Henry Lorton Jr.

Henry Lorton Jr.

RICHMOND, Ind. - Henry Lorton Jr., age 82, of Richmond, died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011, at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation in Greenfield, Ind.

Born July 29, 1929, in New Castle, Ind., to Henry Clarence and Sylvia May Wilkinson Lorton, he lived in Richmond most of his life. Henry served in the Army Reserves and retired from Dana Corp. after 30 years. He enjoyed bowling, traveling and automobiles.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Doris Ann Crim Lorton; daughter, Julie (Alan) Rowland of Indianapolis; granddaughters, Christina Rowland and Sara Lorton McKee, both of Indianapolis; nieces; nephews; cousins; and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his son, Bradford Lorton; his parents; four brothers and seven sisters.

Visitation for Henry Lorton Jr. will be from 4-7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road W., Richmond. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.



Funeral Home

Doan & Mills Funeral Home
790 National Road West Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 966-0596

Published in The Palladium-Item on Aug. 20, 2011