Barbara Jo VanDuyn, 84, a resident of Carmel, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Kindred Bridgewater Healthcare in Carmel. She was born March 3, 1928, in Wilkinson, Ind., to the late Joseph A. & Mary (Keller) Walker.
She was a graduate of Wilkinson High School, formerly a physician office manager for Riley Physicians and member of the Greenfield Christian Church. She loved spending time with her family, was an avid basketball fan, making crafts, shopping and enjoyed the company of her dog “Lizzie”.
She is survived by her son, Joseph Lee (Marsha) VanDuyn of Greenfield; daughters, Lisa (Timothy Bongfeldt) VanDuyn of Carmel, Lori (Kelly) Queisser of Carmel; grandchildren, Mary Queisser, Elizabeth Queisser, Robert Queisser, Austin VanDuyn, Leanne Watkins; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert VanDuyn in 2008; and her sister, Joyce Huffman in 2010.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel of Greenfield. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home on Friday. Burial will follow at McCray Cemetery, Wilkinson.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to Hamilton County Humane Society, 1721 Pleasant Street, Suite B, Noblesville, IN 46060.