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Harry L. Dudeck, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1934
La Porte
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 2011
New Carlisle
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA

Harry L. Dudeck, Sr.
Dec. 14, 1934 - Dec. 24, 2011

NEW CARLISLE - Mr. Harry L. Dudeck, Sr., 77, of New Carlisle, passed away on December 24, 2011 at 7:21 A.M. at his home, after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born on December 14, 1934 in LaPorte to Claude and Lottie (Tuholski) Dudeck. He has lived in New Carlisle, IN his entire life. He was a member of St. John Kanty Catholic Church. On October 4, 1958 in LaPorte he married Joan K. Hubner who survives. He retired as a Journeyman Metal Pattern Maker from Peerless Pattern Works and owned his own business, "Harry Dudeck and Sons." Harry was a U.S. Army Reservist from 1957-1963, a New Carlisle High School graduate, a certified welder and blacksmith. He was an avid puller and club member of Elkhart County Gardner Tractor Pullers Association and the Northern Indiana Pullers. He leaves behind his wife Joan of New Carlisle; 1 daughter, Jennifer (Shawn) Estep of Three Oaks, MI; 3 sons, Harry L. (Nanette) Dudeck, Jr. of New Carlisle, Richard Dudeck of New Carlisle and Thomas (Vera) Dudeck of New Carlisle; 4 grandchildren, Angela Baker, Crystal Garriott, Scott Mackey & Stephani Dudeck; 2 great grandchildren, Bryce Baker & Alexa Baker; and several nieces and nephews. Harry is preceded by his parents. The Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 A.M. on Friday at St. John Kanty Catholic Church. The visitation will be on Thursday from 4-8 P.M. and Friday from 8:30-9:30 A.M. at the funeral home. The Rosary will be on Thursday at 4:30 P.M. (All times are LaPorte time.) The burial will be in St. John Kanty Catholic Cemetery, following the Mass. Memorial Contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , 262 Danny Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements by Essling Funeral Home.
Published in South Bend Tribune from December 27 to December 28, 2011 
Family links: 
  Claude Dudeck (1901 - 1974)
  Lottie Tuholski Dudeck (1905 - 1978)
Saint John Kanty Cemetery
Rolling Prairie
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
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Record added: Dec 28, 2011
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