RALPH ALEX EDDERS PORTAGE, IN Ralph Alex Edders, age 56 of Portage, IN passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at home. He is survived by his son, Kristian A. Edders of Portage; mother, Olga Edders of Lansing, IL; two sisters: Janet (Jerry) Webb of New Lennox, IL and Sharon (Barry) Cooper of Chicago, IL; two brothers: Larry (Debbie) Edders of Colorado and Walter (Brenda) Edders of Beecher, IL; nieces and nephews: Kelly, Sarah, James, Shannon, and Rodney. Preceded in death by Father, Ralph B. Edders. Funeral services will be held Monday, August 5, 2013 at 9:15 a.m. from the FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, IN and 10:00 a.m. Mass at St. Stanislaus Church, East Chicago with Msgr. John Siekierski officiating. Cremation to follow. Visitation at the FIFE FUNERAL HOME will be from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 4, 2013. Ralph was employed by Arcelor-Mittal Steel Company for 40 years and was a member of Union Local #1010. He was a graduate of T.F.L. High School in Lansing, IL. Ralph will be sadly missed by his family and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations to the son, Kristian, would be appreciated.
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Published in The Times from Aug. 2 to Aug. 4, 2013