EAST CHICAGO, IN - Rose Pena (nee Ruelas) age 83 of East Chicago, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Indiana Veteran's Home, W. Lafayette, IN.

Remembering our baby. It has been a year without you. You are remembered every day. You were a bright star in our world, you left it so much better.

HOBART, IN - Frank E. Guess, age 71, of Hobart, formerly of Griffith, passed away March 21, 2019. He was retired from Inland Steel after 39 years. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and a devoted family man. Frank loved his children, grandchildren,and great grandchildren more than anything. H…

VALPARAISO, IN - Peter J. Mackanos, 72 of Valparaiso, passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019. He was born April 27, 1946 in Gary to Peter and Mary (Wachowski) Mackanos. Peter graduated from Gary Tolleston High School in 1964 and proudly served in the United States Air Force. He made his car…

DYER, IN - Mary Kochis, of Dyer, passed away on March 20, 2019. Until her recent hospitalization, Mary was the leader of the St. Thomas More Vocations Committee; which included conducting a weekly vocations prayer service and contributing articles to the church bulletin. Mary was well known …

BARTLETT, IL - Lillian F. Kazmierczak, (nee Ferkich), age 84, late of Bartlett, IL and formerly of the East Side, passed away March 21, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Henry M. Kazmierczak. Cherished mother of Cindy (Ken) Kaduk and Lynn (Chuck) Johnson. Cherished grandmother of Kevin (Mary Be…

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LANSING, IL - Michael J. "Mike" Maanum, age 64 of Lansing, IL, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. He is survived by his beloved wife of 41 years: Kathleen (nee Vierk); son: Ed (Jenna) Maanum; daughter: Diana Maanum; and five grandchildren: Ephraim, Tabitha, Johanna, Rafaela, and Jubil…

HOBART, IN - Lawrence "Larry" E. Juzwicki, age 68, of Hobart, passed away March 20, 2019. He was a graduate of Lew Wallace High School, Class of 1969. Larry served his country in the United States Air Force from 1969-1973 and served as a Hobart police officer for 27 years, holding many ranks…

HIGHLAND, IN - Minerva Carmen Ross age 88, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Elmer Ross; daughters, Linda (Daniel) Yatsko and Sharon (Mark) Habzansky; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Becky) Yatsko and Carrie (Tim) McGrath; great grandchi…

EAST CHICAGO, IN - Leon Charles Samuel, Jr., age 84 of East Chicago, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019 at home.

CEDAR LAKE, IN - Eleanor Susan Menke (nee Dillon) age 85, of Cedar Lake, passed away on March 18, 2019 surrounded by the family she so loved. Sue, as she was called by family and friends was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Frederick Menke and parents, Ralph and Lila Dillon of Hammond, IN.

REYNOLDS, IN - Charles Ray Hanish, age 49, of Reynolds, IN, formerly long-time resident of Hebron, IN, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at his home in Reynolds.

IN LOVING MEMORY OF RICHARD MANKA ON HIS 5TH ANNIVERSARY IN HEAVEN.

LAKE STATION, IN - John Thomas, age 88, of Lake Station, passed away March 18, 2019. He attended Hobart High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of New Chicago American Legion Post 454. John was a retired employee of U.S. Steel. He was an avid sports fan. John was a lo…

VALPARAISO, IN - Margaret Annen, 95 of Valparaiso, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019. She was born January 31, 1924 in Valparaiso, the daughter of Gerald and Lillian (Thune) McGillicuddy. Margaret was a secretary for 38 years at McGill Manufacturing and a member of St. Teresa of Avila Cath…

SCHERERVILLE, IN - Lucille J. Campbell (nee Van Milligan), age 85, late of Schererville, IN, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 19, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Merl Campbell. Loving mother of Dean (Roxann) Campbell, Dale (Linda) Campbell, Dwayne Campbell, Bonnie (Donald) Cook, Greg (Fi…

