Harriett Mackel
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Harriett G. Mackel went to be with the Lord on March 14, 2017. She was the beloved daughter of the late Harry & Jesse Gatlin. She was born and raised in Gary, IN. She was a retired educator and administrator of the Gary Community School Corporation. She is also preceded in death by sisters Geraldine (John) Hudson and Rose Smith. Harriett leaves to cherish her memory, her brother Harry T, Gatlin Jr.; sister Gloria Gatlin; aunt Jamesetta (Henry Sr.) Meadows; sister-in-law Curly Gatlin-Adams and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great nephews, cousins, sorority sisters, other relatives and friends. Visitation Monday, March 20, 2017 at 9:00 a. m.- 10:00a.m. with the Delta Sigma Theta Omega Omega Service & Family hour at 10:00 a.m. with funeral service to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at Trinity United Church of Christ, 1267 W 20th Ave, Gary, IN 46407. Officiated by Rev. Dr. John E. Jackson, Sr.

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Published in Post-Tribune from Mar. 17 to Mar. 19, 2017.
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March 21, 2017
My Prayer go out to the family of
Sister Harriett Mackel
Mrs.Berleane Hill
March 20, 2017
Remembering with love and such fond childhood memories a dear friend of my mother. We affectionately called you Aunt Harriett and loved when you visited us on W. 20th Pl. Lord, love on her in a very special way now that she is in Your presence!
Jana, Jon, Jeff Evans
March 20, 2017
I had the pleasure of taking care of Ms. Harriet at symphony of Dyer.... She was a very sweet lady and we became very close upon her stay. She often requested me and refer to me as "her girl" lol. She will truly be missed and I will keep her family in my prayers... Love Tee (cna)
Talarrial Woods
March 19, 2017
Celebrating a life well lived. We will cherish the memories forever.
March 19, 2017
May She Make Her Tent on the Banks of the River Jordan as She awaits the Clarion Call for that Great Getting' Up Morn!
Sister Harriett Washington First A M E
March 17, 2017
I am so sorry to hear of my soror's passing. We both worked for the Gary Schools. You have my deepest and sincerest sympathy.
Natalie Parr Stewart
March 17, 2017
Rest on Aunt Harriet love you!
Rhonda Walker
March 17, 2017
Rest in heaven Aunt Harriett.
Tonya Harris
March 17, 2017
My deepest sympathies for your loss, May the God of all comfort bring your family peace . Romans 12:12
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