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irma l. poyser

Posted on Feb. 25, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

Oct. 27, 1917 - Feb. 23, 2013

WOLCOTTVILLE — Irma L. Poyser, 95, of Wolcottville, died Saturday, Feb. 23, at Miller’s Merry Manor, LaGrange.

She was born Oct. 27, 1917, in Clinton Township to John and Elva (Rink) Prough. On Dec. 25, 1938, she married Murray C. Poyser in LaGrange County.

Irma was a homemaker and helped her husband on the family farm.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church of LaGrange, Johnson Township Home Economics Club and Rebecca Circle. She loved to ice fish.

Surviving are her children, Charlotte Dixon of LaGrange and Charles (Diana) Poyser of Wolcottville; grandchildren Jeff Poyser of Wolcottville, Kathy Wonderly of LaGrange and Charles Dixon of Fort Wayne; six great-grandchildren; and brother Karl Prough of Wolcottville.

Her parents; husband; and brothers Allen, Leonard and Lloyd Prough preceded her in death.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Frurip-May Funeral Home, LaGrange. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange.

Memorials may be contributed to First United Methodist Preschool.