Louanna Harper

Last Updated on November 17, 2023 by Fisher Funeral Chapel

Louanna Harper, 87 of Logansport, passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2023, in Miller’s Merry Manor.

Born August 12, 1936, in Cass County, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Dorothy (Helvie) Lantz.

On August 17, 1952, in Logansport, she was married to John L. Harper. He preceded her in death October 28, 2020.

Louanna was retired from RBM where she had worked as an assembler.

A loving wife, mother and grandmother, Louanna enjoyed quilting, sewing and cross-stitch. She was an avid reader who loved the challenge of a good jigsaw puzzle.

She is survived by her daughter, Laura (Roy) Kruger, Logansport; her son, Rod (Kathy) Harper, of Kokomo; one brother, Marrill Lantz; five grandchildren, Scott Harper, Brad Harper, Eric Harper, Holley Zimmerman, and John Newton; and thirteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

In addition to her husband and parents, Louanna was preceded in death by one son, William J. Harper; one daughter, Brenda E. Harper; brothers, Roy, Alan, Herbert, and Delmar Lantz; sisters, Audrey Ray, Donna Young, Sherril Gibbs, and Phyllis Merrit.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, November 18 in Fisher Funeral Chapel, where the funeral service celebrating Louanna’s life will begin at 1 p.m. 

Burial will follow in the Mount Hope Cemetery.

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