Sandra L. "Sandi" (Rose) Talaga

  • "Sandra was such a pleasant person. We looked forward to..."
    - Charles McCarroll DDS
  • "Sandi, Thank you for sharing your gift of music. Your..."
    - Joe & Linda Keilman
  • "Our deepest sympathies are with your family. Glenn and..."
    - Glenn Kim
  • "Our deepest sympathy to John and family."
    - Jim and Elaine Talaga
  • "jJohn & Greg, we are sorry for your loss. sandy was such a..."

SANDRA L. TALAGA SCHERERVILLE, IN FORMERLY OF SOUTH HOLLAND AND DOLTON, IL Sandra L. "Sandi" Talaga (nee Rose), age 74, of Schererville, IN formerly of South Holland and Dolton, IL, passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 18, 2014. Beloved husband of John J. Talaga. Devoted mother of Keith (Beverly) Talaga, Michelle (Rich) Batzek, and Greg (Lisette) Talaga. Proud grandmother of Tom (Katie), Brittany, Ava, Nicole, Caitlin, Kaylee, and Currine. Sandi was an accomplished organist having played at St. Jude the Apostle, St. Maria Goretti, and Our Lady of Consolation Church with joy for many years. Visitation Friday, June 20, 2014 from 3:00 - 9:00 p.m. Prayer service Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 7:15 a.m. from Smits Funeral Home - James E. Janusz Director, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane (Rt. 30 & Pleasant Springs Lane) Dyer, IN 46311 to St. Maria Goretti Church (500 Northgate Dr. Dyer, IN 46311) for a 8:00 a.m. Mass of Resurrection with Rev. Joseph Vamos, Rev. Charles Niblick, and Rev. John Powers officiating. Interment Angelcrest Cemetery - Valparaiso, IN. Sandi was a dear friend to all who knew her, and will be remembered and missed by the many lives she touched. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the appreciated. For further information please contact 219-322-7300 or visit:


Funeral Home
Smits Funeral Home - Dyer
2121 Pleasant Springs Lane  Dyer, IN 46311
219 322-7300
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Published in The Times from June 20 to June 21, 2014