Clara Elizabeth Marx Marcotte, 91, died Saturday, March 2, 2013.
She was born Sept. 29, 1921, to John Marx and Dora (Herman) Marx in Mocane in Beaver County, Okla.
She married Norman E. Marcotte Dec. 6, 1939, in Beaver, Okla. He preceded her in death.
She attended Pleasant Valley School in the Panhandle of Oklahoma near Mocane.
She worked at Husky Holland and Wallace Furniture in Peru, Indiana. She retired in 1968.
She is survived by one son, John (Sharon); three daughters, Ruthie Alberta, Betty (Don) Browning and Dorothy (George) Mize; one sister, Alma Griswold and husband, Clifford, Bloomfield, Colo.; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Carl, Aaron, Wilmer (Bill), Sylvestor, and sisters Catherine Spradley, Fern Schaffer, Dorothy McDonald and Emma (Amy) Hammon.
• Services were at 2 p.m. today at Flowers Leedy Funeral Home in Peru, Ind., with Pastor Jamie Zile presiding.
Graveside services will be at 11: a.m. Friday at Graceland Cemetery in Meade.
Memorials are suggested to Allisonville Meadows Activity Fund, 10312 Allisonville, IN 46038-2635.