Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 462-0535
 Kosanke Funeral Home
105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN  46347
(219) 766-2224
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309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN  46390
(219) 733-2313
Angelcrest Cemetery
and Mausoleum

Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 531-8690

David M. Ransom, 62 of Valparaiso, passed away Monday, December 27, 2021.  He was born on May 12, 1959 in Valparaiso the son of Roy E. and Charlotte (Orange) Ransom.  David retired as a project engineer from Chemitron and previously worked at McDaniel’s Fire Systems.  He enjoyed playing the role of Santa for many locations in the area, David began this tradition at the age of 13.  David was the President of the Illiana Garden Railway Society and loved the outdoors, walking in the woods and mowing grass were favorites.
On May 30, 1981 at St. Paul Catholic Church, Valparaiso, David married Barbara K. Lines who survives along with their daughter, Kathleen (Andy) Ransom-Cuson; brother, Charles Ransom; mother-in-law, Kathleen Lines; and brother-in-law, Donald (Joel) Lines.  He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Robert Ransom; and father-in-law, Robert Lines.
A Celebration of Life will be planned for a later date.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Illiana Garden Railway Society 2700 Valparaiso St., P.O. Box 2386 Valparaiso, IN 46384.

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