Ann Pangburn, age 69 of Valparaiso, Ind., formerly of Chesterton, Ind.,
passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Avalon Springs Health Campus in
was born on November 1, 1943 in Valparaiso, Ind., to Chester and Ruth
Murray Pangburn, both of whom preceded her in death.
is survived by her sisters Janet (Paul) Koch Shields of Palestine, Ill.,
Janice Pangburn Coslet of Knox, Ind., Pam (Ron) Pangburn Horlacher and
Linda (Wayne) Pangburn Utterback, both of Valparaiso and Susan Pangburn
McIntire, of Chesterton, and a sister-in-law Nancy Koch of Valparaiso,
along with many nieces and nephews.
was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents Margaret and William
Murray, sisters Andrea Koch Lee and Jacqueline Pangburn Holdren and
brother David Koch.
loved to travel and was a worldwide traveler; Japan, Bali, Indonesia to
name a few places she visited. She even went white water rafting in
Colorado with James Stewart host of the television show “Passage To
Adventure.” She was a true fan of Ireland and all the things it
encompassed: music, dance, the color and the countryside, a place she
never visited but yet was close to her heart.
memorial service will be held Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., at
the White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd St., Chesterton, with Pastor
Judy McGee officiating.
family will receive friends on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until time of
service at the funeral home.
more information please call 219-926-1309.