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Private services for Evelyn Ann (Lorenz) Brickner

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Evelyn Ann (Lorenz) Brickner, 87, of rural Liberty Township, passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2015.

Evelyn was born August 11, 1928, in Chesterton, to Fred and Florence Lorenz.

She graduated from Liberty Township High School in 1946.

On January 3, 1948, she married Earl W. Brickner, in Chesterton. Evelyn was a proud homemaker and devoted daughter to her parents, whom she took care of in their old age. She was also a 14 year volunteer at the Duneland Resale Shop. Cooking and gardening were two of her passions, and she was an avid bird-watcher.

Survivors include sons Earl (Karen) Brickner, Brad (Cynthia Shelhart) Brickner, and her brother, Charles Lorenz. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Earl, sister Eleanor, and brother Fred.

A private graveside service is planned at Chesterton Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that memorial gifts be made to St. Johnís United Church, in Chesterton.

Arrangements are under the direction of White-Love Funeral Home.

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Posted 10/12/2015




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