May 22, 1922August 21, 2012

BRUNO J. ROGALA HIGHLAND, IN Bruno J. Rogala, age 90 of Highland, IN, passed away August 21, 2012. He is survived by five daughters: Carole (Mike) Strange, Cynthia (Timm) Rucinski, Charlene (Ray) Sparks, Connie (Dave) Choate and Christine (Jeffery) Gardner; ten grandchildren: Denise Strange-Ince, Diane Strange- Hoogeveen, Dana Blizniak, Brandon Sparks, Andrew, Allen and Aaron Choate, Blake, Broderick, and Brock Gardner; three great-grandchildren: Lauren and Owen Hoogeveen, and Ian Ince; sister-in-law, Frieda Rogala; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his wife, Violet; granddaughter, Debbie Strange-Browne; three brothers: Walter, Stanley and Raymond Rogala; and two sisters: Sophie Ladowicz and Genevieve Rogala. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Directly at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 3025 Highway Ave., Highland, IN with Rev Edward Mozsur officiating. Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. (time of services) at Our lady of Grace Church. Mr. Rogala was a member of American Legion Post 369, a WW II navy veteran, and former member of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Deb's IBC foundation, P.O. Box 485 Schererville, IN 46375. Kuiper Funeral Home, Highland, IN entrusted with arrangements. 219-923- 7800.


  • Funeral Service Saturday, August 25, 2012
  • Visitation Saturday, August 25, 2012


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Cathy Pavlovich

August 26, 2012

You're all in my thoughts and prayers.

August 25, 2012

We express our sympathy to Charlene and your entire family.
Bernell and Sula Sampson

Emily Acevez

August 24, 2012

So sorry for your loss!!

August 23, 2012

sorry for your loss we knew bruno through connie/dave----wendel/paula shrum