W. Joe Worster

W. Joe Worster, 72, of Huntington, died Sunday, May 12, 2019, at 8:48 a.m. at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Mr. Worster was a 1964 graduate of East Union High School. He served his country in the United States Navy. He retired from Dana Corp. after 30 years of service. After his retirement he worked several jobs including Clounie Landscaping, Huntington North High School and farming.

He was born June 10, 1946, in Bluffton to Garl and Hope Smith Worster. He married Nancy K. Haney on April 23, 1966, in Markle, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 8, 2018.

Survivors include a daughter, Staci (Doug) Mathias, of Markle; two sisters, Vicki (John) King, of Cape Fair, MS, and Patty Burnworth, of Huntington; two brothers, Curtis (Earlynn) Worster, of Markle, and Larry (Pam) Worster, of Huntington.

Calling is Wednesday, May 15, 2019, from 2 p.m. to  8 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, with Gerald O. Moreland officiating. Interment will be at the Union Cemetery in Huntington County at a later date.

Memorials are to American Lung Association-COPD Research, Visiting Nurse and Hospice or Habitat for Humanity, all in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

The online guest book may be signed at www.myersfuneralhomes.com.