Mary Lynne Slonaker 69, of Monroeville, Ind., died at 8:10 a.m. Sunday, July 31, 2016 at St. Vincent Hospice, Indianapolis. She was born December 29, 1946 in Frankfort, Ind., to the late William “Bill” & Winifred (Ward) Kinsler. She married Stephen W. Slonaker on March 31, 1979 and he preceded her in death on November 19, 1996. A former Clinton County resident, Mary Lynne was a 1964 graduate of Clinton Central High School. She earned her Bachelors and Masters degrees at Ball State and her PhD from Indiana State. She was a teacher at Clinton Central for 2 years. Following that, she became a school psychologist, working at Fort Wayne Community Schools for over 40 years. After retirement from full time work in 2004, she then worked part time for 11 more years. Mary enjoyed sewing, reading, travel and spending time with her family.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Friends may visit from 9 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will in Whiteman Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Michigantown School Renovation Project or American Cancer Society.
Daughter: Amanda Slonaker of Fishers, Ind. Son: Josh Slonaker of Chicago, Ill. Sister: Carolyn (Sam) Fields of Michigantown Brother-in-Law: Jeff Barnes of Roseville, Cal. Sister-in-Law: Carol Wilcox of Peru, Ind.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Barnes.