Laura Mae (Wyant) Shropshire

November 7, 1944 ~ January 17, 2022 (age 77)

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Laura Mae Shropshire

(Nee Wyant)  

Hammond, IN

November 7, 1944 – January 17, 2022

Laura Shropshire, age 77, of Hammond entered into the gates of heaven on Monday, January 17, 2022

She is survived by her husband of 59 years George Shropshire; Children: Timothy G. Shropshire, Christopher (Ila) Shropshire, Sherri Nealis; Grandchildren: Robert and Cole Shropshire, Jacob and Kegan Shropshire, Alex Burroughs, and Allyscia Dietz; Great-Grandchildren: Lucas Fuson and Myles Shropshire

She is preceded in death by her parents William and Loretta Wyant; 3 Sisters and 2 Brothers

Friends and family are invited for a time of visitation on Saturday, January 22, 2022, from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Bocken Funeral Home. 7042 Kennedy Avenue, Hammond, IN 46323

Laura was a lifetime resident of the Region. She was a dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother. Her family was her life. She was loved by all and will be missed by many.

For more information, you may call Bocken Funeral Home at (219)-844-1600 or

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January 22, 2022

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Bocken Funeral Home

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