AKRON – Doris Francke Schipper of rural Roann died at 1:37 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2019, at her residence.

She was born Oct. 14. to Carolyn Erni and Francis W. Francke in Jeffersonville. In October 1975, she married Randal E. Schipper in Roann. He survives.

Local survivors include a sister-in-law, Jane (David) Haynes, Akron.

A private memorial service is planned.

A celebration of life gathering with a meal will be held at noon Sunday at the Akron Community Center, 815 Rural St., Akron.

Hartzler Funeral Home, Akron, is assisting with arrangements.


Memorials to the North Miami FFA, 570 E. 900 N., Denver, IN 46926; or Emmanuel Methodist Church.

Visit www.hartzlerfuneralservices.com to share a memory or send condolences.