Shirley L. Alderson

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SHIRLEY L. ALDERSON HOBART, IN Shirley L. Alderson, age 79, of Hobart passed away Monday, August 18, 2014 at the Golden Living Center in Portage. She was born on October 10, 1934 in St. Paul, Virginia to the late Tom and Susie Poolsadlo. She was a longtime Hobart resident and was formerly of Gary. She retired from the Anderson Company after 24 years of service. Shirley was a member of the Hobart Women of the Moose and a former member of the Portage Women of the Moose. She is survived by two children: Dennis (Cheryl) Alderson of Valparaiso, IN; Iris (Keith) Szostek of Hobart, IN; one daughter-in-law, Arlene Alderson of Lake Station, IN; one sister, Juanita Wright of MD; good friend, Bob Baumgardner of Hobart, IN; six grandchildren, several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tedford Alderson; one son, Steven Alderson; one sister, Frances Fields; and one brother, Tom Poolsadlo. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Shirley's honor may be made to the VNA Hospice of Porter County, 501 Marquette St., Valparaiso, IN 46383 or to the Hobart Moose Lodge for the benefit of Moose Heart Care, 143 South Hobart Rd., Hobart, IN 46342. Funeral services are Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel, 600 West Old Ridge Road, Hobart with Chaplain Craig Forwalter officiating. Burial will follow at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville. Visitation is Friday, August 22, 2014 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. with a 6 p.m. Women of the Moose service at Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel. Call (219) 942-2109 or visit us online at


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Rees Funeral Home, Hobart Chapel - Hobart
600 West Old Ridge Road
Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 942-2109
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Published in The Times on Aug. 21, 2014
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