Barbara Mae (Gapski) Zwickl

December 8, 1939 ~ November 19, 2021 (age 81)


Barbara Mae Zwickl, 81, passed away on Friday November 19, 2021, in Raclin House Center for Hospice Mishawaka.  Barbara was born in South Bend on December 8, 1939, to the late Larry E. and Sophie (Stajkowski) Gapski.  On September 6, 1958, Barbara married Phillip James Zwickl who survives.  Also surviving are her children, Phillip James (Michele) Zwickl Jr., Kevin Michael (Mary) Zwickl and Beth Ann Zwickl; grandchildren, Joseph Zwickl, Kathryn (Daniel) Florey, Madeline Zwickl, Taylor (Paul Harris) Zwickl and Brandon Zwickl; and 2 great grandchildren, Thora Florey and Athena Florey.


Barbara worked as a secretary/bookkeeper working for Dutron, Prudential Insurance, 100 Center, and for 40 years at Romy Hammes Inc. for Jerry Hammes where she was known in the business community as Barbara Zwickl from Jerry Hammes’ office.


Mass of Christian Burial for Barbara will be held at 11:30 AM Tuesday November 23rd  in St. Bavo Catholic Church in Mishawaka.  Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery Mishawaka. The Family will receive friends from 10:30 AM til 11:15 am in Hahn Funeral Home 505 W. 8th Street Mishawaka.

The Family requests in lieu of flowers that contributions be made to Center for Hospice Foundation 501 Comfort place Mishawaka, IN 46545 or to St. Bavo Catholic Church 511 W. 7th Street Mishawaka, IN 46544.


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November 23, 2021

10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Hahn Funeral Home
505 W 8th Street
Mishawaka, IN 46544

Mass of Christian Burial
November 23, 2021

11:30 AM to 12:15 AM
St Bavo Church

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