Joyce Ann Sorg, 62, of Warren, passed away on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, with family and friends by her side. Joyce was born in Huntington, Indiana on January 26, 1951 to Billy J. and Ferol J. (Kem) DeWeese, both deceased. Joyce married Peter P. Sorg on September 18, 1971 in North Manchester. They recently celebrated their 42nd wedding anniversary by renewing their vows. Joyce, along with her husband, owned and operated P J's Flower & Gift Shop and Ware Brandon Monuments in Warren for 35 years. Joyce was active in Tri Kappa, was a member of the Warren Chamber of Commerce and served on several committees including the Salamonie Summer Festival Committee. Joyce was also a member of the Promotions Committee for Historic Warren. In 2008, Joyce was selected as the Samuel Jones Pioneer Award recipient. She was a member of St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Huntington and served on various committees and projects. Joyce's mission in life was to always help people in any way she could. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. In addition to her husband, Joyce is survived by a son, Zachary Paul Sorg of Indianapolis and a daughter, Christina Marie Sorg-Hudacin of Greenwood; two grandchildren, Violet Soleil Sorg and Cayden Asher Hudacin; three brothers, George DeWeese and Robert DeWeese, both of Warren, and Bill DeWeese of Marshall, Michigan; and one sister, Mary Ellen DeWeese of Warren. Visitation will be held on Monday September 23, 2013, from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM at St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church 860 Cherry St. in Huntington. A service to celebrate Joyce’s life will be held on Tuesday September 24th, 2013 at 10:00AM at the St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church Huntington with Father Ron Rieder officiating. Calling will also take place one hour prior to the service. Interment will be held at a later date at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Huntington. In lieu of flowers, Joyce had requested that donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, Huntington County Right to Life, the Warren Volunteer Fire Department, or your favorite charity. Donations can be mailed in c/o Glancy Funeral Home, P.O. Box 366, Warren, Indiana 46792. Arrangements are being handled by Glancy H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren, IN. Online condolences may be made a www.glancyfuneralhomes.com
Joyce Ann Sorg
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Lora Mae Winters
Lora Mae Winters, 65, of Bluffton, IN, passed away at 6:00 PM on Monday, September 16, 2013 at her residence in Bluffton. She was born on Thursday, April 22, 1948, in Hartford City, IN. She married John W. Winters on Friday, September 08, 1967 in Montpelier. Lora formerly worked at Snug Restaurant in Bluffton, Pizza King in Montpelier, Pak-A-Sak in Montpelier, Dollar General in Montpelier, Torchlight Restaurant in Fiat and delivered the Hartford City News Times for many years.
Survivors include: Husband - John W. Winters, Bluffton, IN., Son - Bryan G. (Lisa) Winters, Muncie, IN., Daughter - Frances (Robert King) Winters, Montpelier, IN., Son - Scott Winters, Montpelier, IN., Son - John E. Winters, Bluffton, IN., Granddaughter - Tosha (Jonathan) Barron, Paris, TN., Grandson - William L. Winters, Bluffton, IN., Granddaughter - Tiffany L. Hurley, Montpelier, IN., Great Grandchild - Eli Barron, Paris, TN and Great Grandchild - Hunter Barron, Paris, TN.
She was preceded in death by her: Father - Roy E. McDaniel, Mother - Lizzie F. (Todd) McDaniel and Sister - Nancy McDaniel.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
A service to celebrate Lora Mae’s life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home at 1:00 PM on Saturday, September 21, 2013 with Pastor Laura High officiating. Interment will follow in the Grant Memorial Park in Marion.
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.
Lloyd "Al" Dawson
Lloyd "Al" Dawson, 87, of Hartford City, IN, passed away at 5:55 PM on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at Bridgewater Centre for Health & Rehabilitation in Hartford City, IN. He was born on Wednesday, June 09, 1926, in Jackson Twp. Wells County, IN. Al was an owner-operator of Al's Repair Service, where he was a plumber, electrician and a carpenter. He was a life member of the Amvets Post 23 in Hartford City. Al served in the US Army during WWII in Germany. He served as a Private First Class throughout the war and was an active solider during the Battle of Bulge. He had been a resident of Hartford City since 1965 and was a former resident of Warren. Al loved fishing, carpentry work, and was especially proud of his children. He enjoyed socializing with the people of Hartford City and was a well know resident in the community. Al attended Alexander School, 5 Pts. School, and was a graduate of Jackson Center High School. He was a member of the Jackson Alumni Association.
Survivors include: 2nd Wife - Marlene (Gray) Dawson, Hartford City, IN., Daughter - Linda (Steve) Briles, Hartford City, IN., Son - Steve Dawson, Indianapolis, IN., Daughter - Donna (Pat) Norton, Hartford City, IN., Daughter - Sandra (Randy) Leer, Bristol, IN., Son - Mark (Pradit) Dawson, Norman, OK., Son - Tim Dawson, Tucson, AZ., Son - Jay Dawson, Hartford City, IN., Daughter - Anita (Fiancé, Gary Langdon) Lambert, Hartford City, IN., Daughter - Carma (Mike) Reidy, Hartford City, IN., Son - Jeff (Thuy) Dawson, Bristol, IN., 29 Grandchildren, 40 Great Grandchildren and 3 Great Great Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his: 1st Wife - Margaret "Maggie" Maxine (Lautzenheiser) Dawson, Father - Harrison McIntire Dawson, Mother - Corina May (Brown) Dawson, Sister - Mabel Booher, Sister - Faye Glessner, Brother - Harvey Dawson, Brother - Charles Dawson, Brother - Ray Dawson, Brother - Glen Dawson, Brother - Gene Dawson, Brother - Earl Dawson, Sister - Ethel Dawson, Sister - Iva Miller, Sister - Fern Palmer, Sister - Mary Brinniman, Brother - Dale Dawson, Brother - Floyd Dawson and 1 Grandchild.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Sunday, September 22, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
A service to celebrate Al’s life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home at 2:00 PM on Sunday, September 22, 2013 with Pastor Chris Neel officiating. Interment will follow in the Asbury Cemetery in Montpelier. Military rites will be conducted at the graveside by the US Army and the Millard Brown American Legion Post #156.
Preferred memorials: Amvets Post 23 902 S. Walnut- Hartford City, IN 47348
Marilyn Jean Brower, 82, of Warren, IN, passed away at 3:53 AM on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, IN. She was born on Saturday, June 27, 1931, in Jewell, OH. She married Glen Brower on Saturday, July 24, 1954 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Mrs. Brower worked at Anthony Wayne Bank and was an Aid at Forrest Park School in Fort Wayne, IN. Survivors Include: Husband - Glen Dale Brower, Warren, IN, Son - Gerry (wife, Margaret) Brower, Bellville, TX, Daughter - Teresa (husband, Sanford) Stanton, Pensacola, FL, Brother - Ned Tanner, Parkersburg, WV, Grandchildren - 6. She was preceded in death by her: Father - Horrace Tanner, Mother - Mildred Tanner, Brother - Joe Tanner, Brother - Frank Tanner, Sister - Marion Lee. Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home 203 N Matilda St. Warren on Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM. A service to celebrate Marilyn’s life will be at Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home 203 N Matilda St. Warren at 2:30 PM on Saturday, September 21, 2013 with Chaplain Ginny Soultz officiating. Interment will follow in the Spring Hill Cemetery in Warren. Arrangements are being handled by Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren. Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com