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John A Sukta

October 20, 1942 ~ May 26, 2021 (age 78)


John A. Sukta age 78 of Crown Point, formerly of Merrillville, passed away on Wednesday May 26, 2021.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years; Diana, son Joseph (Renee) Sukta, granddaughters; Hannah, Lexi, grandson Ryan, sister Barbara O’Donnell, brother-in-law Richard (Ruth) Ramsey, and numerous nieces and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his parents John and Lottie, son John Jr., and in-laws De and Maude Ramsey.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday May 29, 2021 at 10:00 AM DIRECTLY at St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Church located at 5920 Waite St. Merrillville, IN with Fr. Michael Maginot celebrating. Cremation will follow the service. 

Friends may meet with the family on Friday May 28th, 2021 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM at WHITE FUNERAL HOME located at 921 W. Glen Park Ave. (45th Ave.) Griffith.

John was an Army Veteran and a retired Firefighter with the City of East Chicago. He was a member of St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Church.

John was an avid bowler, fisherman, and woodworker. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He will be missed by all those who knew and loved him.

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May 28, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
White Funeral Home
921 W. Glen Park Avenue
Griffith, Indiana 46319

Funeral Service
May 29, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Church
5920 Waite Street
Merrillville, IN 46410

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