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Daniel Wigley services Thursday

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Daniel Wigley, age 85 of Chesterton, Ind., passed away Tuesday, August 20, 2013.

He was born April 17, 1928 in Hammond, Ind., to Daniel and Evelyn (Roberts) Wigley Sr. He is survived by daughters, Jan (Mark) Bapst of Dune Acres and Jill (Kevin) Bird of Bloomington, Ind.; sisters, Laura Murzyn of Munster and Carol Bowser of Texas; grandchildren, Mark Bapst of Chicago, Ill., and Morgan (Bomi Lee) of Seoul, South Korea.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Jeannette (Mitchell) Wigley; and son, Scott Wigley.

Daniel retired from Lever Brothers in 1988. He was also a Union President for the Oil Company & Atomic Worker’s Association. Daniel was in the United States Army and received two Purple Hearts while serving in the Korean War.

Memorial services will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until the time of service at 6:00 p.m. Online condolences to the family may be left at



Posted 8/21/2013