|Birth: ||Jul. 15, 1939|
|Death: ||Aug. 27, 2012|
RUBY J. BERKOSKI (NEE MILLER)
Ruby, age 73, passed away on Monday, August 27, 2012 at Porter Regional Hospital. Ruby was born in Valparaiso, IN on July 15, 1939 to the late Hobert J. and Florence Rickhoff Hughes Miller. She was a lifelong resident of Valparaiso, a graduate of Wheeler High School Class of 1957, an active member of St. Paul Catholic Church and the Cursillos in Christianity, President of Smiles Unlimited Clown Ministry, and a volunteer for Birthright of Valparaiso, the Respect Life Committee, and the Valparaiso Police Department. Ruby is survived by daughters: Pat (Lewis) Tuttle, Diana White, Susan (Leo) Filtaeu; sons, Dave (Tiffanie), Dan (Kim), and Don (Miyuki) Berkoski; grandchildren: Brandy Tuttle, Jennifer (Kevin) Sanders, Christine (Matt) Maloy, Sabrina (Randy) Sloan, Andy Dawson, Daniel White, Jacob and Christian Filtaeu, and Amy, Julia, Alan, and Charlie Berkoski; loving great-grandchildren: brothers, William (Rosie), and Hobert (Elaine) Miller; numerous in-laws, nieces, and nephews. Preceded in death by husband, Donald E. Berkoski; sons: Michael and Robert Berkoski; sisters: Vivian (Mick) Walker and Carol (Chuck) Hartwell; and brother, Robert Miller.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. from Dykes Funeral Home, 2305 N. Campbell St., Valparaiso, IN to St. Paul Catholic Church, 1855 W. Harrison Blvd., Valparaiso, IN for a 10:00 a.m. Funeral Mass with Rev. Joseph Pawlowski officiating. Interment, St. Paul Cemetery, Valparaiso, IN. Friends may call on Friday, August 31, 2012 at the Dykes Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a 4:00 p.m. wake service. Memorials may be made to the family.
Arrangements by Dykes Funeral Home, Inc. (219) 462-3125.
Published in The Times from August 30 to August 31, 2012
Donald Berkoski (1938 - 2001)
Michael John Berkoski (1958 - 2011)*
Saint Pauls Cemetery
Created by: Jackie & Ralph
Record added: Aug 30, 2012
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