Wilma Catherine Starr, 93, of Brazil, died at 3:17 a.m. Wednesday, August 18, 2005, at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville, IN.
She ws born August 21, 1911, to George A. and Delores Elizabeth Rickard Reherman. October 26, 1931, she married Bert Starr. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her grandchidlren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and five of her siblings; Mary Lutz, Lillian Highland, Claire Richards, Marcella Barile and George Reherman; grandchildren, Michael Starr, James Allen Starr and Troy Allen Starr; great-grandson, Dustin Michael Starr and a daughter-in-law Kay Starr and son-in-law Kenny Hargis.
She is survived by seven sons, Albert Eugene Starr Sr, William Howard Starr and wife Shirley of Brazil, IN; George Joseph Starr and wife Jeanetta of New Ross, IN; Marion Francis Starr and wife Shirley, Charles Allen Starr and wife Marie, John Thomas Starr and wife Jane , Gary David Starr and wife Carol, all of Brazil, IN; four daughters, Mildred Elizabeth Gilmer of Athens, GA; Christine Marie Sonnenberg and husband Glenn of Orange Park, FL; Catherine Hargis, Nelda Ann Medley, both of Terre Haute, IN; thirty-two grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, August 22, 2005 at Annunciation Church in Brazil with Father Stephen Jarrell officiating. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday at French Funeral Home from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Rosary will be recited Sunday at 7:00 p.m. To light a candle in her memory visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com.