Monthly Archives: May 2016

31 May, 2016

Rose Mary (Polizzotto) Vrtikapa – Memory Eternal ✝ Vjecnaja Pamjat

The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Rose Mary Vrtikapa. Memory eternal. Rose Mary (Polizzotto) Vrtikapa (November 15, 1925 - May 27, 2016), age 90, of Merrillville, IN passed away Friday, May 27th 2016. She was preceded in death by her parents, Emanuele and

31 May, 2016

Summer Camp at St. Sava registration still open; deadline Wednesday, June 1

Registration for Summer Camp 2016 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana is still open and the registration deadline is Wednesday, June 1 so now is a great time to download the registration form and get it submitted before it is too late. The summer day camp will take place Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

29 May, 2016

Father Marko of St. Sava offers Memorial Blessings at Calumet Park & Oak Hill Cemetery – Monday, May 30

With Memorial Day approaching, let us remember all of the departed from this life, their names and their deeds, and let us rededicate ourselves to work for peace and good will and love among all people. Beginning Monday, May 30 at 9:00 a.m. Father Marko Matic will be at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville, Indiana

28 May, 2016

Update: St. Sava’s Sasha Stefanovic named Post-Tribune’s Athlete of the Year

With your help voting this past week in the Post-Tribune online poll Sasha Stefanovic has been named the Post-Tribune Community Choice Athlete of the Year for 2016. Sasha will be featured in Suburban Tribune printed editions next week. Sasha Stefanovic proudly wears number 33 for Crown Point. He was the April winner of the Post-Tribune's Community

27 May, 2016

Memorial Day Blessings at Calumet Park Cemetery, Oak Hill Cemetery – Monday, May 30

With Memorial Day approaching, let us remember all of the departed from this life, their names and their deeds, and let us rededicate ourselves to work for peace and good will and love among all people. Beginning Monday, May 30 at 9:00 a.m. Father Marko Matic will be at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville, Indiana

25 May, 2016

Summer Camp 2016 at St. Sava Merrillville – Registration Deadline June 1

The registration deadline for Summer Camp 2016 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in Merrillville, Indiana will be June 1 so now is a great time to download the registration form and get it submitted before it is too late. The summer day camp will take place Monday, Wednesday, and Friday beginning the week of June

24 May, 2016

Senior Luncheon at St. Sava in Merrillville – Thursday, May 26

Please attend the Senior Luncheon beginning at Noon, Thursday, May 26 in the South Wing Social Center at St. Sava Church in Merrillville, IN. The Senior Luncheon is hosted by Kolo and everyone is invited to attend, especially our seniors! You’ll enjoy a delicious meal prepared by Kolo members and see what else they have in store

23 May, 2016

Pick-up Serb Fest 2016 Cash Raffle Tickets before first “Early Bird Drawing” – Sunday, Jun. 5

The first of two “Early Bird Drawings” for the Serb Fest Annual Cash Raffle will take place June 5, 2016 with the winner taking home $1,000. This first “Early Bird Drawing” will take place at 1:00 p.m. in the South Wing of St. Sava Church. You can call ahead to the Church Office at 219-736-9191

21 May, 2016

Vote for St. Sava’s Sasha Stefanovic – Athlete of the Year

Sasha Stefanovic proudly wears number 33 for Crown Point. He was the April winner of the Post-Tribune's Community Choice Athlete of the Month and is now among an elite group of region athletes that are in the running to be named the Post Tribune's Community Choice Athlete of the Year - your vote can count!

12 May, 2016

Jerry Dusich – Memory Eternal ✝ Vjecnaja Pamjat

The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Jerry Dusich. Memory eternal. Jerry Dusich (January 30, 1919 - May 7, 2016), age 97 of Crown Point passed away on May 7, 2016. Jerry was a life long member of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church and member