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Julia Ann (nee Bentley) Lelek

September 3, 1932 ~ January 5, 2020 (age 87)



Julia Ann Lelek 
East Chicago

Julia Ann Lelek age 87, passed away suddenly at her home Sunday, January 5, 2020.
She was the mother of Diane (Stanley) Gajewski, Charles (Lisa) Lelek and Patrick (Julie) Lelek.
She was the Domestic Engineer for Msgr. John J. Siekierski for 36 years, first at Blessed
Sacrament Parish, Gary, IN. for 13 years, and lastly at St. Stanislaus Parish, East Chicago, IN. for

23 years.

She was grandmother to 9, Kelly, Jennifer, Shelly, Adam, Katie, Chuckie, Juliann, Pat Ryan, and


She is also survived by 13 Great-Grands: C.J., Maddie, Lillie, Luke, Seth, Austin, Amelia, Elle,

Max, Adeline, Cameron, Anneliese, and Andrew.

She was preceded in death by her late husband Adam “Irish” Lelek, who passed away in 1978.

Also 3 brothers and 2 sisters.

A visitation will be held Thursday, January 9, 2020 from 2:00-6:00pm at The Acevez Funeral

Home, 4918 Magoun Ave., East Chicago, IN.

A Funeral Mass celebrating the life of Julia will be Friday, January 10, at 10:00am at St
Stanislaus Church, on the corners of 150 th St. and Magoun Ave. East Chicago with Msgr. John J.

Siekierski officiating.

A Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Portage, IN.

Please omit flowers.


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January 9, 2020

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Acevez Funeral Home
4918 Magoun Avenue
East Chicago, IN 46312

Closing Prayers
January 10, 2020

9:40 AM
Acevez Funeral Home
4918 Magoun Avenue
East Chicago, IN 46312

Funeral Mass
January 10, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Stanislaus Church
The corners of 150th and Magoun Avenue
East Chicago, IN 46312

January 10, 2020

12:00 PM
Calvary Cemetery
2701 Willowdale Road
Portage, IN 46368

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