Brooke Mieczenkowski, of Chesterton, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2013. She
was 23 years old.
She was born
October 25, 1989 in Valparaiso, the daughter of John Mieczenkowksi, Jr., who
survives in Valparaiso and Lori (Wilgus) Mieczenkowski, who survives in
She is also
survived by her paternal grandmother, Edith Mieczenkowski; aunts Barb
(Terry) Nowlin and Diane (Mike) Hall; uncles Steve Vitoux, Butch (Chris)
Wilgus and Damon (Debra) Wilgus and several cousins.
She was preceded
in death by her paternal grandfather, John Mieczenkowski, Sr. and maternal
grandparents, Dave and Audrey Wilgus.
Brooke worked as
a cashier and was a volunteer at the animal shelter. She loved animals,
especially her cat Felix and enjoyed movies, sweets, fishing and swimming.
be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 10 at Bartholomew Funeral Home, 102
Monroe St., Valparaiso. Funeral services, with Pastor Denny Smith
officiating, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Mar. 11 at Valley Baptist
Church, 255 Rigg Rd., Valparaiso. Burial will be in Angelcrest Cemetery,
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