Phyllis J. Grimes

Phyllis J. Grimes, 88, of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at 6:35 p.m. at Miller’s Merry Manor, in Huntington.

Mrs. Grimes graduated from Huntington High School in 1947. She worked at Triad-Utrad, in Huntington, as a machine operator for 25 years, retiring in 1991. She was a member of Union Church, in Huntington County.

She was born June 19, 1929, in Huntington to Ray and Isabell Hosler Booker. She married Robert Junior Grimes on Dec. 24, 1947, in Huntington, and he preceded her in death on May 31, 2003.

Survivors include a son, Michael J. Grimes, of LaFontaine; two daughters, Janelle A. (Terry) Beaver, of North Manchester, and Lisa K. (Chris) Schmidt, of Warren; four grandchildren, Dustin Schmidt, Devin Raymond, Sara Beaver and Chad Beaver; and six great-grandchildren.

Calling is Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, from 10 a.m. to noon, with a service following at noon, at Bailey-Love Mortuary, Huntington. Bishop Keith Hughes will officiate. Burial will be at Union Cemetery, Huntington County.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN, 46750.

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