Marjorie A. (" Marge " ) Oakley
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Location: 8:40 a.m. at the I.U. Health Arnett Hospital of Lafayette, Indiana
 
 
Age: 85
Date of Birth: Wednesday, November 30, 1927
Birth place: Cardin, Oklahoma
 
 
Father: Robert D. "Bob" Phelps, Sr.  
Mother: Bessie H. ( Hardin ) Phelps  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Monticello, Indiana most all of her life.
Funeral Date: Sunday, November 17, 2013
Funeral Location: 3:00 p.m. Sunday, November 17, 2013, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Rev. Tom Albaum of the First Presbyterian Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: In the I.O.O.F. Riverview Cemetery of rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Marge had lived in Monticello since 1936 coming from Oklahoma. She was a 1947 graduate of the Monticello High School of Monticello, Indiana. Marge had worked for the Old RCA Plant here in Monticello for many years until it closed. Marge then worked at Jordan Mfg. for several years as well. She liked to shop and was a huge pet lover.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the White County Food Pantry. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On October 16, 1954 in Logansport, Indiana, she married William H. "Bill" Oakley. He died March 22, 1993.
Survivors include:
Brother,
Robert D. "Bob" Phelps, Jr. of Monticello, Indiana;

Nieces,
Carolyn Sue "Suzy" (husband Mike) Ford of Monticello, Indiana,
Vicky (husband Larry) Yeakley of Monticello, Indiana,
Anna Lou McClure of Nicholasville, Kentucky,
Cecilia Mae "C - Mae" (husband David) Bastin of Kokomo, Indiana, and
Amy D. (husband John) Newton of Kennewick, Washington;

Nephews,
Doug (wife Luann) Phelps of Monticello, Indiana,
Jerry L. (wife Jean) Phelps of Monticello, Indiana,
Jackie "Jack" (wife Amy) Phelps Jr. of Englewood, Ohio,
Brian L. (wife Monica) Phelps of Monticello, Indiana,
Donald "Don" (wife Sandy) Weida of Monticello, Indiana,
James "Jim" (wife Joan) Phelps of Bluffton, Indiana,
Tommy Joe "Tom" (Susan Pfifner) Phelps of Knoxville, Tennessee, and
Curtis Weida of Carlisle, Indiana;

Several Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces and Great Great Nephews;

Sisters-in-law,
Betty Besser of Kokomo, Indiana, and
Amy Oakley of Kokomo, Indiana;

Brother-in-law,
Robert "Bob" Oakley of Arizona
Preceded in Death:
Mother,
Bessie H. (Hardin) Phelps;

Father,
Robert D. "Bob" Phelps, Sr.;

Husband,
William H. "Bill" Oakley;

Sisters,
Marie Stoker, and
Betty Quasebarth, and
Alice Burns;

Brother,
Cecil Phelps and
Jackie "Jack" Phelps,Sr;

Nephews,
Chester "Chet" Burns and
John Phelps;

Sisters-in-law,
Winnie Walkenhut,
Joan Whiteman, and
Irene Freeman;

Brothers-in-law,
Henry Besser,
Harry Oakley, Jr., and
Orville Oakley.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583-8488.