Donna Pomeroy, age
75 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on September 4, 2017.
She was born on
February 28, 1942, to Thomas and Frances Perry, who preceded her in death.
She was also
preceded in death by her brother Tommy Perry; sister, Pat Ryan and
grandchildren, Nicole Gland and Michelle Pomeroy.
Donna is survived
by her husband Keith of 42 years; sons, Chad (Becky) Pomeroy of Portage, Rob
(Rose) Pomeroy of Porter, Dale (Barb) Pomeroy of Burns Harbor; daughters,
Jessica (Matt) Gland of Portage, Serena (Ivan) Rippe of Westville; and
brother, Jim (Norma) Perry of Elgin, IL. Donna had eight grandchildren, and
She was a lifelong
area resident and a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. She worked over
50 years at ArcelorMittal (Bethlehem) Steel in Burns Harbor.
Donna was known for
her generous spirit and her heart of gold. She was very active in the
community serving in the local VFW #2511 Ladies Auxiliary for over 30 years.
She was also a member of the American Legion Post #170.
A celebration of
her life with family and friends will be held Saturday, Sept. 9, from 4:00
to 6:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway in Chesterton,
with a VFW Ladies Auxiliary service followed by a funeral service,
officiated by Donna’s nephew, Rev. Tim Perry, at 6:00 p.m.