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Doris J. Egly

February 3, 2014

    Doris J. Egly, 95, Decatur, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at her residence.
    She was born Oct. 21, 1918, in Adams County, to the late James H. and Ethel (Wolfe) Andrews. She married Robert E. Egly Feb. 24, 1940; after 62 years together, he passed away Sept. 9, 2002.
    Doris was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church and was a lifelong homemaker.
    She is survived by a son, Jerry R. (Susie) Egly of Columbia City; four grandchildren, Kelly (Eric) Renbarger of Fort Wayne, Jodi (Steven) Widlitzki of Quincy, Mich., Jerry R. (Randalla) Egly Jr. of Fort Wayne and Amy Prince of Austin, Texas; and four great-grandchildren, Taylor and Morgan Renbarger, Logan Widlitzki and Mitchel Egly.
    She was preceded in death by a daughter, Naureen Garwood; four brothers and two sisters.
    Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Haggard-Sefton and HIrschy Funeral Home with Rev. Phil Emerson officiating.
    Burial will be in Decatur Cemetery.
    Visitation will be held from 3-7 p.m. Monday and one hour prior to service, at the funeral home.    Memorials may be made to St. Mark’s United Methodist Church.
    Online condolences may be made at

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