Linda J. Rhodes, 78, of La Porte passed away peacefully at 10:50 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23, 2020, at Northwest Health La Porte.

Vesna Garber, 59, passed away on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at her home in Michigan City, Indiana.

Edward Gralik, 76, of Michigan City passed away peacefully at 7:38 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, at Memorial Hospital of South Bend.

John Fred Bryant, age 83, of Oak Park, Illinois, formerly of Yorkville, Illinois, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, at the Belmont Village Assisted Living in Oak Park, Illinois.

Diana P. Mrozinske, 82, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Oct. 12, 2020, in Riverview, Florida.

Daniel Hagen made his final transition to be with our Lord, Oct. 16, 2020, after a lengthy illness.

Donald J. Kukla, 83, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020.

Ester (Kelly) Braxton, 91, of Michigan City, Indiana, departed this life on Oct. 17, 2020. Funeral services will be held Oct. 24, 2020, at 1 p.m. with visitation at 12 noon until time of service at Greater Powerhouse C.O.G.I.C. with Bishop Charles E. Dowdell to do Eulogy.

Karen M. Evans, 79, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, at 5 p.m. in her home surrounded by her loving family.

Dick Shail, 82, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, at Hamilton Grove Living & Care Options in New Carlisle, Indiana.

Doris M. Kuchik, 94, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, at 1:36 p.m. in the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Kyle and Margaret Kuchik.

Pamela Zemrowski, age 73, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at Franciscan Health in Michigan City, Indiana.

James Grott, 34, of Michigan City passed away on Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, in Michigan City.

John “Jack” Jergens, 88, of Michigan City passed away on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at her home in Michigan City.

William E. (Amos) Howard, 74, of Michigan City passed away Oct. 15, 2020, at Franciscan Health.

Pastor William Rose Sr., 60, of Michigan City passed away on Oct. 12, 2020. A Celebration of life will be held Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, at 11 a.m. Blue Chip Hotel Banquet Facilities, 777 Blue Chip Dr. Michigan City. Burial will take place Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, at Swan Lake Cemetery.

Peter Joseph Stefanko, age 58, of Wanatah, Indiana, passed away peacefully on Oct. 16, 2020. He was born on Feb. 16, 1962, in Valparaiso, Indiana, to Edward and Sally (Pagels) Stefanko, both of whom preceded him in death.

Donna Jean Marshall, 86, of Michigan City passed away peacefully at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, at Golden Living Center – Fountainview Terrace, La Porte.

Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 22, at Kaniewski Funeral Home, South Bend, Indiana, where a rosary will be prayed at 3:30 p.m EST.

Helen Marie Pizarek, 98, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, at 12:56 p.m. at her home in Michigan City, Indiana.

Dorsey W. Ashcraft, 62, of Westville, passed away peacefully at 1 p.m., Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in his home.

A graveside service for Etta J. Zila, 81, will be held Monday at 1 p.m. in Quaker Cemetery in Camden, South Carolina. The Rev. Bruce Marthers will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Amedisys Hospice.

Victor Edward Gumz, Jr., 78, of Mill Creek, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020.

Albert Clayton Fagley, 83, of La Porte passed away peacefully at 12:55 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, at Golden Living Center – Fountainview Terrace, La Porte.

Agnes Rowena (Hardesty) Niswonger, 88, of Michigan City passed away with her loving family by her side on Oct. 11, 2020, at Rittenhouse Senior Living Center.

Gladys Pearl “Missy” Stringer, 97, of Stevensville, Michigan, passed away Oct. 10, 2020, at home, surrounded by her family.

Barbara S. Gipson made her transition on Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at the age of 75 after a long and courageous battle with multiple sclerosis and leukemia. Barb was surrounded by her loved ones, including her husband of the past 55 years, Nathaniel Gipson.

Jennifer Lynn Beardslee Crawford, age 53, of West Des Moines, Iowa, formerly of Long Beach, Indiana, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Franciscan Health Michigan City, Indiana, surrounded by her loving family.

Mary Alice Miller, 90, of Franklin passed away peacefully on Friday evening, Oct. 9, 2020, at her residence at Morning Pointe of Franklin, Indiana.

Harold “Allen” Milton, 69, of La Porte passed away peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, at his home.

Erika Hansen, 95, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at 12:55 a.m. in Trail Creek Place, Michigan City, Indiana.

Marilyn Sue Gierke, 80, of Rolling Prairie passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, at her home.

Donald B. Newland, 82, of Rolling Prairie passed away on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, at his home.

Teresa Elaine Hurst, 63, of Valparaiso passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020.

Lorraine J. Noveroske, 90, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, at 11:20 a.m. in Life Care Center of Michigan City.

Robert D. Smith, 67, of Michigan City passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, at his home in Michigan City.

Dr. Gene Marion Fryar, 92, of Kernersville, North Carolina, went home to be with the Lord Oct. 2, 2020, after being wonderfully cared for at Hospice of the Piedmont, High Point, North Carolina.

Cary Miller, 55, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, at 8:13 p.m. in Franciscan Health – Crown Point, Crown Point, Indiana.

Yvonne “Bonnie” Germain, 87, of Michigan City passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, at her home in Michigan City.

Mr. Roland K. Reynolds, 90, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Wednesday Oct. 7, 2020, at Regency Hospital in Portage, Indiana.

Mary Katherine Cummings, 75, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Oct. 7, 2020, due to complications from Hodgkin’s-Lymphoma Cancer.

Cheryl G. Connelly, 77, of Michiana, Michigan, passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020, at 9 a.m. in Heritage Point Assisted Living and Memory Care, Mishawaka, Indiana.

Barbara E. “Granny” Hancock, 90, of Michigan City passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, at Franciscan Health Michigan City.

Marjorie A. Pickford, 91, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, at 8:30 a.m. in Franciscan Health – Michigan City.

Jerry Mills, 59, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020.

Jacqueline A. Grant, 74, of Long Beach, Indiana, passed away in her sleep in the early hours of Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, at her home in Long Beach, Indiana.

Richard S. “Rich” Horvath, 84, of New Carlisle, Indiana, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at 10:39 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, in his home.

Jerry Stanley, age 60, passed away on Sept. 24, 2020.

Sofija Mickevicius, 96, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at 6:47 p.m. in her home.

Joan M. Tschida, 90, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020.

Arthur Bushong Sr., age 87, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, at Franciscan Health in Michigan City, Indiana.