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Terry David Yaros service Tuesday

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Terry David Yaros, age 59 of Chesterton, Ind., passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013 in Michigan City, Ind.

He was born November 17, 1953 in Gary, Ind., to Steven James and Doris Wanda (Rogers) Yaros, both of whom preceded him in death.

Terry is survived by his brothers, Steven James (Polly) Yaros Jr. of Crystal Falls, Mich., Larry E. (Nancy) Yaros of Portage, Ind., and Duane J. (Janet) Yaros of Merrillville, Ind.; sister, Sandra Lee Angela (Merlon) Clayton of Chesterton; and loved his many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his sisters, Faye Ellen Milner and JoAnn McHone.

Terry was a lifelong area resident and a graduate of Merrillville High School. He was associated with Opportunity Enterprises. Terry attended St. Patrick Catholic Church and Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church and was associated with Father Blaney’s Share Foundation. He participated in the Special Olympics and earned many medals and honors.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 356 W. 700 N., Valparaiso, Ind. Burial will follow at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, Ind.

Visitation will be held Monday, April 1, 2013 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind., with a wake service at 7:00 p.m.

Memorials may be made to The Share Foundation or Opportunity Enterprises.

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Posted 3/29/2013