Laura Ann Valpatic, age 61
of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, in Valparaiso, IN.
She was born on May 28,
1957, in Gary, IN, to Archie and Eileen (Quigley) Camery.
Laura is survived by her
parents, Archie and Eileen Camery of Hobart, IN; children, Jeffrey (fiancˇ,
Nicole McKinney) Chandler of Portage, IN, Corey (fiancˇ, Lauren Pacetti)
Valpatic of Romeoville, IL, Mike (Malissa) Valpatic of Portage, IN, and
Shana Valpatic of Chesterton, IN; grandchildren, Belle and Lizzy Chandler,
Devin and Emily Valpatic; brothers, Dave Camery of Portage, IN, and Tom
(Teri) Camery of Auburndale, FL; cousin and best friend, Sue Steele of
Chesterton, IN; dogs, Sasha and Kasey; and grandpuppy, Kilo.
She was preceded in death
by her loving husband of over 32 years, Larry Valpatic.
Laura was a member of St.
Patrick Catholic Church in Chesterton, IN, and volunteered at the church’s
Table of Plenty. She was the lunch lady at Chesterton High School for over
18 years and enjoyed gardening.
Private memorial services
for Laura will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial
donations may be made to the Humane Society of Northwest Indiana, 6100
Melton Road, Gary, IN, 46403.
Arrangements were handled
by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, 46304.
Online condolences to the
family may be made at www.ee-fh.com