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Priest Necrology May

Deceased clergy who have served the Diocese of Gary.

May 2, 1967 Rev. Ladislaus S. Krause, Ss. Cyril and Methodius, North Judson
May 2, 1969 Rev. Charles J. Seeberger, All Saints, Hammond

May 6, 1962 Rev. Augustine C. Van Rie, St. Joseph, LaPorte
May 6, 1971 Rev. David E. Hauskins, St. Joseph, Hammond

May 9, 1960 Rev. John J. Lach, Immaculate Conception, Whiting

May 11, 1997 Rev. Louis B. Wozniak (Retired)

May 12, 1995 Deacon Richard Duszynski, St. Stanislaus, Michigan City

May 14, 1965 Rev. Msgr. Julian F. Doktor, St. Stanislaus, Michigan City

May 15, 1971 Rev. Msgr. Clement M. Mlinarovich, Assumption, East Chicago (Retired)

May 17, 1969 Rev. Eric A. Schaff, St. Anthony, Fish Lake

May 18, 1967 Rev. Henry A. Smartz, St. John Kanty, Rolling Prairie

May 19, 2012 Rev. Msgr. Ignatius Urbonas (Retired)

May 22, 1961 Rev. Joseph S. Martis, St. Casimir, Gary
May 22, 1988 Rev. Joseph Herod, Our Lady of Guadalupe, East Chicago (Retired)

May 23, 1965 Rev. John N. Chylewski, St. Adalbert, Whiting (Retired)

May 24, 1992 Deacon Joseph Rapal, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Hammond
May 24, 2002 Rev. Albert J. Zimmerman (Retired)

May 27, 1983 Rev. Mirko J. Godina, OFM CONV, St. Joseph the Worker, Gary

May 28, 1975 Rev. Clemens L. Koors, St. Francis Xavier, Lake Station
May 28, 2011 Rev. Richard Tlapa (Retired)

May 30, 1961 Rev. Cornelius P. Bergan, St. Bridget, Hobart
May 30, 2002 Rev. Msgr. Paul P. Bogovich, Holy Trinity (Croatian), East Chicago

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