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Services Tuesday for James 'Jim' Jarosak

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James “Jim” Jarosak, age 80 of Burns Harbor, passed away on November 9, 2018 at his home. He was born on December 22, 1937 in Gary, IN to Joseph and Anna Jarosak, both of whom preceded him in death.

On May 24, 1958 in Clinton, IN, he married Constance Bennett Jarosak, who survives in Burns Harbor.

He is also survived by his sons: James Jarosak of Elkhart, IN, Michael (Michelle) Jarosak of Burns Harbor, IN, Patrick (Ying) of Burns Harbor, IN, and Richard Jarosak of South Haven, IN; his grandchildren: Justin, Tabitha, Corey, Samantha, Natalie, Nathan, Dylan, Daniel, Tyler, Andrew, and Joseph; and great-grandchildren: Sage, Carlton, Ryker, and McKenna; and by his siblings: Ted Jarosak of Portage, IN, Paul (Ray) Jarosak of Dyer, IN, and Joan (John) of Hobart, IN.

He is also preceded in death by his son John Jarosak, in 1994, and by his siblings: Joe, Larry, Tom, and Mary.

Jim proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He worked as an Automation Electrician for Ford in Chicago Heights for many years. He loved using his metal detector, fishing, wine making, splitting wood, and playing Black Jack.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at 4 p.m., at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd Street, Chesterton, IN.

The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

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Posted 11/12/2018




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