Wendell L. Hart, 80

Wendell L. Hart, 80, of Wabash, passed away at 8:15 p.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at his residence.  He was born in Morgan County on Dec. 30, 1940, to the late Loren Alvin Hart and Ruby (Tumey) Pryor.  Wendell married Marcia A. Allen on Oct. 30, 1980; she survives.

Wendell served in the United States Marine Corp. He worked as a driver for Mile Post and Renzenberger.  He also was a self-employed carpenter. 

Wendell is survived by two sons, Wendell L. Hart, Jr., and Curtis Hart, both of Spencer; two daughters, Arianne (Chris) Hargrove, of Fort Wayne and Dulcie Hart, of Washington; four brothers, Dennis Hart, of Arizona, Dave Pryor, Kevin Pryor, and Richard Pryor, all of Martinsville; four sisters, Jenny Knowlton, Wanda Hickman, and Sandra Barnes, all of Martinsville, and Diana Petro, of Monrovia; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by two daughters, Kelly Jo Snapp and Angel Allen; three siblings, Mary Jane Hart, Lawrence Pryor and Ida Louise Pryor.

A public graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at New South Park Cemetery in Martinsville, Indiana. 

McDonald Funeral Homes, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992, has been entrusted with the arrangements of Wendell L. Hart.

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Posted on 2021 Jun 18