Daisy E. Pitman
Daisy E. Pitman, 76, Corydon, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 2010, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
Born Dec. 22, 1933, in Harrison County, she was the daughter of the late Ruel A. and Violet Fern Curts Lowe.
She was a 1951 graduate of New Middletown High School, a 1973 graduate of Indiana University Southeast, where she earned a degree in nursing, worked as a registered nurse in Harrison and Floyd County hospitals and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Corydon.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Patrick Russell Pitman, and a brother, Ruel E. Lowe.
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Robert M. Pitman of Corydon; six sons, Robert L., Anthony W. and Eric (Joe) Pitman, all of Corydon, Richard D. Pitman of Milltown, Michael A. Pitman of Greenville and Paul D. Pitman of New Salisbury; a daughter, Nancy D. Pitman of Corydon; a brother, Harlen Lowe of Louisville; two sisters, Pearl Hannel of Corydon and Mary Fern Compton of New Albany; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Visitation: Tuesday, March 2, from 5 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, March 3, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., with a rosary at 5, and Thursday, March 4, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral Mass: Thursday, March 4, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Corydon followed by burial in the church cemetery.
Celebrant: Father Dan Atkins.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Potato Run Church.