Gloria Jean Young (Grammy), age 74, of Garrett, Indiana passed away on Friday, November 11, 2022, at Parkview DeKalb in Auburn surrounded with love by her family.
She was born February 12, 1948, in Kendallville to Walter Wayne Perry and Bonnie Jean (Roland) Perry.
Jean worked at Electric Motors until she retired in 2012.
Survivors include her sister Debbie Perry, of Garrett; son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Jennifer Warfield, of Garrett; son, Brent Warfield, of Garrett; son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth and Angie Young, of Kendallville; one daughter, Katy Relyea, of Garrett; four granddaughters, Kirston (Zach) Delauder, Kelsi Warfield (Dayton Sweet), and Payton Warfield, all of Garrett; Kalli Young, of Kendallville; three grandsons, Zack Warfield and Sullivan Warfield, both of Garrett and Kristopher Young, of Kendallville; 2 great-grandchildren, Jace Delauder and Rylee Delauder of Garrett.
Jean was a huge animal lover and never turned a stray away. She loved her family dearly and was kind to everyone she met. She had a colorful and lively spirit that always brought a smile to the faces of others. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends even if it was just sitting around enjoying each other’s’ company.
A Celebration of life will take place at The Garrett American Legion, 515 West Fifth Avenue in Garrett on November 26, 2022 from 2:00 to 6:00pm.
Memorials donations may be given to the DeKalb Humane Society, 5730 CR 11A, Auburn, Indiana 46706.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.fellerandclark.com and on our Facebook page at Feller and Clark Funeral Homes.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Auburn.