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DuWayne M. Michaels services Saturday

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DuWayne M. Michaels, age 68, of Chesterton passed away Tuesday, December 23, 2014.

He was born September 11, 1946, in Valparaiso, to Bernard and Irma (Lenburg) Michaels.

He graduated from Valparaiso High School and received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Valparaiso University. DuWayne had served as a Design Engineer with McGillís/Emerson Bearing Division for nearly 30 years and had previously attended Faith Memorial and St. Paulís Lutheran Churches in Valparaiso and Chesterton.

Survivors include his parents, Bernard and Irma Michaels, of Valparaiso, sister Janet (Larry) Nevils, of Valparaiso, uncle Elmer Lenburg, Jr., of Valparaiso, aunt Yvona Stump, of Florida, and nephew Chad Nevils.

He was preceded in death by one nephew, Jeff Nevils.

A visitation will be held Saturday, December 27, from 9-11 a.m., at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Rd., Valparaiso, with funeral service beginning at 11:00 a.m. and burial to follow at Angelcrest Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donorís choice.


Posted 12/26/2014