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Jon W. Guenin

January 19, 1943 ~ February 16, 2020 (age 77)


Jon W. Guenin, 77, of LaFontaine, passed away at 4:56 p.m. on Sunday, February 16, 2020, at his home.  He was born on January 19, 1943, in Marion, Indiana to the late Wayne E. and Dorothy (Spencer) Guenin.  

Jon was a 1962 graduate of Marion High School.  Jon married Karen Schaper on November 26, 1964.  He worked for the Coca-Cola Factory and retired from Preferred Technical Group.  Jon was member of the St. James Lutheran Church in Marion.  Jon was an avid golfer at Etna Acres and Shady Hills.  

Jon is survived by his wife, Karen, of LaFontaine; two sons, Jon E. Guenin, of Lafayette and Ethan W. Guenin, of Altus, Oklahoma; one daughter, Michelle E. (Guadalupe) Sanchez, of Marion; three brothers, Glenn Guenin, of Lincolnville, Gordon (Julie)  Guenin, of LaFontaine and Gary Guenin, of Wabash; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by one daughter, Heiddii K. Guenin, one brother and one sister. 

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 21, 2020 at St. James Lutheran Church, 1206 N. Miller Avenue, Marion, Indiana 46952 with Pastor Randy Glander as the officiant.  Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Marion, Indiana.   

Visitation for family and friends will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at St. James Lutheran Church in Marion. 

Funeral services have been entrusted to McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 South Main Street, LaFontaine, Indiana 46992.  

Online condolences may be sent to the family at


February 20, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
St. James Lutheran Church
1206 N. Miller Avenue
Marion, IN 46952

Funeral Service
February 21, 2020

11:00 AM
St. James Lutheran Church
1206 N. Miller Avenue
Marion, IN 46952

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