Wilma Colleen Starcher

Wilma Colleen Starcher, age 86, of New Palestine, passed away on Aug. 28, 2011. The daughter of Roy Lewis and Hazel Edith Bowman Tackett, Wilma was born on May 13, 1925, in Diamond, W.Va.

Wilma is survived by her daughters, Karen (Earl) McClellan of Scottsburg, Ind., and Sandra Kay Starcher of New Palestine; one grandson; and three great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents, Wilma was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil; brothers, Arthur and Glen Tackett; and sister, Thelma Starcher.

Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Aug. 30, 2011, at the Rocky Branch Cemetery, Walton, W.Va.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or The Humane Society.

Hendryx Mortuary – New Palestine Chapel entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at hendryx1@aol.com.