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Stanford L. Hamilton

July 1, 1927 ~ September 7, 2020 (age 93)


Stanford L. Hamilton, of LaFontaine, Indiana, passed on September 7, 2020 at Rolling Meadows Health & Rehab in LaFontaine, Indiana.

Stanford was born to Howard and Mary Margaret (Hambleton) Hamilton on July 1, 1927 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He married Alta Terrel on August 22, 1948. She passed away in 2009. Stanford retired from being a farmer and truck driver. He was a member of the Dora Christian Church. He served in the United States Navy. 

He is survived by 4 daughters, Trudy Kaye Walker, of LaFontaine, Indiana, Mrs. Terry (Toni Lynn) Schaaf, of Marion, Indiana, Mrs. Mickey (Kim Leigh) White, of Terre Haute, Indiana, and Mrs. Larry (Dana Rae) Camble, of Eureka, Michigan; 15 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents, 1 son; Keli Dee Hamilton, 3 brothers, and 4 sisters. 

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 11, 2020 at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 South Main Street, LaFontaine, Indiana 46940, with calling one hour prior to the service starting at 9:00 a.m.  Pastor Mark Wisniewski will be the officiant. Burial will follow at Center Grove Cemetery in Lincolnville, Indiana.

Visitation for friends and family will be from 5:00 - 7:00 pm Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the funeral home.

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September 10, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McDonald Funeral Home
104 South Main Street
LaFontaine, IN 46940

Funeral Service
September 11, 2020

10:00 AM
McDonald Funeral Home
104 South Main Street
LaFontaine, IN 46940

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