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Memorial Service Wednesday for Mary Lou Burton, 78

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Mary Lou Burton, age 78 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.

She was born on September 24, 1941, in Valparaiso, IN, to Frank and Eva (Anderson) Tull, both of whom preceded her in death.

Mary is survived by her loving children: Linda (Robert) Wiseman of Chesterton, IN, Tammy (Robert) Sisson of Chesterton, IN, Carl (Nga) Fairchild III of Hanoi, Vietnam, and Daniel Fairchild of Valparaiso, IN; her loving grandchildren: Eric Gilbert, Christopher Fairchild, Cathrina Fairchild, Benjamin Fairchild, Sydney Sisson, and Marney Sisson; three great-grandchildren, her sister-in-law, Barbara Tull of Florida, and by her many nieces and nephews.

She is also preceded in death by her brother, Robert Tull, her sister, Barbara Hultquist and her nephew, Steven Hultquist.

Mary was a member of Augsburg Evangelical Lutheran Church. She worked at Opportunity Enterprises for several years in their group homes. She will forever be remembered for her kindness and great sense of humor.

A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at 8 p.m., at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd St., Chesterton, IN. The family will receive friends for a memorial visitation, from 6 p.m. until time of service, at the funeral home on Wednesday evening.

There will be a private Graveside Service at Chesterton Cemetery.

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Posted 10/21/2019




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