Doris M. Hedge

Tuesday, February 6, 2007

April 21, 1909-Feb. 5, 2007

Doris M. Hedge, 97, Greencastle, died Monday.

Born in Owen County, she was the daughter of John L. and Rilla Louise (Rubeck) Anderson.

She was a member of First Christian Church, a life member of VFW Auxiliary, past member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Ladies of the Elks.

She married Harley C. Hedge on Aug. 18, 1928. He died Aug. 24, 1996.

Surviving are a daughter, Barbara N. McClaine, Greencastle; five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Richard W. Hedge, sisters Iva Ritter, Ada Hall, Ama Miller and Jennie Hartman, brothers Ervan Anderson and Russell Anderson, and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle, with Rev. Steve Williams officiating. Entombment will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is one hour prior to services.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 9135 N. Meridian St., Suite B-4, Indianapolis, 46209-7109.