March 13, 2020


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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ALLSPAW, Rita K., 83, St. Lawrence, Indianapolis, Feb. 21. Mother of Christine Jackson, Kathleen, Carl, Daniel, David and Steven Allspaw. Grandmother of 10.

ANTSY, William T., 90, St. Pius X, Indianapolis, Feb. 26. Husband of Jane Antsy. Father of Jane Grosvenor, Elizabeth Sullivan, John and William Antsy. Brother of John and Robert Antsy. Grandfather of 13. Great-grandfather of six.

BANET, Joan M. (Seng), 80, St. Mary-of-the-Knobs, Floyd County, Feb. 27. Mother of Maribeth Bradley, Brian, Dennis, Douglas, Gerald and Gregory Banet. Grandmother of seven. Great-grandmother of five.

CLARK, Margaret, 87, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Feb. 27. Mother of Mary Barnhart, Robbie Cahill, Susie Dennis, Jackie Hudman, Karen Kidwell and Tracy Smith. Grandmother of 17. Great-grandmother of 31.

ENNEKING, Frances K., 96, Holy Family, Oldenburg, Feb. 25. Mother of Kay Schumacher, Diane and Keith Dierckman. Grandmother of 12. Great-grandmother of 13. Great-great grandmother of two.

GRAZIANO, Salvatore, 83, Christ the King, Indianapolis, Feb. 21. Husband of Dolores Graziano. Father of Gary and John Graziano. Grandfather of three. Great-grandfather of one.

MARSHALL, Robert. E. 85, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Feb. 28. Husband of Sharon Marshall. Father of David, Don and Ron Marshall. Brother of Carolyn Baumer and Betty Boon. Grandfather of 10. Great-grandfather of nine.

MILLER, Caryl J., 92, St. Louis, Batesville, Feb. 26. Mother of Abigail, Rebecca, Susan, Kevin and Timothy Miller. Grandmother of four. Great-grandmother of one.

ROMANI, Linda M., 63, St. Lawrence, Lawrenceburg, Feb. 27. Mother of Christopher and Jason Huber. Daughter of Angelo Romani. Sister of Jayne Linneman, Jenny McLaughlin, Judy Van Driessche, Gail Virgin, Tom and Mike Finke and Jeff Romani.

SAUNDERS, Peggy Jo (Boston), 78, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Indianapolis, Feb. 27. Wife of Roy Saunders. Mother of Roseann Buergelin and Frank Saunders. Grandmother of several.

SIEFERT, Elmer J., 91, Holy Family, Oldenberg, March 3. Father of Melissa Barnett, Marcia Bischoff, Monica Mores, Mary Wallpe, Mark, Melvin and Mike Siefert. Grandfather of 14. Great-grandfather of 15.

STEDMAN, Peter E., 88, Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Indianapolis, March 2. Husband of Eleanor Stedman. Father of James and Paul Stedman. Brother of Barbara Gastmeyer, Grandfather of three. †

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