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Memorial service for Gayle Polakowski to be September 6

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A memorial service for the late Gayle Polakowski--for a quarter of a century the Chesterton Clerk-Treasurer--will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6, it was announced at the Town Council’s meeting Monday night.

Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, at 517 Broadway in Chesterton, confirmed today that visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home, followed at 11 a.m. by a memorial service.

Edmonds & Evans has not yet released a full obituary.

Member Sharon Darnell, D-4th, took a moment at the end of Monday’s meeting to extend the council’s condolences to Polakowski’s family.

“I hope everyone in the meantime can think about how to celebrate Gayle’s life,” Darnell said. “She set quite an example for us to follow.”

Polakowski died on Aug. 15 at the age of 67.


Posted 8/26/2014