April 12, 2024


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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AMYX, Charmagne A., 90, St. Gabriel, Connersville, March 7. Wife of William Amyx. Mother of Mary Ann Davis and William Amyx. Sister of David Wilkinson. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of 15.

CORDYA, Bruce S., 76, St. Mary, Greensburg, March 21. Husband of Kathleen Corya.

COULON, Dolores C., 86, St. Michael the Archangel, Indianapolis, March 15. Mother of Carol Gabbert, Chris Hill, Barbara Martin, Anna and Kevin Waggoner and Todd Coulon. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of 14.

DUGAN, Isabella (McGuire), 87, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Indianapolis, March 20. Mother of Karen Guntner, Patricia Sutton, Kathy Teachout and James Dugan. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of five.

ECKSTEIN, Martin, 77, St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, Bright, March 28. Husband of Ursula Eckstein. Father of Christina Wilson and Randy Eckstein. Brother of Denny, Jerry, John, Ralph, Richard, Robert and Ron Eckstein. Grandfather of three. Great-grandfather of two.

HENDRIX, Susan L., 59, St. Therese of the Infant Jesus (Little Flower), Indianapolis, April 1. Mother of Tiffany Ma. Sister of Dean and Jim Hendrix. Grandmother of two.

MERRILL, Michael K., 84, St. Malachy, Brownsburg, March 18. Grandfather of eight. Great-grandfather of eight.

NOE, Ruth Anne, 89, Good Shepherd, Indianapolis, March 22. Mother of Karen Jones, Cathy, Sandy and Bob Noe. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of 13.

SIMEONE, Anita, 96, Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, Indianapolis, March 21. Mother of Teresa Faust, Lily Rumschlag, John and Tony Simeone. Grandmother of seven. Great-grandmother of seven.

STAHL, Noriko (Kato), 50, St. Mark the Evangelist, Indianapolis, March 11. Mother of Dillon and Sean Stahl. Sister of Kenichi Kato.

VELIKAN, James A., 84, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Indianapolis, March 9. Father of Jennifer Velikan.

WILHELM, John, 81, St. Gabriel, Connersville, March 23. Father of Kristy McCauley, Heather Morford and Bradley Wilhelm. Grandfather of seven. Great-grandfather of 10. †

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