Margaret E. Brown
Margaret E. Wolfe Hartman Brown, 85, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at the home of a daughter near Corydon.
Born Feb. 24, 1922, in Wolcott, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Cora Lee Girdley Wolfe.
She was formerly employed at Whiteley’s Poultry Plant, Keller Manufacturing Co., the Old Capital Kitchen and the IGA bakery, all in Corydon, and Brown and Williamson Co. in Louisville. She was a 50-year member of Old Capitol Chapter 467 Order of the Eastern Star and a member of Heidelberg United Methodist Church near Corydon.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Carl R. Hartman and Junior M. Brown; a son, Richard Hartman; a daughter, Janice L. Jones; two brothers, Lloyd and Claude Wolfe; and a sister, Ethel Mae Adam.
Survivors include five daughters, Carol Lang and Carla Brunner, both of Corydon, Barbara Mueller of Lanesville, Patricia Cunningham of Frostproof, Fla., and Ruby Brooks of Loretto, Tenn.; three sisters, Eleanora Reasor of Brazil, Norma Dodds of Jeffersonville and Martha Small of Milltown; 14 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and 23 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Friday, Jan. 18, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 19, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Saturday, Jan. 19, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Heidelberg Cemetery near Corydon.
Officiant: The Rev. Mitch Norwood.
Pallbearers: Chuck Brooks, Tony Mueller, Louis Lang, Donnie Brunner, Carl Hartman II and Chris Chenault.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Hosparus, the Community Hospice of Southern Indiana.