|Birth: ||Mar. 14, 1922|
|Death: ||Oct. 25, 2011|
Anna Belle Buskirk, 89
MARCH 14, 1922 — OCT. 25, 2011
ELLETTSVILLE — Anna Belle Buskirk, 89, of Ellettsville, passed away at the Richland-Bean Blossom Nursing Home, October 25, 2011. She was born March 14, 1922, in Bloomington, IN, to James E. Prow and Roxana Theodora (Stivers) Prow.
Anna Belle graduated from Bloomington High School in 1941; she retired from the Monroe County Co-Op Extension Service as an office manager after twenty-four years. She was a member of the Indiana Avenue Church of Christ, Farm Bureau, Extension Homemaker Club, Friendly Circle Club, 4-H Club leader of Thrifty Toilers, and Southern Hills Church of Christ. She also volunteered as a Pink Lady at Bloomington Hospital.
She leaves behind her loving husband, David W. Buskirk of sixty-five years; son, James David Buskirk and his wife Rhea Dawn of Ellettsville; grandchildren, James Michael Buskirk, Christina R. Combs and her husband Darin; great-grandchildren, Logan and Garrett Combs; brother-in-law, Odell Buskirk and his wife Mae; and several nieces and nephews.
Anna Belle is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Gilbert and James Prow; half sisters, Wanda Walden, Olive Deckard; and half brother, Clint Hacker.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, October 26, 2011, at the Allen Funeral Home, 4155 S. Old State Road 37, Bloomington, IN, with services at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 27, 2011, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens in Bloomington.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Southern Hills Church of Christ. Anna Belle had been a resident of Richland-Bean Blossom Nursing Home for almost nine years with Alzheimer's disease. She left behind a wonderful caring group of nurses and staff. The family would like to thank all of them.
Allen Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Friends can send condolences to www.allenfuneralhome.org.
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Created by: Debbie Reynolds
Record added: Jan 22, 2012
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