Shelby  County  Indiana


Shelbyville  News
Friday, February 16, 2001
Helen F. Poe, 82, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2001, at Major Hospital.
Born May 16, 1918, in Shelbyville, d/o  Frank and Elizabeth (Rickie) Schoentrup.  She married  Edwin L. Poe  on Jan. 17, 1953, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 11, 1996.  Survivors include one son, Frank Poe  of Shelbyville; one daughter-in-law, Penny Poe  of Shelbyville; and three grandsons, Shane Poe,  Trevor Poe  and  Clint Poe, all of Shelbyville.
Preceded in death by one brother, Clarence Schoentrup, and one sister, Mary Tingle.
Graduated in 1937 from St. Joseph Catholic School.  Homemaker.  Bookkeeper for Ed Poe and Sons Concrete Contractors in Shelbyville.
Member of Daughters of Isabella, where she was past regent; St. Rose of Lima Circle; and St. Annes Altar Society, where she was a former secretary.
St. Joseph Catholic Church, 125 E. Broadway St., with the Rev. John Fink officiating.
Burial St. Vincent Catholic Cemetery in Shelby County.
Rosary recited Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison St.
Memorial contributions to St. Vincent's Cemetery Association, 4218 E. Michigan Road, Shelbyville, IN 46176 or St. Joseph Catholic Church, 125 E. Broadway, Shelbyville, IN 46176.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

January 8, 1891

          Joseph E. Poe, son of  Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Poe, died at their residence on the corner of Pike and Jackson streets, at 7:10 Sunday night of diptheria, age 6 years.  He was buried at Forest Hill Cemetery Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock.  D. B. Wilson, funeral director.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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