Robert E. Poskie

Robert E. Poskie, age 89 late of Plymouth, MI and formerly of Schererville, IN, Dolton, IL and Rhinelander, WI. Beloved husband of late Alfreda (nee Ziolkowski) Poskie; loving father of Fredrick R. Poskie; devoted grandfather of Robert F. (Katherine) Poskie and Andrew F. Poskie. Also survived by Mary Poskie. Robert was preceded in death by seven brothers; sisters; and is the fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Robert was a graduate of the University of Minnesota. He was a retired Engineer with over 40 years of dedicated service with United States Steel at various locations. He was a WW II U.S. Army Veteran, servicing with the 8th Force, 453rd Bomb Group and 732nd Squadron. Funeral services on Tuesday, November 20, 2012. Friends and family are invited to meet DIRECTLY at St. Joseph Church, 440 Joliet Street, Dyer, IN for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Entombment, Holy Cross Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Elmwood Funeral Chapel, St. John, IN. 219-365- 3474.

Published in The Times on Nov. 19, 2012