Dean D. Marlatt,
age 78 of Chesterton, IN, passed away peacefully on June 10, 2019.
He was born on
December 12, 1940, in Gary, IN, to George and Constance Marlatt.
On August 8, 1964,
in Gary, IN, he married Sharon Marlatt.
Dean retired from
US Steel after many years of service. Many fondly remember Dean as the ice
cream man in Chesterton and surrounding areas. He was also a loyal Cubs fan.
He is survived by
his loving daughters, Tammy (Larry) Rizer of Chesterton, IN and Terry Jolley
of Chesterton, IN; his grandchildren: Stephanie (Robert) Menard, Michael
Rizer, and Rebecca Rizer; his great-grandchildren, Nathan Menard and Audrey
Menard; his brother-in-law, Dave (Sandy) Krieter of Chesterton, IN; his
sister-in-law, Janet (late Bob) Stuetsman of Valparaiso, IN; and by his many
nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in
death by his parents, George and Constance Marlatt and by his wife, Sharon
Marlatt on October 13, 2010.
will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019, at 7:30 p.m., at White-Love Funeral
Home, 525 S 2nd St., Chesterton, IN, with Pastor Lorrayne Rizer officiating.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 3 p.m. until time of service
at the funeral home.
may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17,
Chicago, IL 60601; or to Dunes Hospice 4711 Evans Ave., Valparaiso, IN
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