Inez M. Spilker


Inez M. Spilker, age 92, of Cumberland, passed away March 24, 2011. She was born Nov. 20, 1918 in Indianapolis to the late Elmer and Gertrude (Hause) Wampner.

Inez was a graduate of New Palestine High School. She retired from D.C. Heath Book Publishing and was a homemaker. Inez was a member of St. John United Church of Christ, where she taught Sunday school for many years.

Survivors include her daughter, Darlene Spilker; son, Jim (Diana) Spilker; sister, Arlene Mazuria; sister-in-law, Iona Wampner; grandchildren, Rod (Michelle) Spilker and Gary Spilker; great grandchildren, Jacob and Aaron Spilker; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert Anton Spilker, in 1998; daughter, Donna Edwards; brothers, Ervin, Donald and Mahlon Wampner; and sister, Opal Curry.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, March 27, 2011, at Hendryx Mortuary, 11636 E. Washington St. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 28, 2011, in the mortuary. Burial will be in St. John Cemetery.

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