Anderson departed this life on March 23, 2015, at Porter Regional Hospital,
at the age of 88 years.
She first saw
daylight on Christmas Eve, 1926, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as the daughter of
Gustave J. Jeske Jr. and Agnes Jeske.
She was baptized
and confirmed at St. Marcus Lutheran Church where she also completed her
first 8 years of school before attending and graduating from Milwaukee
Lutheran High School. Her degree was attained at Valparaiso University where
she met Malcolm Anderson whom she married at St. Marcus on October 14, 1951.
Her sister, Doris,
and her brother, Gustave III and her Parents all preceded her into Eternity.
She left her
husband and two sons, Eric of Chesterton and Douglas (Mary) of Valparaiso
and her niece, Nancy (Gary) Sader of Milwaukee, as well as her
grandchildren, Thomas (Mary) Gaines of LaPorte, Suzanne (Timothy) Goheen of
LaPorte and five great-grandchildren.
She had numerous
interests and activities among which were being Sunday school teacher at
Immanuel Lutheran Church for many years, helping organize the local
Christian Womenís Club, being involved in the Chesterton Womenís Club, being
in several other clubs, being a real estate broker, being active in the
Community Concert Association and always being involved in many other
activities. She liked the vacations in Canada that her family had each
summer for many years. She also enjoyed several trips to Europe when she was
still able to travel.
membership is St. Paul Lutheran Church of Chesterton, where her funeral
service will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at 11 a.m., with Reverend
Erich Fickel officiating. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
The family will
receive friends on Friday, March 27, 2015, from 4 until 7 p.m. at White-Love
Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd St., Chesterton, IN.
may be given to St. Paul Lutheran Church, 106 E 1100 N, Chesterton, IN,
46304, or to the charity of the donorís choice.
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