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Services Thursday for William James Dishman, 57

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William James Dishman, age 57 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on October 30, 2020.

He was born on April 27, 1963, in Hammond, IN, to William K. and Jewel (Nelson) Dishman.

William is survived by his wife of 37 years, Diane (Lammers) Dishman; sons, Adam J. (Courtney Wagner) Dishman and William K. "Kyle" (Courtney) Dishman; brothers, Allen (Darlene) Dishman, Darrel Dishman and Bryan Dishman; his fur baby, Jacey and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Marilyn K. Dishman.

William was a 1981 graduate of Chesterton High School. He worked at U.S. Steel for the last 10 years in the maintenance department. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching westerns and spending time with his family. He especially enjoyed traveling out west with his wife Diane. William was a loving husband, father and brother and will be deeply missed.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, November 5, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at Faith Mission Church, 763 North 500 East, Valparaiso, IN 46383 with Pastor Tom Potter officiating.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304. The family asks that anyone in attendance to please wear a mask and use social distancing.

Online condolences may be made to the family at



Posted 11/3/2020




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