M. Louise Thorn

M. Louise Thorn, 88, of Huntington, IN, died on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, at 1:18 p.m. at her residence.

Mrs. Thorn was a 1943 graduate of Huntington High School. She was a member of the Central Christian Church and the Huntington Women's Club. She had worked at Miller's Drugstore, The Lucille Shop, Orton Crane and the Huntington Water Department, retiring in 2001.

She was born Nov. 1, 1925 in McBain, MI, to Harry and Frances Hughes Haverman. She married Virgil "Dutch" Thorn on April 19, 1944, in Huntington. He preceded her in death on Feb. 18, 2013.

Survivors include two sons, Pete (Marilyn) Thorn of Challis, ID, and Sam (Ruby) Thorn, of Fort Wayne; a daughter, Peg Smallwood, of Huntington; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.

Calling will be Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Central Christian Church, 500 MacGahan St., Huntington, with a memorial service following at 1 p.m. at the church. Rev. Chris Hayden and Dr. Sam Young will officiate. Interment will take place at a later date at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to Central Christian Church or to Family Hospice, both in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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