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Gregory Messer

Gregory Dale Messer

Tuesday, March 15th, 1949 - Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Gregory Dale Messer, 70, of Morocco, IN passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Monday, April 15, 2019. He was born in Logan, WV on March 15, 1949 to Curtis Gene Messer and Pearl (Browning) Messer. He was a graduate of Hammond Tech High School in Hammond, IN. On March 14, 1970, in Crown Point, IN he married Roberta Kyle O’Donnell.

Greg was a fork lift operator for Gateway Warehouse in Calumet City, IL for 45 years, retiring in 2015. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Roberta Messer of Morocco, IN; two children, Angela Long of Rensselaer, IN and Anthony (Julie) Messer of Cedar Lake, IN; one brother, Jim (Debbie) Messer of Brook, IN; one sister, Joyce (Larry) Price of Dingess, WV; one sister-in-law, Andrea (Gerald) Barkey of Crown Point; four grandchildren: Joshua Messer of Cedar Lake, Jacob Long of Rensselaer, Patrick Messer of Cedar Lake, and Katherine Long of Rensselaer; two great-grandchildren, Edward Long and Kingston Krull; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Curtis and Pearl Messer; one brother, Herb Messer; and one sister-in-law, RuDel O’Donnell.

Friends are invited to visit with the family on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. at Steinke Funeral Home of Rensselaer. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 12 p.m. at Steinke Funeral Home of Rensselaer with Pastor Zachary Fraley officiating. Interment will follow at Osborne Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Newton County Animal Shelter. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.SteinkeFuneralHome.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    Steinke Funeral Home of Rensselaer
    Address
    403 N. Front St.
    P.O. Box 160
    RENSSELAER, IN 47978
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  • Service

    Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 12:00pm
    Location
    Steinke Funeral Home of Rensselaer
    Address
    403 N. Front St.
    P.O. Box 160
    RENSSELAER, IN 47978
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Central Time
    Officiant
    Pastor Zachary Fraley
  • Interment

    Location
    Osborne Cemetery
    Address
    RENSSELAER, IN 47978
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    Interment immediately following the funeral.

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Miguel Angel Torres

Posted at 01:16pm
Greg was an interesting man to work along side with. I will always remember him for his hard work and for speaking his mind no matter who you were. You will always be missed at Gateway Warehouse.
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Tammy Porter-Mahon

Posted at 11:39pm
My sweet Uncle you will be forever in my heart.My memories of growing up with you and uncle Jim who were more like my brothers.We had so much love and fun.You bought me my first tricycle,took my training wheels off my bike one at a time and taught me how to ride.So many good memories.I will miss you for the rest of my life until we see each other again.
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Forever in our hearts,Joyce,Tammy,Chelsey And Jaycee
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