Jean Whitman

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JEAN WHITMAN (NEE VANSELOW) MERRILLVILLE, IN Jean Whitman, nee Vanselow, age 88, of Merrillville, IN, formerly of South Holland, IL and Roswell, NM, passed away Saturday, August 14, 2014. Beloved wife of the late George C. Whitman. Loving mother of Russell (Joan) Whitman, Phil Whitman, Keith (Lenore) Whitman and Nancy (Robert) Poane. Cherished grandmother of ten and great-grandmother of eight. Dear sister of Grace Nowicki, Howard Vanselow and Roger Vanselow. Preceded in death by her parents Louis and Edith Vanselow. Visitation Wednesday, August 20, 2014, from 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane (Rt. 30 & Pleasant Springs Ln.) Dyer, IN, 46311. Funeral service Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Smits Funeral Home with Reader Jason Whitman of the Church of England officiating. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South - Worth, IL. Memorial contributions may be given to Moody Bible Institute. For further information please contact 219-322-7300 or visit our online guestbook and obituary at


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219 322-7300
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Published in The Times on Aug. 19, 2014
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