Carolyn Wren Larkin

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Carolyn Wren Larkin, 85, of Plainfield died Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009 in Plainfield Healthcare Center surrounded by her family.

She was born Sept. 20, 1924 in New Ross to George S. and Ozella Miller Wren. She graduated from Greencastle High School in 1942 and attended Indiana University in Bloomington. She married Robert "Bob" Larkin on Sept. 23, 1945 in the First Christian Church, Greencastle.

Mrs. Miller was a member of Plainfield Tri-Kappa and Plainfield Christian Church.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Robert G. Larkin; her son, Thomas R. Larkin and wife Ruth; daughter Nancy Larkin Thomas and husband Mike; and grandchildren Amber Larkin, Andrew Larkin, Kelly Thomas, Carrie Thomas and Casey Thomas.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Plainfield Christian Church, with burial to follow in Maple Hill Cemetery, Plainfield. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Hall-Baker Funeral Home, Plainfield.

Contributions may be made to the Plainfield Christian Church, 800 Dan Jones Rd., Plainfield, IN 46168.

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