All Obituaries


James Polak


James B. Polak, 79 of Whiting, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 surrounded by his beloved family, at St. Catherine Hospital, East Chicago. He is survived by his beloved wife of...

Nicholas Plesha Jr.


Nicholas Michael “Nick” Plesha, Jr., 80, a longtime resident of Crown Point, passed away at his home in New Smyrna Beach, FL on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. He is survived by his beloved...

Mary Jane Navta


Mary Jane Navta (nee Pechnyo), age 93, of Munster, Indiana, was called home to the Lord on Friday, January 13, 2017.  She passed away at the Hospice of the Calumet Area William J. Riley...

Joseph Kovach


Joseph C. Kovach, 90 of Whiting passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the William J. Riley Memorial Residence, Munster. He is survived by his beloved wife of 66 years, Helen (nee...

Marianne Hruskocy


Marianne Hruskocy (nee Kacmarik) 67 of Valparaiso, formerly of Whiting, passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at her residence. She is survived by her beloved husband of 45 years, John; loving...

Raymond Pesenko


Raymond J. Pesenko, 90 of Crown Point (Winfield), formerly of North Hammond and Whiting, passed away peacefully on Sunday January 1, 2017 at the St. Anthony Medical Center, Crown Point, surrounded...

Clyde Randle


Clyde M. “Randy” Randle, 93 of Whiting passed away Saturday, December 24, 2016 at the Hammond-Whiting Care Center. He was the beloved husband of the late Helen (Bukvich) Randle who...

Joseph Biel


Joseph G. Biel, 79 of Whiting, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2016 at the William J. Riley Memorial Residence, Munster. Loving father of Mark Biel of Arizona and Joseph Biel of Whiting;...

Virginia Banas


Virginia Banas (nee Bowlby) 87 of Whiting, passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at the St. Margaret Mercy Healthcare Center, Hammond, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife...

John Macak


John A. Macak, 52 of Whiting, passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at his residence. He was the beloved husband of the late Pamela F. Macak (nee Piper) who passed away January 13, 2016; loving...
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