Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

September 9, 2013


Sept. 7, 2013


Elvira Ruth (Breitwieser) Garrison of Avon died Saturday at the age of 84.

She was born March 17, 1929, in Lafayette.

Mrs. Garrison was a graduate of Lafayette Jefferson High School. She was a homemaker and also worked for J.C. Penney Company in Speedway for several years. Her memberships included Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, past president of The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League, and she also worked to support the cause of children with Down’s Syndrome.

Survivors include her sons, Thomas (Larry), Timothy, John (Bonnie), and Peter; a daughter, Jennifer; four grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by Harold, her husband of 64 years.

Services are 1 p.m. Sept. 12 at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, 9201 E. C.R. 100 N., Avon, with visitation there from 10 a.m. until service time. Arrangements are entrusted to Conkle Funeral Home, Avon Chapel.

Memorials may be sent to Our Shepherd Lutheran Church.

Online condolences may be made at conklefuneralhome.com.