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John A. Dille, Jr. services Thursday

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John A. Dille, Jr., age 56 of Valparaiso, Ind., passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013 at his home.

He was born November 28, 1956 in Valparaiso, Ind., to John A. and Helen (Rudman) Dille Sr., both of whom preceded him in death.

John is survived by his daughter, Teagan Nelson of Valparaiso, Ind.; brother, Greg (Suzanne) Dille of Valparaiso, Ind.; sister, Talla (Scott) Sjaaheim of Westville, Ind. and Dessa Waldo of Mansfield, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.

John was a lifelong area resident. He was a Union Carpenter with John Dille and Sons Construction, which has been in business for 50 years. He was an avid machine operator and truck driver and was a lifelong member of the Harley Owners Group.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind.

Visitation will be held Thursday, January 17, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. until the time of service at 7:00 p.m.

In line with Johnís wishes, the family asks that anyone attending the services come dressed casually, or in your favorite Harley gear. Cremation will be performed by Heritage Crematory, Portage, Ind.

Online condolences may be left for the family at



Posted 1/15/2013