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Priest Necrology January

      Deceased clergy who have served the Diocese of Gary.

January 1, 2007 - Deacon George Modrak, St. Andrew the Apostle, Merrillville

January 3, 1972 - Rev. Msgr. John A. Sullivan, Holy Angels, Gary (Retired)

January 4, 1968 - Rev. Msgr. H. James Conway, St. Luke, Gary (Retired)

January 4, 1969 - Rev. Richard R. Grunenburg, St. Anthony Hospital, Michigan City (Retired)

January 9, 1980 - Rev. Eugene C. Hoffman, Ss. Peter and Paul, Merrillville

January 9, 2010 - Rev. Msgr. Michael Tomaszewski (Retired)

January 11, 1967 - Rev. Ambrose E. Switzer, St. Joseph, Dyer

January 11, 1969 - Rev. George A. Masley (Retired)

January 12, 1970 - Rev. Henry J. Ameling, St. Luke, Gary

January 12, 1976 - Rev. Joseph A. Buczyna, Sacred Heart, LaPorte (Retired)

January 14, 1963 - Rev. George J. Naudzius (Retired)

January 14, 1969 - Rev. Msgr. Alvin J. Jasinski, St. Mark, Gary

January 16, 2004 - Deacon Joseph Kwitko, Blessed Sacrament, Gary

January 19, 1984 - Rev. Ignatius C. Vichuras, St. Francis, East Chicago (Retired)

January 20, 2004 - Deacon Joseph Wilczynski, Nativity of Our Savior, Portage

January 20, 2007 - Rev. Jose Antonio Valtierra, St. Francis Xavier, Lake Station

January 23, 1977 - Rev. Anthony A. Balczun, St. Casimir, Hammond

January 25, 1958 - Rev. Joseph Judnic (Retired)


January 25, 2013 - Deacon John Rosco, St. Paul, Valparaiso (Retired)

January 29, 1971 - Rev. Edward M. Boney, St. Edward, Lowell (Retired)

January 30, 1967 - Rev. Joseph Zobel, St. Mary, Hammond (Retired)

January 30, 2001 - Rev. Clarence (Francis) Mazur, Our Lady of Lourdes Friary, Cedar Lake

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