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Mary Louise Van Loon dies at 70

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Mary Louise Van Loon, 70, died June 3, 2009 at Las Fuentes Care Center, Prescott, Ariz.

Born August 4, 1915, in Chesterton, Mary was the youngest of nine children born to John and Elizabeth (Rosenberg) Weisemann.

On April 15, 1939 she married Harry Foster Van Loon who predeceased her on February 21, 1993.

Mary is survived by one daughter Judith Wilson of Prescott, Ariz.; two sons Rudolph (Michelle) Van Loon of Wilmette, Ill. and Richard (Gayle) Van Loon of Chesterton; four grandchildren Corey (Renae) Van Loon of Chesterton, Scott (Abby) Van Loon of Wheatfield, Kristin Van Loon of Minneapolis, Minn. and Casey Hanbury of Chicago; and two great-grandchildren Lilly and Austin Van Loon of Wheatfield.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, at Lake Havasu Memorial Gardens, Lake Havasu City, Ariz.

The family suggests donations in loving memory of Mary be made to Hospice of the Pines, 13175 E. Hwy. 169, Dewey, Ariz. 86327.

Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home, Prescott, Ariz. assisted the family with arrangements.



Posted 6/5/2009