Gary Paul Link, 56, of Chesterton, died Sept. 1, 2010.
He was born October 22, 1953, in Valparaiso, the son of C. Herbert and A.
Jeanne (James) Link, who preceded him in death.
Surviving is a sister Jamie (Ron) Smoker of Chesterton; two brothers,
Herbert (Joyce) Link and Gregory (Jane) Link, both of Chesterton; a niece
Laurie (Tony) Politano of Valparaiso; three nephews, Terry (Angie) Dougherty
of Lake St. Louis, Mo., and Jacob (Joey) Link and Travis Link, both of
Chesterton; great nieces, Allie, Meghan, Lauren, and Maddie Dougherty, and
Chloe Link; and a great-nephew, Brandon Swann.
Gary graduated from Chesterton High School in 1971 and attended Indiana
University. He worked as a longshoreman at the Port of Indiana; Gary had
lived in West Palm Beach, Florida for 20 years. He was a bar manager of
Church & Harold’s in Palm Beach and owned CC’s Pet Care Services of Palm
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 4, at Bartholomew
Funeral Home. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso.
Visitation is scheduled from 10:00 a.m. Saturday until time of service.
In lieu of flowers, please give to the V.N.A. Hospice of Porter County or
the Porter County Cancer Society. To sign a guestbook for Gary, please visit