Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 462-0535
 Kosanke Funeral Home
105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN  46347
(219) 766-2224
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309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN  46390
(219) 733-2313
Angelcrest Cemetery
Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 531-8690

Antoinette Maleck, 96, of San Pierre formerly of East Chicago passed away peacefully Sunday, March 24, 2018 at home with her family. She was born July 12, 1921 in East Chicago to Anthony & Victoria (nee Kudra) Zaleski. She was a lifelong cook that owned and managed the Calumet Restaurant in East Chicago for many years. She enjoyed socializing with family and friends and visiting casinos throughout her life.  In 1941, she married Ambrose Berendt who died in 1951. In 1959 she married Henry Maleck who died in 2000. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Ann Maleck in 2011 and three sisters, Jenny Klobuchar, Freda Gerbas & Michaelene Zaleski. She is survived by her daughters, Noreen (nee Berendt)(Ron) Owczarzak and Peggy (nee Maleck)(Walter) Block, grandchildren: Mark (Maria) Owczarzak, Greg (Michelle) Owczarzak, Amie (Eric) Harkness, Victoria Antoinette Block & Quintin Block, her sister, Delores Medwetz and brother, Tony Zaleski and eight great grandchildren: Emma, Anna & Julia Owczarzak, Andrew & Tyler Owczarzak, Haley, Joseph & Alexa Harkness.
A visitation will be held Wednesday, from 9 – 11 am at Kosanke Funeral Home, Kouts with funeral mass beginning at 11:30 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church and burial to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

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