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Sue Rose Grossman Marker, 74, formerly of South Whitley, died at 1:53 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Millerâ€™s Merry Manor, Huntington, where she had been a resident since April 2003.
In 2000, she became a resident at Peabody Home in North Manchester.
She was born March 18, 1939, in Allen County, a daughter of William Byron and Marian Emelyn (Enos) Bollinger.
A lifelong resident of South Whitley until 2000, she graduated from South Whitley High School and Manchester College.
On Sept. 27, 1958, she was united in marriage to David E. Grossman. Mr. Grossman died Aug. 11, 1989.
On Sept. 25, 1992, she was united in marriage to Larry Marker. Mr. Marker died Jan. 2, 1994.
She was employed at Augustanâ€“ Irish Patent Attorneys from 1961 until 1967, Whitley County Memorial Hospital from 1967 until 1973 and Dwyer Instruments for four years.
Her memberships included South Whitley United Methodist Church and Order of the Eastern Star.
Surviving relatives include a son, Scott R. (Julie) Grossman of South Whitley; a daughter, Mala R. (Morris) Day of Claypool; a daughter-in-law, LeAnn Grossman of South Whitley; four grandchildren; and a sister, Julia Ann Glass of Indianapolis.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Steven M. Grossman; a grandson, Bryce David Day; and a brother, John David Bollinger.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Smith & Sons Miller Chapel, South Whitley. The burial will be in South Whitley Cemetery. The visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Preferred memorials are to Alzheimerâ€™s Association. Condolences may be sent to www.smithandsonsfuneralhome.com.