Doris Falls, age 96
of Chesterton, passed away Friday, March 7, 2014 in Valparaiso, Ind.
She was born July
26, 1917 in Chesterton, to Everett and Waddie (Collins) Wise, who preceded
her in death.
She is survived by
her sons; Lester Borg and Donald Borg both of Chesterton, daughters; Shirley
Borg of Kokomo, Ind., Arnette Borg of LaPorte, Ind., ten grandchildren,
twenty great-grandchildren and thirteen great great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in
death by her first husband, Carl Borg; second husband Nelson Falls; brothers
Arnie, Earl and Oliver Wise and daughter in law Leanna Borg.
Doris was a
“grandma” to many children from China, the Philippines, Pakistan, India and
Africa; who came to the U.S. to study. Doris always enjoyed teaching
children, and taught Sunday school at the Assembly of God Church in Portage,
where she was a longtime member.
will be held Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, with Pastor Bean officiating. Burial
to follow in Chesterton Cemetery.
Visitation will be
held on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at noon at the
may be made to the family, to be distributed to the many groups and
organizations that Doris faithfully supported.
may be left for the family at