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James Michael Hilbrich

February 13, 1926 January 19, 2019
James Michael Hilbrich
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Obituary for James Michael Hilbrich

James Michael Hilbrich, previously of Dyer, IN, age 92 passed away surrounded by family on January 19, 2019. He is survived by Mary (Scheidt), spouse and best friend of 70 years, their children Michael (Mary Ann), Patrick (Debra), Sally (Don), Chris (Jan), Peggy (Michael), Beth, Tim (Sue), 19 grandchildren, and 14 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son John.
Funeral services will be held directly at St Edwards, 216 S Nichols St in Lowell on Saturday, January 26, 2019 with visiting from 9:30 am until the time of mass at 10 am. Burial St. Michael Church Cemetery in Schererville. Friends may meet with the family on Friday at the Fagen-Miller Funeral Home, 8580 Wicker Ave in St John, from 3-8 pm.
James is a decorated WWII Veteran, having earned the Bronze Star. He is a highly respected historian of both the Lake County area and the Hilbrich family lineage. He served on the Dyer Fire Department for 25 years, was a Nipsco employee of 37 years, served as President of the Dyer Town Board, on the Dyer Planning Commission and Water Commission. He was a Dyer Little League coach as well as a member of Knights of Columbus. He also is a life long, very active member of the Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, donations to the family to go toward the James Hilbrich Memorial would be appreciated.


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Visitation

Friday

25

Jan

3:00 PM 1/25/2019 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/25/2019 8:00:00 PM
Fagen Miller Funeral Homes - St. John

8580 Wicker Avenue
St. John, IN 46373

Fagen Miller Funeral Homes - St. John
8580 Wicker Avenue St. John 46373 IN
United States

Visitation

Saturday

26

Jan

9:30 AM 1/26/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:00 AM 1/26/2019 10:00:00 AM
St Edward Church

216 S Nichols Street
Lowell, Indiana 46356

St Edward Church
216 S Nichols Street Lowell 46356 Indiana
United States

funeral mass

Saturday

26

Jan

10:00 AM 1/26/2019 10:00:00 AM
St Edward Church

216 S Nichols Street
Lowell, Indiana 46356

St Edward Church
216 S Nichols Street Lowell 46356 Indiana
United States
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