• "Jeff I will always remember you for your sense of humor...."
    - Gerlinde Mann
  • "Looking up at the night sky is one more star shining down..."
    - Laura Christy

Jeffrey Thomas Rosales PORTAGE, IN /FORMERLY OF HAMMOND - Jeffrey Thomas Rosales, age 68, passed away March 8, 2018. Jeffrey was born July 25, 1949 in East Chicago, IN to the late Tony and Dorothy Jane (nee Scott) Rosales. Left to cherish his memory are his siblings, Jeanne (Kevin) Rosales-Morris, Scott (Linda) Rosales, David (Debbi) Rosales, and Dyana (fiancé Kevin LeBonte) Rosales; nephews, Michael A. Rosales and David A. (Jennifer) Rosales; two great nephews and one great niece. Jeffrey has lived in a group home since age 27 and attended workshops previously for Arc Bridges, and currently for Opportunity Enterprises. Even though Jeff acquired his disability at age 2, he was very well liked by all, including his staff. Jeff really enjoyed going out into the community. He will be greatly missed by all who loved him. Visitation will be Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME (8178 Cline Ave., Crown Point, IN 46307), with an open forum from 4:30 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. A private burial will be in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens. To leave online condolences, please visit:


Published in The Times on Mar. 9, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Chapel Lawn Funeral Home
8178 Cline Avenue | Crown Point, IN 46307 | (219) 365-9554
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