October 16, 2009


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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ATKINSON, John, 81, St. Thomas Aquinas, Indianapolis, Sept. 29. Husband of Beverly Atkinson. Father of Lynne Corydon, Danny, Gary, George, Jim, Joe and John Atkinson. Brother of Vivian McConnell and Mary Sidor.

BARBER, Robert David, 66, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Indianapolis, Sept. 21. Husband of Maria Esther (Tapia) Barber. Father of Dawn Matthews. Stepfather of Novella, Alberto, Chris, Ivan, Jimmy, Paul and Rudolfo Barber. Half-brother of Larry Holland and Billy Melton. Grandfather of one.

BREWER, Michael, 46, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Indianapolis, Sept. 13. Son of Marilyn (Suding) Brewer. Brother of Teresa King and David Brewer.

BUSALD, Raymond Joseph, 87, St. Roch, Indianapolis, Oct. 5. Husband of Mary Lou (Sauter) Busald. Father of Michelle Crook, Karen Schrock, Mary Tunby, Cheryl, Kenneth and Raymond Busald Jr. Brother of Harold Busald. Grandfather of six. Great-grandfather of five.

CALLON, Michael F., 72, St. Jude, Indianapolis, Sept. 29. Husband of Diane (Carey) Callon. Father of Cyndi Rusch, Debbie Van Senus, Karen Walker, Brian and Kevin Callon. Brother of Patricia Campbell and Robert Callon. Grandfather of 10.

CASTAGNOLI, Dorothy, 94, St. Joseph, Universal, Oct. 5. Mother of Yolanda Davis, Celso and Paul Castagnoli. Grandmother of three. Great-grandmother of three.

FOLSOM, Daniel Robert, 84, St. Simon the Apostle, Indianapolis, Oct. 1. Husband of Nancy Folsom. Father of Ann Nichols, Danielle Marsico, Alexander and Michael Folsom. Brother of Ted Crowder. Grandfather of three.

McGUIRK, Mark W., 53, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, New Albany, Sept. 30. Husband of Laura McGuirk. Father of Colleen and Adam McGuirk. Son of Elsie McGuirk.

McMILLAN, Robert L., 85, Holy Name of Jesus, Beech Grove, Sept. 20. Father of Dan, Gary, John, Larry, Robert and Tim McMillan. Grandfather of several. Great-grandfather of several.

NOLOT, Bernard F., 78, Holy Family, New Albany, Oct. 3. Husband of Betty (Jewell) Nolot. Father of Rick Nolot. Stepfather of Evelyn Shawler, Chuck, Johnny and Ronnie Baxter. Brother of Vern Nolot. Grandfather of one. Step-grandfather of 17. Step-great-grandfather of 19.

REVERMAN, William Thomas, 65, St. Louis, Batesville, Oct. 6. Father of Brad, Jeff and Michael Reverman. Brother of Bob Reverman. Grandfather of six.

ROEDER, Thomas M., 65, St. Jude, Indianapolis, Sept. 30. Husband of Alice (Lauck) Roeder. Father of Andy, Charley, John and Tommy Roeder. Brother of Laurel Schiefelbein and Jan Toler. Grandfather of 12.

SPRINGMAN, Paul A., 89, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Indianapolis, Sept. 21. Husband of Mary Springman. Father of Sandy Braun, Mary Lou Eads, Toni Humes, Julie Yates, Rose, John and Paul Springman. Grandfather of 15. Great-grandfather of seven.

VOLK, Ruth K., 87, St. Mary, Greensburg, Oct. 6. Mother of Cecilia and Teresa Volk.

WOOLDRIDGE, Mary A., 81, St. Michael, Bradford, Sept. 14. Mother of Ruth Bendickson, Patricia Howard, John, Joseph and Phillip Wooldridge. Sister of Lucille Bowman, Betty, Donald and Kenneth Milliner. Grandmother of five. Great-grandmother of two. †

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