Margaret A. Wilshire

Margaret Ann Wilshire, 93, of Warren, IN, and formerly of Van Buren, IN, died Sunday, July 7, 2019, at 12:56 a.m. at Heritage Pointe in Warren, where she resided for many years.

Mrs. Wilshire was a graduate of Van Buren High School. She formerly worked at the Appliance Store in Van Buren, as a housekeeper at Emily Flinn Home in Marion and as a homemaker.

She was born Oct. 26, 1925, in Upland to Walter and Fern Pugh Banter. She married Loren G. Wilshire on Nov. 12, 1950, in Van Buren, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 3, 2006.

Survivors include a daughter, Nila (Wilshire) Reid, of Anderson; a brother-in-law, Ray Forst, of Richmond; and three grandsons, Eric Whirl, of Marion; Travis Whirl, of Winter Haven, FL; and Curtis Whirl, of Davenport, FL.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbie Wilshire, and a son, Dennis G. Wilshire.

Calling is Wednesday, July 10, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Heritage Pointe Applegate Chapel 801 Huntington Ave., Warren. A service to celebrate her life will be held Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Van Buren Central Christian Church, 201 S. First, St. Van Buren, with calling to be held one hour prior. Rev. Dick Case will officiate, and burial will follow in the Gardens of Memory in Huntington County.

Memorials are to Van Buren Central Christian Church, 201 S. First St., Van Buren, IN 46991.

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