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Gloria Jean (Kurowski) Bach

October 13, 1948 ~ January 4, 2018 (age 69)

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Gloria Jean Bach (nee Kurowski), age 69 of Goshen, IN formerly of Highland, IN passed away Thursday, January 4, 2018.  She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Cletus J. Bach, Sr.; 3 children: Cletus (Barbara) Bach, Jr., Robert (Melissa) Bach and Tammy (Jewan) Mendonca; 5 grandchildren: Rebecca, Matias, Michael, Christian and Carter; 4 great grandchildren; sister, Theresa Blankenship; numerous nieces and nephews.  Preceded in death by her parents, Irwin and Irene Kurowski.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 10:00 am at St. James the Less Church, 9640 Kennedy Avenue, Highland, IN with Rev. Keith Virus officiating.  Burial to follow at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville, IN.  Visitation at FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, IN will be from 4:00 to 8:00 pm on Monday, January 8, 2018 and from 9:30 am until time of Mass at the Church on Tuesday morning.  Prayer services 5:00 pm on Monday.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society or Goshen Home Care and Hospice would be appreciated.  To share a memory or send a permanent online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
130 Red Coach Road, Mishawaka IN 46545
Tel: 1-574-257-9789
Web: http://www.cancer.org/

Goshen Home Care and Hospice
200 High Park Avenue, Goshen IN 46526
Tel: 1-574-364-2700
Web: http://www.goshenhealth.com

 Service Information

January 8, 2018

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fife Funeral Home
4201 Indianapolis Blvd.
East Chicago, IN 46312

January 9, 2018

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
St. James the Less
9640 Kennedy Avenue
Highland, IN 46322

Mass of Christian Burial
January 9, 2018

10:00 AM
St. James the Less
9640 Kennedy Avenue
Highland, IN 46322

Interment following Mass
January 9, 2018

Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens
8178 Cline Avenue
Schererville, IN 46375

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