Thomas John Kreczmer

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    - Larry Pachniak
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Thomas John Kreczmer GARY, IN - Thomas John Kreczmer, 66, of Gary, IN, passed away Monday, January 1, 2018. He is survived by: loving lifelong partner and best friend, Miriam Vega-Johnson, beloved son Kerry (Mia) Kreczmer, sisters Tina (Rick) Klouse, and Mary Ann (Brian) Sullivan, and additional loving family members. He was preceded in death by his son, Kristopher, in 2008. Celebration of Life Gathering will be Saturday, January 13, 2018 at HILLSIDE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTER 8941 Kleinman Rd (one block south of Ridge Rd) Highland, IN, 46322 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. with a Celebration of Life Service to follow at the funeral home at 5:30 p.m. Rev. Edward Moszur officiating. Tom was a retired carpenter. In his spare time he enjoyed camping, hunting, golfing, bowling, water skiing, and snow skiing. He was loved and appreciated by the people of the community he lived in. For additional information, please contact Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center Konnie Kuiper-Kevin Nordyke by calling us at 219-838-0800 or visiting us at


Published in The Times on Jan. 12, 2018