Chesterton Tribune



Rita K. Lauerman passes away at age 90

Back To Front Page


Rita K. Lauerman, age 90 of Keller, Texas, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018.

She was born November 17, 1927, in Henry, Ill., to Elmer and Irene Bogner.

Rita is survived by her husband of 66 years, Thomas Lauerman; sons Keith of Austin, Texas, Kevin of Indianapolis, and Kerry of New York; daughter Kathleen Vetere of Dallas, Texas; a sister, Marie Bogner of Peoria, Ill., and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Lawrence, Neil, and Vernon. Rita and her husband lived for more than 60 years in Chesterton, where they were active members of St. Patrick Catholic Church. She was a registered nurse who worked at St. Anthony hospital in Michigan City. She loved camping with her family when her children were younger, and traveling with her husband after they both retired.

No services are planned at this time.



Posted 3/12/2018




Search This Site:

Custom Search