Alberta M. "Bert" Pagels, 84, Westville, Indiana, passed away Wednesday,
October 3, 2012 at 2:15 p.m. at Franciscan St. Anthony Health. Michigan
She was born
February 13, 1928 in Michigan City, Ind., to the late Carl N. and Marguerite
C. (Zahrn) Grott.
On November 26,
1949 in Michigan City, Ind., she married Roy H. Pagels who survives in
are a son, John (Julie) Pagels of Westville; daughter, Nancy Pagels of
Westville; three grandsons, Zachary (Sarah) Pinkerton, Nicholas (Carly)
Pagels and Timothy Pagels; two sisters, Lois Kenney of Michigan City and
Marilyn Fox of Fort Wayne, Ind; and two great-grandchildren, Balian
Pinkerton and Matilda Pagels.
She was preceded
in death by her brother, Gerald Grott.
Bert was a
member of Queen of All Saints Catholic Church. She loved her family and
enjoyed quilting, knitting and cooking.
services will be conducted. Burial will take place in Swan Lake Memorial
There will be no
visitation. The Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Michigan City, Ind., is
may be made to Queen of all Saint's Catholic Church, 606 S. Woodland Ave.,
Michigan City, IN, 46360 or St. Mary's Catholic Church/Otis, P.O. Box 386,
Wanatah, IN 46390.
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