Cora Lee Kirche,
age 81 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on February 12, 2019.
She was born on
August 7, 1937 in Diaz, Arkansas to Junius and Hazel (Thompson) West.
Cora is survived by
her daughters, Suzanne Kirche and Linda Peterson; grandchildren, Jack Nagy
and Ann Peterson; aunts, Bobbie, Martha and Iris; niece, Rebecca Carter and
her son, Brett Carter; and living cousin in Arkansas, Carolyn. She is
preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Kirche; sisters, JoAnn
West and Emma Josephine Slater.
Cora worked as a
bus aide for the Duneland School System. She was married to Donald for over
30 years. Cora enjoyed playing cards and bingo with her friends. She was an
avid reader and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Cora was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be deeply missed.
A Memorial Service
will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at 12:00 p.m., at Edmonds &
Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304 with Pastor Scott
take place on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. until time of
service at 12:00 p.m. To leave online condolences to the family, please