The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

May 8, 2014

Infant Bennie Gatling Vadala


MISHAWAKA, Ind. — Bennie Gatling Vadala, infant son of Tony and Kerry Nugent Vadala of South Bend, Ind., passed peacefully on Saturday, May 3, 2014, in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka. He was born and met the arms of Jesus at 9:02 a.m.

Bennie is survived by his parents; two brothers, Hunter and Landon Vadala; two sisters, Ashley and Carissa Vadala; his maternal grandparents, Mark and Gloria Nugent, Transfer; paternal grandmother, Janice Vadala, Sharpsville; and many loving uncles, aunts and cousins.

His paternal grandfather, Benjamin Vadala, predeceased him.


Bennie Gatling, infant son of Tony and Kerry Nugent Vadala, South Bend, Ind.

Service: Celebration of life service at 6:30 p.m. Monday (5-12-14) in Grace Church, 52025 Gumwood Road, Granger, Ind. To send condolences to the family, please visit

Arrangements by McGANN HAY FUNERAL HOMES, 2313 E. Edison Road, South Bend.