October 19, 2013

Dean D. Saunders


---- — Dean D. Saunders, 86, Logansport, passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Chase Center, Logansport.

Born Nov. 22, 1926, in Marion, he was the son of the late Rev. Eldridge and Rosa (Stevens) Saunders. On Aug. 6, 1954, in Larwill, he married Sandra S. Martin, who survives.

Dean was the retired owner of Witmyer’s Restaurant. He was also a World War II Army veteran serving with the 21st infantry in the Philippines and Japan.

Surviving along with his wife are a son, Jerry (Diane) Ware, Sturgis, Mich.; one brother, Gaylord Saunders, Scottsdale, Ariz.; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one brother and three sisters.

By Dean’s request, there will be no services. Cremation has been entrusted to Gundrum Funeral Home and Cass County Crematory.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the Cass County Humane Society.

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