February 25, 2011


Please submit in writing to our office by 10 a.m. Thursday before the week of publication; be sure to state date of death. Obituaries of archdiocesan priests serving our archdiocese are listed elsewhere in The Criterion. Order priests and religious sisters and brothers are included here, unless they are natives of the archdiocese or have other connections to it; those are separate obituaries on this page.

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ANDROJNA, Louis P., 87, Holy Trinity, Indianapolis, Dec. 13. Husband of Ivy Androjna. Father of Sharon Farmer, Sandra Helton and Robert Orr. Brother of Agnes Brown and Frank Androjna.

BIXLER, Jerome J., 82, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, Feb. 8. Husband of Emma Bixler. Father of M. Catherine Valentine and David Bixler. Brother of Regina Ziesler and David Bixler. Grandfather of two.

BLACKBURN, Clara M., 82, St. Rita, Indianapolis, Feb. 7. Mother of Yvonne Williams. Grandmother of two. Great-grandmother of two.

BRANCAMP, Burdella, 81, St. Maurice, Napoleon, Jan. 21. Mother of Barbara Springman and Tim Brancamp. Sister of Richard and William Wagner. Grandmother of nine. Great-grandmother of four.

CARROLL, John Thomas, 79, SS. Francis and Clare, Greenwood, Feb. 3. Husband of Judith Carroll. Father of Daniel, John and Michael Carroll. Brother of Dennis and James Carroll. Grandfather of six.

DANIEL, Harry, 89, St. Augustine, Jeffersonville, Feb. 9. Husband of Jane Daniel. Father of Jeanie McCartin, Lynn Vogt, Mike, Pat and Robbie Daniel. Brother of Jean Ann Daniel. Grandfather of eight. Great-grandfather of six.

DANIELS, Victoria Leigh, infant, St. Christopher, Indianapolis, Feb. 1. Daughter of David and Amy Daniels. Sister of Christine and Michael Daniels.

DILLON, Anna Catherine, 83, Immaculate Heart of Mary, Indianapolis, Jan. 19. Mother of Denise Perry, Anne Margaret and John Dillon III. Grandmother of five.

Di ROCCO, Dorothy F., 80, St. Paul the Apostle, Greencastle, Feb. 8. Wife of Robert Di Rocco. Mother of Eleanor Schlick, Lillian Steiniger, Kenneth and Robert Di Rocco. Grandmother of two.

EVRARD, John H., 96, St. Mark, Perry County, Jan. 14. Husband of Evelyn Evrard. Father of Annette Vassilo, Leah Wilkins and Mark Evrard. Brother of Catherine Boehm. Grandfather of three.

DYE, Mary Jane (Barnes), 89, St. Andrew the Apostle, Indianapolis, Feb. 1. Aunt of several. Great-aunt of several.

FOY, Marjorie V., 84, St. Michael, Brookville, Feb. 7.

FRITSCH, James, 71, St. Nicholas, Sunman, Nov. 25. Father of Kelli Arnold, Marti Tracy, Jenny and Michael Fritsch. Brother of Mary Hartman. Grandfather of eight.

HARPE, Alberta, 88, St. Paul, Tell City, Feb. 3. Mother of Richard Harper. Sister of Verna Fugit, Charles and Louis Kuntz. Grandmother of four. Great-grandmother of nine. Great-great-grandmother of one.

HECKMAN, Evelyn, 85, St. Mary, Rushville, Feb. 8. Mother of Sharon Miller, Marilyn Mohr and Lou Ellen Heckman. Sister of Helen Navarra, Benno and Norb Harpring. Grandmother of three. Step-grandmother of two. Great-grandmother of three.

HINDERBERGER, Laverne M., 83, St. Michael, Brookville, Feb. 1. Mother of Regan Abernathy, Jan Mitchell, Jeni Quinlan, Jill and Tim Hinderberger. Grandmother of 12. Great-grandmother of two.

HREN, Mildred, 77, Holy Trinity, Indianapolis, Dec. 30. Wife of John Hren. Sister of Doris Atkinson, Annette Snyder and Eileen Williams.

HUTER, James, 85, St. Paul the Apostle, Greencastle, Jan. 30. Father of Jo Corbitt, Jill McCammack, Jay Stevens, Judi, Jack and James Huter. Grandfather of seven. Great-grandfather of two.

IVANCIC, Kathleen, 59, Holy Trinity, Indianapolis, Jan. 11. Wife of Norman Ivancic. Mother of Charles Walters. Sister of Patricia Arthur and Janet Schakel.

KIESLER, Clement, 92, St. Anthony of Padua, Clarksville, Jan. 30. Husband of Marge Kiesler. Father of Rose Kerr and Carol Lewis. Brother of Anne Cecil and Anthony Kiesler. Grandfather of four.

KRUMB, Robert, 80, St. Joseph, Indianapolis, Jan. 26. Father of Kathy Krump-Rawlings and Kevin Krumb. Brother of Carol Potapczak. Grandfather of three.

LAMB, Eleanor, 92, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Jan. 14. Aunt of one.

LESMAN, Genevieve S., 90, St. Christopher, Indianapolis, Feb. 4. Mother of Robert Lesman. Sister of Norma Butler, Margery Chandler and James Sauer. Grandmother of three. Great-grandmother of six.

LIME, Daniel L., Jr., 33, St. Simon the Apostle, Indianapolis, Jan. 21. Father of Daniel Larman-Lime. Son of Daniel and Mona Lime. Brother of Amanda Lime.

MATTINGLY, Joseph, 81, St. Andrew the Apostle, Indianapolis, Sept. 27, 2010. Husband of Barbara Mattingly. Father of Delores Koepfer, Alice, Carol and Edward Mattingly. Brother of Sally Miller, Edna Walton and Paul Mattingly. Grandfather of three.

MOORMAN, Sheila A., 50, St. Christopher, Indianapolis, Feb. 3. Wife of John Moorman. Mother of Casey, John and Matthew Moorman. Daughter of Mary Phillips. Sister of Chris Hill, Patty Sickmier and Dan Phillips.

ORSCHELL, Carolyn, 72, St. Michael, Brookville, Feb. 10. Wife of Lee Orschell. Mother of Sheri Seeley, Christie, Gregory and Jeffrey Orschell. Sister of Margaret Barker and Mary Martin. Grandmother of three.

PENNISTON, Diane, 62, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Jan. 21. Wife of Charles Penniston. Mother of Nicholas Penniston.

QUEISSER, Fred A., 83, St. Luke the Evangelist, Indianapolis, Jan. 19. Father of Sheila Dull, Brad, Neil and Stephen Queisser. Brother of Mary Curran. Grandfather of six.

RADEZ, Louise, 88, Holy Trinity, Indianapolis, Jan. 4. Mother of Billy, Rich, Steve and Tim Radez. Grandmother of eight.

ROHS, Eileen W., 73, St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, Bright, Feb. 4. Wife of Albert Rohs. Mother of Karen Laib, Dave and Steve Rohs. Grandmother of five. †

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