Wilma J. Savage
June 13, 2008
INDIANA - Wilma J. Savage, formerly of Plymouth, died at 4:30
p.m. June 13, 2008, in Miller's Merry Manor, Warsaw, where she
She was born May 3, 1915, in Bee,
Neb., to Lawrence L. and Mary Kantor Maixner. On March
3, 1955, in Plymouth, she married Cleo R. Savage, who died May
She received a degree as a dental
hygienist from the University of Minnesota in 1943, and moved
to Plymouth in 1949. Beginning in 1957, she worked for
Dr. Arnold Dunfee in Plymouth, providing dental care for 29 years.
He served as president of the Indiana Dental Hygienist
Association and was a former member of Plymouth Chapter of Business
& Professional Women and St. Michael Church, Plymouth. Moving
to Warsaw in 1994, she was a member of Sacred Heart Parish and
was involved in Bible study and the Altar Rosary Society.
Surviving are a daughter, Marie
A. Savage-Kindle, Pierceton; two granddaughters; two great-grandchildren;
two brothers, Joe Maixner, Fort Collins, Colo., and Roman Maixner,
Wisconsin; and two sisters, Frances Jeske, Rio Rancho, N.M.,
and Marie Kelley, Oakland, Ark. She was preceded in death
by a daughter, a sister and a brother.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday
at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw, with the Rev. Father
Paul Bueter officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael
Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home,
Plymouth, is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials to Sacred Heart Parish
or St. Michael Church, Plymouth.
Condolences may be sent to www.johnson-danielson.com