Tallent, age 91, of Crete, IL, formerly of Chesterton, IN, passed away on
Friday, October 11, 2019 in Dyer, IN.
She was born on
October 13, 1927, in Vonore, TN, to Jacob and Arlie (Summey) Devine.
Mae is survived by
her sons, Bill (Julie) Tallent of Washburn, TN, and David (Karen) Tallent of
Chesterton, IN; daughters, Jean (Emil) Aloia of Crete, IL, Glenda Kramer of
Crete, IL and Diane (Mel) Harris of Jamestown, TN; 22 grandchildren, 39
great-grandchildren, 18 great great-grandchildren and two great great
She was preceded in
death by her husband, Creed Earl Tallent; sons, Michael Tallent and Kenneth
Tallent; daughter, Brenda Sissel; three brothers and four sisters.
watching old movies, she loved flowers and collecting rocks from all over.
She was a great cook and was talented in quilting and sewing. Mae was a
wonderful wife, mother and grandmother, she leaves quite a legacy and will
be greatly missed.
Visitation will be
from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, with Funeral
Service beginning at 7:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517
Broadway, Chesterton, IN. Interment will take place directly at the
Chesterton Cemetery, 300 E. Porter Ave., Chesterton, IN on Wednesday,
October 16, at 10:00 a.m.
may be made to the family at www.ee-fh.com