Lillian Carter Melling Covert

Lillian Melling Covert passed away February 13, 2016 at 5:52 p.m. at Dukes Memorial Hospital, surrounded by her family.

Lillian married Robert Melling on April 6, 1946. Rev. Melling passed away September 2, 1988. They had two children: Sue (Ron) Bennett and Stephen (Dolly) Melling. Grandchildren include: Victoria (Mike) Smith of Muncie, Indiana; William (Amy) Stuber of Peru, Indiana; Stephany (Jamie) Astrup of Peru, Indiana; Jennifer Davis of Logansport, Indiana. She has 15 great grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren.

Lillian retired from the North Indiana Conference of the United Methodist Church as an Audio Visual Librarian in 1988.

Lillian married Franklin Covert on March 6, 1991 at McGrawsville United Methodist Church. Frank passed away on April 3, 1998.

Friends may call from 3:00 to 7:00 PM on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at the Allen Funeral Home in Bunker Hill, Indiana. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 11:00 AM at the McGrawsville United Methodist Church, with Rev. Kenny Cole officiating. Burial will follow at the Springdale Cemetery.