Tony B. Dujmovich, of Valparaiso, passed away Friday, April 27, 2007 in
Valparaiso. He was 64.
He was born Oct. 28, 1942 in Gary, the son of John and Dorothy Dujmovich,
both of whom preceded him in death.
On Nov. 11, 1961 in Gary, he married Barbara Zuk, who survives.
He is survived by children, Anthony (Donna) Dujmovich of Porter, Stacy (John)
Lee of Portage, Christy Dujmovich (John Jarka) of Chesterton and Steven
(Shayna) Dujmovich of Hebron; brothers and sisters, Shirley Hite of Montrose,
Calif., Mary Jane (Herb) Maus of Fishers, John (Darlene) Dujmovich of
Valparaiso, Richard (Anita) Dujmovich of Parker City and Nancy Pena of Lake
Station; aunts, Katie Rujevcan of Hobart and Ruth Winkowski of Valparaiso;
grandchildren, Leah, Olivia and Evan Dujmovich, Kristen, Eric and Austin Lee,
Katie Jarka and Addison Dujmovich; several nieces, nephews and family
He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Kathleen M. Dujmovich
Kristensen; a sister, Dorothy Dujmovich and mother- and father-in-law, Steve
and Mary Zuk.
Tony was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. He was a graduate
of Tolleston High School in Gary, class of 1960. He was employed as an
electrician by Mittal Steel, (formerly Bethlehem Steel, ISG) for 38 years. He
was a member of Steelworkers’ Local 6787. He took great pride in serving as a
griever. Tony was a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving in Vietnam. He was
involved in the South Haven Little League, March of Dimes and the American
Heart Association. Tony was a caring husband, devoted father and loving
grandpa. He was an honest, fair and compassionate person. He was a good
friend to many. Tony was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs. He enjoyed walking
at Chellberg Farm, playing with his grandchildren and watching them play
A Mass of Christian Burial, Fr. Douglas Mayer officiating, was at 10 a.m.
Monday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 356 W. Seven Mile Rd.,
Valparaiso. Interment was at Heritage Cemetery, Portage.
Visitation was from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home Portage
Chapel, 6941 Central Ave., Portage.