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Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Alice M. Filipowicz
Alice M. Filipowicz Oct. 22, 1940 - Dec. 30, 2021 RENSSELAER - Alice M. Filipowicz 81, of Rensselaer, IN passed away Thursday, December 30, 2021 at her home. She was born October 22, 1940 in Gary, Indiana to James Joseph and Eugenia (Palasz) Carden. Alice was a graduate... Read More
Jackson Funeral Service
Published in The Times on Jan. 4, 2022.
Friday, December 31, 2021
Alice M. Filipowicz (Carden)
Alice M. Filipowicz, 81, Rensselaer, passed away Thursday, Dec. 30, 202, at her home. She was born Oct. 22, 1940, in Gary, to James Joseph and Eugenia (Palasz) Carden. Alice was a graduate of the Class of 1958 at Edison High School. She married Thomas Filipowicz Jr. on June 11,... Read More
Jackson Funeral Service
Published in Kankakee Valley Post News from Dec. 31, 2021 to Jan. 7, 2022.
Thursday, October 7, 2021
William Whitaker
William Whitaker's passing has been publicly announced. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of William in the Guest Book below. Read More
Published in Legacy Remembers on Oct. 7, 2021.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Lucille A. Kozak
Lucille A. Kozak, age 89, of DeMotte, went to be with her heavenly father on Saturday, September 11, 2021. She was born on January 24, 1932 in East Gary, IN, the daughter of James T. and Ida (nee Cole) Smith, both deceased. Lucille was a graduate of Edison High School, Class of 1950... Read More
Jackson Funeral Service
Published in Post-Tribune on Sep. 14, 2021.
Lucille A. Kozak
Lucille A. Kozak Jan. 24, 1932 - Sept. 11, 2021 DEMOTTE - Lucille A. Kozak, age 89, of DeMotte, went to be with her heavenly father on Saturday, September 11, 2021. She was born on January 24, 1932 in East Gary, IN, the daughter of James T. and Ida (nee Cole) Smith, both deceased... Read More
Jackson Funeral Service
Published in The Times on Sep. 14, 2021.
Monday, September 13, 2021
Lucille A. Kozak (Smith)
Lucille A. Kozak, 89, DeMotte, went to be with her heavenly father on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021. She was born on Jan. 24, 1932, in East Gary, the daughter of James T. and Ida (nee Cole) Smith, both deceased. Lucille was a graduate of Edison High School, Class of 1950. She married... Read More
Jackson Funeral Service
Published in Kankakee Valley Post News from Sep. 13 to Sep. 21, 2021.
Sunday, August 15, 2021
Norman Walters
Norman Walters Dec. 17, 1927 - July 15, 2021 SEBRING, FL - Norman Walters, formerly of Highland, IN, passed away at his home in Sebring, FL, on July 15, 2021, at the age of 93. He was born in Gary, Indiana, to Newlin and Sybil (Stewart) Walters; and graduated from Edison High... Read More
Published in The Times on Aug. 15, 2021.
Thursday, August 5, 2021
Rosario "Russ" Penzato
Rosario "Russ" Penzato CROWN POINT, IN - Rosario "Russ" Penzato, age 80 of Crown Point, passed away on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. He is survived by his three children: Jennifer (Chris) Logan, Russ Penzato, Shelley (Dave) Hallberg; four grandchildren: Hunter (Katy) Penzato... Read More
Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service - Merrillville
Published in The Times on Aug. 5, 2021.
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Ronald J. Hatfield
Ronald J. Hatfield HOBART, IN - Ronald J. Hatfield, age 87, of Hobart, formerly of Munster, passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021. He is survived by wife, Joanne; four children: Bethany (Howard) Spero, Brad Hatfield, Brian (Tracy) Hatfield, and Robert (Lori) Hatfield; three... Read More
Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service - Merrillville
Published in The Times on Jun. 16, 2021.
Sunday, June 13, 2021
Kristan Rosario
Kristan Rosario's passing at the age of 46 has been publicly announced by Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Highland, IN. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Kristan in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is... Read More
Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center
Published in Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center on Jun. 13, 2021.
