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Dennis Bucksbargservices Wednesday

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Dennis William Bucksbarg, age 79 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Friday, November 7, 2014.

He was born on February 28, 1935 in Chicago, IL, to Glenn and Alma (Busse) Bucksbarg, who preceded him in death.

On November 2, 1957, he was married to Martha S. Meyer, his wife of 57 years, who survives.

Dennis is also survived by his son, Brett Dennis (Kristine Kay) Bucksbarg of Chesterton, daughter Leah Faith Scandling, of Howell, MI, brother Gerald (Judy) Bucksbarg of Three Oaks, MI, grandchildren Luke Bucksbarg, Heather O’Malley, Adam Crispo and Katelyn Scandling, and two great-grandchildren.

Dennis was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Chesterton and had a deep love for the Lord. He was chairman of the congregation and building committee in the early 60’s. He and his wife Martha owned and operated Commercial Audio Systems, Inc., from 1972-2000. Dennis was a beloved husband, father and grandfather. He liked to fish and was an avid White Sox fan.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 106 E. 1100 N, Chesterton, IN. 46304, with Rev. Erich Fickel officiating. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 11, 2014, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church.

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Posted 11/10/2014