UNION CITY, Ind. - Annabelle Neargarder, 78, of Union City, Ind., died Oct. 31, 2012, at her residence.
She was born June 10, 1934, in Randolph County, Ind., daughter of the late Gilbert and Rachelle Longnecker Retz. Also deceased are one son, Jerry Joe Neargarder in 1986; seven brothers; and four sisters.
A homemaker, she was a member of the Pleasant Hill Christian Church. She took pride in her family, volunteering her time and love of others. She also was a babysitter.
Surviving are her husband of 60 years, Lawrence Neargarder; two sons, Mark Neargarder of Greenville and Ty Neargarder of Pittsburgh, Pa.; grandchildren, Jason Moore, Jessica Noggle, Angie Moore, Michael Thomas, Alex Neargarder and Hailey Neargarder; four great-grandchildren; and one sister, Bessie Geesy of Winchester, Ind.
Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Reichard Funeral Home Inc.,l Union City, Ind., with the Rev. Bruce Bryan officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and one hour prior to services on Saturday. Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice with envelopes available at the funeral home.Online condolences may be expressed at www.reichardfh.com