CAROLYN HARDEBECK (NEE ZUBEK) VALPARAISO, IN Carolyn Hardebeck, age 69, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013 at home in Valparaiso, IN. She was born in Gary, IN on December 10, 1943 to the late Charles S. and Mary A. (nee Lindway) Zubek. Carolyn was a resident of Valparaiso since 1971, formerly of East Gary, IN, teacher of English and French, and guidance counselor with the Valparaiso Community Schools for 31 years, retiring in 2003. She was Valedictorian of her 1961 graduating class of East Gary Edison, attended Indiana University for one year, and was a member of the Hoosier Choir. Carolyn graduated from Indiana State University in 1965, was a member of AAUW of Valparaiso, Poly Mathics Group, and Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority. She loved to sing and dance, and was a member of Sweet Adelines. Her main goal in life was to help people. Carolyn is survived by her husband, Thomas E. Hardebeck of Valparaiso; daughters: Jennifer (David Schulz) Hardebeck of Madison, WI and Amy Hardebeck of Kent, WA; grandchildren: Zachary and Jordan Haverland; brother, Carl (Lucy) Zubek of Grand Junction, CO. Preceded in death by parents. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Dykes Funeral Home, 2305 N. Campbell St., Valparaiso IN. Interment, Calvary Cemetery, Portage, IN. Friends may call on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Dykes Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the
. Arrangements by Dykes Funeral Home, Inc. (219) 462-3125.
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Published in The Times on June 26, 2013
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