Karlene S. Handy

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Karlene S. Handy, age 79, of Elwood, died Thursday, April 25, 2019, at home in Elwood. Karlene was born Jan. 7, 1940, in Logansport, Indiana, and was the daughter of the late Melvin Fry and the late Mary (Wilson) Fry.
She was a member of the Church of the Heartland, Winamac, Indiana, where she volunteered regularly.
Karlene always enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She love doing crafts, reading, puzzle books, baking and cooking for her family.
She adored rabbits.
She had been employed by Singer Control before her retirement.
Left to carry on her legacy of love are her three daughters, Deidre (Doug) Girton, Debbie (George) West and Kimberly Handy, and two sons, Gary (Chris) Handy and Roy (Donna) Handy. She also has 11 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two grandchildren, Stephanie Thompson and Brittany Swegman.
A celebration of Karlene's life will be 2 p.m. May 4, 2019, in the Church of the Heartland, 890 Indiana 14, Winamac, IN 46996. Friends may call at the church from noon to 2 p.m.
Whetsel Funeral Service is honored to care for Karlene and the Handy family.
Published on April 30, 2019
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JANICE MULLIKIN
May 14, 2019
KARLENE i MISS YOU SO MUCH AND IT HASNT EVEN BEEN A MONTH. I KNOW YOU ARE IN HEAVEN AND I WILL JOIN YOU WHEN THE LORD CALLS ME HOME.

MISSING YOU,

JANICE