Sally A. Bockelman

Sally Ann Bockelmann, 80, of Van Buren, IN, and having family in Huntington, IN, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, at 2:33 a.m. at Marion General Hospital in Marion.

Mrs. Bockelman was a graduate of Kingston High School. She was a nurse’s aide at the Marion General Hospital for more than 20 years.

She was born Oct. 29, 1938, in Kingston, NY, to Frank and Sally Ann Bunten. She married Joseph N.  Bockelmann on Aug. 17, 1957, in Kingston, NY, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 27, 2008.

Survivors include a son, Thomas Bockelmann, of Van Buren; two daughters, Sally Jo Parkhurst, of Anderson, and Tina Marie (Greg) Shinholt, of Van Buren; two grandchildren, Tony "TJ" Slagle and Taylor (Josh) Green, both of Van Buren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Nicholas Bockelmann.

There will be a celebration of life at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home in Van Buren.
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