Home, with Rev. Robert N. Lynn of St. Barnabas Episcopal
Church, officiating. Burial at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville,
Indiana. Friends may call Monday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Virgil Huber
Funeral Home, Hessville Chapel, 7051 Kennedy Ave.
Mr. Wyrick was a member of St. Timothy Episcopal Church; retired from
Inland Steel with 38 years of service and member of Inland 25 Year Club.
Shirley A. Zeilenga
Shirley A. Zeilenga (nee Vos), 45, of Highland, Indiana, formerly of
Chicago-a resident of Inglewood, Rosewood and Mount Greenwood, passed away on
Friday, November 17, 1995. Survived by husband, Neil J.; two step-sons, Nicklas
Zeilenga and Neil Zeilenga, both at home; mother, Ann Vos of South Holland; one
brother, Clarence (Marlene) Vos of Chicago; one sister, Betty (Bill) Scheeringa
of Florida; many beloved nieces and nephews. Preced in death by father, Tunnis
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 20, 1995 at 10 am. from the
Trinity Reformed Church in Munster, Indiana, with Rev. Tim Schaaff and Rev.
Bill Bouwer officiating. Burial, Chapel Hill Cemetery South. Friends are
invited to meet with the family on Sunday 4 to 9 p.m. at the Kuiper Funeral
Home, 9039 Kleinman Rd (2 blks south of Ridge Road), Highland.
Mrs. Zeilenga was a member of Trinity Reformed Church of Munster; a
hospital volunteer at Christ Hospital in Evergreen Park for 20 years; formerly
employed at Messenger Mortgages in Oak Lawn, Illinois for 20 years.
Shirley was greatly loved and will be greatly missed. Memorials may be
given to the New Hospice House to be built in Munster in 1996 at-(Capital
Campaign Chairman, Hospice of the Calumet Area, 600 Superior Ave., Munster, IN.