Barbara Lu Udvare, age 58 of South Bend, formerly of Chesterton, passed away
on Thursday, July 26, 2007.
She was born Sept. 4, 1948 in Michigan City, the daughter of the late Marvin
W. and Esther (Jackson) Bock.
She is survived by Alvin Udvare Sr.; daughter, Sheila (Chris) Winkelman of
Giddings, Texas; son, A.J. Udvare of Portage; sister, Bonnie L. (Mike Booth)
Bock of Giddings, Texas; brother, Richard (Annie) Bock of Michigan City;
nephew, Michael (Kimberly) Bock of Santa Fe, Texas; niece, Carla (Stacy)
Sullivan of Gurnee, Ill.; granddaughter, Lena; and many other family members
and lifelong friends.
Barbara was formerly a cosmetologist for many years in Michigan City and
Valparaiso. She was also the former business owner of Sincerely Yours Craft
Shop. She was very involved in her community. She was a loving and kind
hearted person who always wanted to help others. Her children and
granddaughter were her whole life. She was very spiritual and loved animals.
She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 31, at 1 p.m. at Edmonds &
Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton. Interment will be at Swan Lake
Memorial Gardens, Michigan City.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday, July 30 at the funeral home.