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Lindy Wilson services Wednesday

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Lindy Wilson, age 64 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Thursday, September 25, 2014, in South Bend, IN.

She was born on January 3, 1950 in Valparaiso, IN, to Ken and Norma (Newcome) Babcock, who preceded her in death.

She was married on November 28, 1969, to the love of her life, Jeff, who survives of Chesterton, IN. She is also survived by her daughters, Tammy (Matt) Gregg and Jenifer (Chris) Crosby; grandchildren, Chad (Kate), Brittany, Kristina and Connor Gregg and Jose and Morgan Crosby; great-grandson, Aidan Gregg and a great-granddaughter expected in February; brothers, Patrick (Patricia) Babcock and baby brother Dennis (Debbie) Babcock; aunt, Delores (Eugene) Newcome and many, many nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to being a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and friend, Lindy recently began her retirement career making hand-made greeting cards. She also spent her entire professional career working for Liberty Township and Porter County government. She was looking forward to volunteering at the Porter County Tourism Board this fall.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 1, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, with Pastor Josh Reasoner officiating.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Cremation will be performed by Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN.

Memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2211 North Oak Park Ave., Chicago, IL, 60707, or

Online condolences may be left for the family at


Posted 9/29/2014