This week, the Marian University community has been mourning the tragic loss of Tanner Lane Barton, a freshman health and physical education major and a member of the Marian University Knights football team.
Visitation for Tanner is in Kokomo, Indiana on Thursday, April 26 from 3 to 9 p.m. at the Crossroads Community Church. Services will be held on Friday, April 27 at 1 p.m. at the church, with Pastor Scott Hudson and Pastor Brad Marcum officiating. Burial will follow in Albright Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Tanner Barton Memorial Scholarship Fund for a Northwestern Football Senior Player Pursuing College Football, c/o Solidarity Community Federal Credit Union, 201 Southway Boulevard East, Kokomo, Indiana 46902.
A candlelight vigil will be held Sunday, April 29 at 9 p.m. in the Bishop Chartrand Memorial Chapel in Marian Hall.
"Blessed are those that mourn, for they shall be comforted."