Helen Benkovich

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HELEN BENKOVICH GRIFFITH, IN Helen Benkovich, age 93 of Griffith, IN, passed away on Friday, February 22, 2013. She is survived by her three children: Paulette (Tom) Smith, Helene (John) Zukanovich, and Desi (Kathy) Benkovich; six grandchildren: Greg (Diane), Jeff, Mark (Jamie) Smith, Dana, Brandi, and Jerred Zukanovich; one great grandson, Ryan Paul Smith; sister, Malvina Zampino; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the Holy Trinity Hungarian Catholic Church, 4759 McCook Avenue, East Chicago with Rev. Alphonse Skerl officiating. At rest, Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens in Schererville. Friends are invited to visit with Helen's family on Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service at the church only. Helen was a member of the Holy Trinity Hungarian Catholic Church and the East Chicago Ladies Fireman's Auxiliary. Her greatest joy was her family and grandchildren and playing BINGO at St. Mary's Church in Griffith. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the Holy Trinity Hungarian Catholic Church.

Published in The Times on Feb. 24, 2013