Elsie L. Dodson

Elsie L. Dodson, 95, of LaFontaine, IN, and having relatives in Mt. Etna, IN, died Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at 12:20 p.m. in Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Dodson retired from RCA and attended New Life Community Church. She was involved in the CB Social Club.

She was born in Marion to Clarence and Ethel Lloyd. She married Floyd A. Dodson on Dec. 18, 1936. He preceded her in death on May 13, 1997.

Survivors include a daughter, Joan (Larry) Oliver, of LaFontaine; four sons, Ralph Dodson, of Carlisle: William (Kathy) Dodson, of LaFontaine; Floyd Dodson, of Mt. Etna; and Larry Lee Dodson, of Marion; 10 grandchildren, Teresa (Todd) Elderman, Ernie (Penny) Dodson, Natalie, Judy, Shelly (Mike) Eastman, Anita (Charles) Kean, Melissa Marceau, Amanda (Josh) Wood, Jennifer (Shaun) Jordan and Christine (Tony) LaCroix; 12 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Calling is Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, from 10 a.m. to noon at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion, with a funeral service following at noon. Rev. David Grieve and Rev. Joel Simmons will officiate. Burial will be in Gardens of Memory, Huntington County.

Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com.