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Service set for Dolores Marie Eggers

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Dolores Marie Eggers, 74, of Valparaiso, passed away Monday, October 11, 2010 at the VNA Horton Hospice Center. She was 74.

She was born August 7, 1936 in Gary to Bernard and Marie “Katie” (Suarez) Fernandez. She became co-owner of Maritime Services, a marine cargo surveying firm.

She is survived by children Denise Martine of Vermont, Lynne Tylka (husband Bob) of Jackson Township, Michael (Donna Andrick) Krayniak of Chicago, Michelle Acton (Philip) of Jackson Township, and Leslie Van Syoc of Valparaiso; six grandchildren Kristina, Matthew and Alex Underwood, Rosalena and Blake Van Syoc, and Nicholas Tylka; one great-granddaughter, Catalina Underwood; and dear family friend Jeanne Woods of Valparaiso.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson, Justin Tylka.

Funeral services will be Friday at 9:30 a.m. from the Moeller Funeral Home, 104 N. Roosevelt, Valparaiso to Sacred Heart Catholic Church for celebration of the funeral mass at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Jerry Schweitzer officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Moeller Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to VNA Hospice or the American Diabetes Association


Posted 10/12/2010