Arthur Adam Giese,
IV, age 29, of Valparaiso, Ind., lost his battle with bone cancer February
12, 2014, at home with his family.
Adam was born
January 15, 1985 in Valparaiso, Ind., to Arthur and Janice (Billings) Giese.
Adam will be deeply
missed by his surviving parents, Arthur (Ed) and Janice Giese, III; brother,
Austin Giese; nephews, Odin and Von Giese; grandmother, Dorothy Kolakowski
and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in
death by his grandparents Arthur and Irene Giese, Jr., and grandfather, Tony
Kolakowski, and grandparents James and Marguerite Billings.
extreme sports such as BMX, motocross, skateboarding, skiing, kayaking,
surfing and his newest love, his sailboat anchored in Costa Rica.
Visitation will be
held on Wednesday, February 19, 2014, from 3:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Edmonds &
Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton. A private burial will be held
at Blake Cemetery in Portage, Ind.
In lieu of flowers,
memorials may be made to Porter County VNA, 2401 Valley Drive, Valparaiso,
IN, 46383 or The American Cancer Society, Northwest Indiana Office, 130 Red
Coach Drive, Mishawaka, IN, 46545.
may be left for the family at