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Services Saturday for Mildred 'Milli Dille' Dille

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Mildred “Millie Dille” Dille, age 96, of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Sunday, November 26, 2017.

She was born on June 23, 1921 in Michigan City, IN. On May 23, 1940, she married Calvin Dille, who preceded her in death.

She is survived by her daughter, Cheryl (Bruce) Bartholomew of Chesterton; sister, Rosemary Agorichas of Albuquerque, NM; grandchildren, Tim Sovich, Carrie Hoyt, Kim Catherine, Kathy Murley, Thad Bartholomew, and Karen Riesterer, 14 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren and son-in-law, Wayne Sovich.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rufus and Catherine (Wiese) Boothe; her husband; brother, Charles Boothe and daughter, Carolyn Sovich.

Millie was an attendant for over a decade at Chesterton Laundromat. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and a volunteer with Chesterton Meals on Wheels and Westchester Public Library. Her family wants to thank the staff and nurses of Dunes Hospice for their caring service and the staff of Chesterton Manor where she enjoyed living for several years.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., at Edmonds and Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, 46304, with Pastor Erik Grayvold officiating. Burial will follow at Swan Lake Memorial Gardens, Michigan City.

Visitation will be on Friday, December 1, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., at the funeral home.

Online condolences to the family may be made at



Posted 11/30/2017





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