Faye Harlan, 53

Faye Harlan, 53, of Wabash, died at 6:44 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Parkview Randalia Hospital in Fort Wayne.

She was born July 5, 1966, in Wabash, to Homer and Carol (Bolinger) Penix.

Faye was married to Dennis Harlan in Wabash, on June 30, 2016. She was a cashier for Kentucky Fried Chicken in Wabash. She enjoyed cleaning, doing crafts, hiking, and her dog, Buster Bunny. 

She is survived by her husband, Dennis Harlan; her mother, Carol Penix; her children Amber Penix, Jason (Myka) Kelly, Devin Bessette, and Kayla Bessette, all of Wabash; her step-son, Dennis Harlan, Jr. of Anderson; her siblings, Vicki Case, Mike (Angie) Penix, Homer (Tracy) Penix, Lucille (Ronald) Rutz, Phyllis Hobson, Barb Miller, Linda Penix all of Wabash, Alice Spencer of Kentucky, Teresa Morris of North Manchester, and Amanda Spencer of Wabash; and her 23 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Homer Penix, and brother, Donald Penix.

Visitation and funeral services were Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Pastor Tim Prater officiating.

The memorial guest book for Faye may be signed at

Posted on 2019 Aug 13