Barbara Passwater, 57, of Brazil died unexpectedly at her residence on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010.
She was born Aug. 26, 1952 to William and Eleanore Hatfield Wells. She graduated from Carmel High School and had previously worked at Marsh Supermarket in Greencastle. She was presently a mold tech at the Lear Corporation.
She married James L. Passwater in 1973; he preceded her in death in 2006. In her free time, she enjoyed spending time outside and riding motorcycles.
Survivors include her son James Passwater II of Terre Haute; granddaughter Danielle Passwater of Temple, Texas; sisters Karen King of Carmel and Christine Wells; brother Dennis Wells of Atlanta; and several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
She was preceded in death by her husband and parents William and Eleanore Wells.
Services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 North 13th Street, Terre Haute with visitation from 4 p.m. until time of service. Entombment will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis. Pastor Larry Spear will be officiating.