Dennis M. Chesnut

Dennis M. Chesnut, 68, Michigan City, Indiana, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020, at 4:40 pm in Franciscan Health - Michigan City, Michigan City, Indiana.

A memorial service will be held at 12:00 pm, Saturday, June 20, 2020, at Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City, Indiana. Visitation will be from 10:00 am -12:00 pm, Saturday, June 20, 2020, at the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel.

He was born July 17, 1951, in Valparaiso, IN to the late William A. and Grace Ann (Hague) Chesnut.

Surviving are two sons, Michael Chesnut, Kyle Chesnut; daughter, Casey Stanford; five grandchildren, Elliott, Adelaide, Declan, Ayva, Lily; three brothers, Bill, John, Wayne; three sisters, Cathleen, Pat, Arlene; many nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

Dennis retired after working 30 plus years as a union glazier working for Local Union 460. He enjoyed watching the Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears, and NASCAR. Dennis was an avid "gearhead" who loved turning wrenches on classics and customs; one of his fondest memories was a resto-mod Z28 Camaro he built with his son Kyle.

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