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Services set for Mary Beth Severson, 48

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Mary Beth Severson, 48, of Westville, Indiana passed away Saturday, June 25, 2011 at her home.

She was born July 28, 1962 in Gary, Ind. to Charles and Dorothy (Palacz) Gans, both of whom preceded her in death.

On May 24, 1985 in Merrillville, Ind., she married Scott Severson who survives in Westville.

Also surviving are her sons, Eric (Jody) Severson of Portage and John Severson of Westville, her grandchildren Jeffrey and Jordyn, a brother Charles (Suzanne) Gans of Plano, Texas and her nephews Thomas and Christian Gans and her mother-in-law Yolanda Severson of Lowell, Ind.

Mary was an Auditor for the Department of Revenue for the State of Indiana for 22 years. She was a member of the Polish National Alliance, Madame Curie Circle.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Church, 204 N. Ohio St., Wanatah, Ind., at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday June 30, 2011 with Father Jerry Schweitzer officiating.

Burial will be in the Pinhook Cemetery, Laporte County.

The family will receive friends from 4:00-8:00 p.m., with a 4:00 p.m. Prayer Service on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at the White-Love Funeral Home 525 South 2nd St. Chesterton.

Gather directly at the Church on Thursday for the Mass.

Memorials may be given to the Lymphoma Society, 651 W. Washington Blvd. #400, Chicago, Ill., 60661.

For more information please call 219-926-1309.


Posted 6/27/2011