In memory of
Metodia G. "Mende" Tanchevski
METODIA "MENDE" G. TANCHEVSKI CROWN POINT, IN Metodia "Mende" G. Tanchevski Mende Tanchevski, age 74 of Crown Point, passed away peacefully, April 13, 2017. He was born in Ljubojno, Macedonia on February 10, 1943 to George and Stojna. He is survived by the love of his life, Lepa (Popovich) Tanchevski. Married for 45-years, their blessed union produced two loving daughters, Melissa (Tony) Zezovski and Michelle (Zoran) Toseski. Five precious grandchildren that he loved and adored dearly, Hunter, Taylor and Jacob Zezovski, and Ava and Simona Toseski. One brother Josif (Draga) and sister Olga (late Tome) Spacevski. Loving mother- in-law Luba "Baba" Popovich and brother-in- law Tom Popovich, plus numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends in Macedonia, USA and Canada. Preceded in death by his parents George and Stojna, precious baby granddaughter Bianca Angel Toseski, sister Luba and brother-in- law Krste Kotevski, brother in-law Tome Spacevski and father-in-law Vukasin "Vule" Popovich. Mende served in the Army for the former Yugoslavia prior to coming to the USA at the age of 25, while first settling in Chicago, IL. Later marrying Lepa in 1971. He loved the outdoors, fishing and enjoyed tending to his garden. His love for Ljubojno was always in his heart but most of all he treasured his precious grandchildren that he cherished dearly. Visitation will be Wednesday April 19, 2017 from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Calumet Park Funeral Chapel , 7535 Taft St, Merrillville. A Pomen service will be held at 7:00 p.m. with V. Rev Tome Stamatov and Rev Georgij Gligorov officiating. Funeral Services will be Thursday directly at 10:00 a.m. at S.S. Peter & Paul Macedonian Orthodox Cathedral, 9660 Broadway, Crown Point, IN. Interment Calumet Park Cemetery. For further information please call Calumet Park Funeral Chapel (219) 736-5840 or: mycalumetpark.com
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