Darlene J. Childers

Darlene J. Childers, 82, La Porte, Indiana, passed away Thursday, December 30, 2021, at 8:40 am in her home.


There will be no visitation or services. Cremation has taken place. The Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Michigan City, IN is handling arrangements.    


She was born May 5, 1939, in Michigan City, IN to the late Lawrence and Beryle (Dostie) Kellogg. On February 2, 1986, she married Jack Childers, Sr.who preceded her in death.


Surviving are three daughters, Rhonda Mishler of Mount Pleasant, SC, Wendy Enos of Westville, IN and Charlene Jost of Michigan City, IN; son, Robert Ingelson of Holland, MI; six grandchildren, Ashlee (Randy) Downs, Aimee Mishler, Kaylynn (Kenneth) Jones, Michael Luscomb, Reilly Enos and Logan Enos; and 3 great-grandchildren.


She was also preceded in death by a sister, Susan; and brother James "Porky" Kellogg.


Darlene retired after 14 years as the Kitchen Manager of City Lanes. She loved cooking and baking.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association of Indiana, 115 W. Washington St., Ste 1180 South, Indianapolis, IN 46204. 


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