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George Warholic, age 79, of Highland, Indiana, passed away on Friday, November 2, 2001. He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Violet; three children: Mark Warholic of Crown Point, Tammi (John) Phillips of Lansing, IL, and Kris (Michael) Elliott of Griffith; six grandchildren: Nicole Warholic, J. J. and Matthew Phillips, Douglas, Becky and Taylor Elliott; two step-grandchildren, Angie and Kent Elliott; one brother, John (Grace) Warholic of Cleveland, OH and one sister, Mary Gavlak of Madera, PA. Funeral services will be held Monday, November 5, 2001, at 9:30 a.m. from the Kuiper Funeral Home Chapel, Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Grace Church, Highland, Rev. Edward Moszur officiating. Burial, Catholic Cemeteries, Hammond, Indiana. Friends are invited to meet with the family Sunday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. at the Kuiper Funeral Hume, 9039 Kleinman Road (two blocks south of Ridge Road), Highland, IN. Mr. Warholic was it member of Our Lady of Grace Church of Highland; retired from LTV Steel after 37 years; Veteran of U.S. Marine Corps and member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Chicago Heights, IL. Prayer service Sunday at 6:30 p.m.