McGlothlen, age 75 of Portage, passed away on Friday, June 5, 2015 at his
He was born on
September 1, 1939 in Gary, IN to Fred and Mary Vaidik-McGlothlen, both of
whom preceded him in death.
On October 28,
1978, in Hobart, IN, he married Susan Wasz-McGlothlen, who survives in
Also surviving are
his sons: Michael (Angela) McGlothlen of Hebron and Patrick McGlothlen of
Indianapolis; his daughters: Denise (Jim) Coros of Otis, Karin (Tim)
Lesinski of Ironwood, MI, and Megan McGlothlen of Indianapolis. Also
surviving are his nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, many nieces,
nephews, friends and his faithful dog, Jack.
He is also preceded
in death by his brother, Robert McGlothlen in 1988.
Some of Dennis’
favorite hobbies included: playing baseball, bowling, fishing, hunting and
golfing. He coached soccer and basketball in the Portage Youth Leagues for
many years. He had a great love of the outdoors.
will be held on Monday, June 8, 2015, at 7 p.m. at White-Love Funeral Home,
525 South 2nd Street, Chesterton.
The family will
receive friends from 3 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
The family requests
memorial donations to the American Heart Association, 6100 W 96th St. # 200,
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