• New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Carlos Garcia Cantu

    View Carlos Garcia Cantu South Bend  Carlos Garcia Cantu aka Uncle Charlie of South Bend, Indiana was born in Weslaco, Texas.   He was welcomed into the arms of Jesus surrounded by his family on Thursday. Surviving is his daughter, Cynthia (Ricardo) Heredia which he extremely loved and his granddaughters, Angelica and Brielle Heredia of Granger. Also surviving is his sister, Angelica (Dionicio) Zuniga of Donna, Texas; his brother, Ernesto (Rosie) Cantu of Alamo, Texas; along wi…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    John N. Botka

    View John N. Botka South Bend, Indiana John N. Botka, 89, of South Bend, passed away on Friday January 24, 2020 at Healthwin Specialized Care, South Bend. He was born on January 7, 1931, in South Bend, to the late Louis, Sr. and Hattie (Szymanowski) Botka. On April 28, 1956 he married Marilyn Bennett, who survives. Also surviving are his son, Keith (Lisa) Botka and his daughter, Kathleen “Kathy” Botka, both of South Bend; 5 grandchildren, Joseph Garwood, Hunter Botka, Cheyenne Botka, Ryan (Mi…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Rev. William J. Neidhart, C.S.C.

    View Rev. William J. Neidhart, C.S.C. Notre Dame, Indiana NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Rev. William J. Neidhart, C.S.C., 96, died on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at Holy Cross House, Notre Dame, Ind. Fr. Neidhart was born to Alois and Augusta Neidhart on January 3, 1924 in Fort Wayne, Ind. He attended St. Mary Grade School and Central Catholic High School, both in Fort Wayne. Upon graduation in 1941 he was too young for the draft so he worked a few jobs until he entered the Army Air Corps in 1943. He …

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Tammy Francesckina

    View Tammy Francesckina Tennessee On December 17 th, 2019 Tammy (Schoening) Francesckina was called to heaven.  Her loving husband, Mark Francesckina, and loving mother, Marilyn Schoening, were both at her side.  Tammy will always be remembered for her very big heart, loving spirit, and care for animals.  She was a plant manager in Clarksville TN, and everyone in the plant was also like one of her family.  She always stood up for what was right and supported everyone that …

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Stephen R. Pinter

    View Stephen R. Pinter South Bend, Indiana A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 24, 2020 in Corpus Christi Church.  A visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday in the South Bend funeral home, where a rosary will be prayed at 4:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 24, 2020 in Corpus Christi Church.  A visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday in the South….

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Richard M. Baker

    View Richard M. Baker New Carlisle, Indiana Richard M. Baker, 77, of New Carlisle, IN, passed away on Sunday, January 19, 2020 in Memorial Hospital, South Bend, IN.  He was born on July 15, 1942, in Huntington, IN, to the late Vernon and Louise (McKean) Baker Stauss.  On November 14, 1964 Richard married Barbara Lewis who survives. Richard is also survived by his daughter, Shelly (Shawn) Morris of Naples, FL; his son, Jeffery Baker of New Carlisle, IN; seven grandchildren, Shellbie …

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Judith A. Dyszkiewicz

    View Judith A. Dyszkiewicz Bedford, Texas formerly of South Bend, Indiana Arrangements are pending.   A Mass of Christian Burial will take place with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.  Times will be posted when confirmed. Arrangements are pending.   A Mass of Christian Burial will take place with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.  Times will be posted when confirmed. View   Send Flowers

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Sister Mary Edith (Daley) C.S.C.

    View Sister Mary Edith (Daley) C.S.C. Saint Mary’s, Notre Dame, Indiana Sister Mary Edith, CSC (Helen Teresa Daley) November 12, 1915—January 17, 2020   Entered the Sisters of the Holy Cross from Davenport, Iowa on August 1. 1937 Initial profession of vows on February 2, 1940   Sister Mary Edith Daley, Helen Teresa Daley, was born November 12, 1915, in Rock Island, Illinois, the daughter of Thomas Francis Daley, a wholesale grocer and Mary Margaret Eick, a homemaker.  Prior to …

