Mildred Masters age 70, 2702 East 600 North Bryant passed away Saturday morning at her residence following a sudden illness. She was born in Hartford City January 1, 1943 the daughter of Dick and Eva Elizabeth (Pommel) Leffingwell. She was married February 22, 1963 to Richard A. Masters who passed away on January 13, 1986. She had managed the Model Clothing Store in Portland with her husband and retired from Jay Products. She was a member of the American Legion Aux. and Portland Moose Lodge. She was a Blackford High School graduate.
Surviving are two sons Bret Masters of Portland and Mark Masters of Bryant, her companion Harold Hesher of Bryant, one sister Hazel Peer of Hartford City, Two grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:30 A.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Paul Isch presiding. Burial will follow in the Limberlost Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 3:00 – 7:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to the Jay County Cancer Society.