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Judith M. Guriel dies at age 77

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Judith M. Guriel, age 77 of Chesterton, passed away on Monday, October 20, 2014, at Porter Regional Hospital.

She was born on July 17, 1937 in LaPorte, IN to Edward and Eleanor Jachim-Rozhon, both of whom preceded her in death.

On November 25, 1960, she married Paul Guriel, who preceded her in death in June of 1983.

Judy is survived by her daughter, Lisa Tucker of Chesterton; grandchildren: Stephen (Shelby) Evener of Franklin, IN, Anthony Dooley of Indianapolis, IN and Molly Tucker of Chesterton. Also surviving are her siblings: Phil (Rosemary) Rozhon of Valparaiso, Richard (Carolyn) Rozhon of Valparaiso and Nancy (William) Lynch of Portage, along with several nieces and nephews.

Judy was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, where she also served as an organist for many years. She was also an organist for St. Mary in Miller and St. Anne of the Dunes in Beverly Shores. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, music and gardening.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 12 p.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 640 N Calumet Rd, Chesterton with Father James Meade and Father Jerry Schweitzer officiating. A private family burial will be held at St. Jacob Catholic Cemetery, North Judson.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 23, 2014, from 4 until 8 p.m. at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd St., Chesterton, IN. A prayer service will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Memorial donations may be given to the America Heart Association, 208 S LaSalle St., Ste. 1500, Chicago, IL, 60604.


Posted 10/22/2014