Rene A. Jaime, age 58, formerly of East Chicago, IN passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020. He is survived by his son, Alvino (Lesley) Jaime; daughter, Nicole (John) Antecki; 10 grandchildren: Delilah, Mya, Dallas, Jordan, Jayna, Alex, Elly, Bannon, Layla and Nina; sister, Rosa (Keith) White; nephew, Bobby (Angel) Jaime; niece, Aime (Kase) DeWitt. Preceded in death by his parents, Roberto and Maria Jaime; brother, Roberto Jaime.
A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 11:30 am at St. Francis Xavier Church, 2447 Putnam Street, Lake Station, IN with Rev. David Kime officiating.
Rene was a U.S. Marine Corp Veteran. In High School he was known as a legend in the neighborhood. He was a hardworking Steelworker who was known as a tough guy, an excellent heavy machinery and car mechanic, and he liked making a variety of things. Rene was also a very generous person and a father figure (especially to the kids in the neighborhood) and a magnificent story teller. To share an online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com
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