Delora J. “Dee” Mechling

Delora J. “Dee” Mechling, 82, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, at Parkview Huntington Hospital.

Ms. Melching was a 1956 graduate of Ossian High School. She had worked at Estey Piano Factory for five years, Triad-Utrad/Magnetek for 25 years and United Technologies for 10 years.

She was born on May 28, 1938, in Bluffton, to Dale R. and Nora E Maddux Mechling Sr.
Survivors include four sisters, Lillian Mechling, of Huntington, Nancy Mechling-Garringer, of Markle, Gelene Garton, of Bluffton, and Myrtle Sallese, of Johnstown, PA.

Calling will be held Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington. Those in attendance are asked to follow the CDC’s guidelines for social distancing and social gathering limits, and the family requests that all visitors wear face coverings.

A funeral service will be held Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 at 1 p.m. at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel. Interment will be at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Bluffton.  

Memorials may be made to Parkview Huntington Hospice or American Diabetes Association, both in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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