The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Ewald Milisavljevich. Memory eternal.

Ewald Milisavljevich, age 72 of Merrillville, IN, passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2015.

He was born on March 27, 1943 in Bielefeld, Germany to the late Stanoje and Eleonore Milisavljevic. On November 26, 2014 Ewald celebrated his 50th year of membership with the Mason’s Lake Lodge #157 and he was also a PABG of Job’s Daughters Int. (44). Ewald was an avid car enthusiast and enjoyed going to local car shows. He will truly be missed by all who knew and loved him.

He leaves behind his loving wife of 48 years, Margene Milisavljevich; children: Eric (Linda) Milisavljevich, Diane (Jim) Goodman, Sarah (Mike) Kralj; brother: Jugoslav (Terry) Milisavljevich; brother-in-law: George Sladic; grandchildren: Emily, Matthew, Andrew, Sophia; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Milka Sladic.

Funeral services will take place on Friday, July 24, 2015 10:00am DIRECTLY at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church (9191 Mississippi St, Merrillville, IN 46410) V.Rev. Marko Matic officiating. Interment at Calumet Park Cemetery (Merrillville, IN).

Friends are invited to meet with the family on Thursday, July 23, 2015 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm at Rendina Funeral Home (5100 Cleveland St. Gary, IN) with a prayer service at 5:00pm and a masonic memorial service to follow.

A short visitation will also be held on Friday, July 24, 2015 at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church from 9:15am until the time of service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Lake Lodge 157.

For more information please call 219-980-1141.

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