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Susan Marie (Palin) King

October 8, 1925 ~ March 15, 2019 (age 93)

Susan M. King, 93, of Indianapolis passed away on March 15, 2019. She was born in Newtown, Indiana October 8, 1925 to the late Carl H. Palin and Leah A. (Haas) Palin.

She was a graduate of Purdue University, and was married to August M. King of Indianapolis for 63 years who preceded her in death. She had two brothers, Harmon and Jack both deceased.

She is survived by her sister Jean. She had two children, Mark King and Stephen (Tona) King and two grandchildren, Sloane and Sagan. She loved her family and they loved her; she will be missed.

A family service will be held in Indianapolis at a later date and the family asks that any memorials be directed to the Convoy Preschool or the Van Wert County Humane Society.

Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at

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