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Services Friday for Lucille Lou Frances Kieklak

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Lucille (Lou) Frances Kieklak (nee Zinram) was born into this world on July 7, 1937, and entered eternal life on May 5, 2019.

Lucille was married to James on June 10, 1961.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years and three daughters, Nancy Baadsgaard (Timothy) Mary Lynn Yocum (Scott) and Carol Martin (David) with seven grandchildren, Christine (Ian), Rebecca (Corey), Mathew (Ana), Nick, Maria, Natalie, and David and a very special cousin, Lou Mack.

She was preceded in death by her son, Joseph (one day old), her father, Herbert and her mother, Gertrude (Creadon) and her siblings, Arlene, Imelda, and Robert.

Lou loved her family first, then sports, especially major league baseball and national league football. Her special sport was golf. She and Jim golfed every chance they had, including vacations to other areas. She was a president of the Sand Creek Ladies Golf and in 1999 was the winner of the Sand Creek Ladies A Flight Gross Champion.

Please, no flowers. Donations in Louís name may be given to Catholic Charities, The Macular Degeneration Association or The American Diabetes Association would be appreciated.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019, at 10:30 a.m., at Saint Patrick Catholic Church, 638 N Calumet Rd., Chesterton, IN, with Fr. Jon Plavcan officiating.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 9, 2019, from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m., at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 S 2nd St., Chesterton, IN.

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Posted 5/7/2019




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