The following obituaries were received for Wednesday –
Agnes Marie Fish – Bedford
Agnes Marie Fish, 85, of Bedford, passed away at her home on Monday, June 25, 2012.
Born March 8, 1927 in Monroe County, she was the daughter of Clyde and Elsie (Goad) Wagner. She married Gordon Fish and he survives. She retired from RCA in Bloomington and was a member of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church and a former member of the C.B. Club.
Survivors include her husband of 68 years, Gordon; three daughters, Lana Wray and husband Joe, Linda Olson and husband Larry, Diana Sego and husband Jerry, all of Bedford; one grandson who was raised in the home, Sean Benhan, of Chicago; 9 grandchildren; two sisters, Doris Warren and Helen Reynolds; three brothers, Clyde Wagner Jr., and wife Porshe, Jack Wagner and wife Linda, Kenneth Wagner and wife Cathy.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers-in-law Harvey Warren and Dale Reynolds and a grandson Brian Olson.
A graveside memorial service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Thursday July 5th at Mt. Pleasant Christian Church Cemetery with Pastor David Ferry officiating.
The family asks that friends consider memorial contributions be made to the American Diabetes Association @ www.diabetes.org/Donations.
Friends and family are invited to sign the guest book and light a candle in memory of Agnes at www.daycarter.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Day & Carter Mortuary.
Gladys M. Armstrong – Springville
Gladys M. Armstrong, 88, of Springville, and a resident of Stonebridge Health Campus and recently of Garden Villa, passed away at 3:54 p.m. on Monday, July 2, 2012 at I.U. Health Bloomington Hospital.
Born December 9, 1923 in Pueblo, CO, she was the daughter of Anton J. and Mary H. (Lesar) Germ. She married Harry T. Armstrong on September 10, 1945 and he preceded her in death on May 4, 2004. During WWII, she worked in the steno pool on the Pueblo Airbase where she met her husband. Later, during the 1950’s and 60’s she worked in the office of the Springville Feeder Auction. She attended the Popcorn Christian Church. She was a former member of the Early Birds Extension Homemakers Club and several bridge clubs. She served on the Extension Board, the Extension Homemakers Presidents’ Council and the Lawrence County Welfare Board.
Survivors include a daughter, Janet Armstrong, of Springville; a sister, Thelma Kissick, of Longmont, CO; nieces, Diane Withrow and Cheryl Hoglund, both of CO; nephews, Joe Armstrong and Alan Armstrong, both of Springville and John R. Hochevar and Rand Hochevar, both of CO; several great nieces and nephews and great, great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one son, Kent Armstrong; one sister, Ethel Hochevar; one niece, Leslie Armstrong Wilson Hassfurder and nephew, Mark Armstrong.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 7th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary, with Pastor Dee Kinman officiating. Burial will follow in the Lowder Cemetery in Springville. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, July 6th at the Day & Carter Mortuary.
The family asks that friends consider memorial contributions be made to the White River Humane Society.
Family and friends are invited to sign the guest book and light a candle in memory of Gladys at www.daycarter.com.