FRANK U. VARGAS MERRILLVILLE, IN
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Frank U. Vargas, age 87, of Merrillville, IN passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013 at Chicagoland Christian Village. Frank is survived by his wife, Marie (nee Jimenez) of 66 years; nine children: Susan Ring, Irene Miksik, Frank Vargas, Lydia Vargas, Barbara Luevano, Theresa Jeffries, David Vargas, Victoria Vargas and Stephen Vargas; 17 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; and one brother, Charles Vargas. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Christine Helm; brother, Margarito Vargas; and sister, Felicia Padilla. Frank was a member of Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church. He was a Medic in Italy attached to 551st Motor Ambulance Company during WWII, while serving as a Corporal in the U.S. Army. Frank was also a member of VFW Post 1563 and American Legion Post 485. He retired from Inland Steel as an electrician. Visitation will be Sunday, June 23, 2013 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM and 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Geisen Funeral and Cremation Services, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410 and on Monday morning directly at Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church from 9:30 AM until time of Mass. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, June 24, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church, 8303 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410. Interment to follow at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens in Schererville, IN. Sign guestbook or view directions at: www.GeisenFuneralHome.com 219-769-3322
Geisen Funeral & Cremation Services - Merrillville
Merrillville, IN 46410
Published in The Times from June 22 to June 23, 2013