Joan Bartholdi, age
64 of Valparaiso, passed away on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at her home.
She was born on
July 7, 1951, in Valparaiso to Leslie and Alice Hanrahan-Sanders, both of
whom preceded her in death.
On July 9, 1997,
she married Jerry L. Bartholdi, who preceded her in death on September 22,
She is survived by
her sister, Gail (James) Shook of Chesterton, her three nieces, five
nephews, nineteen great-nieces and nephews, as well as her two
step-daughters, Vicki Czazasty of Crown Point and Peggy (Mark) Adkins of
Lake Station; and her step-granddaughter, Allison Czazasty of Valparaiso.
Joan enjoyed crafts
and puzzles. She was a 1969 graduate of Valparaiso High School.
A memorial will be
held at a later date.
Memorials may be
given to the Porter County Animal Shelter, 2056 N 50 W, Valparaiso, IN
under the direction of White-Love Funeral Home, Chesterton. Memories and
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