Margaret Delores Heilmann, a longtime Chesterton resident, passed away at
her home in Riverside, Calif., on July 26, 2013.
She was born on January 30, 1932 in Chicago, Ill., and was married to Arthur
Heilmann on October 24, 1948 at Liberty Bible Church, Chesterton, Ind.
She is survived by her six children, Rosemary Reese of Concord, Calif.,
Michael (Laura) Heilmann of Indianapolis, Ind., Christine (Dale) Ogletree of
Mountain Grove, Mo., Arthur (Jodi) Heilmann Jr., of LaPorte, Ind., Patricia
(Bruce) Babcock of Riverside, Calif., and Joseph Heilmann of Riverside,
She is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, and four
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was
loved by all and will be dearly missed.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at
Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind.
Visitation will be held on Friday, August 2, from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at
the funeral home.
Private burial to be held at a later date.
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