Helen Lucile Bolton, 90, Gentryville

Helen Lucile Bolton, 90, of Gentryville, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand.

Helen was born in Indianapolis to the late Otto and Esther (Hicks) Oskins.

She was a member and organist of Gentryville United Methodist Church.

Helen had been a pharmacy technician at St. Joseph Hospital.

She loved dancing with her husband, Roy.  Helen enjoyed crocheting, quilting, supporting her grandchildren’s sporting events and was an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Bolton.

Helen is survived by her children, Sandra Forston and her husband, Carl,  Patricia Pulley and her husband, Ray,  Joyce Bolton, and Katherine Spellmeyer and her husband, Donald, all of Gentryville;  grandchildren, Carla Birsa (Mike) of Fishers, Julie Walls (J.T. Wells) of Gentryville, Regina Pulley of Evansville, Yvonne Hochgesang (Kent) of St. Henry, Thomas Pulley (Amanda) of Dale, Angela Warthan (Ryan) of Boonville, and Brian Spellmeyer (Mary) and Mark and Kevin Spellmeyer, all of Gentryville;  great-grandchildren, Nathan and Logan Birsa, Matthew Fulkerson, Alex Adair, Audra and Anna Hochgesang, Ben, Rachel, and Adam Pulley, Bradyn Warthan and Madelene, Kyle and Alli Jo Spellmeyer; siblings, Margaret Griepenstroh, James W. Oskins (Fern) and Doris Blowers, all of Gentryville, and Richard Oskins (Gail) of Gray Summit, Missouri; and Sister-in-law, Iris Ludwig of Santa Claus,.

Services are 3 p.m. CT Friday, May 24, 2019, at Gentryville United Methodist Church in Gentryville, with Pastor Charlotte Lee officiating.  Burial is in Garden of Memory Cemetery in Gentryville.

Visitation is from 2 until 7 p.m. CT Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Koehler Funeral Home in Boonville and from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. CT Friday at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Gentryville United Methodist Church Building Fund or Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Department.

Friends unable to attend may send a condolence to the family at www.KoehlerFuneralHome.com.


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