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 Delores “Doris” <I>Brechner</I> Gillis

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Delores “Doris” Brechner Gillis

  • Birth 18 Feb 1919 Indiana, USA
  • Death 31 Dec 2002 Indiana, USA
  • Burial Merrillville, Lake County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 54115041

Obit from Chesterton Tribune on 1/6/2003:

"Delores I. Gillis, of Merrillville died Tuesday, December 31, 2002. She was 83.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Lonnie Gillis of Merrillville; two sons, Robert Koedyker of Warsaw, Ind. and Lonnie Jr. (Peggy) Gillis of Chesterton; a daughter, Linda (Tom) Herbert of Merrillville; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Chester Brechner and two sisters, Betty Lou (Bill) Overhulser both of South Bend and Madelyon Bogart of Indianapolis.

She was formerly the owner/operator of the Kloset Boutique and Delores' Figure Salon both located in Merrillville.

Private family visitation and funeral services, Rev. Nancy Kahaian officiating, were conducted Saturday, Jan. 4, 2003 at Geisen Funeral Home, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville. Interment was at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association."

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  • Created by: Cecilia
  • Added: 25 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54115041
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Delores “Doris” Brechner Gillis (18 Feb 1919–31 Dec 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54115041, citing Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, Lake County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Cecilia (contributor 46619721) .