Also, here is a story written by one of Luke's friends in Indiana. Very personal read. You can get it off this link.
Luke T. DeBold, age 29 of Dyer, passed away Thursday, April 29, 2010
after a courageous two year battle with cancer.
He is survived by his
parents: Thomas and Kay DeBold of Dyer; sister, Dawn DeBold of Dyer;
grandfather, Lawrence DeBold of East Chicago; and aunt, Jeanne (Robert)
Mis of Whiting. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 4, 2010
DIRECTLY at St. Joseph Church, Dyer, at 10:00 a.m. with a Mass of
Christian Burial. Rev. Terry Steffens officiating. Burial will follow at
St. John/St. Joseph Cemetery, Hammond.
Friends may call at the
Burns-Kish Funeral Home, 8415 Calumet Ave., Munster, In for visitation
on Monday, May 3, 2010 from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Prayer service at 7:00 p.m.
Luke was a lifelong resident of Dyer. He was a purchasing agent for
Praire Concrete Co. He was Valedictorian of Andrean High School Class of
1998 and member of Baseball Hall of Fame of Andrean High School.
was a 2002 graduate of the University of Miami Florida with a degree in
Business Management. He was a candidate for induction to the University
of Miami Baseball Hall of Fame. Luke was a member of Championship Team
in Baseball College World Series in 1999 and 2001.
He will be sadly missed by his family and friends. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.