Mildred C. Pfeiffer

Mildred Clara Pfeiffer, 90, of Wabash, and having ties to Huntington, died Friday, July 12, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at her home.

Mrs. Pfeiffer had worked for Big Brothers Big Sisters in Wabash from 1993 to 2000 and worked at Magnetek in Huntington for two years. She had lived in Marion and California before moving to Wabash in 1983.

She was born Jan. 13, 1923, in Lawrenceville, IL, to Granville and Fannie Kimball Bennett. She married Jerry Pfeiffer on Nov. 23, 1958, in Marion. He preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 1977.

Survivors include three children, Dale Estell, of St. Peters, MO, and Anthony Pfeiffer and Sandra Olinger, both of Wabash; three stepchildren, Dennis Pfeiffer and Cynthia Whitehead, both of Independence, MO, and John (Dee) Pfeiffer, of Bunker Hill; 25 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

A service was held on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash. Burial was at the LaFontaine Cemetery.

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