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Doris Della (Baltich) Frame service Wednesday

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Doris Della (Baltich) Frame (nee McConnehey), age 93, of Chesterton, formerly of Gary and Hobart, Ind., passed away on Sunday, October 14, 2012 at her home.

Doris is survived by four children; Jerry (Mary) Baltich of Wisconsin, Jackie (Wesley) Brandt of Wisconsin, John (Denise) Frame of Arkansas, and Lynn (Don) Smith of Texas; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Edith McConnehey of Crown Point; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by husbands, Chester Baltich and Orin Frame; parents; brother, Jack McConnehey and sister, Lois Leight.

Doris was a member of the Chesterton United Methodist Church.

Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday, October 16, 2012, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Geisen Funeral and Cremation Services, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville, Ind.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Geisen Funeral and Cremation Services in Merrillville, Ind., with Pastor Chris Newman-Jacobs officiating.

Interment will be at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville.

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Call 219-769-3322.