WABASH – Mildred Ione "Millie" Mendenhall, 92, of Warsaw, and formerly of Wabash County, died at 1:03 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, at Paddock Springs in Warsaw.  

She was born Sept. 24, 1928, in Miami County, to Melvin and Golda V. Binkerd Coldren. Millie married Dorwin "Buck" Mendenhall on Aug. 10, 1946; he died Dec. 15, 1988.

She worked at the Wabash County Sheriff’s Office, Beauchamp-McSpadden Insurance Office in North Manchester, the ASCS Office and Production Credit. She was a lifetime member of the Warsaw VFW. Millie enjoyed crocheting and enjoyed walking.  

She is survived by two children: Bryan C. (Joyce) Mendenhall, of Claypool; and Marcia L. Parson, of Marion; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Weldon Coldren, of Wabash; and her sister, Lois McKenna, of Vallejo, Calif.  

She was also preceded in death by her parents; son, Rodney Mendenhall, who died April 13, 2020; and two brothers, Donald and Kenneth Coldren.

There will be no services. Burial will be in Friends Cemetery, Wabash, at a later date.

Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.


Preferred memorial is Shop With A Cop.

The memorial guest book for Millie may be signed at www.grandstaff-hentgen.com.