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Service set for Carol Gustafson

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Carol Ann Gustafson of Chesterton passed away Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010 at Porter Hospital Valparaiso Campus surrounded by her loving family. She was 73.

She was born on August 8, 1937 in Michigan City to Edgar Fredrick Ahrendt and Evelyn Bernice Campbell-Ahrendt, both whom preceded her in death. On June 11, 1955, she married Carrol “Gus” Gustafson, who survives in Chesterton. She is also survived by sons Greg Gustafson (Hilda Lim) of Chesterton/Singapore and Brian Gustafson (former wife Suzie) of Porter; daughter Suzy Diaz (Ralph) of Lakes Of The Four Seasons; grandchildren Eric, Nicholas (Meghan), Brian Jr., David and Danielle; an aunt, Joan; and many cousins.

Carol was a member of the Augsburg Evangelical Lutheran Church, an Altar Guild member and a member of the Chesterton Woman’s Club. She was a loving, caring wife, mother, grandmother and a dear friend to many.

The funeral service will be on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Erik Bernth officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd Street, Chesterton. Cremation will follow. Private burial in the Augsburg Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Augsburg Evangelical Lutheran Church in Carol’s name. For more information, call 926-1309.


Posted 11/30/2010