Barbara Ann Courtney, age 82, a life long resident of Elwood, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Miller's Merry Manor following an extended illness. Barbara was born on December 6, 1936, to the late Charles and Lavora (Curless) Green.
On Sept. 21, 1955, she married the love of her life David B. Courtney and he passed away on July 26, 2012.
Barbara graduated from Elwood High School in 1955. She retired from Indiana Gas Company of Elwood and she was a faithful member of St. John's Lutheran Church. Barbara enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Barbara is survived by her son, Jeff (Jodi) Courtney of Elwood, IN, daughter, Jennifer (Michael) Neal of Mansfield, TX, four grandchildren, Krista, Katie, Mason & Peyton, eight great grandchildren, Averi, Ella, Reece, Kendall, Grayson, Marleigh, Maverick & Izzach, brother, Robert Green of Fulton, MI, four sisters, Susie (Don) Garrison of Elwood, Betty Jo Barmes of Virginia Beach, VA, Loretta Richardson of Frankton and Carol Sue Mcklin of Decatur, IN, several nieces & nephews
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Charles J. Green & Lavora Long and husband, David Courtney.
Funeral service celebrating Barbara's life will be at 11:00 am Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Elwood, Indiana with Pastor Kal Rissman officiating. Burial will follow in the Elwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 16, 2019, from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, Elwood, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church through the funeral home.
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