Alice Ann Szabo LaCluyse, passed away on July 9, 2019, at Community Heart and Vascular Hospital in Indianapolis. Alice was born on August 25, 1934, in South Bend, Ind. She graduated from St. Joseph’s High School in 1952. She married her lovely husband, Donald LaCluyse on June 1, 1957 in St. Stevens Catholic Church in South Bend, Ind. They met on a blind date arranged by Donald’s mother when they were juniors in high school. The have four children, Denise & (Rick) Gunning, Debiie & (Bryan) Ashburn, Doug & (Lynn) LaCluyse and D.J. & (Michelle) LaCluyse.
Living is her brother Alex Szabo, Jr. (South Bend). She was preceded in death by her sister Helen Orlowski (sister), Helen Smith (mother), Alex Szabo (falther) and Ceciel Smith (step-father). Alice loved her family including 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren. Her lake kids were very special to her and loved.
Don and Alice resided in Kokomo for 28 years. Alice retired from Hayne’s International and then resided on Nyona Lake. She was a member of The Daughters of Isabella with the Knights of Columbus and contributed to many successful events at the K.F.C.
Alice enjoyed gardening, sitting on the front porch, bird watching, drinking Miller Lite, playing lottery tickets and gambling. She will be very missed by all.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, August 3, from 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., at the Knights of Columbus at 1631 Foxfire Lane, Kokomo, IN.