Delores I. Endsley

Location - Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home, Van Buren, Indiana | Posted - Wednesday 12 December 2012 - 15:09:45

Delores I. Endsley, 99, of Van Buren, IN, passed away at 3:00 PM on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, IN after a 3 week illness.  She was born on Saturday, March 15, 1913, in Van Buren Township, IN to Mr. August C. and Mary (Briner) Haupthof.  She married E. Thurlow  Endsley on Thursday, December 24, 1936 in Van Buren, IN.  Mr. Endsley passed away in 2001.  At that time they had been married for 64 years.  They spent 26 winters enjoying the warmth and retirement in their Lakeland, Florida home.  Delores was a homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother.  She was a lifelong member of the Theta Club, joining while in her junior year in high school.  Delores was a member of the United Methodist Church of Van Buren.  She was a talented seamstress, an accomplished gardener and avid opossum hunter.  Delores was a very busy resident at Heritage Pointe, she stayed busy making nylon scrubbers, spent many hours in the sewing room making quilts and visiting all of her neighbors.

Survivors Include:
Daughter - Gwendolyn (Ron) Roush, Van Buren, IN
Grandson - Troy (Donna) Roush, Van Buren, IN
Grandson - Todd (Nicole) Roush, Van Buren, IN
Grandson - Tony (Michelle) Roush, Van Buren, IN
Grandson - Rod (Shauna) Endsley, Marion, IN
Granddaughter - Brenda (Kevin) Trees, Upland, IN
Great Grandson - Thomas Roush, Van Buren, IN
Great Grandson - Logen Roush, Van Buren, IN
Great Granddaughter - Krista Roush, Van Buren, IN
Great Granddaughter - Kari Roush, Van Buren, IN
Great Granddaughter - Anna Roush, Van Buren, IN
Great Granddaughter - Alexus Roush, Van Buren, IN
Great Granddaughter - Lauren Trees, Upland, IN
Great Granddaughter - Valerie Trees, Upland, IN
Daughter-in-law - Mary Ellen (Stephen) Hawkins, Van Buren, IN
Daughter-in-law - Carolyn Endsley, Marion, IN
Nephew - James (Nancy) Endsley, Van Buren, IN
Nephew - Donald (Pam) Endsley, Warren, IN


She was preceded in death by:
Father - August C. Haupthof
Mother - Mary (Briner) Haupthof
Husband - E. Thurlow Endsley
Son - Roger M. Endsley
Son - Melvin E. Endsley
Brother-in-law - Richard Endsley
Daughter-in-law - Pat Endsley
Sister-in-law - Elizabeth "Bette" Endsley


Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Heritage Pointe Applegate Chapel 801 Huntington Ave. Warren on Friday, December 14, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

A service to celebrate Delores's life will be at Heritage Pointe Applegate Chapel 801 Huntington Ave. Warren at 3:00 PM on Friday, December 14, 2012 with the Rev. Gerald Moreland officiating.  Interment will follow in the Van Buren Cemetery in Van Buren.

Preferred memorials:  Family Hospice 265 W. Water St. Berne, IN  46711                                     

Arrangements are being handled by Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home in Van Buren.

Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com