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Betty J. (Slevin) Thornburgh

July 17, 1962 ~ August 22, 2017 (age 55)

The Piano Brothers

Betty J. Thornburgh, 55, went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Betty was born on July 17, 1962, in Franklin, Indiana to the late Luster Slevin and Mary (Forney) Slevin, who survives. She graduated from Indian Creek High School in Franklin, Indiana in 1981. She married Mark Thornburgh and they enjoyed 28 wonderful years of marriage. Betty worked for many years as a CNA and then worked for Reed's Do It Best in Bluffton for the last 11 years. She was a member of the Full Gospel Church in Dunkirk, Indiana. She loved horses and collected horse figurines. She loved the color blue as much as she hated the color green.

Betty is survived by her husband Mark; mother, Mary; 8 siblings, Mike Slevin, Brown County, IN, Tom Slevin, Franklin, IN, Ann Slevin, Hartford City, IN, Judy (Larry) Summer, Bargersville, IN, Karen Slevin, Franklin, IN, Bobby (Colleen) Slevin, Brown County, IN, John Slevin, Franklin, IN, and Paul Slevin, Franklin, IN; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Luster.

Arrangements for Betty have been entrusted to Armes-Hunt Funeral Home and Cremation Services College Park Chapel, 4601 S. Western Ave., Marion, Indiana, where a visitation will be held on Friday, August 25, 2017, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 7:00 p.m. with Doug Thornburgh officiating. Burial will take place at Weeping Willow Cemetery in Bean Blossom, Indiana on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at 2:00 p.m.

Contributions made in memory of Betty can be made to the funeral home to help the family with expenses. Online condolences may be left at www.armeshuntfuneralhome.com.


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
August 25, 2017

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
College Park Chapel of Armes-Hunt Funeral Home and Cremation Services
4601 S. Western Ave.
Marion, Indiana 46953

Funeral Service
Friday
August 25, 2017

7:00 PM
College Park Chapel of Armes-Hunt Funeral Home and Cremation Services
4601 S. Western Ave.
Marion, Indiana 46953

Graveside Service
Saturday
August 26, 2017

2:00 PM
Weeping Willow Cemetery
Jackson Township
Bean Blossom, IN 46160


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