Abigail Dawn Sinclair, infant daughter of Dustin and Shelli (DeVoe) Sinclair, LaHarpe, passed away Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, at the Allen County Hospital.
She is survived by her parents, Dustin and Shelli (DeVoe) Sinclair of the home; a sister: Chloe Lynn Sinclair of the home; grandparents, Floyd and Mechelle Sinclair, LaHarpe, and John and LeAnna DeVoe, Iola; great-grandparents, Scott and Lorena Leake, Iola, Leon and Becky Sinclair, Iola, Ed and Annette Cole, LaHarpe, Shirley DeVoe, Garnett, and Dora Beachy, Iola; aunts and uncles, Amanda Sinclair, Sheri Taylor, Joseph DeVoe and wife, Jill, Lori Scott and husband, Stephen and Jason DeVoe.
Private family services will be held. Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel, Iola, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.iolafuneral.com.
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