Violet Darlene Spicer, 70

Violet Darlene Spicer, 70, of Wabash, died at 6:15 pm, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, at her home.

She was born on Nov. 14, 1950, in Wabash, to William Russell Wood and Violet (Baker) Hall.

Darlene was a 1969 graduate of Northfield High School. She married Ronald A. Spicer in Wabash on May 10, 1975; he died May 16, 2019. She worked 12 years at United Technologies Corporation in Huntington, Indiana. Darlene enjoyed working crafts, crocheting, going to rummage sales, playing bingo and listening to Blake Shelton music.

She is survived by seven children, Laura (Brian) Fogel, Wilburn Spicer, and Robert Spicer, all of Wabash, daughter, Karen (John) Hawkins of Illinois, Ronald H. (Joni) Spicer of Wabash, Edna Cooper of Virginia and Kimberly Spicer of Wabash; 15 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; brother, Bill (Cathy) Wood of Wabash; and two sisters, Beth (Bill) Futrell of Wabash, and Chris Greeley of Clearfield, Ky. 

She was also preceded in death by her parents, and her step father, Wilbur Hall.

Visitaiton and funeral services were Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with the Rev. Richard Olson officiating. Burial was in Center Grove Cemetery, Wabash

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Posted on 2021 Oct 27