MARY F. BRIDEGROOM CALUMET TOWNSHIP Mary F. Bridegroom, age 86, of Calumet Township passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013. Preceded in death by her husband, Orville Bridegroom Jr.; parents: Oda and Viola Halbrook; brothers: Arthur, Homer and David Halbrook; and sister, Helen Frizzell. She is survived by sons: Phillip (Roberta) Bridegroom of Gary and James Bridegroom of Oklahoma; grandchildren: Phillip (Cori) Bridegroom of Portage, Michelle Bridegroom, Brandy (Mike) Lohse of Valparaiso, Tim (Rachel) Bridegroom of South Bend, and Kenny of Oklahoma; sisters: Shirley Christy of Martinsville, IN, Eva Fuson of Gary, and Bonnie (Glen) Kirk of Crown Point; numerous nieces, nephews, and great grandchildren. Friends may visit Sunday, April 21, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. to time of service at 5:00 p.m. at Rendina Funeral Home, 5100 Cleveland St., Merrillville with Chaplain Craig Forwalter officiating. Private burial on Monday at Calumet Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to VNA Hospice of Porter County.