FORMERLY OF CHESTERTON, IN - Dawn Vuksinic-Largura, age 51, formerly of Chesterton, IN, passed away tragically on March 8, 2019, at Ventura County Medical Center in Oxnard, CA. Dawn graduated from Lowell Senior High School, Class of 1986. She was a devoted animal lover and adored her African…

WESTVILLE, IN - Lisa Ann Mayes (nee Schroeder) of Westville, IN, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at home following a long illness. She was born July 30, 1959, in Valparaiso, IN, the daughter of John and Viola Schroeder. Lisa was a graduate of Kankakee Valley High School in Wheatfield, I…

REMEMBERING YOU WITH LOVE ON YOUR SEVENTH BIRTHDAY IN HEAVEN 3/20/1951-3/3/2012. You are dearly missed. Love Always, Mel, Kids and Grandkids

LOWELL, IN - Carol J. Shafier 72, of the Lake Dale area of Lowell, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019.

IN LOVING MEMORY OF LOUIS VASQUEZ SR. August 18, 1923 - March 20, 2018

IN LOVING MEMORY OF JIM TEUTEMACHER On His 8th Year in Heaven

HOBART, IN - Jason L. Burrell, age 44, of Hobart passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019. A funeral service for Jason will take place Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at REES FUNERAL HOME, HOBART CHAPEL, 600 West Old Ridge Road, Hobart. Visitation will be held Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until …

VALPARAISO, IN - Rod R. Allred, 77 of Valparaiso, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019. He was born March 23, 1941 in Blount Springs, Alabama to Carter and Ersel (Mayfield) Allred. Rod made his career as a Supervisor for EJ&E Railway for over 40 years. He loved traveling around the world…

Diane H. Krebs, 82, passed away on Friday, March 15, 2019. Diane is survived by her husband of 60 years, Ted P. Krebs; children, Kathy R. Lacko (Paul), Kenneth M. Krebs (Kris); grandchildren, Chris A. Krebs (Claudia), Stephanie N. Ralston (Chris), Nathan T. Krebs, Ethan J. Lacko; and great g…

HAMMOND, IN - John G. Dulsky, age 88 of Hammond, entered into the gates of heaven on Saturday, March 16, 2019. He is survived by five children: John Michael Dulsky, Gerald (Bonita) Dulsky, Raymond Dulsky, Donna (Kenneth) Thrall and Mary Heinrich. He was a grandfather of eight as well as a gr…

HEBRON, IN - Michael John Casbon, age 53, of Hebron, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Franciscan St. Anthony Hospital.

HOBART, IN - Paul K. Johnson, 91, of Hobart, passed away peacefully on March 16, 2019. He graduated from Lew Wallace High School, in Gary, in 1945, served in the U.S. Army, 2nd Division, in Colorado Springs, CO in 1945-1946. He became a carpenter of Local 1005 and worked at the trade for 40 …

CROWN POINT, IN - Linda Hug, a lifelong resident of Northwest Indiana, passed away Saturday morning, March 16, 2019 at her Crown Point apartment. Linda is survived by her daughter Heather (John Meyer) Hug, her sister Laura (Jim) Claus, and her brother Glenn Thomason.

CROWN POINT, IN - Marlene Brunner, age 83 of Crown Point and formerly of Homewood, IL passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019.

HIGHLAND, IN - Burton Charles Masepohl, born April 26, 1935 and he was called to his heavenly home on March 12, 2019 due to complications from Parkinson's disease. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years JoAllyn (Janzig) Masepohl and his son Kurt Charles Masepohl. He is survived by …

PORTAGE, IN - Norma Jean Dickinson age 86 of Portage, formerly of Whiting, passed away on Tuesday March 19, 2019. She is survived by her children Angelo (Joyce) Rosaschi Jr., John (Sue) Rosaschi, Ricky (Susan) Rosaschi, Cheryl Gibson, Raymond Rosaschi, and Jeannie (Peter) Webster; grandchild…