|Birth: ||Feb. 7, 1918|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 2014|
Thelma Elizabeth Day, 96, of Wabash, Indiana, died at 11:20 am, Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Wellbrooke of Wabash. She was born February 7, 1918 in Peru, Indiana to Howard and Anna (Gleason) Hinkle.
She married Nathaniel Day in Peru, on November 26, 1932; he died January 21, 1978. She retired from F.W. Woolworths in Wabash, and was a volunteer and donor for the Blood Mobile Canteen 21 + years. She was a member of Wabash Church of Our Savior United Methodist Church for more than 60 years. Thelma was loved and will be missed by all of her children. She loved them all equal and all of their mates the same. Her children say "We thank God for the life she lived and the wisdom and trust that she passed to us and to our children and grandchildren. Her faith has made us all stronger."
She is survived by 5 children, John (Betty) Day, Joann (Max) Carr, and Mary (Gene) DeLauter, all of Wabash, IN, Donald (Sherry) Day of Marion, Indiana, and Robert (Bonnie) Day of Wabash, 14 grandchildren, Teresa (John) Heitz, John (Brenda) Day, Debra Harden, Gary (Charlotte) Carr, Dan (Rhonda) Carr, Jeanie (Tony) Cooper, Jane (John) Unger, Jack (Angie) DeLauter, and Kris (Dan) Karns, all of Wabash, Jody Batesole of Fort Wayne, Joyce (Darryl) Knotts of Converse, Angie (Dan) Gummere of Bloomington, Indiana, Douglas Day of Marion, and Kathy (George) Wilson of Peru, 24 great grandchildren, and 13 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Husband, 4 sisters and a brother.
Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.
Nathaniel Day (1912 - 1978)
Memorial Lawns Cemetery
Created by: Jim Teegardin
Record added: Mar 16, 2014
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