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Obituary: George F. Hiskes Sr.

May 24, 1936 – June 12, 2023

Obituary George Hiskes

George F. Hiskes, Sr., age 87, of Munster, IN, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 12, 2023. Beloved husband of the late Audrey Mae Hiskes, nee DeHorn. Loving father of George (Elaine) Hiskes Jr., Jayne (Andrew) Griffin, and Mark (Carol) Hiskes. Cherished grandfather of 9; great-grandfather of 15: Dear brother of Doris (Donald) Koopman, Evelyn (late Ross) Smith, Anjean (LeRoy) Stegink, and Maria (James) Vanden Bosch. Kind uncle of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents Frank and Bernidean Hiskes. George was loved by many and will be dearly missed.

Visitation Saturday, June 17, 2023, from 12:00 P.M. until the time of the funeral service at 4:00 P.M. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane (Rt.30/Pleasant Springs Ln.) Dyer, IN, with services conducted by Rev. Jim Hollendoner. Memorial contributions may be given to Illiana Christian High School (

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