Howard J. Dreggors

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  • "I knew Howard at HHS (59). He had class and was truly a..."
    - Dennis Smith
  • "Bonnie, Julie and Jennifer, I'm so very sorry to hear of..."
    - Judy Castiglioni
  • "Bonnie, Howard was a great friend and great co-worker...."
  • "Bonnie and Family, So sorry to hear of Howard's passing...."
    - Bill Hutson
  • "Dear Cousin Bonnie and family. You are in our thoughts and..."
    - sharon Hevezi
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Howard J. Dreggors, age 72, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 24, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his devoted wife, of 50 years, Bonnie L. (nee Michalewicz) Dreggors; daughters: Jennifer (Dave Rassel) Dreggors and Julie (Scott) Mitrisin; grandchildren: Luke and Jake Mitrisin and Molly and Casey Cox; loving sisters-in-law: Shalimar (Butch) Shavey, Cynthia Zatlokowicz, Laura (late Gavin) Turner and Deborah (Joseph) Serbentas; sister, Audrey (Walter) Sabinske; many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Preceded in death by his parents: Reynolds and Agnes Dreggors; sisters: Muriel Rhoades and Lois (late Bill) Davis and brother, Robert Dreggors. Howard was a 1959 graduate of Hammond High School and went on to proudly serve our country in the US Marine Corp. He retired from Arcelor Mittal (LTV) with 50 years of service and was a proud member of Local 1011. Howard was also a member of the Izaak Walton Leagues of America, Miller Ikes Chapter in Portage and the Diana Chapter in Shelby. Although he enjoyed fishing and hunting, he truly enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren cheering them on at numerous sporting events. Howard was a loving son, husband, grandfather and friend to many and he will be truly missed by all whose lives he touched. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel 7535 Taft Street Merrillville, IN. Interment to follow at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville. Friends are invited to meet with the family on Monday, July 28, 2014 from 3:00-8:00 PM at the funeral chapel. For information, please call 219-736-5840.


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Merrillville, IN 46410
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Published in The Times from July 26 to July 27, 2014
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