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Jerry Wise memorial March 12

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Jerry Wise, age 67 of Chesterton, Ind., passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2013 in Valparaiso, Ind.

He was born September 1, 1945 in Valparaiso, Ind.

Jerry is survived by his mother, Laura Wise and his wife, Phyllis Wise, both of Chesterton, Ind; along with two children; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers and two sisters.

He was preceded in death by his father, Oliver Leroy Wise.

Jerry loved his tractors and was very active with his Tractor Club. He worked as an Operating Engineer for Waste Management.

A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 12, from 4:00 p.m. until the time of service at 7:00 p.m.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences to the family may be left at


Posted 3/7/2013