American Veteran 01

Robert J Stofcik

August 1, 1928 ~ December 6, 2021 (age 93)

Obituary

Robert J. Stofcik, age 93, of Highland passed away on Monday, December 6, 2021.  He is survived by his daughters Paula (Don) Banyai, Karen (Larry Zack) Stofcik and Sharon (Greg) Peterson; grandchildren Nicole (Josh Turcotte) Zack, Nicolas Peterson, and Ashley Peterson.  He is preceded in death by his wife Lillian Stofcik.

Visitation will be at Fagen-Miller Funeral Home 2828 Highway Ave., Highland, on Friday, December 10, 2021 from 3:00 - 8:00 with a prayer service at 6:00 p.m.  Funeral services will be on Saturday beginning with prayers at the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. followed by a 10:30 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Grace Church, Highland.  Interment at St.John St. Joseph Cemetery, Hammond.

Bob was born and raised in Whiting. After graduating from Hammond Tech High School in 1948, he enlisted in the Navy and was a Certified Diver on the U.S.S. Shenandoah during the Korean War. Bob had a career as a draftsman and tool and die designer.  Bob belonged to the American Legion Post 80 and was a Fourth Degree (Or Patriotic) member of the Knights of Columbus. After retiring he enjoyed over twenty-five years of working out at Fitness Pointe where he was known as “Navy Bob.” He loved his family and absolutely adored his grandchildren.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert J Stofcik, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Friday
December 10, 2021

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fagen-Miller Funeral Homes - Highland
2828 Highway Ave
Highland, IN 46322

Prayer Service
Friday
December 10, 2021

6:00 PM
Fagen-Miller Funeral Homes - Highland
2828 Highway Ave
Highland, IN 46322

Pre-Service Prayers
Saturday
December 11, 2021

10:00 AM
Fagen-Miller Funeral Homes - Highland
2828 Highway Ave
Highland, IN 46322

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday
December 11, 2021

10:30 AM
Our Lady of Grace Church, Highland

Interment
Saturday
December 11, 2021

St John St Joseph Cemetery
1547 - 167th Ave
Hammond, IN 46320

© 2022 Fagen-Miller Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy