Marjorie Louise Truelove, 96, of Odon, Indiana, passed away
peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, at Ketcham Memorial Center in Odon. She was
born Aug. 26, 1922, in Daviess County, Indiana, to Charles A. and Lola
(Humerickhouse) Myers. She married Arnold Truelove on Oct. 10, 1963.
Marjorie was a member of the Odon United Methodist Church and the Rebekah
Lodge, where she was Past Noble Grand, Past District Deputy and had received
the highest degree a member can achieve, The Decoration of Chivalry. She was
also a member of the Home Ec. Club, The Town and Country Club and Eastern Star,
where she was Past Matron. Marjorie worked at Dearmin's for 22 years and then
the Daviess County courthouse for three years before retiring.
Those left to cherish the memory of Marjorie are four stepdaughters, Ruth
Wilson of Newburgh, Bonnie (Don) Neukam, both of Loogootee, Violet Herbig of
Texas and Mary Ann (Forest) Fields of Washington; several stepgrandchildren and
stepgreat-grandchildren; nieces Violet Hill, Evelyn Pershing, Barbara Dove,
Shirley McElfresh, Kay Cramer, Sondra Gano, Linda McCallian and Sherrell
Jordon; and nephews Irven D. Myers, Charles R. Myers and Ronald R. Myers.
Marjorie is preceded in death by her husband, Arnold Truelove; two sisters, Ora
Chestnut and Susie Flinn; brothers Dale Myers, Shirley Myers, Charles D. Myers
and an infant brother; and two nieces.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at Odon
United Methodist Church, with Pastor Debbie Payne officiating. Marjorie will be
laid to rest in Truelove Cemetery in Loogootee.
Family and friends may call from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, at the
church and from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday at the
church. An Eastern Star service is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., followed by a
Rebekah Lodge service at 7 p.m. Friday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Odon United Methodist Church.
Envelopes will be available at the church.
All arrangements have been entrusted to Meng Family Funeral Home in Odon.