Julia Ann Lelek
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
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.
A Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Portage, IN.
Please omit flowers.
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