Joaquin "John" Morando Jr.

JOAQUIN MORANDO, JR. "JOHN" WHITING, IN Joaquin "John" Morando, Jr., age 64, of Whiting, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2013. Beloved husband of Bonnie Morando (nee Moore). Loving father of Joaquin (Melissa) Morando III, Michael (Robert Sneed) Morando, late Annette Morando, Beverly Morando, and Mario (Lenny Abney) Morando. Proud grandfather of Joaquin IV, Joshua, Kaiya, Kira, and Derek. Devoted brother of Victoria (Jim) Miles, Elena (Ken) Janowski, Jesse (Laura) Morando, Mary (Ted) Mecklin, Dolores Edwards, Francis (Paul) Tigner, David (Kim) Morando, Susan Morando, and Paul Morando. Cherished son of the late Joaquin "Jack" Morando Sr. and late Mary (nee Gonzalez). Fond uncle to numerous nieces and nephews. Cherished by his beloved cat, Princess. John belonged to the United Steel Workers Local 1010. He loved taking his grandchildren to the zoo and listening to Elvis. Funeral services will be held Friday, July 19, 2013 at 8:00 PM at the OWENS-RUZICH FUNERAL HOME, 816 - 119th St., corner of (Rt. 41) Calumet Ave. at 119th St., Whiting, IN with Rev. Stanley J. Dominik, officiating. Interment private. Friends are invited to meet with the family on Friday from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the OWENS- RUZICH FUNERAL HOME. For further information regarding services, please contact OWENS-RUZICH FUNERAL HOME at (219) 659-0417 or (219) 659-0018 or visit our web site at: owensruzichfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Owens-Ruzich Funeral Home
816 119Th St Whiting, IN 46394
(219) 659-0417

Published in The Times on July 18, 2013