Vidak Jurkovic, age 80. Late of St. John, Indiana formerly of Calumet City, Illinois and Zvirici, Croatia. Passed away December 26, 2018. Beloved husband of Zlata Jurkovic. Loving father of Iva, Ivan “John”, and the late Mirko (Angie) Jurkovic. Cherished grandfather of Savanna, Max, Luka, Nikola, Jacob, Grace, Mirko, Claire, and Samantha. Dearest great grandfather of Mason. Dear brother of Ruza and Luka and brother-in-law of Ivan, Mate, Ilija, Mirko and Stoja. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Preceded in death by siblings Mara, Ivan, Danica, and Mirko. Vidak was a longtime member of Sacred Heart Croatian Catholic Church. Visitation Friday, December 28, 2018 2-9 pm. Funeral Services Saturday, December 29, 2019 at 10:30 am at the Elmwood Funeral Chapel 11300 W. 97th LN. (1/2 block west of US 41/Wicker Ave. at 97th LN.) St. John. Entombment Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, Indiana.
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Renee Gold (Pietranczyk)
December 27, 2018 10:30 pm
The Barchi Family
December 27, 2018 11:33 pm
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A candle was lit by Sonja Tudor on December 27, 2018 7:43 pm
Vidak God Rest your soul. Prayers to Zlata and your family.
A candle was lit by Carole and Richard Clausen on December 28, 2018 10:04 am
What a wonderful friend and neighbor for 20 years . You and slata were very special. Those tomatoes that you left at the door were a treat.
A candle was lit by Marilyn Sarlo on December 30, 2018 2:51 pm
What a nice sentiment. Never saw this before. John, I am your friend as well as a listener, and anythie you need I am here buddy.
11300 W. 97th Lane
St. John, IN 46373
Friday, December 28, 2018 - 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm
Elmwood Funeral Chapel
11300 W. 97th LN.
St. John, Indiana 46373
Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 10:30 am
Calumet Park Cemetery