Doris "June"'s Story
Doris June Wetzel, 90, of Anderson, passed away peacefully, as her daughter held her hand, on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital.
She was born June 2, 1926, in Mohawk and resided in Anderson since 1954.
June was a graduate of Maxwell High School. She worked at Delco Remy, for 32 years, retiring in 1982. She enjoyed watching I.U. and Pacers basketball games. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family. This was an easy thing to accomplish, as many Sundays were spent at her full house, with family enjoying her exceptional cooking.
She is survived by her daughter, Lezlie (Gregory) Mason, of Anderson; siblings, Nedra Jones, of Jupiter, Florida; Bruce (Margie) Whitaker, of McCordsville; grandchildren, Jeremy (Casey) Mason, of Summitville, Matthew (Veronica) Mason, of Indianapolis, and Megan Mason (Jason Gibbs), of Anderson; great-grandchildren, Jeron, Jayden, Jaxon and namesake Katherine June Mason; along with several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Elton Wetzel Jr., whom she married on Nov. 26, 1954; her parents, Lloyd and Vonda Whitaker; her brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Pat Whitaker, and brother-in-law, Cleo Jones.
Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory.
Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home with the Rev. Gary Klinger officiating.
Burial will be in East Maplewood Cemetery, Anderson.
Memorial contributions may be made to National Kidney Foundation.
Online condolences at www.loosecares.com.
Published on February 12, 2017