Marjorie S. Sweatland, age 80, of Warren and formerly of Roanoke, passed away Monday, January 6, 2020, at 7:46 am at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, Fort Wayne. She graduated from Roanoke High School in 1957. She worked for General Telephone, Byers Insurance and Fort Wayne Business Products. She was a member of SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Huntington. She enjoyed quilting, knitting, crocheting and genealogy.
Marjorie was born August 15, 1939, in Muncie, a daughter of Edward and Leona (Brown) Flora. On November 7, 1959 she married her beloved husband of 60 years Arthur E. Sweatland in Fort Wayne. He survives in Warren. Also surviving are her mother Leona Flora of Warren, a brother Danny Flora of Roanoke, a nephew Don Flora of Fort Wayne and a niece-in-law Mary Flora of Canton, MI. She was preceded in death by an infant brother Jack Flora and 2 nephews David E. Flora and Douglas E. Flora.
Visitation will be held Friday, January 10, from 9:30-11:00 am preceding the 11:00 am funeral service in the chapel at Heritage Pointe in Warren. Father Tony Steinacker of SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Roanoke.
Preferred memorials are for masses at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church, c/o Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750
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