Evelyn Owen-Wargo, 81

Evelyn Ann Owen-Wargo, 81, of Valparaiso, passed away peacefully at home, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019. 

She was born Aug.29, 1938, in LaFontaine, to Charles and Inez (Sirk) Hall.  Evelyn retired in 1996 from Gary Wirt High School, after teaching for over 30 years.

Evelyn is survived by her husband of over 20 years, Bruce W. Wargo; children, Brad (Joni) Owen, Cathy (Ken Gagne) Owen, and Dennis Wargo; grandson, Bradley Owen; sister, Esther (Ray) Terrel; sister-in-law, Alice Hall; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Joseph, Willeta (Ernie), Dale (Mary), Art, and, Earl Hall.

Visitation and services were Sunday, November 3, at Moeller Funeral Home 104 Roosevelt Road,, Valparaiso, Indiana with a funeral service beginning at 2:00 p.m. CST.

Calling hours for friends and family also was Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 S. Main St., LaFontaine.

Services were Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel. Pastor Harold Smith will be the officiant.  Burial will follow at Mount Etna Cemetery.

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Posted on 2019 Nov 06