MABEL V. TRUAX(1922 - 2013)

Mabel V. Truax

January 16, 2013

Mabel Truax passed away on January 16, 2013. Born July 21, 1922 in Cloverdale, IN, she was the daughter of Jewell H. Vaughan and Nota Beryl (Todd) Vaughan. She was preceeded in death by her two brothers Millard and Merrill D. Vaughan and an infant son.

Mabel,a graduate of Purdue University, was an educator for 43 years in 4 states and taught at all levels from elementary school to college.

She is survived by her beloved husbad, Kenneth Truax, her daughter and son-in-law, Claudia and Keith Merrill, grandson and wife, Brian and Mandy Merrill, 3 great- grandchildren, Kristin, Hillary, and Thomas Merrill and a nephew, David Merrill Vaughan.

A memorial service celebrating the life of Mabel will be held on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 2:30 pm at the Estero United Methodist Church.

Published in The News-Press on Jan. 23, 2013