Dohn Wiley, 90

Dohn Frazee Wiley, 90, of Wabash, died at 6:58 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016 at Parkview Wabash Hospital.

He was born Oct. 19, 1926, in Muncie, to Charles and Frances (Frazee) Wiley.

On Sept. 3, 1954, Dohn married Orrel “Dollie” Lochner in Muncie. She died Jan. 22, 2013.

Dohn was a 1944 graduate of Hartford City High School. He attended Wabash Church of the Nazarene. He was a former president of the Soil and Water Conservation Association and former state president of the Associated Milk Producers, Inc.
He lived in LaFontaine for 30 years before moving to Silver Lake in 1984. Then in 2004 he moved to Wabash.
Dohn never met a stranger and enjoyed visiting with people. He loved to sing and was known for his rendition of "Home Sweet Home." He also loved his dogs. 

He is survived by four children Margaret (Dan) Smith of Union City, Ind., Sharon (Lloyd) Hopkins of Dunkirk, Ind., Linda (Dean) Pickett of Freeport, Ill., and Dohn D. (Cheryl) Wiley of Wabash; one brother Phillip E. (Angie) Wiley of Florida; 13 grandchildren, and several great and great-great grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Mark D. Wiley.

Funeral services took place Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor Kirk Johnson officiating.
Burial was at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.

Preferred memorials are Wabash Church of the Nazarene "Believe Fund" or Christian Literature for Africa (CLA), Fort Wayne, Indiana.

The memorial guest book for Dohn may be signed at


Posted on 2016 Nov 08