She was born Oct. 12, 1943, in Brazil, as the daughter of Amos and Betty Howard Kunkel.
She graduated from Brazil High School.
She was married to John Writtenhouse, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by sisters Marsha Helms, Terre Haute, and Tammy Tharp, Spencer, and brothers Richard Kunkel, Indianapolis, and Randy Kunkel, Fremont, Ind.
Visitation will be noon -2 p.m., Monday, July 14, 2008, at Moore Funeral Home, with funeral services set at 2 p.m., with Pastor Don Smock officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery.
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