Rudolph M. "Rudy" Zajac

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  • "Dear Lillian and family, I was so sorry to hear of Rudy's..."
    - Margaret Saliga
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    - Daniel Zajac
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RUDOLPH M. ZAJAC "RUDY" SCHERERVILLE, IN FORMERLY WHITING Rudolph M. Zajac "Rudy", age 84, of Schererville, IN, formerly of Whiting, IN, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2012. Rudolph is survived by his beloved wife, Lillian (nee Lacko) of 59 years; five children: Leslie (David) Brown of Liberty, MO, Dr. Robert (Lana) Zajac of Knoxville, TN, Jean Zajac of Munster, IN, David (Janet) Zajac of Huntsville, AL and Tricia (Tony) Massa of St. John, IN; seven grandchildren; one sister, Marianne (George) Olsen of Solsberry, IN; two sisters-in- law: Helen and Patricia Zajac; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents: John and Mary Zajac; and brothers: Ladd and John Zajac. He was a graduate of Whiting High School, class of 1946, and graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN, receiving a B.S. in Business and a Law Degree. Attorney Rudolph M. Zajac had a Law Practice in Whiting for 57 years and was a former Lake County Deputy Prosecutor. He was a member of the Whiting and Indiana Bar Associations and was active in many community organizations. Rudolph was a member of St. Joan of Arc parish and ARCS Senior Group. Friends may visit with the family on Monday, December 10, 2012 from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at Geisen Funeral and Cremation Services, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville, IN with a prayer service at 4:30 PM. On Tuesday morning, friends may gather with the family directly at church from 10:30 AM until the time of Mass. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 AM at St. Joan of Arc Church, 200 E. 78th Ave., Merrillville, IN with Fr. Jon Plavcon officiating. Interment will follow at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens in Schererville, IN. Sign guestbook or view directions at 219-769-3322.


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