Alma M. Lofland

Alma Mae Lofland, 98, of Huntington, IN, died Wednesday evening, Jan. 10, 2018, at the Heritage of Huntington.

Mrs. Lofland was a 1938 graduate of Huntington High School. She retired from Wabash Magnetics in 1983 after 27 years. She then worked in the cafeteria at Horace Mann School until 2000. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Huntington, and Psi Iota Xi Sorority.

She was born Nov. 25, 1919, in Huntington to Russell and Mae Marie Urschel Correll.  She married Bernard E. Lofland on April 5, 1942. He preceded her in death on Feb. 24, 1978.

Survivors include two sons, Tyler (Lorraine) Lofland, of Orange City, FL and Kirk (Patricia) Lofland, of Belleville, IL; five daughters, Sharon Lofland, Yvette (Lynn) Walter and Sheila Wall, all of Huntington; Marsha (James) Thrasher, of Gulfport, MS and Leslie (Lynn) Foust, of Niles, MI; 18 grandchildren, Jennifer (Paul) Scalf, Denise (Mike) James, Melissa Wesco, Natalie (Kip) Thorne, Brent (Tracy) Walter, Heather (Jamie) Grossman, Michael (Beth) Wall, Doug Thrasher, Amy Thrasher, Chris Thrasher, Vada Thrasher, Aaron Foust, Nicole Renaker, Megan Lofland, Ashlee Ramerez, Kaitlyn Lofland, Patrick Lofland, and Matthew Lofland; and 18 great-grandchildren.

Calling is Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, Huntington. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home, with Rev. Lyle Ewing presiding. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Huntington.

Memorials gifts may be made to First Presbyterian Church in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750.