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Melinda (Drudge) Medlen

July 24, 1942 ~ April 13, 2018 (age 75)


Melinda (Diane Drudge) Medlen

Diane Medlen, age 75, Gobles, Michigan died on April 13, 2018 at 1:32 p.m. at her residence.  She had resided there for three years coming from Stephenson, Arkansas.

She was born on July 24, 1942 to Richard and Mary Jane (Lantz) Drudge in Rochester, Indiana.  Diane graduated from Akron High School in 1960.

Surviving Diane are her (4) sons: Richard (spouse Beth) Medlen of Norfolk, Virginia; Jeffery Medlen of Biloxi, Mississippi; Michael (spouse Ann) Medlen of Biloxi, Mississippi; Mark Medlen of Biloxi, Mississippi; (2) brothers: Denny (spouse Cheryl) Drudge of Lafayette, Indiana; Chuck (spouse Darlene) Drudge of Akron, Indiana; Companion: Jack Captain of Gobles, Michigan; special daughter: Diane (spouse Troy) Burnham; (8) grandchildren and (2) great grandchildren

Preceding her in death are her parents.

There will be a graveside service at a later date and burial will be in the Akron IOOF Cemetery.

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Graveside Service

Akron IOOF Cemetery
S 1075 E
Akron, IN 46910

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