Rose Fields, age
81, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018.
She is survived by
her loving husband of 64 years, James H. Fields; children: Vicki (Robert)
Phelps of Otis, and John (Pam) Fields of Valparaiso; grandchildren: Douglas
Phelps of MO, Andrea (Nick) Merkel of Chesterton, Ashley (Daniel) Nguyen of
Chesterton, and Jamison Fields of Westville; nine great-grandchildren; and
many nieces and nephews.
Rose was born April
26, 1937, in Galatia, IL to Finley and Sarah Duffee.
She was preceded in
death by 13 siblings and her loving son, James Douglas “Dougie” Fields. Rose
spent many years babysitting and co-owned County Line Video in the 90s. Rose
loved reading, sewing and spending time with her grandchildren. She was an
amazing wife, mother and grandmother, and she will be greatly missed.
A memorial service
will be held on November 10, 2018, at 10:30 a.m., at Valley Baptist Church,
255 Rigg Road, in Valparaiso, IN.
handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304.