Cora A. Diskin, 83, of Greenfield, passed away Friday evening, Jan. 10, 2014, at Kindred Healthcare, Greenfield. She was born Dec. 17, 1930, in Logan County, Ky., to the late Ammon Marion & Alma (Britt) Long.
She was a homemaker, retired from Western Electric of Indianapolis and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church of Greenfield. Cora loved to sew, cook and bake for her family.
She is survived by her son, Marion Hammond of Greenfield; daughter, Billie (Earle) Gardner of Omaha, Neb.; sisters, Lucille Bush, Irene Elamon both of Russellville, Ky.; two grandchildren; three great- grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Diskin in 1975; three brothers, Bill, Jesse, Frank; sister, Ruth Gettings and her daughter-in-law, Judy Hammond in 2013.
Visitation will be from 4p.m. until time of service onThursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel of Greenfield. Funeral service will follow at 6 p.m., at the funeral home. Burial will be at Park Cemetery in Greenfield.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Bethel Baptist Church Building Fund, 1610 S. State Street, Greenfield, IN. 46140.
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