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 Mary Jane <I>Ernest</I> Akers

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Mary Jane Ernest Akers

  • Birth 2 Sep 1923 Peru, Miami County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 2 Apr 2013 Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 107942240

Mary Jane Akers, 89, Kokomo, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at her home. She was born September 2, 1923, in Peru, to Edgar D. and Agnes (Hummer) Ernest. On September 30, 1978, she married Jerry Akers, and he survives.

She worked at Haynes International and retired in 1983 after 33 years of service. She enjoyed playing Bingo and playing with her dogs.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her sister, Patricia Miller; half-sister, Jo (Albert) Chakmak; half-brothers, Chuck (Carol) Ernest and James (Theresa) Ernest; brother-in-law, Guy (Charlene) Akers; and nieces, Diane Brown and Denise Farringer.

She was preceded in death by her parents; half-sister, Wanda; and her first husband, William Erbaugh.

The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Ennis officiating. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

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  • Created by: Shirley Cates Teal
  • Added: 6 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107942240
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Jane Ernest Akers (2 Sep 1923–2 Apr 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107942240, citing Sunset Memory Garden, Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Cates Teal (contributor 47848596) .