Chesterton Tribune

Louis C. Ursitti dies at 72

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Louis C. Ursitti, of Porter, passed away Saturday evening, April 18, 2009.

He was born December 17, 1936 in Blue Island, Ill. the son of Leondo D. and Dorothy (Bishop) Ursitti, both of whom preceded him in death.

He is survived by two sisters, Arlene Ursitti, of Porter, Geraldine (Ray) Bockerich, of Plymouth; a brother, Leondo (Claudette) Ursitti, of Lake of the Four Seasons; many nieces, nephews, cousins, loving family and friends.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph.

Louis was a U.S. Army Veteran. He was a member of St. Ann of the Dunes Catholic Church in Beverly Shores. He was an exceptional artist of oil paintings and had taught art for both adults and children in his studio in Porter.

There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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

For information, please call 926-1309.



Posted 4/22/2009