|Birth: ||May 26, 1923|
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 2012|
Gwen A. Michael
May 26, 1923 ~ Oct. 12, 2012
Gwen A. Michael, 89, Upland (and former longtime Gas City resident), died at 11:45 am, Friday, October 12, 2012 in IU Health Blackford Hospital.
She was born in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania to the late Lee and Frances (Burgen) Allis. She married William J .Michael who preceded her in death on February 23, 1984.
She retired from RCA where she worked as cafeteria manager. Gwen was a United States Navy veteran, serving as a nurse during World War II and was a member of the American Legion and the Grant County AmVets, Post 5. She was an avid reader and was a people person. She loved being with her grandchildren.
A private family service will be held.
Survivors: Daughters: Gayle (Walter) Justice Texas
Gerri (Carl) Perry Bluffton, IN
Barbara (Larry) Ball Texas
Cathy Flores Gas City, IN
Sons Terry (Sue) Michael Warsaw, IN
Gary (Deborah) Michael Upland, IN
17 Great Grandchildren
Preceded in death by: Husband, William J. Michael; Parents, Lee & Frances Allis; Brother, Robert Allis; Sister, Nancy Strauss
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Marion/Grant County Humane Society, 505 S. Miller Avenue, Marion, IN 46952 or Cancer Services of Grant County, Tower Suites, 305 S. Norton Avenue, Marion, IN 46953 or a charity of the donor's choice.
(Information obtained through the Local County Clerk's Office.)
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: Mike
Record added: Oct 19, 2012
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