Mabel “Polly” Trester

January 17, 2014
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Trester

Mabel “Polly”  Trester, 97,  of Aurora, IN, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2014 in Lawrenceburg, IN.

She was born Wednesday, December 13, 1916 in Illinois, Daughter of the late Chester Moore and the late Grace Smith Moore.

She worked in the Interior Dept. for Aurora Casket Company, retiring after over 25 years of service.

Polly was the oldest charter member of the Aurora Eagles Auxiliary, volunteered at RSVP and Dearborn Adult Center, was a member of the Kitchen Band.  Polly enjoyed helping others and even won the Volunteer of the Year Award.  Her family was her life. She especially enjoyed time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Surviving are children, James (Wife, Wanda) Trester of Aurora, IN, Daisy (Husband, Gary) Watts of Lawrenceburg, IN, Tish (Husband, Lee) Stiegler of Aurora, IN; Grandchildren, Sean Stiegler and Deborah Watts (Husband, Stephen ) Grover, Great Grandchildren, Heather and Jonathan Grover.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Trester, four brothers and one sister.

Friends will be received 5:00 – 8:00 PM, Monday, January 20, 2014 at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.

Services will be held at the Funeral Home, Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow in the Riverview Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana.

Contributions may be made to the Aurora Eagles Auxiliary Scholarship Fund or New Horizons Rehabilitation Day Program Rm # 1.  Please call the funeral home office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.

Visit:  www.rullmans.com

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