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Services Friday for Jean Kresho, age 82

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Jean Kresho, age 82 of Chesterton, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Chesterton Manor.

Jean was born in Gary, Indiana on August 15, 1936, to Richard and Roma Hale, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by an infant son, Allen Robert Kresho.

Jean is survived by her children: Richard Kresho of Florida, Robin (Eric) Bengel of Valparaiso, Robert Kresho of Valparaiso; granddaughters: Erica Bengel and Candice Kresho; 4 great grandchildren; sisters: Sharon (John) Melchori, twin sister, Joan (Gene) Arnold, Judy (Dave) Hernandez, all of Florida; brother, Richard (Ginnie) Hale of Hobart; and many nieces and nephews.

Jean was a custodian at Chesterton High School for 27 years. She always had a smile and a kind word and was beloved by many students who called her “Mom”. Jean was a fan of all sports, but especially a diehard fan of her beloved Cubs. She was proud of her family and was a loving mother and grandmother.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019, at 5:00 p.m., at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Rd., Valparaiso, with visitation beginning at 3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family.


Posted 4/18/2019





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