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Beverly Ann Krewett dies at age 82

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Beverly Ann Krewett, age 82 of Chesterton, Ind., passed away Saturday, January 12, 2013 at the Methodist Hospital in Merrillville, Ind.

She was born on October 17, 1930 in Porter, Ind., to Luther Orval and Irene Viola Sievert Swoverland, both of whom preceded her in death.

On October 9, 1954 in Chesterton, Ind., she married Robert Alois Krewett, who preceded her in death in 1988.

Surviving are her children Robert Alan (Sherry) of Tulsa, Okla., Karen Sue (Robert) of Seffner, Fla., and Patricia Ann (Christopher) of Alexandria, Va., seven grandchildren and siblings Donald (Eva Lou) Swoverland of LaPorte, Ind., and Lila (Carl) Hallberg of Chesterton, as well as dear long-time friend Judy Jones, of Chesterton.

Beverly was also preceded in death by her daughters Jane Ellen and Susan Kay and a sister Delores White.

She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. She sang in the choir for many years, and in the hospice choir group, taught vacation Bible school, was part of the Bible study group and was a member the Ladies Aid. Years ago, when St. Paul’s held Fun Fairs, everyone dressed in themes and Beverly was known for her wacky costumes. She was the Lutheran Bible Translator Liaison for St. Paul Lutheran Church. Beverly attended Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Merrillville. In her younger days she enjoyed bowling on her team the “Thursday Morning Ding-a- Lings” and being part of the North Porter County Garden Club.

A Memorial Service will be scheduled at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of the White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd St., Chesterton, Ind.

For more information please call 926-1309.


Posted 1/15/2013