|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1952|
|Death: ||Feb. 3, 2012|
La Porte County
MARY E. (HAYNES) BERRY-KRCILEK, 59
August 18, 1952 - February 3, 2012
Mary E. Berry-Krcilek, 59, of LaPorte, died peacefully at 11:05 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2012, at her daughter's home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Aug. 18, 1952, in Truman, Arkansas, to Edward and Mary (Nichols) Haynes.
Mrs. Krcilek worked for Alpha Baking in LaPorte and most recently as a greeter at Wal-Mart in Michigan City. She was a member of Bible Baptist Church in New Buffalo, MI. Mary loved reading, going to the movies, and most importantly loved her family. She and her first husband, Jan K. Berry, were instrumental in changing the way people on home health care were treated and bringing home their daughter, Christine. Every year at Christmas, along with her grandchildren, she donated stuffed animals to children who were hospitalized. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother who will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
On July 24, 1999, in LaPorte, she married Don W. Krcilek, who survives.
Also surviving are her mother, Mary Haynes of New Buffalo, MI; two children, Michele (Robert) Hickman of Hamlet, IN, and Keith (Malinda) Berry of LaPorte; four grandchildren, Kyle and Alec Hickman and Haley and Faith Berry; two sisters, Linda (Al) Edington of Westland, MI, and Vicki (Steve) Hayward of Georgetown, IL; and two brothers, Bruce (Cindy) Haynes of Finley, OH, and Danny (Debbie) Haynes of Greer, SC.
She was preceded in death by her father; her first husband, Jan K. Berry; and her daughter, Christine Berry.
A funeral service celebrating her life will be held at noon EST on Wednesday, Feb. 8, at Bible Baptist Church, 7 East Clay St., New Buffalo, MI, with Pastor James Bouslog officiating. Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. LaPorte time on Tuesday, Feb. 7, at Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, LaPorte, and from 11 a.m. to noon EST at the church. Entombment will follow services in Swan Lake Cemetery, Michigan City, IN.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, 247 W. Johnson Rd., LaPorte, IN 46350.
Swan Lake Memorial Gardens
La Porte County
Created by: Linda Golda (Harness) To...
Record added: Feb 04, 2012
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