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August 23, 2012

Wanda Jean Wyrick

LOGANSPORT — Wanda Jean Wyrick, 87, Logansport, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, in St. Anthony’s Healthcare Center, Lafayette.

Born Jan. 2, 1925, in Logansport, she was the daughter of the late Floyd H. Galloway and the late Rosalee A. Blanton Galloway Clary.

She was also the stepdaughter of the late Virgil Clary.

She was married in Martinsville to Marvin W. Wyrick. He preceded her in death April 19, 1990.

Jean was a graduate of Greenwood High School. She worked as a clerk at Sears for many years.

Jean was a member of the Baptist Temple, where she taught Sunday school. She was also a member of the Mary Dykeman Guild and loved volunteering at Memorial Hospital. She enjoyed traveling and was a part of the Good Times travel club. For many years, Jean worked on the election board. She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Surviving are three daughters, Marvagene Cummings,  Kokomo, Connie (Carl) Dunbar, Lafayette, and Debra (David) Lovett, Grand Prairie, Texas; two half brothers, Donald Galloway, Alice, Texas, and Richard Galloway, Corpus Christi, Texas; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Fisher Funeral Chapel, with Pastor Howard Wade officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Friends may call from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral chapel, where the VFW Ladies Auxiliary will conduct a service at 4 p.m.

Contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation and Alzheimer’s Association.

You may light a candle, share condolences in her guest book and view her video tribute at www.fisherfuneralchapel.com.

 

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