FROM THE NORTHWEST INDIANA TIMES, JUNE 19, 2011:
Stacey Lee Gospodarek (nee Welch), age 25 of Hobart, was called to be with the Lord after a courageous battle with cancer on June 15, 2011. She was a loving daughter, wife, granddaughter, sister, and friend. Stacey was a graduate of Hobart High School, class of 2004. She received her associate degree in Respiratory Therapy from IUN. Stacey worked as a Respiratory Therapist at Community Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents: Roscoe and Virginia Samples; paternal grandmother, Carol Welch; and paternal grandfather-in-law, Donald Gospodarek. Stacey is survived by her husband, Justin Gospodarek, whom she married on July 24, 2010; parents: John and Patty Welch, Jr.; paternal grandmother, Mary Smith; paternal grandfather, John Welch; sister, Kristy (Jason) Smith; parents-in-law: Joseph and Donna Gospodarek; brother-in-law: Kyle Gospodarek and his fiancee, Sarah Page; her dog, Leo; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral prayers will begin at Burns Funeral Home, 701 E. 7th St., Hobart on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at 9:15 a.m. proceeding to St. Bridget Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. with and Rev. Kevin McCarthy officiating. Interment at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Schererville. Friends are invited to meet with the family at Burns Funeral Home, Hobart on Monday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Contributions may be made to
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105. www.burnsfuneral.com
This information was obtained from: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/nwitimes/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=152039835.