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Memorial Service Tuesday for Alice T. Perney age, 76

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Alice T. Perney, age 76, of Chesterton, IN, passed away Friday, May 22, 2015.

She was born April 17, 1939 in Monessen, PA, to John and Olive (McNutt) Travis.

Alice is survived by her husband, Robert Perney of Chesterton, IN; sons, Donald Perney of Indianapolis, IN, and John Scott of Chesterton, IN; daughter, Betsy Lyster of Burr Ridge, IL; 6 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and sisters, Betty Lee and Nancy Vangorder.

Alice was a member of St. John Church in Chesterton. She was very active with the Meals on Wheels program. She was a member of Tri Kappa Sorority and the food pantry of Chesterton for many years and was an avid bridge player.

A Memorial Service for Alice will be held on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at 12:00 p.m., at St. Johnís United Church, 225 W. Lincoln Avenue, Chesterton, IN, 46304, with Pastor Heidi Vardeman officiating.

Memorial Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the church. Cremation arrangements are in the care of Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Westchester Meals on Wheels or VNA Hospice.

Online condolences may be left for the family at



Posted 5/26/2015




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