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Services Wednesday for Frances L. Turnak, age 71

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Frances L. Turnak, age 71 of Chesterton, passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016, at Regency Hospital in Portage.

She was born on April 2, 1945, in Gary, IN, to Vernon W. and Frances Pinkerton, both of whom preceded her in death.

Frances is survived by her husband, Steve N. Turnak, who survives in Chesterton; her daughters, Kirsten (Don) Reed of Valparaiso and Francesca (Chris) Vanderwall of Addison, IL; and granddaughters, Tristan and Alex.

She is also preceded in death by her sister, Kristine Pinkerton.

Frances was a home gardener and also a member of the Master Gardner Club of Valparaiso.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 4 p.m. at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd St., Chesterton with Pastor Lorrayne Rizer officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to The Humane Society of the United States, 2100 L St., NW, Washington, D.C., 20037.

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Posted 4/19/2016





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