Jack Gland, age 83
of Chesterton, IN, passed away on November 3, 2016.
He was born on
November 1, 1933 in Gary, Indiana to James and Doris (Johnson) Gland.
Jack is survived by
his wife of 63 years, Patricia (Gard) Gland; sons, Mark (Donna) Gland, Tim
(Gabriele) Gland and Matthew (Jessica) Gland; daughters, Karen (Bob)
Cunningham, Beth Grundell and Kelly (Craig) O’Brien; brothers, James (Helen)
Gland, Wayne (Alice) Gland and Terry (Diane) Gland; sister, Diane Rader;
grandchildren, Joseph (Jenny) and Alicia Grundell, Jacob (Ashley), Nathan
and Nicole Gland, Zachary Cunningham, Alexandra and Cameron O’Brien;
great-grandchildren, Kyler and Blaze Grundell; and many nieces, nephews,
extended family and special friends.
He was preceded in
death by his parents; brother, Dennis Gland; and sister-in-law, Josephine
Jack loved his
family and the Lord. He was a lifelong Cubs fan, enjoyed reading and
fishing, and was very active in his church. Jack retired from A.A.L./Thrivent
will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, at 12:00 p.m., at St. Paul
Lutheran Church, 106 E. 1100 N., Chesterton, IN, 46304, with Rev. Erich R.
Visitation will be
at the church on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. until the time
of service at 12:00 p.m. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304.
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