JOSEPH G. DUDZIK HAMMOND, IN Joseph G. Dudzik, age 87, of Hammond, entered eternal life on Sunday, May 4, 2014 at St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago. He is survived by his beloved wife of 65 years Rose M. Dudzik (nee Gaskey); son, George J. (Diane) Dudzik; three grandchildren: Brian (Jennifer) Dudzik , Natalie (Mike) Majtas and Ashley Dudzik; great grandson: Luke Majtas; sister in law, Lillian Milligan; nieces; Irene Baker and Nancy (Euby) Gandy; nephew, Victor (Bonnie) Gaskey, and numerous other nieces, nephews and dear friends. Preceded in death by his parents, George and Mary Dudzik, and eight brothers and sisters. Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 Directly at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church 6605 Kentucky Avenue Hammond at 11:00a.m. with Father Larry Kew Celebrant. Friends are invited to meet with the family on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at Bocken Funeral Home, 7042 Kennedy Avenue, Hammond (Hessville) from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and 6:00p.m. Until 8:00p.m. for visitation. There will also be a time of viewing on Wednesday at St. Catherine of Sienna Church from 10.30a.m until 11.00a.m. Burial will be private. Joe retired from Inland Steel in 1987. He was an avid golfer and managed the Giants Hessville Babe Ruth Baseball team years ago. After retirement Joe was always available to lend a helping hand for those in need. He was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend who will be dearly missed by all who knew him. Memorials in Joe's memory may be made to St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church. For more information you may call Bocken Funeral Home at (219)-844-1600 or visit us at www.bockenfunerals.com
Published in The Times from May 5 to May 6, 2014
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7042 Kennedy Avenue Hammond, IN 46363