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|Peter Bencsics - September 16, 2013|
South Bend - Peter Bencsics, 77, of South Bend, passed away Monday September 16, 2013, in Hospice House, South Bend. He was born on April 6, 1936, in South Bend, to the late Peter and Theresa (Szaradics) Bencsics, and was a lifelong area resident. Peter's parents were Hungarian immigrants. His father died when Peter was 14. Peter supported his mother until her death 27 years later. On September 10, 1966, he married Mary Martin, who survives....
|Alex "Al" Tomaszewski - September 16, 2013|
Alex "Al" Tomaszewski, 88, of South Bend, Indiana passed away at 3:00 a.m., Monday, September 16, 2013 in his home. Al was born on October 12, 1924 in South Bend to Alfonso and Christine Tomaszewski, and was a lifelong resident. He had been employed for 22 years with the Studebaker Corporation. After Studebakers closed, he went to work for A.M. General for 23 years. Al was also an usher for the University of Notre football, hockey, and men's...
|Brandon Richardson - September 15, 2013|
Brandon Richardson, 19 of New Carlisle, Indiana passed away Sunday, September 15, 2013 in an automobile accident. He was born March 6, 1994, in South Bend, Indiana to John Richardson & Laurie (Hill) Myers.
On July 15, 2011, Brandon married Katie Joann Singleton, who preceded him in death on September 28, 2012. Surviving is a son, Xavier Lee Richardson of New Carlisle, IN; brothers, Nick (Nicole) Harmon of LaPorte, IN, John Richardson III of...
|Elton Buchanan Sherwin - September 15, 2013|
Elton Buchanan Sherwin died peacefully Sunday morning, September 15, at Quinn Center of Holy Cross Village at Notre Dame. Elton was born in Seattle, Washington in 1924. Upon the death of his mother, Genevieve Codd Sherwin, in 1934, the family moved to Sacramento, California, where his father, the first Elton Sherwin, would subsequently become city manager. Elton's undergraduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley, were...
|Denyse L. Trytko - September 15, 2013|
Denyse L. Trytko, 65, of South Bend, Indiana, passed away at 11:00 a.m. Sunday, September 15, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Symone Bradley of Bloomington, IN; two nephews, Eric and Micheal; two nieces, Terra and Paige; and two brothers, Philip Trytko of Niles, MI; and Arthur (Kathy) Trytko of South Bend, IN.
Private services will take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer's...
|Lorraine J. Cealka - September 11, 2013|
Lorraine J. Cealka, 87, of South Bend, Indiana passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2013. She was born November 18, 1925, in South Bend, Indiana to the late Charles & Madeline (Monserez) Buysse. Lorraine had worked for many years at Buysse's Tavern.
Lorraine married William W. Cealka in 1954. He preceded her in death on April 27, 1979.
Surviving are her children, Charles (Carrie) Cealka of Cassopolis, Michigan, Nancy (Michael) Smith of...
|Madelyn Dominick Nowinski - September 11, 2013|
Madelyn Dominick Nowinski, 97, of South Bend, IN, passed away, surrounded by her family, at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at Signature Healthcare of South Bend.
She was born on January 10, 1916 to the late Andrew and Pearl (Kubiak) Dominick in Pulaski, WI. At the age of three, she and her family moved to South Bend where she lived the remainder of her life. Along with her parents, Madelyn was preceded in death by her...
|Rev. Louis W. Rink, C.S.C. - September 10, 2013|
Rev. Louis William Rink, C.S.C., 89, died Tuesday (Sept. 10, 2013) at Holy Cross House.
He was born on Feb. 13, 1924, to John and Louise Rink in Homer City, Pa.
He graduated from Homer City High School in 1942. Fr. Rink served in the Army Air Corps during World War II and spent three years in active duty. He graduated from Denver University in 1949 with a B.S. in radio broadcasting and production.
Fr. Rink was received into the Congregation...
|Henrietta M Gluchowski - September 9, 2013|
Henrietta Gluchowski, 91, of South Bend, passed away on Monday September 9, 2013, in her home.
She was born on April 13,1922, in South Bend, to the late Walter and Eleanor Malicki, and was a lifelong area resident. On April 25, 1942, as Henrietta Malicki, she married Stanley Gluchowski, who preceded her in death on February 1, 2005. Also preceding her in death was a son, Thomas; a granddaughter, Tina Craig; two sisters, Margaret Leda and...
|Ruth K. Kelley - September 8, 2013|
Ruth K. Kelley, 87, of New Carlisle, Indiana passed away at 9:15 p.m., Sunday, September 8, 2013 in Miller's Merry Manor. Ruth was born on November 4, 1925 in New Carlisle to George J. and Lucille L. (Hooton) DePoy, and was a lifelong resident. She had been employed for ten years at Hamilton Communities as the Activity Director. On January 25, 1947, in the First Christian Church of Rolling Prairie, she married Clyde A. Kelley, who preceded...
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