The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Danica Bayus. Memory eternal.
Danica Bayus, age 95 (January 25, 1921 – November 5, 2016) of Crown Point, IN, passed away peacefully on November 5, 2016.
She was a member of the St. Sava Serbian Church and a member of its Circle of Serbian Sisters. Danica dedicated many years of service to Mercy Hospital in Gary, IN and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart, IN.
She is preceded in death by her husband- Steve; sons-in-law Barry Lanis and Harvey Dubois. Danica is survived by two daughters- Donna (Roy) Wilson, Violet (John) Cochran (Bayus/ Lanis), and many loving nieces and nephews living in the U.S. and also in Serbia.
Friends may visit with Danica’s family Wednesday, November 9, 2016 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. with a Pomen Service at 7:00 p.m. at Burns Funeral Home 10101 Broadway, Crown Point, IN.
Funeral service will take place Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. directly at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church, 9191 Mississippi St., Merrillville, IN. Rev. Marko Matic officiating. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Crown Point, IN.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Sava Serbian Church or to the St. Anthony Hospice In-Patient Unit.