Sunday, April 25, 2021
Jean Karver
Jean Karver (nee Klippel) passed away in Evanston, IL on April 22, 2021 at the age of 97. Born in Gary, IN to the late Sophie and George Klippel on March 13, 1924 and the adoring sister to George (Ilabel) Klippel, Jean lived 91 years of her life in Gary and Portage until moving to... Read More
Published in Post-Tribune on Apr. 25, 2021.
Friday, February 26, 2021
Lionel Spears
Lionel Spears July 9, 1949 - Feb. 18, 2021 GARY, IN - Lionel Spears, age 71, of Gary, IN, passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021 at Community Hospital in Munster, IN. Lionel is survived by his children: Venita (Stanley) Spears-Johnson, Velicia Spears, D'Andre Spears... Read More
Geisen Funeral Home - Crown Point
Published in The Times on Feb. 26, 2021.
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Robert J. Hoycus
Robert J. Hoycus Oct. 7, 1946 - Jan. 28, 2021 WAVELAND, IN - "At 6 foot 3 and 225 pounds, Big Bob is still a rock." This reference was made by author Jeff Maines in his book "Worth Their Salt." To his family and friends, Bob continued to be a rock throughout his life. Mr.... Read More
Burkhart Funeral Home - Crawfordsville
Published in The Times on Feb. 3, 2021.
Tuesday, February 2, 2021
Robert J. Hoycus
Robert J. Hoycus Oct. 7, 1946-Jan. 28, 2021. "At 6 foot 3 and 225 pounds, Big Bob is still a rock." This reference was made by author Jeff Maines in his book "Worth Their Salt." To his family and friends, Bob continued to be a rock throughout his life. Mr. Hoycus passed away Thursday... Read More
Burkhart Funeral Home - Crawfordsville
Published in Post-Tribune on Feb. 2, 2021.
Saturday, January 23, 2021
Richard H. Starko
Richard H. Starko CROWN POINT, IN - Richard H. Starko, age 90, of Crown Point, passed away January 20, 2021. He was a graduate of Edison High School. Richard retired from the Budd Co. with over 25 years of service as a cost accountant. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic... Read More
Burns Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in The Times on Jan. 23, 2021.
Friday, November 6, 2020
Patricia Termini
Patricia Termini's passing at the age of 70 on Monday, September 21, 2020 has been publicly announced by Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations, Inc. in Fox Lake, IL . Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Patricia in the Guest Book below. The most recent... Read More
Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations, Inc.
Published in Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations, Inc. on Nov. 6, 2020.
Sunday, October 4, 2020
Elwood Warren Kimmell (Woody)
Elwood "Woody" Warren Kimmell MT. LEBANON, PA - Elwood "Woody" Warren Kimmell, 99, of Mt. Lebanon PA died on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. He was born on November 9, 1920 to Sara (Samuelson) and John Paul Kimmell in McCool (now Portage) Indiana. Woody was the much beloved husband... Read More
Published in The Times on Oct. 4, 2020.
Sunday, September 27, 2020
PATRICIA J. "PAT" TERMINI
GURNEE - Patricia "Pat" J. Termini (nee Gregorash), 70, of Gurnee, died Monday, September 21, 2020, at NorthShore Evanston Hospital. She was born September 23, 1949, to the late Anthony and Margaret (nee Erymian) Gregorash, in Gary, IN. Pat married Jack Termini September 16, 1989... Read More
Hamsher Lakeside Funerals and Cremations, Inc.
Published in Daily Herald on Sep. 27, 2020.
Saturday, September 12, 2020
Beverly Hutton
Beverly Hutton VALPARAISO, IN - Beverly Hutton died peacefully at home on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, with family by her side. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Jim, and her four children: Joe Hutton (Donna) of Vancouver, Washington, Mike Hutton (Mary) of... Read More
Dykes Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Times on Sep. 12, 2020.
Beverly Hutton
Beverly Hutton died peacefully at home on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, with family by her side. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Jim, and her four children: Joe Hutton (Donna) of Vancouver, Washington, Mike Hutton (Mary) of Valparaiso, Melissa Buynak (Bob) of Valparaiso... Read More
Dykes Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Post-Tribune on Sep. 12, 2020.
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Harold Green Jr.
