OBITUARIES

Updated:  September 20th, 2014

Shirley J. Donahue
Age 73
Wallace Avenue

Died on Wednesday, September 10th, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus.  She is survived by her husband: Charles E. Donahue: 3 sons: Charles M., Timothy S., & Terence P. Donahue; 2 daughters: Sondra Wagers and Beth Babbs; 2 sisters: Wanda Dobbins and Linda Fleetwood; 11 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by a daughter: Teresa Ann Hudson.

Calling will be on Saturday, September 20th, from 10:00 AM until service time at the Barkes, Weaver, & Glick Funeral Home on Jonathan Moore Pike in Columbus.  A memorial service will follow at 11:00 AM at the funeral home.  A graveside service will be conducted on Monday, September 22nd, at 11:00 AM at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison.  Memorials may go to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.


Janis Stillinger
Age 75
Columbus

Died on Wednesday, September 17th, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus.  She started the Manpower Employment Agency in Columbus and was director of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce.  She held many offices during her 57 years as a member of Sigma Phi Gamma and was president of the Columbus Business Professional Women for 3 years.  She was also a member of the 4-H Fair Board and the Board of Senior Products at Mill Race Center.  She was a volunteer at Columbus Regional Hospital.

She is survived by her husband: Larry L. Stillinger; 2 sons: Robert L. & David A. Stillinger; 2 daughters: Leesa Koopman and Amy Neale; a brother: Edward Ashworth; a sister: Joanne Mitchell; 13 grandchildren: Tasha Wymer, Dustin, Ethan, Kendra, & Parker Stillinger, Curtis & Brooke Hartwell, Wyatt & Elliott Koopman, Chris & Sarah Neff, and Chadd & Adam Neale; and 6 great-grandchildren: Tevin Marshall, Mallory Wymer, Aden Stillinger, Sabastian & Sawyer Hartwell, and Markus Neff-Paisley.  She was preceded in death by her parents: Walter and Pauline Coverstone Ashoworth; and a grandson: Caleb Stillinger.

Calling will be on Saturday, September 20th, from noon until service time at the Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home on 25th Street in Columbus.  The funeral service will follow at 3:00 PM at the funeral home.  Sigma Phi Gamma will conduct a memorial service immediately following the funeral service.  Inurnment will be at Garland Brook Cemetery at a later date.  Memorials may go to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana through the funeral home.  You may view a video tribute after noon on Saturday, light a virtual candle, and send condolences at www.jewellrittman.com.


Mary Jane Hoeltke
Age 92
Columbus

Died on Wednesday, September 17th, at Columbus Regional Hospital.  Arrangements are pending at the Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home on 25th Street in Columbus.