BOURBON — Arlo Mae Secrist, 95, of Bourbon, passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019, in Miller’s Merry Manor, Warsaw.

Arlo was born April 5, 1923, at Plymouth, to Ray E. and Mary E. Anglin Conger. On July 17, 1948, she became the bride of Eugene M. Secrist, who preceded her in passing on Feb. 28, 2010.

She was retired from REMC of Marshall County as an accountant. She was a 1941 graduate of Plymouth High School.

In her spare time she loved painting pictures, reading, watching old movies and especially spending precious time with her family. She was a faithful member of Bourbon First United Methodist Church and attended when able.

Those left to celebrate precious memories of Arlo are her four children: Lynn (and Michael) Gross of Warsaw, Karen (and Richard) Moriarty of Warsaw, Debbie Tucker of Evansville and Jeffery (and Sherri) Secrist of Rochester. She was also blessed with nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Eugene; granddaughter, Lindsey Marie Gross; and two brothers, William and Robert Conger.

The family will receive friends from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, April 5, at Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home, 115 S. Main St. Bourbon. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. in the funeral home, with Pastor Mark Day and Pastor Ken Cook officiating.


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