Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

January 29, 2014

Alice Betty Farrington

April 9, 1923-Jan. 27, 2014

WARSAW — Alice Betty Farrington, 90, died at 9:55 p.m. Monday at Miller’s Merry Manor. She was born April 9, 1923 in Goshen, to Walter Albert and Zora Fay (Troup) Phillips.

On May 14, 1941, she married Robert E. Farrington. He preceded her in death Oct. 16, 1996.

Alice moved from Milford to the Warsaw area 34 years ago and was a homemaker. She enjoyed watching Wheel of Fortune, doing jigsaw puzzles and reading books. She was a loving mother and grandmother and was just a wonderful person to be around.

She is survived by her son, Robert L. (wife, Marjorie) Farrington of Warsaw; three daughters, Rita Boucher of Skidmore, Mo., Lynda Conner of Fishers and Angelique Uhl of Bourbon. Also surviving are six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two grandchildren.

There will be one hour of calling prior to the 2 p.m. service Friday at Mishler Funeral Home, Milford. The Rev. Steve Ailes will officiate.

Burial will follow in Felkner Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to Riley’s Hospital for Children.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mishlerfuneralhomes.com.

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