The Herald Bulletin

May 13, 2013

Lenora Faye Harter

Aug. 9, 1930 - May 11, 2013


MIDDLETOWN, Ind. —  Lenora Faye (Weightman) Harter, 82, a lifelong resident of Middletown, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Community Hospital in Anderson.

She was born on Aug. 9, 1930, in Middletown, and was the daughter of William J. Weightman and Hassell Craig Weightman.

She was employed at Delco Remy as a tool crib attendant, and retired in 2000 after 52 years of service. She was a 1948 graduate of Middletown High School. She was a 50-year member of the Middletown Order of the Eastern Star 110 and was worthy matron in 1980. She was also a member of the Knit Wits at Ball Stores in Muncie, the Middletown United Methodist Church, the Victorian Guild of St. John’s and United Auto Workers Local 662 of Anderson.

Survivors include a son, James L. Harter (Dana) of Middletown; a daughter, Debra Sue (Harter) Parrish of New Castle; a sister, Elnora M. (Witchie) Sutton of Bay City, Mich.; four grandchildren, Megan Casey of Sugerties N.Y., Katherine Nelson (Anthony) of Murfreesboro, Tenn., James Jacob Harter of Middletown, and Candence Chassey-Marie Harter of Middletown; three great-grandchildren, Alex Bailey and Audri Casey of Murfreesboro Tenn., and Starling Adams of Saugerties, N.Y.; special friends, Bill and Patsy Harter and Sara Fitch.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Sarah J. Munden; a son-in-law, James Parrish; and a brother, William Joseph “Billy” Weightman.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home, Middletown.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Order of Eastern Star services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday.

The Ballard family is honored to celebrate the life of Lenora Faye Harter with family and friends.

Memorials may be made to the Middletown EMS or Boy Scout Troop 279.

Post online condolences at www.ballardandsons.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.