March 03, 1930 – February 15, 2019
information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
Ann Marie P. Koppitz age 88 of Merrillville, Indiana, formerly of Lansing, Illinois, passed away Friday, February 15, 2019.
She is the loving mother of Michelle Marie (Edward J. Lencioni) Koppitz. Ann Marie is a loving aunt to many nieces and nephews, fond godmother of Chris Sebenste and Linda Broomhead. Also surviving are many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and other members of her extended family.
Ann Marie was preceded in death by her beloved husband Milton “Uncle Milty” of 29 years, loving parents Charles “Chuck” and Marie Romano, and daughter Charlene Marie.
Funeral services for Ann Marie will be held Monday, February 18, 2019, at 12 noon, at the Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, Illinois, with Deacon Jim Renwick officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 9:00am until time of service.
Over the years, Ann Marie worked at Borden Dairy in Hammond, Indiana, Ford Motor Company, and Chicago Financial. Ann Marie was also Owner and Proprietor of Dog-N-Suds Drive In located in Schererville, Indiana. A cherished and loved resident of Spring Mill Health Campus, she was loved by many, and she will be truly missed.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations maybe made to Humane Indiana(formerly the Humane Society of the Calumet Area).