McCord, age 41, of Valparaiso, IN formerly of Chesterton, IN, passed away at
home surrounded by her loved ones, after a brave battle with cancer, on
Wednesday, June 10, 2020.
She was born in
Valparaiso, IN, on June 27, 1978.
Amy is survived by
her loving husband, Scot McCord and beloved children, Summer, Christian,
Roland, Analise, Mosiah, Genevieve, Rebecca, Michael, Virginia and Declan;
father and step-mother, James & Patricia Johnson; step father, George
Nelson; father and mother-in-law, Scot and Janet McCord; brothers, Matt
(Jodi) Johnson, James (Stacey) Nelson and Anthony Malesevic; sisters, Megan
(Josh) Edwards and Katie (Ryan) Gallagher. She was preceded in death by her
mother, Lynn Nelson and grandparents, Herbert & Velma Johnson (Bumpa and
Amy graduated from
Chesterton High School Class of 1997. She attended college and was working
toward her associate degree. She studied and became certified as a Doula.
She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Amy was talented in crocheting, painting and drawing. She loved the
outdoors, nature and healthy living. Above all else Amy loved being a mother
and a friend, of which she had many.
The family would
like to extend their heartfelt thanks to her many friends and family for
their support during these difficult times. Due to social distancing
restrictions currently in effect, the family will be announcing a Memorial
Gathering at a later date.
Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home in Chesterton is caring for arrangements.
may be made to the family at www.ee-fh.com