Michelle L. Saunders, 36, of Warren, IN, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.
Mrs. Saunders was a homemaker. She had previously been employed at Onward Manufacturing, in Huntington.
She was born Nov. 25, 1975, in Hicksville, OH. She is survived by her parents, Sam A. (Darlene) Starbuck, of Fort Wayne, and Cheryl L. Fellers Nickels, of Ohio. She married Tony D. Saunders on Nov. 1, 2011. Her husband survives.
Additional survivors include five daughters, Bethany, Brittany, Alanis, Michaela and Hailey; a son, Nathaniel; four sisters, Babette (Ryan) Rakoczy, of Huntington; Dawn (Phillip) Lawrence and Holli (Kyle) Altic, both of Ohio; and Heather (Chad) Seewald, of Fort Wayne; a brother, Jason (Tama) McNaughton, of Fort Wayne; her mother-on-law, Linda Saunders; and her father-in-law, Edward Saunders Jr.
Calling is Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion. A service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, Oct.10, 2012, at 11 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Rev. Tom Datema will officiate. Burial will be at Grant Memorial Park, Marion.
Preferred memorials are gifts to the family for Mrs. Saunders' children.
Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com.