Nona Sappenfield

December 14, 2011

Nona Sappenfield 95 of Frankfort, IN, died at 6:25 a.m. December 14, 2011 at Wesley Manor. Born October 10, 1916 in Marion County, Indiana and adopted by Oscar & Jennie Lind. She married Leo Vance Sappenfield on October 1, 1939 and he preceded her in death on August 13, 1990. Mrs. Sappenfield graduated from Marco High School, Marco, IN. She and her husband moved from Linton, IN to Frankfort when Vance began as editor of the Frankfort Morning Times. Mrs. Sappenfield was a homemaker. Her memberships included; Bethel Baptist Church, First Baptist Church of Frankfort, Delta Theta Tau Sorority, Town & Country Homemakers Club, Friend of the Frankfort Library, was a pink lady at the Clinton County Hospital and a Red Cross Volunteer.

Visitation and Services

Services will be 7 p.m. Friday, December 16, 2011 at the Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be 11 a.m. Saturday, December 17th in Bethel Cemetery, Linton, IN. Donations may be made to the Frankfort Public Library or Charity of Choice.

Survived by:

2 Sons: Jay Sappenfield of Frankfort and Marc Sappenfield & friend Deloris Stoops of Frankfort

Preceded by:

She was preceded by her parents, and two sisters, Mary and Pauline.


5 Condolences for “Nona Sappenfield”

  1. Linda Shepherd Schendel December 15, 2011 at 11:30 am

    Jay and Marc, so sorry for your loss. You mom was always such a nice lady. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers. Linda

  2. Larry Plummer December 15, 2011 at 8:50 pm

    Jay and Marc, I’m very sorry for the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. Larry

  3. Veda/John Van Horn December 16, 2011 at 11:49 am

    Jay & Marc,
    So sorry to hear of your mothers passing, I know you thought you had a few more months with her, may all the good Christmas memories be with you this Season. Thoughts and prayers are sent your way.

  4. Suzie December 17, 2011 at 2:21 am

    Others will mention your loss, and it is huge…I miss my Mom every day…but mostly this is about your devotion to your parents. You stood up and protected them for years. For that, you are my soul mate and friend forever. Be well my friend, Suzie

  5. Sara Myers Moran December 17, 2011 at 1:33 pm

    Marc, so sorry to hear about your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Always remember the good times you had with her and that will help you through this difficult time. Also, lean on your Heavenly Father and know that she is with him now.

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