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Jeanette M. Wojas dies at 69

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Jeanette M. Wojas (Maruczak) of Chesterton, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2007 at Porter Valparaiso Hospital Campus, Valparaiso. She was 69.

She was born Aug. 21, 1937 in Chicago, the daughter of the late Stanley and Marie Klimczak. Marie was married Nov. 21, 1959 to Thadeus G. Wojas, who survives in Chesterton.

She is also survived by a son, Matt (Ann) Wojas of Portage; two daughters, Catherine (Daniel) Boatright of Chesterton and Linda (Bradley) Miley of Lowell and grandchildren, Amy, Kristin, Patricia, Matthew, Jeffrey, April, Victoria, Erika, Bradley and Nathaniel.

Mrs. Wojas was a home maker. She recently moved to Chesterton from Fair Oaks, where she lived for 13 years.

A Mass of Christian Burial, Fr. James Meade officiating, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 19 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 638 N. Calumet Rd., Chesterton. Interment will be at Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso.

Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home Portage Chapel, 6941 Central Ave., Portage.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.


Posted 3/16/207