Elizabeth Anne Walker, 60, of Kendallville, IN passed away at 11:22 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at her parent’s home in Kendallville, IN. She was born on July 20, 1958 in Kendallville, IN to Thomas E. & Vonetta A. (Green) Trowbridge.
She grew up in Churubusco and graduated in 1976 from Carroll High School in Fort Wayne. She lived in Fort Wayne most of her life until moving to Kendallville in 2016. She was employed at Park Place Senior Living in Fort Wayne and has worked as a Qualified Medical Assistant and Medical Records Keeper for 40 years at various nursing facilities in the Fort Wayne area.
She formerly attend the Wesley Chapel in Churubusco, in 1976 was named the Turtle Day Queen in Churubusco, and in 2005 she received the National Caregiver Award.
She is survived by:
2 Daughters – Janelle Smith & Violet Hanson both of Kendallville
Son – Jason Green of Fort Wayne
11 Grandchildren & 1 Gt. Granddaughter
Parents – Tom & Vonetta Trowbridge of Kendallville
2 Sisters – Deborah (Robert) Boylan & Lorraine (Bruce) Shanabarger both of Churubusco
Brother – Tom Trowbridge Jr. of Fort Wayne
She was preceded in death by her grandson – Tyler Smith and brother - Bret Howard Trowbridge.
Visitation will be from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019 at Hite Funeral Home, 403 S Main St, Kendallville, IN. Graveside burial service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Lake View Cemetery, 1061 Riley Rd, Kendallville, IN. Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN is in charge of all arrangements.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Elizabeth Walker Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN 46567.
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