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DeKalb County Indiana Obituary

Mae B. Slaybaugh Trovinger
Contributed by Roselyn (Mills) Wells

The Evening Star, Tues., April 22, 1969

     Mae B. Trovinger, 81, died at 1 a.m. Tuesday in the Dr. Bonnell M. Souder hospital following a three month illness. She was a patient in the hospital five days. She resided at 702 West Seventh street, Auburn for the last 45 years. She was born in Fairfield township in 1888 and attended Ashley High School. She moved to Auburn in 1906. She married Edwin C. Trovinger Nov. 25, 1911, in Auburn. Mr. Trovinger died March 2, 1956. The couple had four children. They include one son, Roy Trovinger of Fort Wayne; three daughters, Mrs. Howard Renkel, Jeffersonville, Ind., Mrs. Eugene Thomas, 704 West Seventh street, Auburn and Miss Isabell Trovinger of Fort Wayne, and six grandchildren. Her parents were Hiram Slaybaugh and Ada Gonser, both deceased. She had three brothers who proceeded her in death. Mrs. Trovinger was a member of the St. Mark's Lutheran church in Auburn. The arraignments are being handled by Dilgard & Cline funeral home. The funeral will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Rev. George Schuette will officiate with burial in the Woodlawn cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 11 a.m. Wednesday.

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