VALPARAISO, IN - George 'Mitch' Varichak age 52, of Valparaiso, formerly of Cedar Lake, passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2018. He is survived by his sister, Tracy Varichak; aunt, Denise (Jim) Murley; second mom, Karen Storm; uncle, Nick (Betty) Varichak and several cousins. Mitch was an honorary brother and uncle to the Phillips family. Preceded in death by his parents George and Patti Varichak, and his aunt Linda Daniels.
Mitch spent the last year living at Golden Living Center where he made many dear friends. Per his wishes, cremation rites were accorded. In lieu of flowers or gifts, memorials may be made to the Golden Living Center (251 S. Sturdy Rd., Valparaiso, IN 46383) in his memory. Mitch will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.
A memorial gathering will take place on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at RENDINA FUNERAL HOME (5100 Cleveland St., Gary, IN) from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. with a memorial service beginning at 4:00 p.m. Monsignor John Siekierski officiating. For information please call 219-980-1141.