Mary Drook, 106

Mary Lucille Drook, 106, of Wabash, passed away on Friday, Dec. 29, 2017 at 2:10 a.m. at Miller’s Merry Manor, East. 

She was born in Grant County to the late Otto and Cleo (Lake) Renbarger on Dec. 30, 1910.

Lucille married Donald C. Drook on Aug. 28, 1931, and she spent her life taking care of her family working as a homemaker.

Lucille is survived by her son, Leonard (Mary) Drook, Wabash; three grandchildren, Cathy (Mel Crichton) Drook, Indianapolis, Amy Drook, Peru and Jeff Claire, Watseka, Ill.; seven great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. 

She is preceded in death by her husband, Donald, three grandchildren: Donald Drook, Richard Drook and Marybeth (Drook) Claire and one brother.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Ave., Wabash with Pastor Brad Wright officiating.  Burial was at Thrailkill Cemetery, Swayzee.  Visitation was Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to made in the memory of Marybeth (Drook) Claire for cancer research to the Wabash County Cancer Society.

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Posted on 2018 Jan 02