Mildred Maxine Deeter, 92, formerly of Somerset, died at 6:40 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 25 at Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center in LaFontaine. She was born to the late Phillipp and Olive (Johnson) Dillinger on Feb. 12, 1921 in Green Castle. She married Verlin Deeter in 1945, he passed away in 1994.
She is survived by two step sons, Ronald "Bud" Deeter and Joe (Sharon) Deeter, both of Wabash; brother, Wayne (Wilma Mae) Dillinger, Ark.; two daughters-in-law, Laureen Deeter, Wabash, and Isabelle Lewis, Lagro; 14 step grandchildren and 26 step great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two stepsons, Max Deeter and Ben Deeter, a brother and sister.
A private family service will be held at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992, with Pastor Ken Goble officiating. Burial will follow the service at Mississinewa Cemetery in Somerset.
Preferred memorials are to New Hope Hospice, 1385 N Baldwin Ave, Marion, IN 46952.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfunerals.com.