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Mildred Madeline Golubovich dies at 100

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Mildred Madeline Golubovich (nee Ciganovich) died August 15, 2008 at Lexington Health Care Center in Chicago Ridge, Ill. at the age of 100.

She was born May 27, 1908 in Chicago, the daughter of Peter and Milka Ciganovich who both preceded her in death.

On July 17, 1932 at St. Archangel Michael Serbian Orthodox Church in Chicago, she married Peter Golubovich, who preceded her in death.

She is survived by a daughter Elaine Smith, two grandchildren, Kathleen Miller (Mike) of Chesterton and Patrick Smith (Sherri); four great-grandchildren, Kelly Smith, Hayley Miller, Casey Smith and Hanna Miller, all of Chesterton, and a brother, John Ciganovich, of McHenry, Ill.

She is also surviced by a niece, Marsha Marovich and a nephew, Bob Cegann. Other family members surviving are two great-nieces, Marbeth Cegann and Debbie (Mark) Toth and great-nephew Richard Trembley.

Mildred was a homemaker with a great faith in God, and lovingly cared for her family through the years. She was a member of St. Archangel Michael Serbian Orthodox Church, Lansing, Ill. She had a great love for Chesterton. She visited her family here for many years until the time she went into a nursing home at 96 years old.

Visitation will be from from 11 a.m. - Noon, with a funeral service to follow at Noon on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at St. Archangel Michael Serbian Orthodox Church, in Lansing, Ill.


Posted 8/18/2008