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William Dennis "Bill" Deem
William "Bill" Dennis Deem HOBART, IN - William "Bill" Dennis Deem, age 67, of Hobart, IN passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020 after a quick battle with lung cancer. Bill is survived by his wife of 28 years, Sherry (nee Mullins); children: Janell (Eric) Gill, Kristy Adamson (nee Kammer), Daniel Deem, Jason (Jessica) Kammer, and Desirae Deem; grandchildren: Tyler Ruiz, Brandon Leon, Derek Stobaugh, Joshua Gill, Natalie Gill, Carter Adamson, Ella Kammer; mother Mary Lois Putman (nee Lovings); step-father Richard Putman; siblings: Richard (Diane) Deem; Bonnie (Del) LaTulip, Laura Hafner, Annette (George) Pettigrew, Suzanne (Eric) Brandt, Renee (Rob) Henderson, Wendy Deem; numerous and loving cousins, nephews, nieces, friends and his loyal dog, Rece. Bill was preceded in death by his father Herman Deem, sister Gracie Petty and nephew Steven Deem. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at BOCKEN FUNERAL HOME, 7042 Kennedy Ave. Hammond (Hessville) IN with Dan Nichols, Minister officiating. Private cremation will follow. Friends are invited to meet with the family for visitation on Sunday, November 22, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Face masks and social distancing guidelines will be required. Bill was a graduate of Merrillville High School class of 1971. He worked at Arcelor Mittal for most of his life. He enjoyed golf and history. He cherished spending time with his family and doting on Sherry, the love of his life. He was a beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend who will be deeply missed. For more information you may call BOCKEN FUNERAL HOME at (219)-844-1600, or www.bockenfunerals.com .
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In memory of
William Dennis "Bill" Deem
William "Bill" Dennis Deem HOBART, IN - William "Bill" Dennis Deem, age 67, of Hobart, IN passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020 after a quick battle with lung cancer. Bill is survived by his wife of 28 years, Sherry (nee Mullins); children: Janell (Eric) Gill, Kristy Adamson (nee Kammer), Daniel Deem, Jason (Jessica) Kammer, and Desirae Deem; grandchildren: Tyler Ruiz, Brandon Leon, Derek Stobaugh, Joshua Gill, Natalie Gill, Carter Adamson, Ella Kammer; mother Mary Lois Putman (nee Lovings); step-father Richard Putman; siblings: Richard (Diane) Deem; Bonnie (Del) LaTulip, Laura Hafner, Annette (George) Pettigrew, Suzanne (Eric) Brandt, Renee (Rob) Henderson, Wendy Deem; numerous and loving cousins, nephews, nieces, friends and his loyal dog, Rece. Bill was preceded in death by his father Herman Deem, sister Gracie Petty and nephew Steven Deem. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at BOCKEN FUNERAL HOME, 7042 Kennedy Ave. Hammond (Hessville) IN with Dan Nichols, Minister officiating. Private cremation will follow. Friends are invited to meet with the family for visitation on Sunday, November 22, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Face masks and social distancing guidelines will be required. Bill was a graduate of Merrillville High School class of 1971. He worked at Arcelor Mittal for most of his life. He enjoyed golf and history. He cherished spending time with his family and doting on Sherry, the love of his life. He was a beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend who will be deeply missed. For more information you may call BOCKEN FUNERAL HOME at (219)-844-1600, or www.bockenfunerals.com .
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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

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  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

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  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

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  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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  • A digital (PDF) certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s Legacy guest book, noting your contribution.
  • An entry in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improving forest health, improving area watersheds, and will provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

Your choice to plant memorial trees not only honors the life and legacy of your loved one but also helps to improve and preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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