Michael J. Kolic,
Jr., age 75 of Valparaiso, Ind., passed away, Sunday, March 23, 2014.
He was born August
24, 1938 in Gary, Ind., the son of Michael John and Anna (Mollick) Kolic,
His wife Darlene
Howe Kolic, his son Paul Michael, and his parents, preceded him in death.
Surviving are his
grandson Richard Kolic of South Haven, Ind., goddaughter Heather Calvin,
brother William (Cheryl) Kolic of North Judson, Ind., and sisters Alice
Taylor of Crown Point, Ind., Maryann Slont of Arizona, Fran (Karl) Nallenweg
of Chesterton, Ind., Rosalie (William) Cawley of Arizona, Barbara Cunningham
of Chesterton, Julie Decker of Dixon, Ca., and Patricia (Kenneth) Heying and
many cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was U.S. Navy
Veteran and a retired machinist for U.S. Steel. Michael was a member of the
American Legion Post #502 in South Haven and a Life member of the Chesterton
Moose Lodge #1623.
will be held Thursday, March 27, 2014, at 11:00 a.m., at Bartholomew Funeral
Home, 102 Monroe St., Valparaiso, with Rev. Joseph Pawlowski officiating.
Burial will be Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso.
Visitation will be
held Wednesday, March 26, from 4-8 p.m., at Bartholomew Funeral Home.