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Jeffery John Jankiewicz

October 7, 1942 ~ May 1, 2021 (age 78)

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Obituary

Jeffery J. Jankiewicz age 78, passed away peacefully on May 1, 2021 after a long battle with Parkinson disease.  Born in Hammond, IN and  raised in Hegewisch, IL., and a long time resident of Hebron, IN. 

Jeff was preceded in death by his sister Ilona Izzi and her husband John.  

He is survived by his daughters Beth (Steve) Witczak, Audra (Jim) Kreger and son Mark (Kim).  Grandchildren Steven, Lauren, Emily, Justin, Paige, Lindsay and cousin Claudia (Ladd) Kulhanek. And also survived by his long time partner and caregiver Cynthia (Cindy) Mann.

He so loved his Rottweilers especially his best buddy Jada.

Jeff worked many years as an insurance adjuster.

Jeff was a 56 year member of Sports Car Club of America and active member of the Indiana Northwest Region.  He enjoyed road racing and once he hung up his helmet he became a race official.

Jeff will be laid to rest at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery as he served his country in the US Navy. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Donations can be made in his memory to Hospice of the Calumet Area or Northwest Indiana Parkinson Inc.

Arrangements entrusted to Castle Hill Funeral Home of Dyer, Indiana.

 

 

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Services

Interment Private

Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
20953 Hoff Road
Elwood, Illinois 60421

Family to do services at later date

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