Donald A. Eggert of Chesterton passed away on Friday, July 16, 2010. He was
Donald was born
May 13, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Howard Fred and Evelyn Rose (Oberacker)
Eggert. He was a retired professor from the University of Illinois at
Chicago where he taught paliobotany, botany and biology. He was a member of
the Paliobotanical Society.
He is survived
by his step-son, Ronald Ramos of Chesterton. He was preceded in death by his
There will be no
services locally. Burial will take place at Brooklyn Heights Cemetery in
Cleveland, Ohio with his family. Memorial donations for Donald may be made
to Ronald Ramos for a scholarship fund being set up for paliobotany in
Donald’s name. The Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
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