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Larry G. Baum of DeMotte

Larry G. Baum, 67 of Demotte, passed away Thursday, August 28th, 2014. He was born July 14, 1947 in Valparaiso, the son of Leland and Minnie (Stolte) Baum. Larry was a US Air Force Veteran and a maintenance worker at Pepsi-Cola in Munster.

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Dorothy June Chandos of Valparaiso

Dorothy June Chandos, 92 of Valparaiso, formerly of Wheeler, passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014. She was born June 27, 1922 in Wheeler, the daughter of Harry Lee and Emma Leona (Taylor) Keene. June attended Wheeler High School and worked in housekeeping at Porter Memorial Hospital. On October 28, 1977 in Valparaiso, she married Ormond “Jack” Chandos, who preceded her in death May 25, 1999. Surviving are her children,

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Donald C. Treadway, Sr. of Chesterton

Donald C. Treadway, Sr. 87, of Chesterton, passed away Monday, August 25th 2014. He was born February 15, 1927 in Hammond, the son of Oscar and Marie (Alexander) Treadway. Don was a carpenter and a member of Liberty Bible Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Jean (Bond) Treadway January 13, 2000. Surviving is his son, Donald C. (Laurie) Treadway, Jr., daughters, Sheryl (Michael) Tomerlin, Donna (Larry) Grennes and Deb (Jim Denney) Davis, grandchildren, Jim and Chris Tomerlin, Patrice Snead, Tiffany Sisneras, Danny and Dustin Treadway, Ryan Grennes, Tim Whiteside and Tammy Greenbaum, 16great grandchildren, 4 great great grandchildren and 2 brothers, Frank of Virginia Beach, VA. and Jack of South Bend, IN. His parents, a brother Gene and a sister Dorothy Whelan also preceded him in death. Funeral Services will be held Friday, August 29, 2014 at 9:30 AM at Bartholomew Funeral Home, 102 Monroe St. Valparaiso, Pastor Bob Nieman officiating. Burial in Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso. Visitation will be Thursday, August 28, 2014, 4-8 PM at Bartholomew Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the VNA Hospice, 2401 Valley Dr. Valparaiso, IN 46383

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Michael O'Malley of Westville

Michael John O’Malley, 48 of Westville, IN., passed away Friday, August 22, 2014 in South Bend. He was born September 6, 1965 in Valparaiso, Indiana to Robert and Mari (Fischer) O’Malley. Michael is survived by his parents, Ron and Mari Popp of Westville, his brothers James and John Popp of Lafayette, aunts Gail Bickel and Pat (Rodney) Heath and Kirk, Julie and Todd Bickel and Jeff and Jenny Heath. He was preceded in death by his birth father Robert. Memorial Service will be held on Sunday September 7, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Bartholomew Funeral Home 102 Monroe Street Valparaiso. Rev. Carol Biggs will officiate. Visitation with family will be from 1:00 pm until time of service which will be held at 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers, please make Memorial Donations to Porter County Animal Shelter, 2056 Heavilin Rd, Valparaiso, IN 46385 or the VNA Hospice, 2401 Valley Dr, Valparaiso, IN. 46383.

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Jose Nicolas “PaPa” Mijares of Valparaiso

Jose Nicolas “PaPa” Mijares, 63 of Valparaiso, passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014. He was born December 1, 1950 in Durango, Mexico, the son of Alfonso and Guadalupe (Zacarias) Mijares. Jose was a semi truck driver and a member of St. Paul Catholic Church, where he was involved in the Hispanic Ministry. Surviving is his wife, Teresa Sherrick-Mijares of Valparaiso, children, Samuel Adam (Kristen) Mijares of Hammond and Guadalupe Emily Ann Mijares of Dyer, grandsons, Noah and Decklan and 2 sons and a daughter from a previous marriage. Also surviving is his sister, Rocio (Xavier) Rodriguez of Chicago, IL. brother Arturo Mijares of Schererville, IN. and 4 brothers and 3 sisters in Mexico. His parents and a sister preceded him in death. A Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1855 W. Harrison Blvd. Valparaiso, Rev. Eduardo Malagon, officiating. A Private burial will be held. Visitation will be Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 2-8 PM at Bartholomew Funeral Home, 102 Monroe St, Valparaiso

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Patsy Tiemann of Valparaiso

Patsy Tiemann, 85 of Valparaiso, passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014. She was born June14, 1929 in Gary, the daughter of Clay and Virginia (Furr) Harmon, who preceded her in death. Patsy was a Registered Nurse and a member of the Nurses Association. On September 2, 1950 in Chesterton, she married Vancil R. Tiemann, who preceded her in death December 11, 1988. Surviving is her son Rick Tiemann, of Westville, daughter Cindy Tiemann, Boulder, Colorado, 4 grandchildren, Nick, Shane, Casey and Jaron, 2 great grandchildren, Aiden and Austin, a brother, Keith Harmon of Hickman, NE. and a sister Nancy Meyers of Rockford, IL. A memorial visitation will be from 10:00 AM until noon, Saturday, August 23rd at Bartholomew Funeral Home in Valparaiso.

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James Robert Hardesty of Orland, Indiana

James Robert Hardesty, 67 of Orland, Indiana, formerly of Valparaiso, passed away Monday, August 18, 2014 at his home. He was born August 30, 1946 in Valparaiso, the son of Robert and Barbara (McClellan) Hardesty. James was a US Army Veteran and a steelworker at Arcelor Mittal Steel. Surviving is his son, Michael J. Hardesty of Union Mills, daughter Rachael Hardesty of LaPorte, his parents Robert and Barbara Hardesty of Wheeler, 3 grandchildren, Ashley, Michael and Emma, his companion Vi Friend of Orland, IN and siblings, Cindy (Don) Davis of Wanatah, Debbie (Don) Poling of Union Mills, Richard (April) Hardesty of Valparaiso and Kay (Bob) Reid of Indianapolis.

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