Anne Day, 77

Anne E. Day, 77, Wabash, went peacefully to be with her Lord, Thursday, Aug. 7, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. She was born Jan. 21, 1937 in New Orleans, Louisiana to Frank and Katherine (Schmidt) Ineson.

Anne was a 1954 graduate of South Pasadena High School, Pasadena, Calif., attended Taylor University, and was a 1959 graduate of Methodist Hospital School of Nursing, Indianapolis. She was a nurse at Methodist Hospital and at the Wabash County Hospital. Anne married Dr. Richard L. Day on July 17, 1958 in Sullivan, and called Wabash home since 1962.  She was a member of the Wabash Alliance Church. She enjoyed walking, traveling and her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Dr. Richard L. Day, Wabash; two daughters, Lori (Michael) Rose, New Albany, and Lisa (Scott) Jean, Greenwood; three grandsons, Jonathan (Emily) Rose, Georgetown, Ben Rose, New Albany, and Sam Jean, Greenwood; two great grandsons, Huston and Leroy Rose, both of Georgetown; and sister, Alice Diehl, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.  She was preceded in death by her parents and, grandson, Jacob Michael Rose.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 13, at Wabash Alliance Church, 1200 N. Cass Street, Wabash, with Dr. Jim Walker and Rev. David Myers officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Gas City. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m., Tuesday at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, and one hour prior to the service Wednesday, at the church.

Preferred memorials are to the Wabash Alliance Mission Fund or Indiana Wesleyan Nursing Scholarship Fund.

The memorial guest book for Anne may be signed at

Posted on 2014 Aug 08