April 24, 1935 – October 22, 2018
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Nellaine J. Lich, nee Slager, age 83, of Schererville, IN, formerly of Lansing, IL, went home to her Lord and Savior on Monday, October 22, 2018.
Beloved wife of Vernon A. Lich. Loving mother of Lois (Jeffrey) Fennema, Janet (Larry) Boomsma, and the late Vernon A. (Beverly) Lich Jr. Proud grandmother of Melissa (Mike) Newenhouse, Scott (Jess) Lich, Jason (Meredith) Fennema, Brad (Meredith) Fennema, Kristi (Lance) Beltman, Derek Boomsma, and Jodi Boomsma. Great grandmother of Mackenzie, Kase, Danica, Cohen, Elsie, Christopher, Isaac, Adley and Kaiden. Dearest sister of the late Bill (late Pal) Slager and the late Bob (late Ange) Slager, and sister-in-law of Luella (late Marvin) Witt. Kind aunt of several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents Peter and Jennie Slager.
Visitation Monday, October 29, 2018 from 3:00–8:00pm at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, 3500 Glenwood-Lansing Rd. Lansing, IL (please enter through north doors). Funeral service Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at 11:30am at Bethel CRC with services conducted by Rev. Cal Aardsma and Rev. Herm Schutt. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery – Elwood, IL.
Memorial contributions may be given to Elim Christian Services, Lansing Christian School, Crown Point Christian School, or Illiana Christian High School. Arrangements entrusted to Smits Funeral Home – Dyer, IN. For further information, please contact 219-322-7300.