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Sue Ann OHalek services Tuesday

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Sue Ann O’Halek, age 63 of Porter, Ind., passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at her home.

She was born May 9, 1949 in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, to George and Elizabeth (Snively) Wolfe, both of whom preceded her in death.

Sue was married on May 26, 1972 in Greensburg, Penn., to Richard J. O’Halek, who preceded her in death in 2006.

She is survived by her sons, Richard G. (Beth) O’Halek of Valparaiso, Ind. and Andrew (Katie) O’Halek of Sun Prairie, Wisc.; brother, Glenn Wolfe of Toledo, Ohio; grandchildren, Raegan O’Halek, Landon O’Halek, Braden O’Halek and Iszabel O’Halek; and many close friends.

Sue attended Nursing School at Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh, Penn., and received her BS in Health Arts from the Academy of St. Francis in Fort Wayne, Ind. She worked in a variety of nursing jobs throughout her career but her most enjoyable time was spent as a school nurse for Yost Elementary School. Sue was a member of Augsburg Lutheran Church.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind., with Rev. Erik Bernth officiating. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Monday, March 25, 2013 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Augsburg Lutheran Church, 100 N. Mineral Springs Rd., Porter, Ind.

Online condolences may be left for the family at


Posted 3/22/2013