Frank HeridiaDecember 9, 1924 - September 19, 2010
Visitation: Calumet Park Funeral Chapel 4:00 - 8:00 PM
Visitation Date: 2010-09-23
Service: St. Francis Xavier Church 10:00 AM Mass
Service Date: 2010-09-24
Cemetery: Calumet Park Cemetery
Obituary: Frank Heridia age 85, passed away Sunday, September 19, 2010.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Bertha; children, Michael Heridia of PA, Cheryl Dishart of WA, Mona (Pete) Casoro of MI and David Heridia of IN; 5 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; siblings, Manuel Heridia of Hobart, Anita (Antonio) Morones of Mexico, Angela (William) Torres of Portage, Gloria Nedoff of Portage, Raymond (Beverly) Torres of Lake Station and Mary Varilla of Hobart and a host of relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Heridia and Maria Torres; and son, Frank Heridia, Jr.
Frank proudly served his country as a paratrooper 82nd Airborn in the US Army during WWII serving in the Battle of the Bulge. He retired from Modular, formerly Gary Screw & Bolt with 36 years of service and was a member of St. Francis Xavier Church in Lake Station.
He will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 24, 2010 10:00 AM directly at St. Francis Xavier Church, 2447 Putnam Street, Lake Station, IN with Rev. Eduardo Malagon officiating.
Interment to follow at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville.
Friends are invited to meet with the family on Thursday, September 23, 2010 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel 7535 Taft Street, Merrillville, IN.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the family would be sincerely appreciated.
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