Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Daily  News
Greensbur, Decatur County, Indiana
Monday, December 1, 2008
Robert Edward "Sticky" Narwold, 87
          Robert Edward "Sticky" Narwold,  87, Greensburg, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 30 at his residence in Greensburg.  Born June 18, 1921 in Greensburg, he was the son of Edward F. and Flora (Schaffer) Narwold.  He worked for 38 years at Public Service Indiana, retiring September 6, 1979.  He graduated from Greensburg High School in 1941.  He was a golden member of the Eagles Lodge, Greensburg and a lifetime member of the First Presbyterian Church in Greensburg.  He was an avid basketball player.  A perfect epitaph for Sticky would be that he never uttered an unkind word about anyone.
          He was married first to  Marilee Sparks  in 1946 and she preceded him in death on December 20, 2004.  He was married to his second wife  Mary Ellen Richey Brown  on November 15, 1969 she survives.  He is also survived by his children with his first wife:  Barbara Jean (Ralph) Narwold Smith Peterson,  The Villages, Fl.,  Kathy Lee (Andy) Narwold Tuckett,  Columbus,  David Edward (Julie) Narwold,  Greensburg; children with his second wife,  Helen Marie (Steve) Brown Hamilton,  Greensburg,  Judith Ann Brown Lozier,  Greensburg,  Carlos R. (Sheila) Brown,  Greensburg,  Nancy Sue Brown,  Greensburg; two sisters,  Mary Margaret Narwold Miller Christman,  Liberty,  Dorothy Narwold Hayes,  Columbus; three nephews, 12 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, one great great granddaughter.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, one son,  Daniel "Danny" Robert Narwold;  one sister,  Norma Narwold Robbins;  one granddaughter,  Kimberly Ann Lozier.
          Visitation will be from 4-8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg.  Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 4, 2008 at the Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg with Helen Hamilton officiating.  Interment will be held in the South Park Cemetery in Greensburg.  Memorials may be made to the Decatur County Hospice.
Contributed by Phyllis Fleming and  Betty Kitchen

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