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Amy Wertzler Manuel

I wanted to thank you for recognizing my grandmother's achievements and service as a woman in politics. It was a pleasant surprise to come across this article as I searched for her obituary that was scheduled to run today in Muncie & Indianapolis. Her 16 years as an elected official and the many other years of service were one of many fond memories. She was loved and will be missed greatly by her family.

Ed. note: The condolences of many in Indiana are with you and your family.

John Wertzler

Thank you for the thoughtful article about my mother's service to the State of Indiana. Her political convictions ran deep and she was a tireless campaigner for those candidates higher up the Republican ticket. Your article reminded me that she was in fact a fine role model for other women wanting to pursue political office. For that and other reasons, I am proud she was my mother.

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