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John M. Radiger dies at age 88

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John M. Radiger, age 88 of Wanatah, IN passed away on Sunday, August 2, 2015.

He was born on December 15, 1926 in Chesterton, IN, to Henry and Emma (Plageman) Radiger.

He was married on July 24, 1965 to his wife of 50 years, Patricia Pliske, who survives of Wanatah, IN.

He is also survived by his daughters, Kellie Radiger of Wanatah, IN, DeeAnn (Ned) Hundt of Union Mills, IN, and Tammy (Ivan) Blackman of Valparaiso, IN; grandchildren, Mitchell Hundt and Austin Blackman and great-grandson, Gavin Hundt.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Carl and Henry Radiger.

John was a U.S. Army veteran and a former member of the Chesterton Volunteer Fire Department. He was a retired auto mechanic and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

There will be no services at this time and cremation will take place at Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN. Arrangements by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.

Memorial donations may be made to Opportunity Enterprises/Job Coaching Program, 2801 Evans Ave., Valparaiso, IN, 46383, with checks made payable to Opportunity Enterprises.

Online condolences may be left for the family at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Homes,



Posted 8/4/2015




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