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Henry J. “Hank” Chrobot

    View Henry J. “Hank” Chrobot South Bend, IN Henry J. “Hank” Chrobot, 87, of South Bend, IN, passed away at 12:15 a.m. Wednesday, January 15, 2020 in his home. He was born on April 7, 1932 to the late Henry A. and Marie (Wroblewski) Chrobot in South Bend, IN, where he has lived most of his life.  Along with his parents; he was preceded in death by his sister, Joan (and husband Charles) Webber; and his brother, Rev. Leonard Chrobot. Hank was an U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War, where he…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Rosemary M. Remble

    View Rosemary M. Remble Bluffton, South Carolina Rosemary M. Remble, age 94 died peacefully at Coastal  Carolina Hospital on January 9th, 2020.  Rosemary was a resident of Hampton Lake in Bluffton, South Carolina.  She was born in South Bend Indiana on May 11, 1925 to Joseph E. and Mary H. Molnar.  On January 3rd, 1942 she married Richard E. Remble who preceded her in death.  She was also preceded in death by her parents, Joseph E. and Mary H. Molnar; a sister, Joann …

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Harold Dean Benninghoff

    View Harold Dean Benninghoff South Bend, Indiana Harold Dean Benninghoff died Sunday, January 12, 2020 at the age of 95.  Dean, as he was known to his family and friends, was born the last of 10 children, at home in Hamlet, Ind., on Dec. 20, 1924, to the late George and Mary Benninghoff.  He was preceded in death by all his siblings and his much-loved wife, Amelia. His youth, spent on the family farm in Hamlet, was filled with hard times, as well as happy times, working the farm for…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Helen T. Potthast

    View Helen T. Potthast South Bend, Indiana Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, January 18, 2020 in the Kaniewski Funeral  Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend, Indiana.  A visitation will take place from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home.  Private burial will take place in Highland Cemetery. Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, January 18, 2020 in the Kaniewski Funeral  Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend, Indiana….

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    William H. Voit

    View William H. Voit South Bend, Indiana William Henry Voit passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019. Bill was born Dec. 2, 1946, to Frank and Kathleen (Weed) Voit. He attended Benton Harbor High School. Bill was a U.S. Navy veteran. He got his master’s from Sienna Heights. Bill worked for AEP/I&M for 44 years in Bridgman, Benton Harbor and South Bend, helping to keep power to Berrien County. On March 7, 1998, he married Diane (Kolesar) in Stevensville. He loved fishing, reading h…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Elige Newson

    View Elige Newson Fairhaven, Massachusetts, formerly of South Bend, Indiana Elige Newson, 95, of Fairhaven, Massachusetts, formerly South Bend, Indiana passed away at 3:35 a.m. Wednesday, January 1, 2020, in the Sacred Heart Home, New Bedford, Massachusetts.  Elige was born on October 25, 1924 in Kewanne, Missouri to Ivery and Mozella (Wade) Newson.  He had been employed as a Truck Driver for Great Northern District for 23 years and had been a Supervisor for Allied Cleaning Service …

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Barbara A. Valentine

    View Barbara A. Valentine New Carlisle Barbara A. Valentine, 76, died Sunday. Visitation 5-7 pm EST Thursday at Kaniewski Funeral Home, New Carlisle. Funeral Mass 1 pm EST Friday at St. John Kanty Church, burial to follow in New Carlisle Cemetery.  To send online condolences, please visit www.kaniewski.com.     Barbara A. Valentine, 76, died Sunday. Visitation 5-7 pm EST Thursday at Kaniewski Funeral Home, New Carlisle. Funeral Mass 1 pm EST Friday at St. John Kanty Church, bur…

  • New Carlisle,  South Bend

    Sister M. Lourdes (Anna May) Kelly, C.S.C.

    View Sister M. Lourdes (Anna May) Kelly, C.S.C. Saint Mary’s, Notre Dame, Indiana Entered the Sisters of the Holy Cross from Dublin, Ireland on December 7, 1935 Initial Profession of Vows on August 15, 1938 It is usually a high compliment when a person is described as someone who had such personality that she could stop traffic.  Not in the case of Sister Mary Lourdes.  Her independence and determination caused concern.  Well into her nineties, Sister’s daily prayer included a …