Lester LaBroi Sr.

Gary, Indiana

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..."Going Down To The LaBroi House"
Back in the 60's my younger sister, Deborah, and I would think nothing of it when we dashed down the street to the 2 story white house, with bright green shutters, on the corner of 23rd and Jefferson, to "the LaBroi's", from our home near the end of the 22nd block of the same street.
We had no cousins to speak of in Gary. Our closest folks were over in Chicago, but that didn't seem to matter with great neighbors like the...

I am greatly saddened by the loss of "BIG BUDDY". I can never forget the SUNDAY pancakes we had soo many times.May GOD lay his ever comforting hands over you and yours. Peace and Love be with you.

Mr. LaBroi was a constant figure at the corner of 23rd & Jefferson as I was growing up. He will be missed but his legacy shall live on. Blessings to the LaBroi famil for peace and comfort during this time.

Grandaughter of Daisy Wilson, Daughter of Thomas Wilson, Niece of Elnora Lasenby

From great grandson JaQuan Williamson

You have been truly BLESSED by the LOVE and teachings of "BIG BUDDY"...My condolences to the LeBroi Family and my grandson JaQuan Williamson..His "BIG BUDDY" has gone to join his "PA PA" ...

To the LaBroi Family May it comfort you to know that we were so very sorry to hear of your loss

Be comforted by the wonderful memories you carry. Bless you all.

Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

May your love and warmest memories comfort you as your heart begins to heal.

C Johnson


Lester's Obituary

LaBroi Sr., Lester Elwood Age 85 years, affectionately called "Big Buddy" exchanged time for eternity on Monday, February 11, 2013 peacefully with his family by his side. He was born in Gary, IN on April 26, 1927. He retired from the Gary Police Department with 32 years of service and...

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