Mary F. Carlisle,
age 67 of Chesterton, IN, passed away peacefully on April 9, 2020, at
She was born on
July 8, 1952, in Valparaiso, IN, to Erle H. Carlisle, who preceded her in
death on September 29, 1977, and Miriam J. Carlisle, who preceded her in
death on October 10, 2009.
She is survived by
her loving sisters, Sharon E. Tesh of Chesterton, IN, and Patricia D.
Carlisle (husband, Edward Popkoski) of Bradenton, FL; her nephew, William J.
Tesh (wife, Jonetta) of Demotte, IN; her niece, Terri Tesh of Chesterton,
IN; her great-nephew, Derick Tesh of Wheatfield, IN; her beloved aunt, Mary
H. Hill, and her family; and by many aunts and cousins.
She was also
preceded in death by her brother-in-law, William H. Tesh on July 17, 1995.
The family would
like to thank all who loved Mary. Aunt Mary Helen Hill and family were
especially kind and loving to Mary over all this time. Thanks so much.
Thanks also to the
many people at Chesterton Manor, formerly Waters of Duneland, who cared for
her during the nearly 20 years she resided there.
Mary was very
intelligent, had a good sense of humor, and will be sorely missed. She lived
bravely while in pain. May she be forever at peace now.
A private Graveside
Service will be held on Wednesday at Chesterton Cemetery, with Father Nate
Due to the COVID-19
pandemic and for the safety of the family and the community at large, a
Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
arrangements are entrusted to the White-Love Funeral Home, Chesterton, IN.
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