Irene M. Sondej March 11, 2013
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M. Sondej, 89, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013 at 11:30 AM
in Mason Health and Rehabilitation Center, Warsaw, Indiana.
Irene was born May 1, 1923 in Chicago,
Illinois to Joseph and Caroline Glab. She was a 1941 graduate
of Kelley High School, Chicago. She was first married to
Chester Brost and then to Henry Sondej.
She was employed with Conrad Hilton
for 4-5 years, Foothill Brothers and National Can - all of Chicago.
Irene loved going to the movies; her favorite movie was
The Godfather. She enjoyed meeting with friends and was
very active in her church - especially when she lived in Chicago
and was in good health.
Irene moved 10 years ago from Chicago
to Warsaw where she was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church,
Those who loved her most and who
will miss her greatly are her son: Chester C. "Casey"
Brost, Warsaw; daughter: Maria A. "Toni" Martinez,
Sunnyvale, California; step-son: Thomas Sondej, Burlington, Wisconsin;
7 Grandchildren: Chet Brost, Tony Brost, Kimberly Brost. Andrew
Brost, Chadwick Brost, Christina Ryan and Jacqualine Monteon;
10 Great Grandchildren: Caton, Izzy, Jonas, Jacob, Joey, Katelyn,
Breckan, Anthony, Camaron and Dominic.
Irene was preceded in death by
her husbands: Chester Brost and Henry Sondej; 3 brothers: Stanley,
Glab, Ted Glab and Steve Glab; and her sister: Angie Schantz.
Family and friends will gather
for a time of sharing and supporting each other Friday, March
15th from 10 AM to 12 Noon at Titus Funeral Home, Warsaw. A
Mass of Christian Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Catholic
Church with Father Phil DeVolder officiating. Burial will
take place in Graceland Cemetery, Claypool, Indiana.
The family has asked that gifts
in memory of Irene be given to Catholic Relief Services, PO Box
17090, Baltimore, Maryland 21203.
The staff of Titus Funeral Home
considers it a privilege to care for the family and friends of
Irene M. Sondej. (3-11-2013)
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