Obituary: June Shirley Fouch Pickrell


June Shirley Fouch Pickrell, 88, died Sept. 1.

June was a long-term Alzheimer’s patient and resident of Hooverwood in Indianapolis. She was born June 17, 1931, in Tipton County.

June was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Pickrell, parents Clarence and Anna Yugerwitz Fouch and sisters Dorothy Thompson and Helen Brumm.

June is survived by brother Nathan (Rosemary) Fouch of Brownsburg, children David (Laurie) Pickrell of Texas, Mary Ann (Richard) Horak of Ohio, Stephen (Kathy) Pickrell of Monrovia, Nancy O’Dell of Noblesville, Jeffrey (Zola) Pickrell of Evansville, Melinda (Matthew) Miller of Carmel and Robert J. Pickrell of Indianapolis. She also is survived by eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

On Sept. 13, a memorial service will be held at Noblesville First Christian Church, 16377 Herriman Blvd,, Noblesville, by senior minister Cheryl Russell. Visitation is at 10 a.m., followed by a memorial service at 11:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hooverwood, 7001 Hoover Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46260. Donations in her name will be designated for the employee holiday fund.