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Shaylor E. King

July 31, 1929 ~ December 12, 2019 (age 90)

Obituary

ELKHART-Shaylor E. King born this date, July 31, 1929 to Ruth (Sensenbaugh) Wise and Earl King in Elkhart, IN passed away quietly in his home with loved ones by his side, on Simonton Lake in Elkhart, IN on December 12th, 2019, from Alzheimer's Disease. He was 90 yrs old. Shaylor was a Veteran of the Navy where he was a metal smith in the Korean War. He was married to Marjorie J Freed (deceased in 2009) on March 15, 1958. He also had 2 sons, Timothy (Kelly) King and Brian King. He had 4 grand children Haley, Austin, Spencer and Bradley King. He was truly the best father and grandpa. He loved going to the grandchildren's school activities and sporting events. He had 5 brothers and 2 sisters, Claude Wise of Elkhart and Ernest Wise of Florida, Nancy Cummins and Betty Shaver both of Edwardsburg, MI. Harold Wise, Clyde Wise and Robert Wise preceded him in death. Shaylor obtained his pilots license in 1972. He had an immense passion for flying and would go as often as possible. He flew John Glenn and Chicago Bears players to charity events, along with patients in critical care to hospitals, all at no charge. Shaylor was the founder and President of QMP, Inc until he retired in 2004. Visitation will be held at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home on Sunday Dec 15, 2019 from 1pm to 4pm and the Memorial service to follow at 4pm. There will be a dinner at Allen's Bristol Street Café to all that would like to come. In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to the Alzheimer's and Dementia Services of Northern Indiana. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Shaylor E. King please visit our Sympathy Store.

Visitation

DEC 15. 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (EST)

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home

700 E. Jackson Boulevard

Elkhart, IN, 46516

[email protected]

https://www.wmzfh.com/

Service

DEC 15. 4:00 PM (EST)

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home

700 E. Jackson Boulevard

Elkhart, IN, 46516

[email protected]

https://www.wmzfh.com/

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