Rushville Republican

April 16, 2013

Viola M. Newlin, 84

Rushville Republican


Viola M. Newlin, 84, of Rushville, passed away April 15, 2013 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, IN.

She was born in Rushville, Feb. 12, 1929, a daughter of the late Leslie E. & Faye Stout Craven. She married Joseph E Wolfe and and then Joseph Newlin, whom both preceded her in death. Viola was a caregiver for the elderly many years and also worked at Pioneer Seed Corn as a seasonal worker. In recent years she was a homemaker.

Her loving family include four sons, Joseph Edward Wolfe, Bruce Robert Wolfe, Steven Allen Wolfe & Thomas Leroy Wolfe all of Rushville; two sisters Betty June May of Greensburg & Donna (Gene) Wagner of Homer; two brothers, Carlos (Kristine) Craven of Shelbyville & Wayne (Shirley) Craven of Rushville, five grandchildren, Mike Wolfe, Alisha Asher, Amy Jo Wolfe, Philli[p & Ryan Farley; two great grandchildren, Bailey Asher & Mazie Star Wolfe also survive.

A Celebration of Life will be held 1:00 PM Friday April 19th, at Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory with Pastor Darryl Cooper officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 11:00 AM until the time of service. Burial will follow at Rushville’s East Hill Cemetery.




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