Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

November 20, 2013

Mary Jane Scircle

Sept. 23, 1919 - Nov. 17, 2013


Kokomo Tribune

---- — Mary Jane Scircle, 94, Kokomo, passed away at 11:05 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Community Howard Regional Health. She was born Sept. 23, 1919, in Howard County, to Omer and Fannie (Smoker) Wolfe. She married Joseph Fletcher Newton, and he passed on Jan. 19, 1951. She then married Frank Keith Scircle on April 17, 1952, and he passed away on Dec. 5, 1980.

Mary worked for Delco Electronics for over 30 years, retiring in 1981.

She attended Crossroads Community Church and was a member of UAW Local 292. Mary loved to quilt, crochet and garden.

Survivors include children, Lauretta Umbarger, Kokomo, Joyce (Gary) Tackett, Sharpsville, Rebecca (Ronald) Long, Michigantown, Denise Carpenter, Greentown, Sandra (Joe) Birden, Kokomo, and John Scircle, Kokomo; stepchildren, Cathy (Dick) McKinzie, Frankfort, and Danny (Diane) Scircle, Florida; 15 grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Omer and Fannie Wolfe; husbands, Joseph Newton and Frank Scircle; and sister, Louise Newton.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville, with Pastor Kevin Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Albright Cemetery. Friends may call upon the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left at www.stoutandson.com. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted with Stout & Son Funeral Home.