Doris Ann Hurni June 6, 1929 - Nov. 5, 2019

Doris Ann Hurni

Doris Ann Hurni, 90, of La Porte passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at VNA of NWI Hospice Center, Valparaiso.

Doris was born on June 6, 1929, in Walkerton, Indiana, to Kenneth E. and Dorothy A. (Bradford) Hostetler.

On Aug. 20, 1949, at the First Christian Church in La Porte, Indiana, she married Maurice LeRoy Hurni, who preceded her in death on May 1, 2019. Also surviving are her beloved children, David A. (Ann) Hurni of Westville, Michael J. Hurni of La Porte, Susan G. (Harold) Barr of La Porte, and Ken P. (Julie) Hurni of Union Mills; daughter-in-law, Charlotte Hurni of Valparaiso; seven grandchildren, Edward (Kelly) Hurni, Kevin (Rebecca) Hurni, Sarah Romancheck, Douglas (Jess) Hurni, Erin (Breyon) Wilson, Jane Barr and Ben Barr; 14 great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; sister, Bonnie Joyce Mead of Valparaiso; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded by her parents; husband; son, Steven L. Hurni; and brother, Robert L Hostetler.

Doris was a clerk at the Porter County Airport, a secretary at First Christian Church, and also worked at the Union Mills Farm Bureau Co-Op. She was a member of Bethel Presbyterian Church where she served in the evening circle. Doris enjoyed being of service to other people and spending time with family. 

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center with Pastor Gretchen Gibbs officiating. Burial will follow at Union Mills Cemetery. 

A time of visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday at the funeral home. 

Memorial donations may be made to Bethel Presbyterian Church, 110 E. Hamilton St., Union Mills, IN 46382. 

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