Rose Mary Storer

Rose Mary Thorn Storer, 91, of Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at 5:10 a.m. at The Heritage of Huntington.

Mrs. Storer graduated from Andrews High School in 1940. She worked as a cook at Central Elementary School for 15 years and was co-owner of Country Flowers, in Huntington, for eight years. She was a member of St. Peter's First Community Church and a former member of St. Paul's County Line Church. She was a 50-year member of the Order of the Eastern Star and was guardian of Bethel 27 of Job's Daughters for many years.

She was born Sept. 30, 1922, in Huntington to John and Freida Schenkel Stephan. She married Mark B. Thorn on Nov. 29, 1941, in Bippus, and he preceded her in death in July of 1981. She married John Storer on Oct.13, 1994, in Gatlinburg, TN, and he preceded her in death in 2010.

Survivors include a son, Steven A. (Sharon) Thorn, of Urbana; a daughter, Carla (Greg) Young, of Roanoke; two brothers, Walter "Jim" Stephan, of Huntington, and Carl R. Stephan, of Bluffton; two sisters, Mae Leedy, of Huntington, and Marcella Westfall, of Van Buren; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Calling is Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington. A service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at 10 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Gardens of Memory Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to Kids Kampus in care of Myers Funeral Home.

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