Marlene Cecil Hinshaw, age 74 resident of Losantville, IN, was called home to be with the Lord on July 5 , 2010 after battling a long illness. She was a patient at Integrity Specialty Hospital, located at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie, IN.
She was born in Richmond, IN. a daughter of the late Loren and Helen Chapman Heath. She had resided in East Central Indiana most of her life. She was a homemaker, and loved being a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was an active member of Union Chapel Congregational Christian Church in Parker City, Indiana, where she played the church organ. She loved the Lord, and her family, and church family. She made hats, gloves, and other clothing items for the under privileged. She always had her heart and home open for those in need.
Left to cherish her memory include her husband; Joe Hinshaw, whom she married May 8, 1953, four sons; Tony Hinshaw (wife, Pam) of Losantville, IN, Jay Hinshaw (wife, Sherry) of Losantville, IN, Larry Hinshaw of Daleville, IN, James Hinshaw of Muncie, IN, eight grandchildren; Chris Hinshaw (wife, Angela) of Indianapolis, Jenny Evans (Husband, Bud) of Muncie, IN, Ashley Hinshaw of Losantville, IN, Brandi Jessee (Husband, Jon) of Losantville, IN, Megan Pegg (Husband, Kyle) of Lynn, IN, Jason Hinshaw of Losantville, IN, Morgan Hinshaw of Yorktown, IN, Louise Castle (Husband, David) of Hagerstown, IN, nine great-grandchildren, she had nine brothers and sisters, living include: Joe Sommers of Portland, IN, Susie Springer of Muncie, IN, Barb Phillips of Washington State, Donnie Heath of Florida, Betty Blakely of Sidney, Ohio, Lucy Beaver of Indianapolis, IN, also many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, one son, Shawn Hinshaw, granddaughter, Jodi Woodroff, brother, Mike Burris, sister, Mary Lou Lande.
Friends may call from 4 – 8 p.m. Thursday at Macer- Hall Funeral Home.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday July 9 , 2010 with son Tony Hinshaw and Pastor Rich Collins officiating. Burial will follow Riverside Cemetery in Losantville, IN
Macer-Hall Funeral Directors: Sam Hall, Gary Hall, and Mike Ragan will conduct the service.
Online condolences may be made to www.macerhall.com