Milan Ristic

May 31, 2021

Milan Ristic, age 67 of Crown Point passed away Monday, May 31, 2021. Milan was a parishioner of St Elijah Serbian Orthodox Church. He was a long time employee of Dawn Foods, Inc, with several years of service.

He was preceded in death by his parents Zivorad and Desanka Ristic, and his beloved grandson Johnnie Ray Likes.

Milan is survived by his two children, Tomislav Ristic and Juliana (Shawn) Likes; four cherished grandchildren Nicholas Ristic, Milan, Angelia and Jakob Likes; former spouse Stamenka (Jasnic) Ristic; brother Zivadin (Nada) Ristic, nieces Olivera and Sladjana; and many other cousins, family members and friends both here and in Serbia.

Milan was an avid soccer player and participated in many leagues with over 30 teams in the Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland area. He was a genuine man, there was nothing he wouldn't do for his grandchildren and family whom he loved very much. He was a singer and sang everywhere he went. At every family function you could find Milan with a microphone in his hand and singing. He will be missed and fondly remembered. Vecnaja Pamjat.

Visitation will be held at St Elijah Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, 8700 Taft St, Merrillville Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 8:30 to 9:30 am with Funeral Services beginning at 930 am. V. Rev Aleksandar Novakovic officiating. Interment St Sava Holy Cross Cemetery. For further information please call David or Mileva at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel (219) 688-5311.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family forwarding them to his son Tomislav Ristic.

Visitation

Saturday, June 5th, 2021
8:30 - 9:30 AM
St. Elijah Serbian Orthodox Church

8700 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

Service

Saturday, June 5th, 2021
9:30 AM
St. Elijah Serbian Orthodox Church

8700 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP