Carl S. Gorecki Jan. 31, 1934 - May 30, 2019

Carl S. Gorecki

Carl S. Gorecki, 85, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019.

Carl was born Jan. 31, 1934, in Chicago to Stephen and Josephine (Krzyzowska) Gorecki.

Carl retired as an Inspector with Joy Manufacturing in Michigan City after 30 years of service. He served his country as a Private First Class in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion Post 451 in Michigan City and Queen of All Saints Catholic Church in Michigan City.

On Nov. 30, 1957, Carl married Judith (Anders), who survives.

He also is survived by daughters, Kristine (David) Spehar of La PorteĀ and Karlyn (Donald) Heath of Michigan City; a son, Kraig (Diane) Gorecki of La Porte; a grandson, Brandon; great-grandchildren, Abigail, Dreyken and Eden; a sister, Regina (Tom) Beck of Wheatfield, Indiana; and a brother, Eugene (Linda) Kleca of Berthoud, Colorado. Carl was preceded by his parents; a son, Kevin in 1968; and a brother, Edward Kleca.

Private services and burial will take place. Rev. Jordan Fetcko will officiate.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, 1117 Indiana Ave., La Porte, Indiana.

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