Janis H. Kiff, 71, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at Miller Health and Rehab, La Porte.
Howard E. Gauger, age 84, was born Oct. 9, 1934, to Henry E. and Lois E. Gauger in Geneva, Illinois. Howard passed away peacefully surrounded by his family.
Randy M. “Bear” Mizia, 65 of La Porte, Indiana passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. Randy was born, Oct. 1, 1953, in La Porte, to Damian J. and Clara I. (Lisek) Mizia. He retired from La Porte High School as a Custodian and had previously been employed with the Federal-Mogul Corporation, Diet…
David Russell Bross, age 69, of Xenia, Ohio, and longtime resident of Chesterton, Indiana passed away on Friday, July 26, 2019. He was born on Feb. 7, 1950, in Michigan City, Indiana, to Russell and Sibyl (Edwards) Bross who preceded him in death.
David L. Manthey, 69, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at 11:13 a.m. in Franciscan Health - Michigan City, Michigan City, Indiana.
The Root Funeral Home of Michigan City would like to announce that Mr. Frank Rita, age 76, passed away at home in Michigan City on Sept. 9, 2019. Mr. Rita was born on Feb. 24, 1943, to his parents the late Francis and Marion Rita, in Chicago, Illinois.
Shirley Ann Bailey, age 53, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at La Porte Hospital.
Iris Dean Perkins, 92, of Hamlet, Indiana, passed away on Sept. 5, 2019, at Brentwood Assisted Living. Iris was born in Tompkinsville, Kentucky, on July 21, 1927, to Oscar and Irva Hall. Iris had four sisters and three brothers growing up.
Keith S. Rigterink, 76, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, at 6:25 a.m. in Franciscan Health - Michigan City, Michigan City, Indiana.
Celeste L. Powell, 91, of Michigan City passed away peacefully on Sept. 5, 2019, following a six-month-long illness at Golden LivingCenter Fountainview Terrace in La Porte.
Doug Maciejewski, age 66, died after a lengthy illness. He was living in Elkhart, Indiana, but his heart was always in Michigan City, Indiana, around Lake Michigan. He was married for over 30 years to his wife, Celine.
Chrissy L. Bentley, 29, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 at 12:05 p.m. in Fountainview Terrace Golden Living Centers, La Porte, Indiana.
Daniel Bertus Autrey, age 59, of La Porte passed away on Sept. 5, 2019. He was born in Rochester, Indiana, on Nov. 20, 1959, to Donald and Ruth Autrey. On Oct. 14, 1995, he married Sherre Cunningham, who survives.
Miriam Brua Wheatley, 98, formerly of Michigan City, passed away Aug. 16, 2019, at the The Springs of Vernon Hills, Illinois. She was born in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, on March 2, 1921, to the late Charles and Nellie (Burger) Brua.