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Local ceremony September 29 for Mary Lynne Williams

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It is with great sadness that the family of Mary Lynne Williams announces her passing on June 1, 2018.

Mary Lynne was born on, October 11, 1947, to parents John and Emma Jean Williams, of Chesterton, Indiana.

She was a 1965 graduate of Chesterton High School and the school’s Year Book Queen. Mary Lynne earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University, where she graduated with high honors.

After college Mary Lynne moved to Chicago where she held positions at Blue Cross Blue Shield and then worked 30 years at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL., until her retirement in 2014.

A celebration of Mary Lynne's life was held in Evanston. Friends and family noted her dedication for work, to her friends and to her family. She is remembered for her many acts of kindness, her infectious smile and laugh, and for her love of spiritual knowledge.

She will be laid to rest at the Chesterton Cemetery on September 29, 2018. A graveside ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. for her family and friends.

Mary Lynne is survived by her sisters, Paula MayBunch of Washburn, Wisconsin, Sue Ann Watkins of Glenview, Illinois, and Jill Marie Doane of Valparaiso, Indiana, and by her brother John C. Williams II of Knox, Indiana.


Posted 9/21/2018




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