DORA M. ARGENTA MERRILLVILLE, IN Dora M. Argenta, age 84, of Merrillville, IN, passed away on Friday, January 25, 2013 at Methodist Southlake Hospital in Merrillville, IN. Dora is survived by her children: Mary (Paul) deBie of Gary, IN, Joseph (Marylou) Gent of Valparaiso, IN, Ruth Argenta of Chicago, IL, Toni Hoyt of Palm Desert, CA, James (Deborah) Argenta of Crown Point, IN, Jan Argenta of Merrillville, IN, John (Gayle) Argenta of Merrillville, IN, and Deborah (Vikki Cortez) of Indianapolis, IN; grandchildren: Justin (Liisa), Jennifer (Steve), Corrin (Jason), Jacob, Sarah (Jason), Caleb, Kyle, Gabriel and Grace; eight great grandchildren; sister, Sara (Gene) Howaniec of Hickory Hills, IL; brother, Charles (Marcy) Davis of Orland Hills, IL; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, J. Marvin Argenta; parents: Lester and Iva Davis; brother, Don Davis and his wife, June Davis; and son-in-law, Mel Hoyt. Dora was a member of St. Joan of Arc Church and a former member of Blessed Sacrament Church. Friends may visit with the family on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Geisen Funeral and Cremation Services, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville, IN from 2:00 to 8:00 PM with a prayer service at 3:00 PM. Friends may also visit with the family on Thursday, January 31, 2013 from 9:00AM until time of Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM DIRECTLY at St. Joan of Arc Church, 200 E. 78th Ave., Merrillville, IN with Rev. Jon Plavcan and Msgr. John Siekierski officiating. Interment to follow at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville, IN. Memorials may be given to: St. Joan of Arc Building Fund or Sisters of Saints Cyril and Methodius, 580 Railroad St. Danville, PA 17821. Sign guestbook or view directions at: www.GeisenFuneralHome.com219-769-3322
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Published in The Times from Jan. 29 to Jan. 30, 2013