Davison Schubert, age 102 of Chesterton, passed away on Monday, February 19,
2018, at Addison Pointe Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Porter,
Indiana, March 5, 1915, to Ercole J. And Adelina Rosetti who have preceded
her in death. On December 4, 1938, she married Thomas M. Davison (an
Englishman) in Methodist Church in Chicago and he passed away October
On June 28, 1986,
she married Edward Schubert (German) in the First United Methodist Church in
Chesterton, and he passed away January 22, 1992.
Surviving are sons
Bruce E. Davison of Porter, Deanna and Steve DePung of Burns Harbor and
Thomas and Candy (Cooper) Davison of Naples, Florida. Also surviving are 10
grandchildren: Robert A. McCorkel, Deborah (Mike) Bishop, Shari Stickels,
Suzie Gustafson, Tony (Kim) Davison of Indianapolis, Lisa (Glenn) Church of
Naples (FL), Michelle Mathes of Grafton (OH), Keith (Jenny Bolla) Davison,
Douglas (Lori) DePung, and Scott DePung.
Also surviving are
15 great-grandchildren: Nicholas and Brian Gustafson; Mitchell Aaron; Joey
and Elizabeth Bishop; Lauren Rose and Jeremy Mathes; Ryan McCorkel; Keith
and Jacob DePung; Jack, Andrew, and Lucas Davison, Madison Rose Stickels,
Cecilia Joy Davison. And, also four great-great grandchildren: Jayden and
Aubrey Aaron, and Dean and Emily Gustafson.
sisters who have passed on: Scotty (Virginia) Rosetti, Gulfport (MS); Jean
(Charles) Warren, Gulfport (MS); Nora (Harvey) Ericson, Seattle (WA); Elvira
(Frank) Siroky, Chicago (IL); Edith (George) Wiseman, Chesterton; James R.
(Barbara) Rosetti, Sr., Chesterton. Three brothers died at birth.
Rose lived in
Porter and Chesterton all her life, attended Chesterton High School during
the Depression (1929-1933) and graduated in 1933.
During her marriage
she worked various places: she was truly “Rosie, The Riveter” at Wilbar
Manufacturing during WWII, door-door Avon saleswoman and winner of Women’s
Achievement Award in her district; part-time Water Sanitation District and
later full-time until 1970; Smith’s Men’s Store, BMV in 1960s; finally
retiring in 1978 from Owens Motor Supply as a bookkeeper.
She was also very
involved in Little League and Babe Ruth volunteering for her young children,
and was a member of the First United Methodist Church for 72 years.
will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at 10 a.m., at White-Love
Funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd St., Chesterton with Pastor Shannon Stringer
officiating. The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until time of
service at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations may be given to the Westchester Neighbors Food Pantry,
801 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, 46304.
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