Schepanek, 92, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, November 27,
2019 at 6:00 am in the home of her daughter and son-in-law Jennifer and Tim
A Mass of Christian
burial will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at St.
Stanislaus Catholic Church, 1506 Washington Street, Michigan City, Indiana,
with Rev. Walter Rakoczy officiating. Burial will follow in St. Stanislaus
Cemetery, Michigan City, Indiana.
Visitation will be
Monday from 4:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.
in the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City,
Indiana. The Rosary will be recited Monday at 4:00 p.m. in the Ott/Haverstock
She was born June
22, 1927, in Westville, Indiana, to the late Frank J. and Lucille (Swiniarski)
On August 16, 1947,
in Michigan City, Indiana, she married Joseph T. Schepanek, who preceded her
in death on July 17, 2004.
daughter, Jennifer (Timothy) Thoms of Michigan City, Indiana; two
granddaughters, Wendy (Chad Miller) Thoms of Warsaw, Indiana, and Adrienne
(Myles) Kuchik of Indianapolis, Indiana; great-grandson, Maxwell Kuchik and
great-granddaughter, Eloise Kuchik; two sisters, Delores Harris and Barbara
Schillke, both of Michigan City, Indiana, along with several nieces and
She was preceded in
death by her siblings: Jeanette Washluske, Frank J. Kaletha, Jr., Geraldine
Hickman, Virginia Barnes, Richard Kaletha, Donald Kaletha, Edward Kaletha,
Bernadine Gorski and Judy Kaletha.
Sis was a member of
St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, Michigan City, Indiana. She and her husband
Joe were very involved with the American Legion Skwiat Post 451, and both
enjoyed dancing. Sis was a seamstress, tailoring for many individuals in the
community. She enjoyed shopping and gardening, especially growing tomatoes.
Sis was a good friend and caregiver to many, along with spending time with
her granddaughters and great-grandchildren. The family wishes to give
special appreciation for the care shown to Sis from Dunes Hospice.
be made to: Share Foundation for the Handicapped, P.O. Box 400 Rolling
Prairie, IN 46371.
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