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Fabian J Horvath - Class Of 1969 VIEW PROFILE

Fabian J Horvath


Fabian J. Horvath

Jan. 5, 1951 - Jan. 1, 2013

SOUTH BEND - Fabian "Jr." Horvath, III, age 61, of South Bend, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, January 1, 2013, following an extended illness.

He was born on January 5, 1951 to Fabian J., Jr. and Rose (Horvath) Horvath in South Bend, Indiana, and was a lifelong resident. He was preceded in death by his father, Fabian J. Horvath, Jr.

Fabian graduated from LaSalle High School in 1969. He had worked as a Supervisor for the Indiana Toll Road for 13 years. On June 29, 1997, he married Victoria "Vicki" L. Palmer in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Fabian is survived by his loving wife, Vicki L. Horvath of South Bend, Indiana; his mother, Rose Siebreicht of South Bend, Indiana; two daughters, Tina Horvath of South Bend, Indiana & Michelle Johnson of South Bend, Indiana; one son, Scott (Melaney) Horvath of South Bend, Indiana; seven grandchildren, Joseph, Jason, Rosie, Jackson, Christina, Collin, and Danielle; one sister, Joyce Ann (Chuck) McCoy of South Bend, Indiana; and an aunt, Helen Gostola of Granger, Indiana.

Fabian was a U.S. Army veteran, where he served his country during the Vietnam Era. He was a trustee for many years at the F.O.E. #435 in South Bend, Indiana. Fabian enjoyed attending the Battle Creek Balloon Festival, where he was a photographer. He loved fishing, camping, and was an avid Notre Dame football fan.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Heartland Hospice and Fresenius Blackthorn Dialysis Center for the wonderful care which they provided for Fabian.

Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend, IN, where a funeral service will follow at 3:00 p.m. Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Horvath family to help defray medical expenses, c/o Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend, IN 46628. To send condolences, please visit

Published in South Bend Tribune on Jan. 4, 2013.


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