Chesterton Tribune



Visitation Tuesday for Wanda Jane Beile 86

Back To Front Page


Wanda Jane Beile, 86, Chesterton, passed at the Horton Hospice Center on February 26, after a long illness.

She was born on May 17, 1928 to Gladys (Watkins) Hartman and Isaac Hartman who preceded her in death.

She married I.W. “Bill” Beile in 1946. He also preceded her in death in 1994. Her two sisters, Laura Haas and June Rosier, also passed before her.

Mrs. Beile is survived by her sister, Mary Shaw, of Lafayette, IN, her brother-in-law, Donald Beile of Lexington, KY, and her sister-in-law, Dorothy Baker of Goshen, IN.

Mrs. Beile’s total focus was her family: Nancy Magyar, Chesterton; Judy (Jack) Walter, Houston; Michael (Shirley) Beile, Valparaiso; Peggy (Todd) Matanich, La Quinta, CA; Kevin (Dee) Beile, Henderson, IA; and Tracey (Douglas) Lane, Chesterton.

Wanda was so proud of her 15 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and three great, great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, from 4 until 8 p.m. at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd St., Chesterton. There will be a private burial at St. Paul Cemetery, Valparaiso.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the VNA Hospice Center, 2404 Valley Dr., Valparaiso, IN, 46383.

To send an online condolence, please visit



Posted 3/2/2015




Search This Site:

Custom Search