Louis G. Kresich, age 92 of East Chicago, IN passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Ann M. Kresich (nee Samanich); 2 daughters, Dianne Kresich and Eva (David) Zeidner; 3 grandsons: Jeff Semmens, Lucas Zeidner and Jacob Zeidner; 2 brothers, Frank (late Shirley) Kresich and Edward (late Jean) Kresich; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by brother, John Kresich.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 11:00 am at Holy Trinity Croatian Church, 4754 Carey Street, East Chicago, IN with Rev. Dennis Blaney officiating. Entombment to follow at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, IN. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until time of Mass at the Church on Thursday morning.
Louis retired from J & L Steel Company with over 30 years of service. He was a W.W.II U.S. Army Air Force Veteran and a member of the American Legion Allied Post #369. Louis was a lifelong member of the Croatian Fraternal Union and a lover of Croatian music and culture. In lieu of flowers, donations to Fr. Blaney’s Share Foundation would be appreciated. To share an online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com
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