Sarah Marceil (Swoveland) Drake

March 17, 1924 ~ November 3, 2019 (age 95)

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Sarah Marceil Drake, age 95, of Roanoke, passed away November 3, 2019, at 1:33 am at Heritage Pointe of Huntington.  She graduated from Jefferson High School, Elkhart County in 1942, and was a member of Dionne quintuplet Collectors Club and volunteered at the Roanoke Heritage Center. 


Marceil was born March 17, 1924, in Goshen, the daughter of Norman and Minnie E. (Stouder) Swoveland.  On June 19, 1949 she married her beloved husband of 50 years Douglas Drake in Fort Wayne.  He passed away February 1, 2000.  She is survived by a son Dan Drake of Roanoke.


A graveside service will be held Tuesday, November 5 at 2:00 pm at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne. Pastor Ken Thompson will officiate.


Preferred memorials are to Visiting Nurse and Hospice c/o Roanoke Memorial Chapel, 240 Crestwood Dr., Roanoke, IN 46783.

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Graveside Service
November 5, 2019

2:00 PM
Greenlawn Memorial Park
6600 Covington Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

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