LuAnn Wedow, 1933-2021


LuAnn P. Wedow, 88, of La Porte, Ind., passed away Saturday, May 1, 2021.

She was born March 21, 1933, in La Porte to Stanley J. and Anna (Paszkiet) Lenard.

LuAnn was employed with La Porte Community Schools as a secretary at La Porte High School. She was also a homemaker and had been a secretary at Allis-Chalmers. She was an active parishioner of La Porte’s St. Joseph Catholic Church and always put God and family first in her life. She was a devoted wife and mother and found fulfillment and happiness in caring for her family and being with them. She enjoyed baking and always remembered family and friends with special cards and handwritten notes. LuAnn loved to read and for many years enjoyed being an active member of Curves.

On April 26, 1958, LuAnn married Robert J. Wedow. He preceded her in death on Nov. 6, 2018.

LuAnn is survived by a daughter, Susan A. Lestinsky of New Carlisle, Ind., and a son, Robert S. Wedow of St. Joseph, Mich.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 5, at Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, La Porte, where a Parish Rosary will be held at 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 6, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, La Porte, with Rev. Ian Williams officiating. Family and friends may gather Thursday at 9 a.m. at the funeral home prior to the Mass. Burial will follow in Pine Lake Cemetery, La Porte.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 109 C St., La Porte, Ind. 46350.

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One Response to “LuAnn Wedow, 1933-2021”

  1. Garry F Lenard

    May 04. 2021

    Bobby, Sue, your mother was one of a kind. She was always so thoughtful and caring throughout her life. She was always my favorite to hang with at family gatherings. She will be missed but not forgot. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, God bless you.

    Garry, Kathy Jordan

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