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Eloise A Platter

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Eloise A. Platter, 90, of Hamilton, died Sunday November 20, 2022 at the Laurels of DeKalb in Butler. Eloise was born March 13, 1932 in Steuben County to Harold and Viola (Crowl) Beard. She was the former owner of Decatur Michigan Lumber, worked at Marshall Clothing in Butler and Hamilton Lumber. She was member of the Hamilton Church of Christ and the Friends of the Butler Library. Eloise married Keith Platter on July 18, 1966 in Fremont and he preceded her in death on June 12, 2018. Survivors include five sons, David (Jackie) Richardson of Hamilton, Michael (Wendy) Richardson of Hamilton, Keith Platter II of Garrett, Kevin Platter of Auburn, and Kent Platter of Hamilton; 11 grandchildren,  and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, two daughters Michele Meeks and Carolyn Woronuik, and a sister Eleanor Casebere. Visitation will be Friday, November 25, 2022 from 10am-noon at Hamilton Church of Christ, 4045 Bellefontaine Rd., Hamilton, IN.  A funeral service for Eloise will be held at noon Friday, November, 25th 2022 at the church with Pastor Jeff Alexander officiating. Burial will be held in Hamilton Cemetery. Memorials to the church or Steuben County Humane Shelter. Arrangements by Pinnington Funeral & Cremation Services 502 N. Main Street, Auburn. To sign the online guest book, visit 

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November 25, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hamilton Church of Christ (Bellefontaine Rd)

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November 25, 2022

12:00 PM
Hamilton Church of Christ (Bellefontaine Rd)

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Eloise Platter

December 31, 1969-November 20, 2022

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