Chesterton Tribune

Eleanor R. Hayes dies at 93

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Eleanor R. Hayes, of Porter, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2007 at Waters of Duneland, Chesterton. She was 93.

She was born March 16, 1913 in Chesterton, the daughter of Charles and Hanna Dudek Wiseman, both of whom preceded her in death.

She was also preceded in death by her husband William Hayes.

She is survived by a son, William (Monica) Hayes of Houston, Texas; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; a brother, James (Leona) Wiseman of Chesterton; brother-in-law, Dick Collins, Sr. of Chesterton; many loving nieces and nephews including Dick (Nancy) Collins, Jr. of Chesterton and Mary Collins of Chico, Calif.

She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Sally Collins and Lottie Wiseman and two brothers, John Wiseman and George Wiseman.

She was a homemaker.

There will be no visitation or funeral services. Cremation will be at Calvary Crematory, Portage. Interment of cremains will be at a later date at St. Patrick Cemetery, Chesterton.

Memorials may be given to the charity of the donorís choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of White-Love Funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd St., Chesterton.


Posted 2/2/2007