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Dorothy "Louise" Blackburn

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Dorothy "Louise" Peltier Blackburn, 82, of Indianapolis, passed away quietly at home on May 21, 2012.

She was born Nov. 11, 1929 in Nebo, KY. She grew up in Linton and graduated from Linton-Stockton High School in 1947. After high school, she worked for Dr. John Woner until her marriage to Warren B. "Buzz" Blackburn on Dec. 25, 1951.

She was a homemaker and member of Chapel Hill United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her husband; daughters, Jill (Charlie) Wolf and Sherry Clark; grandchildren Jake (Abby), Zach and Kylie.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Emil and Jessica (Oliver) Peltier; her sister, Evelyn Howell; and brothers, Bruce Jewell and Robert Guy.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday, May 25 at Conkle Funeral Home, Avon Chapel with visitation from 11 a.m. until the time of service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

Online condolences may be shared at www.conklefuneralhome.com.