Daniel Louis Niepokoj, age 58, passed away September 4, 2012 at his home in
Arlington Heights, Ill.
He was born September 17, 1953 in Gary, Ind.
Daniel is survived by his mother, Bernice Niepokoj of Chesterton, Ind.;
daughter, Amy (Eric) Janousek of Omaha, Neb.; son, Brian Niepokoj (Amanda
Hall) of Omaha, Neb.; siblings, Bruce (Carol) Niepokoj of Porter, Ind.,
Steve Niepokoj of Porter, Ind., Laurie (Ernie) Crownover of Porter, Ind. and
Tom (Julie) Niepokoj of Naperville, Ill.; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Chester J. Niepokoj; and
grandparents, Zophia and Louis Gonsiorowski and Stanley and Zofia Niepokoj.
Daniel grew up in Chesterton and graduated from Chesterton High School in
1971. He also attended Indiana University, graduating in 1975 with a
Bachelorís Degree in Business Management. After his education, Daniel lived
many places including, Zionsville, Ind., Des Moines, Iowa, Detroit, Mich.
and primarily Omaha, Neb.
He currently worked as a Trucking Sales Manager for Northwest Freightliner
of Palatine, Ill.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2012, at 10:00 a.m.,
at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind. with Father
Lawrence Heeg officiating. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Friday, September 7, 2012 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
at the funeral home.
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