Ruby E. Landwer,
age 93 of Chesterton, passed away on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 8 p.m. in
Kenosha, WI. She was born on February 2, 1925 in Chesterton, IN to Hjalmer
and Hazel (Furness) Lafving, both of whom preceded her in death.
On August 14, 1949
in Chesterton, IN she married the late Harold H. Landwer.
She is survived by
her two daughters, Jaclyn M. Voss of Granger, IN and Janet L. Wait of
Kenosha, WI; her four grandchildren: Marjorie, Ben, Kevin, and David; and by
her nine great-grandchildren: Knoxdale, Korgan, Kelton, Kaiden, Audrey,
John, Ava, Rebecca, and Elizabeth.
Ruby is also
preceded in death by her beloved husband, Harold, her loving daughter, June
C. Landwer, her sister, Jane, and by her two brothers, Allen and Hjalmer Jr.
Ruby was a loving
wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was also a bookkeeper
for many LaPorte businesses.
will be held on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran
Church, 2050 W 1100 N, Chesterton, IN with Pastor Erik Grayvold officiating.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of service at the
church on Thursday morning. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
may be given to Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2050 W 1100 N, Chesterton, IN,
46304, or to Aurora At Home Hospice Center, 116 N. Dodge St. Suite 8,
Burlington, WI, 53105.
under the care of White-Love Funeral Home, Chesterton, IN.
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