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Services Monday for Teressa Joan Hroma, 97

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Teressa Joan Hroma, age 97 of Chesterton, passed away on October 23, 2015, at Chesterton Manor.

She was born on April 8, 1918, in North Bessmer, PA, to Matthew and Helen Molchan, both of whom preceded her in death.

Teressa is survived by her daughter Joan (Edwin) Fortin of Las Vegas, grandsons Kevin of Florida, Michael of Las Vegas and Kyle of New Jersey; and great-grandson, Nolan of New Jersey.

She is also survived by her son, Robert (Peggy) Hroma of Georgia, granddaughter Laura Wills of Florida, grandson Johnathan Hroma of Georgia and great-great grandchildren Melissa of Florida, Dakota and Zachary of Georgia.

Also surviving, her daughter, Andrea Coombs of Nevada, grandsons Gerry (Desiree), Todd, Robert (Vicky) of Illinois; great-grandchildren Ashley, Nevada, Michael, Miranda, Peyton, Devin, Sophia, Evan and Tiffany of Illinois; great-great grandchildren Rebecca, Gabriel, and baby Tanner born October 27.

Her son Jeff (Kim) Hroma of Florida; grandchildren Andrea and Matthew of Florida, and great-grandchildren Emily and Sophia of Florida also survive, as well as her sisters-in-law Dorothy Wroblewski, of Westville, and Lorraine Hroma-Matuszak, of Porter.

Teressa is also preceded in death by her husband, Michael George, her brothers Albert, Joseph, Matthew, George and her grandson, Patrick Hroma.

Teressa was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, where she was in the Rosary Society. The family would like to express thanks to the staff at the Chesterton Manor.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, November 2, 2015, at 11 a.m., at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 638 N. Calumet Road, Chesterton with Father James Meade officiating. The family will receive friends on Monday from 9 a.m. until time of service at the church. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be given to St. Patrick Catholic Church in Chesterton.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at


Posted 10/30/2015





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