Douglas James Van Wienen

DOUGLAS JAMES VAN WIENEN VALPARAISO, IN Douglas James Van Wienen, 38, of Valparaiso, passed away Monday, July 15, 2013. He was born November 14, 1974 in Valparaiso to James and Shirley Van Wienen. Douglas graduated from Valparaiso High School in 1993 and received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering Technology from Purdue University Calumet. Doug had been a Technician/ Analyst with Tri-Electronics of Hammond for nearly 13 years. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Doug loved camping and being outdoors with his family having just returned from a particularly enjoyable vacation. His passion for collectible items is notorious within the family and will remain a cherished memory. On December 1, 2001, Doug married Mary Ann Troup who survives along with their children: Kaily Ann Van Wienen and James Austin Van Wienen of Valparaiso; his parents: James and Shirley Van Wienen of Valparaiso; brother, Matthew Van Wienen of Columbus, OH; mother-in-law, Betty Troup of Valparaiso; and father-in-law, Jim Troup of LaCrosse. He was preceded in death by James Austin's twin brother, Shawn. A funeral service will be held Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Rd., Valparaiso with Rev. Steve Driver officiating. Burial to follow at Angelcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church or a .

Funeral Home

Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road Valparaiso, IN 46383
(219) 462-0535

Published in The Times on July 16, 2013