FRANK BRANDYS CALUMET CITY, IL FORMERLY HEGEWISCH, IL Frank Brandys, age 64 of Calumet City, IL, formerly of Hegewisch, IL, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2011 after a courageous fight with cancer. He is survived by his loving wife, Carol (nee Sliwa); son, Frank (Bernadette) Brandys Jr. of Merrillville, IN; and faithful canine companion, "Brandy". Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at Solan Pruzin Funeral Home, 14 Kennedy Ave., Schererville, IN 46375 (corner of Main and Kennedy) with Deacon Thomas Kreidler officiating. Burial will be private at a later date. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday from 3:00-8:00 PM at the funeral home. Frank was a proud member of the Army Airborne and the American Legion. He was a member of the Ironworkers local # 1. He enjoyed fishing and was a loyal Cub's and Bear's Fan. Frank was a devoted husband and father, and will be dearly missed.