Harold Green, Jr., 70, of Gary, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020 in Lithonia, GA. Visitation was at 2:00PM, Friday, August 7, 2020 at Spencer's Funeral Home in Fayette, MS. Harold Jr. was born in Gary, IN to Harold Sr. and Clara Green on April 11, 1950. He attended... Read More
Spencer Funeral Home
Published in Post-Tribune on Aug. 18, 2020.
Friday, April 24, 2020
Richard Alvin Spradley
Richard Alvin Spradley MERRILLVILLE, IN - Richard Alvin Spradley, age 79, passed away at his home in Merrillville on April 10, 2020 after a long battle with congestive heart failure surrounded by loved ones. Richard was born in Madison, WI to the late Alvin and Doris Spradley... Read More
Published in The Times on Apr. 24, 2020.
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Phyllis Curtis (Doolin)
Phyllis Curtis (nee Doolin) CROWN POINT, IN - Phyllis Curtis (nee Doolin), age 86, of Merrillville, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, leaving her family heartbroken. Phyllis was born on May 24, 1933 in Gary, IN to Walter and Anna Doolin. She was a popular student... Read More
Geisen Funeral Home - Crown Point
Published in The Times on Mar. 12, 2020.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Melvin E. Davis
Melvin E. Davis 72, departed this life on Sunday March 1, 2020. He was a graduate of Edison High School Class of 1965 and a graduate of Fisk University. Preceded in death by his father Elisha Davis Sr., stepfather, John Riley, brother Elisha Davis Jr., nephew Damion Wilson. He is... Read More
Published in Post-Tribune on Mar. 4, 2020.
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Master Chief Hospital Corpsman Thomas A. Ryan
Master Chief Hospital Corpsman Thomas A. Ryan WINCHESTER, VA - Master Chief Hospital Corpsman Thomas A. Ryan, 76, died peacefully at the Cottage at Spring Arbor, Winchester, VA on Friday, December 20, 2019. Master Chief Ryan was born on April 1, 1943 in Gary, IN to Arthur and Lucille... Read More
Published in The Times from Jan. 11 to Jan. 25, 2020.
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Helen Lucille Keilman
Helen Lucille (Owen) Keilman, age 97, of Portage, IN passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2020. She was born on December 3, 1922 in French Lick, IN to Henry and Mable (Cox) Owen. Lucille was a long time resident of Portage, Indiana. She was a wife, mother, church secretary and for... Read More
Edmonds & Evans Funeral Homes
Published in Post-Tribune on Jan. 7, 2020.
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Warren E. "Spanky" Lewis
Warren E. Lewis "Spanky" PORTAGE, IN - Warren E. Lewis "Spanky" age 71 of Portage, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Monday, December 23, 2019. He is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 34 years, Therese "Tessie" Lewis (nee Carr); two children:... Read More
Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service - Portage
Published in The Times on Dec. 25, 2019.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
John Krupchak
John Krupchak LAKE STATION, IN - John Krupchak, 90, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at home surrounded by his entire loving family. John was a long-time resident of Lake Station and a life-long parishioner of St. Francis Xavier Church. He donated his time and... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage
Published in The Times on Dec. 18, 2019.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Michael Doherty
Michael Doherty KOUTS, IN - Michael Doherty, age 79, passed away on Saturday, November 9, 2019. He is survived by his loving children: Patrick (Wanda) Doherty, Mary (Jim) Young, Kevin (Holly) Doherty and Maureen Doherty; grandchildren: Jennifer (Victor), Brendan (Kirsten), Caitlin... Read More
Rendina Funeral Home
Published in The Times on Nov. 12, 2019.
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Harold Chubbs
Harold Chubbs CROWN POINT, IN - Harold Chubbs, age 95 of Crown Point, passed away on October 30, 2019. He was a graduate of Edison High School, class of 1942. Harold was a WW II Air Force Veteran and a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Crown Point, and a longtime Kiwanis member... Read More
Burns Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in The Times on Nov. 2, 2019.
