September 6, 2019


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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BERRY, Robert R., 92, Prince of Peace, Madison, Aug. 22. Father of Bridget Fry, Beth Reilly, Frank, Rick and Pat Berry. Grandfather of 13. Great-grandfather of 13.

BINHACK, James A., 91, St. Christopher, Indianapolis, Aug. 20. Husband of Mary Ellen Binhack. Father of Anne, Lucy, Veronica, Art, Chris, Jody and Pete. Grandfather of nine. Great-grandfather of two.

COLIN, Wanda (Gates), 94, Holy Family, New Albany, Aug. 24. Mother of Judith Rusinko, Janice Scott, Daniel and Michael Colin. Grandmother of 16. Great-grandmother of 20.

CRAWFORD, James P., 70, St. Christopher, Indianapolis, Aug. 16. Husband of Nancie Crawford. Father of Kourtney, Kristin, Keith, Kevin, and Kyle. Brother of Kathleen, Patricia, Brian and Michael. Grandfather of six.

EVANS, Terry E., 84, St. Michael the Archangel, Indianapolis, Aug. 14. Husband of Ibenia Evans. Father of Tara McNamara. Grandfather of five. Great-grandmother of one.

FARRELL, James M., 85, St. Lawrence, Indianapolis, Aug. 20. Father of Brenda and Michael Farrell. Brother of Barbara Link, Martha Love, Alan and Larry Farrell. Grandfather of 10.

FARRINGTON, Barbara J., 82, Our Lady of Lourdes, Indianapolis, Aug. 22. Mother of Theresa Rhodes and Tom Farrington. Grandmother of five. Great-grandmother of 10.

KANO, Diva T., 62, St. Bartholomew, Columbus, Aug. 19. Wife of Nelson Kano. Mother of Ilyana Owens, Guiliana Tu and Luciana Wilson. Sister of Lucia Iwassaki. Grandmother of five.

KRIEGER, Lorina E., 95, St. Mary, Greensburg, Aug. 24. Mother of David and Ronald Krieger. Sister of Dorothy Redelman and Robert Schoettmer. Grandmother of three. Great-grandmother of seven.

MONSEY, Gloria L., 85, St. Matthew the Apostle, Indianapolis, Aug. 6. Mother of Lisa, David and Greg Monsey. Sister of Diane Forester, Julie Jaffe and Jennifer Lechter. Grandmother of six.

O’DONNELL, Suzy (Sharp), 62, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Aug. 4. Wife of Tim O’Donnell. Mother of Haley Gerard and Shannon O’Donnell.

PRESTON, Marilyn M., 76, St. Mary, Greensburg, Aug. 25. Mother of Bernadette Dodson, Angie Foster, John, Jr. and Robert Preston. Sister of Dorothy Land, Elizabeth Schroeder and Vernon Vanderpohl. Grandmother of seven. Great-grandmother of five.

SMITH, Kenneth L., 93, St. Mary, New Albany, Aug. 21. Husband of Brenda Smith. Father of Joyce Fannin, Rosalyn Gramlin, Beverly Thompson, Linda and Kenny Smith. Grandfather of three.

SULLIVAN, James P., 63, Our Lady of Lourdes, Indianapolis, July 25. Husband of Tina Sullivan. Father of Alicia, Tracy and Jimmy. Son of Vera Sullivan. Brother of Kathy, Maureen, Nancy, Patsy and Joe.

WALKER, Karl F., 84, St. Mary, Greensburg, Aug. 25. Husband of Patricia Walker. Father of Kimberly Kazimier, Kelly Oakley and Greg Walker. Grandfather of six. Great-grandfather of four.

WALKER, Sherry K., 74, St. Bartholomew, Columbus, Aug. 25. Mother of Rochelle Cope and Melissa Walker. Sister of Linda Feltner, Dian Kessler, Denny and Richard Greenwood. Grandmother of four. Great-grandmother of three.

YOUNG, Patricia H., 82, Good Shepherd, Indianapolis, Aug. 23. Mother of Beverly, Michelle, Robert and Walter Young. Sister of Delores, Gerald and Steven Harris, Sr. Grandmother of seven. Great-grandmother of six. †

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