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Memorial Celebration Sunday, May 29 for Donald 'Don' Daily

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Donald “Don” Daily, age 79, of Chesterton passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2016.

He was born in Valparaiso, IN, on May 30, 1936, to John and Goldie (Shepard) Daily.

He is survived by his son, Mike (Mary) Daily; daughters, Susan Bannon and Karin (Dave) Sjaaheim; grandchildren, Eric Sjaaheim, Megan (Jacob) Hohl, Matthew (Marsha) Bannon, Neal (Heather McCaulley) Sjaaheim, Molly Daily and Kevin Bannon; 1 great granddaughter, Autumn; sisters, Dorothy (George) Tanner, Julie (Ed) Wineland along with several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his, parents; wife, Jeanne (Manning) Daily; brothers, John, Robert, James; sisters, Esther Tocarchick, Alice Holmgren, Ethel Rhoda, Lorraine Trowbridge.

Don was a graduate of Chesterton High School and a U.S. Air Force veteran. On April 11, 1959, he married Jeanne (Manning). Don was a supervisor at Inland Steel for over 30 years, after retiring he worked several golf seasons at Sand Creek Country Club.

There will be a Memorial Celebration on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at the Craft House, 711 Plaza Drive, Chesterton, IN, from 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. There will be a military service at 2:00 p.m.

Arrangements were handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304. Cremation will be handled by Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN.

Online condolences to the family may be made at

Posted 5/16/2016





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