Edith I. McMillan, 92, of Wabash, passed away at 1:15 p.m. on Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Rolling Meadow Health and Rehabilitation in LaFontaine. She was born on January 27, 1927, in Huntington County, Indiana, to the late Mason and Ora (Bowler) Keiffer. Edith married Warren T. McMillan on December 20, 1946.
Edith was the 1945 valedictorian of her graduating class at Banquo High School. After high school, she attended Fort Wayne International Business College for two years. Edith was a member of the Banquo Christian Church, the VFW Wabash Post 286 Auxiliary and the LaFontaine Eastern Star 301.
Edith is survived by one son, Albert McMillan, of Wabash; four daughters, Crystal (Ronald Hartley) Coons, of Hartford City, Evelyn McMillan, of Fort Wayne and Ellen (Kevin) Claytor, of Lincolnville; one sister, Deloris Zuber, of Virginia; eight grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Warren, two daughters, one son, one stepdaughter, three brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 South Main Street, LaFontaine, Indiana 46940 with Pastor Harold Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory in Marion.
Friends and family may call from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at the funeral home.
Preferred memorials are to the Juvenile Diabetes Association, www.jdrf.org.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mcdonaldfunerals.com