Ilija Gasic, 68 of Schererville, IN. passed away on Friday, April 23, 2021. Ilija was born on February 10, 1953 in Bosansko Grahovo, Selo Peulje. He is preceded in death by his parents Milos and Andja Gasic; Sisters; Draginja, Stana, Jelka, and Brother Milan. He is survived by his loving wife Desanka, Daughter Vesna, and Son Milos, Sisters; Vesna, Grozda and Brother; Bosko. Numerous Nieces and Nephews in the United States, Canada, and Serbia. Ilija was a long time member of St. George Serbian Orthodox Church and a long time employee of the East Chicago School System. He will forever be remembered as a loving Husband, Father, and Friend. Funeral service for Ilija will take place on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 directly at the St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in Schererville, IN. at 11:00 a.m. Friends are invited to visit with Ilija’s family for visitation at Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. At rest, Calumet Park Cemetery. Covid 19 protocol is recommended.