Daisy P. Long

Jul 2, 1929 - Aug 13, 2013

Daisy Pearl Long, 84, of Ossian, IN, and having family members in Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Ossian Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Long was a homemaker.

She was born July 2, 1929, in Mayfield, KY, to Thomas and Irene Underwood Jackson. She married Jody Richmond Long, who preceded her in death in 1994.

Survivors include two sons, Joe Dale (Janet) Long, of Yoder, and Billy Gene (Sharon) Long, of Fort Wayne; a daughter, Marjorie Lee (Gary) Grant, of Huntington; a sister, Jessie Westbrook, of Midland, MI; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Calling is Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 pm. to 8 p.m. at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Rd., Fort Wayne. A service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at 11 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Highland Park Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network or Ossian Health and Rehabilitation Center's activities and entertainment fund.