Marjorie A. ‘Anne’ Sickmiller, 84, of Leesburg, Ind., passed away at 9:05 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw, Ind.
She was born on Aug. 12, 1929, in Wabash, Ind., to Walter Porter and Mabel Agnes (Yopst) Schlemmer. She graduated in 1947 from Wabash High School and attended the School of Arts in Chicago, Ill. She was married in 1986 to Earl Sickmiller who preceded her in death.
She retired in 1993 from U.S. Gypsum Company in Wabash after 14 years of service and formerly worked at Data Vue in Wabash, Wabash License Branch and was a Trustee Clerk in Wabash. After retirement she moved to the Leesburg area in 1994. She was a member of the Wabash Christian Church and the Delta Theta Tau Sorority. She also served as secretary of the Lake Tippecanoe Property Owners Association.
She is survived by two daughters: Holly LaSalle, O’Fallon, Ill.; Julie (Art) Reimer, Leesburg, Ind.; a son: Gary (Lynn) Hartman, Russiaville, Ind.; nine grandchildren; ten great-granchildren; and a brother: Robert (Barbara) Schlemmer of Venice, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two sisters: Jean Craft and Lucille Christiansen; and companion: Jim Chapman.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 29, at Owen Family Funeral Home, SR 13 and CR 500 N., North Webster, Ind., with Pastor Dennis Judy officiating.
Memorial bequest may be given to American Legion Post 253, North Webster, IN 46555 or Lake Tippecanoe Property Owners Association P.O. Box 224, Leesburg, IN 46538.