The Clergy, Executive Board, and Members of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church express condolences to the family of Nada Jankowski. Memory eternal.
Nada Jankowski, age 83 of Merrillville passed away peacefully, Friday, February 10, 2023. She was a lifelong member of St Sava Serbian Orthodox Church and its Ladies Auxiliary. Nada was preceded in death by her parents Marko and Kathryn; siblings Mitizi Labash and Marcus “Sonny” Rapo.
She is survived by her two loving children; Veronica (Bill) Mathews, and Mark (Heidi) Jankowski; 5 beloved grand-children, Kristen (Bryan) Vonasek, Lauren Mathews, Kyle Kabacinski, Mark & Jacob Jankowski; two cherished great- grandchildren, Emily and Lucy Vonasek; brother Lewis (Pat) Rapo; dearest cousins Jeannette Poulston, Jeannette & Pat Pamechena, Mabel Gemeinhart; sister-in-law Pat Rapo, brother-in-law Larry Labash; longtime friends Amy, Jackie, Rozanne, Pam and Jamie; and several other nieces and nephews and other relatives.
Nada loved her family immensely. Her grand-children and great-grandchildren were her pride and joy. She will be dearly missed. May her Memory be Eternal.
Visitation will take place Wednesday, February 15, 2023, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Calumet Park Funeral Chapel, 7535 Taft Street, Merrillville, with a Pomen Service beginning at 7:00 p.m. V. Rev. Marko Matic officiating.
Funeral Services will take place Thursday directly at 10:00 a.m. at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church, 919 Mississippi Street, Merrillville. Interment Calumet Park Cemetery. For further information please call Mileva or David at 219-736-5840