Mildred “Millie Dille” Dille, age 96, of Chesterton, IN, passed away on
Sunday, November 26, 2017.
was born on June 23, 1921 in Michigan City, IN. On May 23, 1940, she married
Calvin Dille, who preceded her in death.
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.
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.
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