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Clara Rosemary "Dolly" Gajda
Clara "Dolly" Rosemary Gajda MENTOR, OH/FORMERLY CROWN POINT, IN - Clara "Dolly" Rosemary Gajda, born May 4, 1925, age 94 of Mentor, OH, formerly of Crown Point, IN, passed away peacefully at 7:25 p.m., Sunday, October 6, 2019. Survived by two daughters: Linda S. Pardo, Sherry... Read More
Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service - Merrillville
Published in The Times on Oct. 13, 2019.
Friday, August 16, 2019
Christian A. Enriquez
CHRISTIAN ENRIQUEZ, age 26, of Lake Station, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019.  He was born on February 3, 1993 in Valparaiso.  He was a graduate of Edison High School and was currently employed as a laborer for Arcelor Mittal Steel.  Christian enjoyed making rap music, but above... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage
Published in Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage on Aug. 16, 2019.
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Charles Douglas Gumm
Charles Douglas Gumm PORTAGE, IN - Charles Douglas Gumm, age 79 of Portage, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019. He was born on August 28, 1939 in Gary, IN to Douglas and Frances (Walker) Gumm. Charles lived his life in Northwest Indiana and was a 1960 graduate of Edison High School... Read More
Edmonds & Evans Funeral Homes
Published in The Times on Jul. 11, 2019.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Bonnie Mae Phillipov (Bock)
Bonnie Mae Phillipov (nee Bock) VALPARAISO, IN - Bonnie Mae Phillipov (nee Bock) age 90 of Valparaiso, formerly of Gary, IN, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019. She is survived by son, Robert Phillipov; five grandchildren: Phillip Phillipov, John (Amanda), Richard (Krystal),... Read More
Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service - Merrillville
Published in The Times on Jun. 11, 2019.
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
John H. Spinks Sr.
“Only a life lived in the service of others is worth living,” -AE . John Henry Spinks, Sr., age 71, the father of three and grandfather to seven was welcomed into the arms of his Heavenly Father on April 22, 2019 surrounded by his immediate family while resting peacefully in... Read More
Geisen Funeral Homes - Hebron
Published in Geisen Funeral Homes - Hebron on Apr. 24, 2019.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Roy "Joe" Johnston
Roy "Joe" Johnston LAKE STATION, IN - Roy "Joe" Johnston, age 59 of Lake Station, passed away on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Family and friends may gather at PRUZIN BROTHERS FUNERAL SERVICE (2700 Willowcreek, Portage) on Thursday from 5:00-8:00 P.M. Funeral services will be held... Read More
Pruzin Brothers Funeral Service - Portage
Published in The Times on Apr. 17, 2019.
Sunday, February 24, 2019
Norma Frederick
Norma Frederick VALPARAISO, IN - Norma Frederick, wife, mother and grandmother, died in Valparaiso on February 21 at the age of 92. Born in South Bend to Kathyrn and Howard Schleff, Norma spent her early years in East Gary (now Lake Station), graduating from Edison High School in... Read More
Dykes Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Times on Feb. 24, 2019.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Terry Lee Pennington Jr.
Terry Lee Pennington Jr. 72, passed on February 5, 2019 in Corona, California. A 1965 graduate of Edison High School and he served in the United States Air Force until his retirement. Preceded in death by his (Parents) Terry L. Pennington Sr. and Lillie B. Pennington; Siblings Joseph... Read More
Published in Post-Tribune on Feb. 12, 2019.
Thursday, December 13, 2018
BERNARD DALE OPPMAN
Bernard Dale Oppman ATHENS, AL - Mr. Bernard Dale "Bunny" Oppman, age 79 of Athens, AL passed away on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Athens Limestone Hospital. Mr. Oppman was born on June 11, 1939 in Gary, IN to Charles Oppman and Carmen Gervais Oppman. He was preceded in death by... Read More
Published in The Times on Dec. 13, 2018.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
ALICE MCILREE
Alice "Aleta" McIlree PORTER, IN - Aleta McIlree, age 87, formerly of Dyer, IN, passed away at home on November 23, 2018. Aleta is survived by her three children: Donita Swisher-Fogle of McKinney, TX, Thomas (Debra) Swisher, Dowagiac, MI, and Michael McIlree of Porter, IN; eight grandchildren... Read More
Published in The Times on Nov. 28, 2018.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
FRANK P. MOLINARO
Frank P. Molinaro MUNSTER, IN - Frank P. Molinaro, age 82, of Munster passed away surrounded by his loving family on October 15, 2018. His tenacity and strength were visible in his many bouts with cancer and heart disease. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gregory and Lillian... Read More
Burns Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in The Times on Oct. 18, 2018.
