Lolita A. Bernhardt

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Lolita A. Bernhardt, 95, of Clayton, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2014.

Lolita was born Sept. 9, 1919 in Terre Haute to Charles E. and Lena (Latta) Killion.

She was a graduate of Glenn High School in Seelyville.

Lolita married Harvey Bernhardt in 1946, and he preceded her in death in 2002.

She was a homemaker, and had been employed at Mallory Capacitor Corp. in Greencastle for 25 years.

Lolita was a self-taught pianist, having played for several local churches over 75 years, as well as being the organist at Belleville United Methodist Church, of which she was a member for 40 years,

She was a current member of the Hazelwood Christian Church.

Survivors include her children, Bruce D. (Susan) Bernhardt, Coatesville, Arlene (Malcolm) Roach, Gilbertsville, Ky., and Beverly Wilkins, Avon; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27 at Hazelwood Christian Church with visitation there 4-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 26.

Burial will be in Clayton Cemetery.

Weaver and Randolph Funeral Home, Clayton, has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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