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Gladys E. Mohyde service Friday

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Gladys E. Mohyde, age 82 of Portage, Ind., passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at her home.

She was born May 9, 1930 in Chicago, Ill., to Walter and Antoinette (Rheingruber) Shaw, both of whom preceded her in death.

Gladys was married to Lawrence E. Mohyde Jr., who also preceded her in death.

Gladys is survived by her children, Gayle (Bob) Chapman of Portage, Daryl (Rich) Orsucci of St. Charles, Ill., Laurel (John) Foyteck of Portage, Holly (Rick) Schulte of Poplar Grove, Ill. and Eileen (Tim) Johnson of Bensonville, Ill.; brothers, James (Shirley) Shaw of Washington and Bob Shaw of Dwight, Ill.; sister, Beverly Irwin of Maywood, Ill.; grandchildren, Christina (Keenan) Comer, Bobbie (Mike) Estes, Larry Chapman, Ryan (Brenda) Orsucci, Brad (Carrie) Orsucci, Blake Foyteck, Kali (Jason) Willis, Jake (Lindsey) Schulte, Amy (Chad) Lee, Kari (Matt) Martina, Simoane (Mike) Spell and Tempest Johnson; and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her brothers and sister, Jim Drew, Walter Shaw, Carol Shaw and Gary Shaw.

Gladys was an area resident since 1995, coming from Addison, Ill. She was a member of Nativity of Our Savior Catholic Church and loved playing bingo at Nativity Parish.

A Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, May 18, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Nativity of Our Savior Catholic Church, 2949 Willowcreek Rd., Portage, Ind. with Father Andrew Corona officiating. Burial of ashes will follow at Heritage Cemetery, Portage, Ind.

Arrangements are being handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home Portage Chapel, 6941 Central Ave., Portage, Ind.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.

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Posted 5/14/2012