Dawn Embree

Obituary of Dawn Embree

Dawn L. Embree

July 7, 1974 ~ August 14, 2012

Dawn L. Embree, 38, Marion, died at 2:04 a.m., Tuesday, August 14, 2012 in her residence. She was born in Marion, Indiana to Diana (Modlin) Embree and Robert K. Embree.

She was a bookkeeper, previously working at Ewer & Moritz Accounting. Dawn loved NASCAR and was a huge fan of Dale Earnhardt, Jr., attending as many races as she was able. She loved books. Being an avid reader, she often read several books a day.

Dawn and her family were truly appreciative of her friends at Ewer & Moritz for their love and support during her illness; doing everything they could to help — exemplifying true friendship. Heartfelt appreciation is also extended to everyone at Progressive Cancer Care for their great care, love and support.

Survivors include her mother, Diana L. Embree, Marion, IN; father, Robert K. Embree, Marion, IN; brother, R. Wade Embree, Ft Wayne, IN; maternal grandmother, Louise Modlin, Marion, IN; paternal grandmother, Wilma J. Embree, Van Buren, IN; aunt, Linda (Andy) Whirl, Estero, FL and daughter, Hannah;

Uncle, George Rex Paul II

great aunt, Carolyn (Clyde) Sexton, Warsaw, IN; great uncle, Edwin (Dixie) Snider, Bluffton, IN; several cousins; her pet cats that she adored: Mia, Cali and Lily.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, W.E. Modlin Jr.; paternal grandfather, O.S. Embree; aunt, Linda Paul.

Funeral Service will be at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, August 18, 2012 at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Storey Chapel, 400 E. Main St., Gas City, Indiana with Rick Jett officiating. Burial will be in the Van Buren Cemetery.

Visitation will be Saturday, August 18, 2012 from 11-1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Cancer Services of Grant County, Tower Suites, 305 S. Norton Avenue, Marion, IN 46953.

Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com.

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