Lulu “Veda” Gikas, age 87, of Crown Point (LOFS), IN, passed away on Sunday, December 23, 2012,surrounded by 3 generations of her family. Lulu was a member of Faith Fellowship Church in Valparaiso. She was a long-time employee and part owner of Peacock Cleaners in Gary. Veda and Phil were married for 65 years and Veda spent the last 4 years caring for Phil. She is preceded in death by her parents, James and Mary Zervos and her son, George Gikas. Veda is survived by her husband, Philip G. Gikas of Crown Point; 2 sons, Theodore Gikas of LOFS, and Rick (Rhonda) Gikas of Valparaiso, IN; daughter, Phyllis (Scott) Aubrey of LOFS; 6 grandchildren, Jason (Christy) Gikas, Kristin, Christine & Nicole Gikas and Alexandra & Quentin Aubrey; sister, Frieda Zervos of Crown Point; brother, George Zervos of Crown Point, IN; daughter-in-law, Marlene Gikas of Crown Point, and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit with the family on Thursday, 12/27/ 2012 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Burns Funeral Home, 10101 Broadway, Crown Point, IN.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, 12/28/ 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Burns Funeral Home.
Rev. David Guess officiating. Interment at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens in Schererville, IN. www.burnsfuneral.com
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