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Geneva H. Lofton

Geneva Hilda Lofton, 89, Lanesville, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Diversicare of Providence in New Albany.
Born April 8, 1929, in New Albany, she was the daughter of the late William and Modie Perkin Schneider.
She was an employee of Restonic in New Albany and a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church near Lanesville.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Lofton, and a daughter, Sandra Rue.
Survivors include two daughters, Connie Burgin of New Albany and Sharon Lewis of Lanesville; five grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Monday, March 11, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Tuesday, March 12, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown.
Funeral: Tuesday, March 12, at 1 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church south of Lanesville with burial in St. John’s Cemetery.
Officiant: Pastor Mark Carnahan.
The family suggests memorial gifts to St. John’s Lutheran Church.