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Melanie Lynn Cadle (nee Krucek), age 47, born and raised in the East Side and Hegewisch neighborhoods of Chicago, passed away peacefully at home in St. John, Indiana on September 18, 2018. Beloved mother of Cassidy, Kayla and Austin Cadle; beautiful stepdaughter of Helen Krucek; cherished sister of Robert II (Donna) Krucek, Samuel (Donna) Krucek, Jennifer (Ken) Ehlin, Rebecca (Mike) Bruno, Addam (Alaina) Krucek and Erin (Greg) Grant; loving aunt to many nieces and nephews; special niece to Sharol Gillette (late Sonny); fond niece and cousin to many. Preceded in death by her devoted grandmother, Mildred Golich; father, Robert Krucek I; mother, Janice Wesen; step-father, James Wesen; sister, Jeannine White; brother-in-law, Edward White I; and niece, Tiffanie Ehlin.
A service to celebrate and share in the memory of her precious life will be held Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 2 to 5 pm at Burdan Funeral Home 12901 Wicker Ave Cedar Lake.
Melanie enjoyed chatting with family, watching SVU, NCIS, Criminal Minds, Chicago Sports and especially Olympic Gymnastics. She was a wonderful caretaker of her favorite dog Chewy and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.