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Ida Catherine (Welcher) Irvin, 80, Gosport

Ida Catherine (Welcher) Irvin, 80, Gosport, went home to be with her Lord Aug. 1, 2012. She was a resident of the Gosport Nursing Home.
Ida was born Oct. 4, 1931, in Bargersville, the daughter of Johnny and Cora (Zimmerman) Welcher.
Ida worked as an LPN. She was a member of Spearsville Pilgrim Holiness Church. She enjoyed crocheting and eating Chinese food.
She will be greatly missed by her loving husband, Sam Alton Irvin of Auburn; her daughters, Barbara (Dwight) Brock of Martinsville and Carolyn (Glen) Maxwell of West Palm Beach, Fla.; stepsons, Jim (Sherry) Irvin of Auburn and Jerry (Renee) Irvin of Fishers; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Bobby Richart; and two brothers, Bill and Dean Welcher.
A funeral service was conducted Sunday, Aug. 5 at 1:30 p.m. at Bond-Mitchell funeral Home with burial in Bethel Cemetery. The family received visitors at the funeral home Saturday eve.
The family would like to express gratitude to the Gosport Nursing Home facilities and staff for all the loving care and attention showed Ida during her stay there.
The family requests that donations may be made payable to Bond-Mitchell Funeral Home to assist with the cost of the service.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.bondmitchellfuneralhome.com.

  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 29
    Jackson Township Board
    7 p.m. Jackson Township Board, Trustee's Office, 5765 Carmel Ridge Road