Chesterton Tribune


Patrick Deiotte service Wednesday

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Patrick T. “Skeeter” Deiotte, age 50, of Chesterton, Ind., passed away Saturday, February 2, 2013.

He was born November 15, 1962 to Philip L. and Margo (Miller) Deiotte.

On August 29, 1992, Pat married Wendy Lind Deiotte.

He is survived by his wife, Wendy Deiotte of Chesterton; his sons, Jacob Deiotte and Mac Deiotte; his parents, Philip and Margo Deiotte of Chesterton; father and mother-in-law, Wayne and Jackie Lind; “Grandma”, Eleanor Lind of Valparaiso, Ind., sisters, Susan (Patrick) Kane of Chesterton, Laurie (Richard) Samuelson of Bloomington, Ind., Francine Heater of Chesterton and Jennifer (Terry) Baity of Porter; brother in law, Craig Lind of Chesterton and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was a veteran of the US Marines. He loved his family deeply, he enjoyed camping, working in his yard and was an avid reader. Pat worked for Ironworkers Local 395.

A Celebration of Pat’s life will be held on Wednesday, February 6, at 12:00 Noon at the American Legion Post 170, 798 Wabash Ave., Chesterton, Ind.

Visitation with family will be held on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, with a Rosary Service at 6:30 p.m.

Pat’s wishes were to have memorial donations made, in lieu of flowers, to his son Jacob’s college fund.

Online condolences may be left for the family at


Posted 2/4/2013