CROWN POINT, IN - Constance (née Brewster) Dedelow, age 71, of Crown Point, IN passed away September 30, 2017. Connie was born May 22, 1946 in Providence, RI, to the late Kingman and Mary Louise (Phillips) Brewster. Also preceding her in death are her son, Luke Dedelow, and nephew Benjamin Holloway. On May 21, 1978, she married Duane Dedelow, who survives. Also left to cherish her memory are daughter Shannon (James) Eaton, grandson Leo Eaton, stepchildren Duane Jr. (Lori), Doreen, Dawn (Kenneth) Rowland, David, Douglas (Susan), Darryl, Darrin, Dana, Drew (Adrienne); 15 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; and siblings: Kingman (Marcia) Brewster, Deborah Brewster (Benjamin Mendlowitz), Alden (Maria) Brewster, and Riley Brewster.
Connie lived with with, wisdom, and persistence. She loved her show dogs and was dedicated to those she cared for at the St. Anthony Village nursing home where she worked for many years. Connie was deeply loved by Duane and every member of their sprawling family and was a rock of stability at its core. Their Summer Tree Farm was a warm home that was open to all.
Visitation will be Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. at CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME (8178 Cline Ave., Schererville, IN 46375). Funeral services will be Monday, October 9, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME. Burial will be in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens. To leave online condolences, please visit: