Gadus, John A. Passed away on November 29, 2012. Late of Jacksonville, FL. Formerly of Schererville, IN, Calumet City and Hegewisch. Loving father of Thomas J., Timothy J., Katherine M., and Kevin M; fond grandfather of Brittany, Danielle, Austin, Taylor, and Rosa Bella; devoted son of the late Andrew and late Elizabeth Gadus; dear nephew of late Mary and late John Bednar; dear brother of Elizabeth (late Robert) Oberman, Catherine (late Don) Betkowski, Michael (late Therese), late Andrew, late Steve (late Elsie), late Walter (late Ella), and late Martin Gadus; many nieces and nephews. John was a US Army Veteran of Korean Conflict. John was a long time Barber who owned and operated barber shops in Riverdale and Hammond. Visitation Friday from 2:00-8:00PM at Elmwood Funeral Chapel 11300 W. 97th Lane (1/2 block west of US 41/Wicker Ave at 97th Street) St. John, IN (Robert Oberman and James Betkowski, Directors). Family and friends will meet directly at St. Victor's Church, Calumet City, IL Saturday, December 15, 2012 for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00AM. Entombment St. John Cemetery Mausoleum, Hammond, IN. (219) 365-3474. www.elmwoodchapel.com.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Dec. 13, 2012