South Bend Tribune, Local Obituary; January
Mrs. Theresa Dukai. Mrs. Theresa Dukai,23109 Edison Rd., died at today in her residence after
an illness of four years. She came to South Bend from Hungary
where she was born Oct. 15, 1884. She had lived here 56 years.
She was married Jan. 27, 1903, in South Bend, to Joseph Dukai,
who preceded her in death. Surviving are a daughter, Miss
Gizella; and a son, Alex, both at home; four daughters, Mrs.
Edward Johnson, Mrs. George Kovatch, Mrs. Joseph Horvath,
and Mrs. Casimer Duszynski; and six grandchildren and four
great-grandchildren, all of South Bend. The body was taken to the
Nemeth Funeral Home.
South Bend Tribune, Funeral Notes; January
DUKAI Funeral services for Mrs.
Theresa Dukai, 23109 Edison Rd., who died Tuesday, will be held
at Friday at St. Stephens Catholic Church. Rev.
George Fegyverneki, assistant pastor, will officiate and burial
will be in CedarGroveCemetery. Friends may call after
today in the Nemeth Funeral Home where the rosary will be recited
at today. Pallbearers will be Joseph Nemeth, Louis Meykel,
John and Louis Balka, Frank Barczykowski and George
Editorial note:A son, Joseph Dukai
(not mentioned in the obituary), preceded Theresa in death.
Theresa was born in Kapuvar, Sopron, Hungary as daughter to Paul
Horvath and Catherine Pongracz (confirmed by marriage records at
St. Stephen Church).