Mary Gunter

June 6, 1927 ~ January 3, 2024 (age 96) 96 Years Old

Mary Gunter Obituary

     Mary E. Gunter, age 96, a resident of Portland, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2024 at her home in Portland. 

     Mary was born on June 6, 1927, in Hartford City, Indiana, the daughter of William Maddox, Sr. and Mary (McCombs) Maddox.  Mary worked for Sheller Globe in Montpelier for 28 years, retiring in 1988.  She was a life member of the DAV.  Mary married Grover Gunter on December 7, 1999 and he passed away on September 21, 2002. 

            Survivors include:

            Her children:  Bobbie Siegrist (husband John) – Portland, Indiana

                                    Darrell Derringer - Portland, Indiana

                                    Deanna Derringer – Portland, Indiana

           Step-daughter:  Mary Weaver (husband Gary) – Bryant, Indiana

           Siblings:  Margaret Oyler – Muncie, Indiana

                            Roberta Riggs – Poneto, Indiana

                            Larry Maddox (wife Karen) -Hartford City, Indiana

                            Charles Maddox (wife Martha) – Hartford City, Indiana

                            Joyce Jenkins – South Bend, Indiana

                             Linda Stroup (husband Paul) – Elkhart, Indiana

            10 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 9 great-great grandchildren

            3 step-grandchildren

     She was preceded in death by her husband Grover Gunter and her children Bill Whitacre and Caryn Radziejewski.

     Visitation will be held on Monday from 2-4 p.m. at Williamson-Spencer and Penrod Funeral Home in Portland.  Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.  Pastor Steve Arnold will officiate and burial will be held at a later date at Wells Cemetery, northwest of Portland.

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January 8, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

Funeral Service
January 8, 2024

4:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371


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