Ada Matchett, 88

Ada Virginia Matchett, 88, Warren, passed away at 4:05 p.m. on Aug. 5, at Heritage Pointe in Warren.

She was born on Sept. 30, 1924, in Harlan, Ky., the daughter of Ralph and Grace (Grable) Quarry.  She married Keith Matchett on Aug. 31, 1947.  Keith passed away in 2007.  Ada was a member of the East 91st Street Christian Church, Indianapolis. She was a member of the Eastern Star where she was a Past Matron. She was a member of the Rural Friendship Home Ec. Club. She was also a member of the International Egg Art Guild and the Florida Southwest Eggers.  She owned and operated the Country Manor for 25 years, which specialized in special order bakery and catering services.

Survivors include a daughter, Rachel (Thomas) Hunter, Indianapolis; a son, Ralph (Rose) Matchett, Huntington; a sister, Mary Mitchell, LaFontaine; two granddaughters, Julie (Joe) Nugent, Columbus, and Tracy Matchett, Portland, Ore.; two grandsons, Bradley (Amy) Matchett, Columbia City, and Adam (Cassidy) Hunter, Indianapolis; and four great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Grace (Grable) Quarry, her father, Ralph Quarry and her husband, Keith Matchett.

Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home, 203 N. Matilda St. Warren on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  A service to celebrate Ada's life will be at Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home, at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, with the Pastor Charles Dye, Jr. officiating.  Interment will follow in the Gardens of Memory in Marion.

Preferred memorials can be made to H.A.T., Huntington Area Transportation, 354 North Jefferson Street, Huntington, IN  46750-2768. 

Arrangements are being handled by Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren. Online condolences may be made at

Posted on 2013 Aug 07