John Macken Obituary


Publication: The Muncie Evening Press

Muncie, IN, United States
p. 10, col. 1-2

John J. Macken


John J. Macken, 86, 3006 Devon, died late Wednesday at home.

He was born in Muncie, the son of Peter and Elizabeth Huff Macken, attended St. Lawrence Catholic School and spent his entire life in the Muncie area.


Mr. Macken
Mr. Macken


Mr. Macken was employed more than 47 years with Owens-Illinois Glass Co. prior to his retirement in 1965. He was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church and a life member of Muncie Elks Lodge 245.

Surviving are his daughter, Mrs. William (Barbara) Elliott, Muncie; four grandchildren. Jay Elliott, Yorktown, Jim Elliott, Los Angeles, and Jeff Elliott and Jill Beyerl, both of Indianapolis; his brother, Binford Macken, Detroit, and three great-grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Lawrence Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial will follow in Elm Ridge Cemetery.

Friends may call at Meeks Mortuary 4-8 p.m. Friday

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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:January 12, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;