Last Updated on October 12, 2020 by Fisher Funeral Chapel

Mildred M. White

Mildred M. White, 85, Logansport, formerly of Crawfordsville, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2020, in Miller’s Merry Manor.

Born March 19, 1935, in Bluford, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Samuel F. and Opal Leone (Arterbern) Wakefield.

On June 4, 1953, in Oblong, Illinois, she was married to Leonard Allen White, Sr., who preceded her in death.

Millie worked as an assembler for EIS. She was a member of the St. Bernard’s Catholic Church.

Surviving are three children: Maria (Richard) Pearson, of Logansport, Leonard (Theresa) White, Jr., Chandler, Arizona, and Ramona “Mona” (Charles) Schimtt, Fort Mill, South Carolina; one brother, Bob (Ila) Wakefield; one sister, Ola Gwen (Wayne) McDaniel, one sister-in-law, Shirley Wakefield; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her siblings, Jack Wakefield, Duane Wakefield and Helen Dingus.

A graveside service will be conducted in Calvary Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Indiana at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 15, in the Calvary Cemetery, Crawfordsville.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services.

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