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Marie Kelly Sept. 24, 1922 - Feb. 14, 2017 WAKARUSA - Marie (Lehman) Kelly, 94, Wakarusa, died 4:28 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 at Center for Hospice Care, Elkhart. She was born Sept. 24, 1922, in Wakarusa, to Harrison Benjamin & Ruth (Domer) Lehman. She first married Alfred Jennings Kelly on Nov. 15, 1945 and he died July 1, 1984; she then married Eugene Houck on Nov. 15, 1985 and he died June 27, 1995; she later married Arthur Wicklund on Feb. 14, 2000 and in died in 2003. Surviving are a son, Robert John Kelly, Wakarusa, step-daughters, Betsy (Greg) Stone, Granger, Sally Wicklund, Brooklyn, New York, step-son, Dr. Barry Wicklund, Chicago, Ill., 7 step-grandsons and 9 step-great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death are her parents, husbands, step-son, Fred Houck and a step-daughter, Jean Fino. Marie was a 1940 graduate of Wakarusa High School and a factory worker at Miles Laboratory for 43 years. She was a member of the Wakarusa United Methodist Church, the Union, DAV Auxiliary and the American Legion Auxiliary. Private family services will be held and Pastor Ed Geleske will officiate. Burial will be in Olive (West) Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Wakarusa United Methodist Church, Center for Hospice Care, Elkhart or to the donor's choice. Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret-Lienhart Funeral Home, Wakarusa, is handling arrangements and online condolences may be sent at www.rrefh.com
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