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Eleanor G. (Lissy) Biel

September 24, 1926 ~ January 23, 2024 (age 97) 97 Years Old

Eleanor Biel Obituary

Eleanor G. Biel (nee Lissy), 97 of Whiting, passed away peacefully on the early morning of Tuesday, January 23, 2024 at Hartsfield Village, Munster. She was the beloved wife of 66 years to the late Adolph F. “Jake” (Jakubielski) Biel who passed away June 21, 2019; loving mother of John (Kathy), James (Lisa Bauer) and Joseph (Lillian Oliver-Biel); cherished grandmother of Eric (Megan Green) Biel and Caitlin Oliver; dearest sister of Tony Lissy and the late Loddy (late Anne) Lissy; dear aunt of Mark (Doreen) Lissy, Terry (Renee) Lissy,  Patrice (Tim) Pollock and Susan (Fred) Valerino; great nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 27, 2024, 10:30am at the Baran Funeral Home, 1235-119th St., Whiting; a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11:00am at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whiting, with the Rev. Mark R. Peres, C.PP.S., officiating; interment, St. John Cemetery, Hammond; visitation at the funeral home on Saturday morning from 9:00am to time of services. Expressions of sympathy may be placed on-line at www.baranfh.com.

Eleanor Biel was born on September 24, 1926 to Anton and Anna (Matlon) Lissy. A lifelong resident of the Whiting-Robertsdale Community, she was a graduate of George Rogers Clark High School, Class of 1944. A devoted member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whiting, she was a member of the St. John Rosary Society, the First Catholic Slovak Ladies Assoc., BR. 81 and had participated with the St. John Alleluia Choir and St. John Drama Club for many years. Devoted to her family, Eleanor will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 1849 Lincoln Ave., Whiting, IN 46394, would be appreciated. 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 27, 2024

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Baran Funeral Home
1235 119th St.
Whiting, IN 46394

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 27, 2024

10:30 AM
Baran Funeral Home
1235 119th St.
Whiting, IN 46394

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday
January 27, 2024

11:00 AM
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
1849 Lincoln Ave
Whiting, IN 46394

Interment following Mass

St. John Cemetery
1547 167th Street
Hammond, Indiana 46320

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