Barbara Louise (Wistain) Vath

Barbara Louise (Wistain) Vath, 71, of La Porte, Indiana passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2020. She was born on November 24, 1949 to Geraldine (Levy) and George Wistain. She was a homemaker.


On October 2, 1971 Barbara married Joseph J. Vath who preceded her in death on January 15, 2015.


Surviving are daughters, Lesley (Ralph) Shrader of Williamsport, Indiana, Alyssa (Jason) Fowler of South Bend, Indiana; grandchildren, Emily, Riley, and Addison Shrader; and her loving dog, Fiona.


Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Monday, December 14, 2020, at Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, 1117 Indiana Avenue, La Porte, Indiana.

A funeral service will follow the visitation at 12 noon Monday in the funeral home. Burial will be at Pine Lake Cemetery.


Masks are required for all who attend. 


Memorial contributions may be made to, Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 or American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, attn. Linda Tiramani, 520 8th. Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, New York 10018.


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