Doris Hanna “Omi”
Babcock, age 73, of Portage, IN, passed away on Sunday, December 17, 2017.
She was born on
April 19, 1944, in Dresden, Germany, to Friedrich and Irmgard (Blumel)
Doris is survived
by her sons, Matthew (Tara) Babcock of Lake Station, Brian (Tracey) Babcock
of Chesterton, and Kurt Babcock of Bloomington; sisters, Helga and Ilsa;
grandchildren, Courtney, Cassandra, Curtis, Cameron, Hanna, Josie, Lily,
Myles, and Tess; great-grandchildren, Kaylynn, Bryan, Cyerra.
She was preceded in
death by her parents; husband, Charles Babcock; sister, Inga.
from Germany in 1967. She loved her family, was a caring mother, grandmother
and great-grandmother. Doris was a paramedic NOPAC. She enjoyed spending
time at the Bonner Center and traveling.
will be held on Thursday, December 21, 2017, at 7:00 p.m., at Edmonds &
Evans Funeral Home, Chesterton Chapel, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304,
with Pastor Lorraine Riser officiating.
will be held on Thursday, December 21, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. until the time
of service at 7:00 p.m., at the Funeral Home. Cremation services provided by
Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN.
to the family may be made at www.ee-fh.com