William John Sipich
Sr. (Bill), age 68 of Porter, IN, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2016.
He was born on
March 15, 1947, in Gary, IN, to Donald and Ruth (Switzer) Sipich, who
preceded him in death.
Bill is survived by
his wife of 46 years, Pamela (Hamilton) Sipich of Porter, IN; son, William
Sipich Jr. of Michigan City, IN; daughter, Michele Sipich of Arizona;
sisters, Linda (Dominic) DiCesare of Albion, IN, and Peggy Farr of Kokomo,
IN; grandchildren, Damon Sipich, Raina Bellow, Syrena Chontos and Trinyti
Sipich; many extended family members and numerous friends.
Bill worked as a
senior engineer in the Hotmill Technology Department. He retired from
Arcelor Mittal after working over 39 years. He studied at Purdue University
for Electrical Engineering and received his Masters at Indiana Wesleyan. He
enjoyed wood working and loved to go fishing.
A Celebration of
Life will be held Wednesday, February 10, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. at Edmonds and
Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.
visitation with the family will be held from 2:00 p.m. until the time of
service at 4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Billís
may be left for the family at