Margaret E. Booe

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Margaret E. Booe, 73, of Greencastle, formerly of Putnamville, died on Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at Asbury Towers in Greencastle.

She was born on Dec. 29, 1935 in Clay City, the daughter of Russell and Floy Lenora Oberholtzer Funk. She was married to Lloyd W. Booe on Jan. 2, 1955 and he preceded her in death on May 7, 2001.

Mrs. Booe was a homemaker and a cook at the Reelsville Elementary School. She was a member of the Big Walnut Baptist Church in Reelsville.

She is survived by her children, Becky Kinney and husband Curt of Poland, Rick W. Booe and wife Susie of Manhattan and Brad Booe and wife Candy of Mt. Meridian and seven grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and by her brother, John Walter Funk.

Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at the Whitaker Funeral Home in Cloverdale, with Pastor Mike Goss officiating. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Bowling Green.

Calling will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Greater Midwest Affiliate, Memorials and Tributes Program, Dept. 77-3968, Chicago, IL 60678-3968 or the American Lung Association of Indiana, Suite 1180-S, 115 West Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46204.

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