Onolee Wertenberger 91

Onolee Wertenberger 91, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, at Parkview Randallia Hospital in Fort Wayne.

She was born in Wabash on May 17, 1930, to Lewis and Kathryn (Gorham) Harmon Sr.

Onolee was a graduate of Wabash High School. She married Donald Wertenberger. He passed away on November 29, 1986. She retired from Duke Energy after working over 30 years in the Huntington office. Onolee enjoyed spending time with her sisters and traveling.

Onolee is survived by three sisters, Janice Lindsay of Springfield, Mo., Lola Harman of Lagro, and Edithann Allen of Northglenn, Colo.

She is proceeded in death by her husband, parents, a brother, and three sisters.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022, at McDonald Funeral Homes, Wabash Chapel 231 Falls Ave., Wabash, with Pastor Kirk Johnson officiating.  Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Marion.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service starting at 10 a.m., at the funeral home.

McDonald Funeral Homes, Wabash Chapel, 231 Falls Ave., Wabash, have been trusted with Onolee Wertenberger’s final arrangements.

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Posted on 2022 Jan 05