Syra J. Stout(1955 - 2013)

Syra J. Stout

Syra J. Stout, 58, of Lafayette passed away on June 11, 2013 at 12:19 p.m. at St. Elizabeth East. Syra was born on January 5, 1955 in Lafayette to the late Shirley and Mary Jane (Shockey) Stout. Syra graduated from Wainwright High School in 1981. She worked as a Library Tech at Purdue University for over 15 years, and then for Lafayette School Corporation as a Paraprofessional. Most recently she worked for Addus Healthcare. Syra loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She loved her animals, reading, and collecting angels.

Surviving are two children, Shannon (husband: Tony) Rogers of Valparaiso, and Autumn (husband: Brandon) Brooks of Lafayette. Also surviving are three siblings, Gordon (wife: Pat) Stout of Lebanon, Dawn (husband: Doug) Wagoner of Lafayette, and Ava (husband: Bob) Englert of Lafayette, six grandchildren, Arís, Anika, Flannery, Max, Ty, and Sonya, and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by one brother, Rex Stout.

Services will be held on Monday, June 17th at 2:00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to the services at Simplicity Funeral Care. Major Jim Irvine will be officiating the service. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Natalie's Second Chance No Kill Shelter. Simplicity Funeral Care entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences at www.simplicity-funeralcare.com.


Published in the Journal & Courier from June 13 to June 14, 2013