Friday, October 12, 2018
JEANNINE S. FURUKAWA (SAVITSKI)
Jeannine S. Furukawa (nee Savitski) CROWN POINT, IN - Jeannine S. Furukawa (nee Savitski) age 80 of Crown Point, went to be with our Lord on Monday, October 8, 2018. She is survived by her husband Mark of 42 years; three children: Victoria (Tom) Gartner, Paulette (Mark) Varga, Robyn... Read More
Pruzin & Little Funeral Service - Crown Point
Published in The Times on Oct. 12, 2018.
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Amy Renee Holland
AMY RENEE HOLLAND, age 42, of Hobart, passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2018.  She was born on August 28, 1976 in Merrillville.  Amy was a graduate of Edison High School and was a server at Teibel’s. She was a foodie and loved cooking for others and enjoying a good meal.  Amy was... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel - Hobart
Published in Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel - Hobart on Sep. 13, 2018.
Sunday, September 9, 2018
JEFF BLATZ Jr.
Jeff Blatz, Jr. FT. MYERS, FL - Jeff Blatz, Jr. of Ft.Myers, Fl age 46 passed away on September 3, 2018. Jeff was a 1991graduate of Edison High School. He is survived by his father Jeff Sr., mother Ann Blatz, sister Teresa Kulacz(Blatz), and niece Krista who he cherished. Jeff was... Read More
Published in The Times on Sep. 9, 2018.
Monday, May 7, 2018
Diana Lynn Cheek
Diana Lynn Cheek, age 61, of Lake Station passed away Saturday May 5, 2018 at her home. Diana was born December 9, 1956 in Lynch, Kentucky to the late Loyd and Ola (White) Smith. She was a custodian at Edison High School in Lake Station. Diana was a devoted member of Pathway Assembly... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage
Published in Post-Tribune on May 7, 2018.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
MARY LOU JEREMIAH
Mary Lou Jeremiah (nee Beno) HOBART, IN - Mary Lou Jeremiah (nee Beno), age 78, of Hobart, IN passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at Broadway Methodist Hospital. She was a graduate of Edison High School in Gary, Indiana. She worked as a secretary at US Steel, before getting married... Read More
Geisen Funeral Homes - Merrillville
Published in The Times on Apr. 11, 2018.
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Jeanette Rose Mihal
Jeanette Rose Mihal (nee Courtney) age 89, a Hobart resident since 1958, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018. She was born on September 24, 1928 in East Gary, Indiana. She was a 1947 Edison High School graduate and on August 12, 1950 she married Albert Mihal in East Gary, Indiana. She... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage
Published in Post-Tribune on Apr. 5, 2018.
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
JAMES GRANT BUSCH
James Grant Busch LAKE STATION, IN - James Grant Busch, age 63, of Lake Station passed away unexpectedly in Advocate Christ Hospital on Sunday February 25, 2018. James was born January 8, 1955 in Gary, IN to the late Grant K. and Dorothy E. (Funke) Busch. James was a Christian that... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage
Published in The Times on Feb. 28, 2018.
James Busch
James Grant Busch, age 63, of Lake Station passed away unexpectedly in Advocate Christ Hospital on Sunday February 25, 2018. James was born January 8, 1955 in Gary, Indiana to the late Grant K. and Dorothy E. (Funke) Busch. James was a Christian that loved his Lord. He graduated from... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage
Published in Post-Tribune on Feb. 28, 2018.
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Marie Frazier
Marie Frazier, age 89, of Indianapolis Indiana, passed away Tuesday February 6, 2018.Mrs. Frazier was born October 14, 1928 in Gary Indiana, grew up in then East Gary Indiana, lived with her husband in Portage Indiana for 62 years, before moving five years ago to Indianapolis Indiana... Read More
Rees Funeral Home, Olson Chapel - Portage
Published in Post-Tribune on Feb. 8, 2018.
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