Steve Cigan, 1938-2018

Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, LaPorte, is handling the arrangements for Steve T. Cigan, 79, of Walkerton, Indiana, who passed away Friday, October 5, 2018.

Steve was born October 15, 1938, in Chicago, Illinois, to the late Steve J. and Pauline (Bortas) Cigan.

Steve was a lifelong farmer, a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, and a member of the Allis-Chalmers Club, the Red Power International Tractor Club, and the American Legion. He served his country in the Army Reserves. Steve loved animals, had a wonderful sense of humor, liked people and going to auctions, and enjoyed listening to old-time country music by Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash.

Steve is survived by a sister, Mary Tobar of LaPorte, Indiana; a brother, Frank (Claudette) Cigan of Fish Lake, Indiana; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, October 11, at Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, LaPorte. A Parish Rosary will be recited at 4:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, October 12, at St. Peter Catholic Church, LaPorte. Reverend Ian Williams will officiate. Burial will follow in Pine Lake Cemetery, LaPorte.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Catholic Church, 1101 Michigan Ave., LaPorte, IN 46350, or the donor’s choice.

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