November 9, 2012


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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ANDRES, JoAnn, 75, Holy Family, New Albany, Oct. 17. Mother of Michael and Thomas Andres. Grandmother of six. Great-grandmother of eight.

BAIN, Jack E., 80, St. Malachy, Brownsburg, Oct. 20. Father of Jacqueline Meurnier, Donna Murray, David, Kenneth, Michael and Stephen Bain. Brother of Barbara Scheid. Grandfather of 14.

BALLOW, Marcella, 84, St. Michael, Cannelton, Oct. 26. Mother of Joann Critcheloe, Rose Jones and Jack Chenault. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of 19. Great-great-grandmother of one.

BERNARD, Kathleen M., 53, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, Oct. 26. Wife of Bruce Bernard. Mother of Holly McCombs, Angela Paicely, Bradley and Bryan Bernard. Sister of Thomas Hall. Grandmother of three.

BRUSKO, Marjorie I., 94, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Oct. 12. Wife of John Brusko. Mother of Cynthia Brusko.

BULTMAN, Virgil L., 86, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Oct. 22. Husband of Jean (Arvin) Bultman. Father of Janet Albers, Debra McCoy, Cheryl Perry and Ron Bultman. Grandfather of 10. Great-grandfather of seven.

CLEARY, Joseph M., Sr., 76, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Oct. 28. Husband of Loretta (Seery) Cleary. Father of Joseph Cleary. Grandfather of two.

CUNNINGHAM, Robert F., 81, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Oct. 19. Husband of Sonia (Haller) Cunningham. Father of Marcia Kimberlin and Mark Cunningham. Grandfather of two.

DEUSER, Martha H., 82, St. Mary-of-the-Knobs, Floyd County, Oct. 21. Mother of Connie Anderson and Sherry Liverman. Grandmother of nine. Great-grandmother of 15.

DIEHL, Neatha D. (Fields), 82, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Oct. 19. Mother of Trudy Turner and Michael Diehl. Sister of Robert Fields. Grandmother of four. Great-grandmother of two.

DONAHUE, Judy Ann, 58, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Oct. 19. Wife of Brian Donahue Sr. Mother of Brooke Flaugher. Sister of Chrisann Carman, Marie Freeman, Kathy Hoopingarner, Sandra, Billy, Edward and Larry Tiller. Grandmother of two.

DONNELLY, John P., III, 35, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, Oct. 24. Father of Allison and Shay Donnelly. Son of Mary (Hart) Donnelly. Brother of Kevin Donnelly.

FLYNN, Lillian, 93, St. Vincent de Paul, Bedford, Oct. 6. Mother of Brian and Edward Flynn. Sister of Dorothy Salvatore. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of six.

FOOR, Elizabeth, 88, St. Joseph, Rockville, Oct. 22. Wife of Robert Foor. Mother of Joan White, Christopher, Douglas, Gregory, John, Robert and Thomas Foor. Sister of Anna Shaw. Grandmother of 14. Great-grandmother of 15. Great-great-grandmother of six.

HANLEY, Marie T., 83, St. Luke the Evangelist, Indianapolis, Oct. 17. Mother of John II and Michael Hanley. Sister of Patricia Bastin and Eileen Tharp. Grandmother of seven.

MILLIGAN, John P., 85, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Oct. 1. Brother of Edward Milligan. Uncle of six. Great-uncle of seven.

MOORMAN, Robert P., 88, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, Oct. 29. Husband of Eileen Moorman. Father of Diane Evans, Teresa Kroh, Linda McAuliff, Karen Miller, Mary Weinrich, Joan Williamson, James, Ted and William Moorman. Grandfather of 22. Great-grandfather of 15.

PEAY, Virgil A., II, St. Mary-of-the-Knobs, Floyd County, Oct. 23. Husband of Sharon Peay. Father of Bradley and Virgil Peay III.

PRUITT, Dennis D., 51, St. Malachy, Brownsburg, Oct. 21. Son of Everett Pruitt and Marilyn Thompson. Brother of Vicky Blazek. Stepson of Daniel Thompson. Stepbrother of Daniel and Edward Thompson.

SATTLER, Jack, 90, Holy Family, New Albany, Oct. 16. Father of Janis Summers, Jack, James and William Sattler. Grandfather of 10. Great-grandfather of 13.

STRACK, Rosemary T., 82, Holy Name of Jesus, Beech Grove, Oct. 30. Mother of Janie Crawley, Mary Lee Cridlin, Kathy Fouts, Bill and Bruce Strack. Sister of Louise Sullivan. Grandmother of 13. Great-grandmother of two.

SWIM, Athela Jean (Nicholson), 79, St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Cambridge City, Oct. 18. Mother of Jevon Frame, Jeanne Hawkins, Jennifer, Julissa, James, Jeffrey, Jerome, Joel and Johnathan Swim. Sister of Joan Gentry, Mary Ann Greer and Joseph Nicholson. Grandmother of 11. Great-grandmother of six.

TAMM, George A., 94, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Oct. 24. Father of Margaret Dixon and Constance Embry. Brother of Dorothy Bakke and Sylvia Petersen. Grandfather of three.

TAYLOR-NOLTING, Nancy Ann, 90, American Martyrs, Scottsburg, Oct. 27. Wife of Marcus Nolting. Mother of Nancy and Lincoln Taylor. Stepmother of Neil, Stanley and Steve Nolting. Grandmother of five. Great-grandmother of nine. Great-great-grandmother of 10.

WADE, Justin Wallace, 37, St. John the Baptist, Starlight, Oct. 21. Husband of Sally (Emery) Wade. Father of Alice and Johnathan Wade. Son of Gary and Darita (Jackson) Wade. Brother of Jennifer Pierce and Jason Wade. Grandson of Anita Wade.

WHITTON, Robert, 88, St. Anne, New Castle, Oct. 25. Father of Deborah and Jerry Whitton. Brother of Mary Olive Johnson and Gene Whitton. Grandfather of six. Great-grandfather of five. †

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