CHRISTINE V. BILICKI SAN ANTONIO, TX Christine V. Bilicki PhD, age 62, went to Heaven on Tuesday December 6, 2011 in San Antonio, TX. Born and raised in Gary, IN, Christine graduated from Andrean High School, Received her degree in Chemistry at Indiana University and her PhD from The University of Nebraska. Christine's passion for teaching, lead her to Pasadena Community College in Pasadena, CA, where she was a Professor of Organic Chemistry from 1990 to 2010. She was an inspiration to many of her students to follow a career path that would involve chemistry. Since she had summers off, she enjoyed traveling to many different parts of the world. She is survived by her mother, Mary Bilicki of Merrillville; sister, Diane Brown of San Antonio, TX; two nephews: Kirt Brown of San Antonio, TX and Christopher Brown of Austin, TX; along with several cousins. Proceeded in death by father, Stanley Bilicki; and nephew, Eric Brown. Family and friends may call at Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service, 6360 Broadway, Merrillville on Monday from 2:00- 7:00 PM with a prayer service at 4:00 PM. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 9:30 AM from Pruzin Brothers Chapel and 10:00 AM from SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 5885 Harrison St., Merrillville with Rev. Roy Beeching officiating. At rest, Calvary Cemetery, Portage. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
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Published in The Times from Dec. 11 to Dec. 12, 2011