Carrie Imogene Scott Fosbrink


Carrie Imogene Scott Fosbrink, 91, of Seymour, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2015, at home surrounded by her family.

Born May 4, 1924, at Ratcliff Grove, she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Lena Smallwood Scott, both of whom preceded her in death. She married Wayne E. Fosbrink on Jan. 31, 1942, in Brownstown. He passed away Sept. 19, 2000.

She was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, the Redeemer Lutheran Church Ladies Guild and the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League. She attended grade school at Ratcliff Grove and then went to Brownstown High School.

Imogene owned and operated Redding Road Beauty Shop for 10 years and then went to work at J.C. Penney & Co. from 1968 until her retirement in 1987. She enjoyed crocheting and loved spending time in her garden. Imogene was lucky enough to be married to the love of her life for more than 58 years. She and her husband were members of ABATE of Indiana and the Golden Oldies Motorcycle Club.

Survivors include her daughters, Dorothy (James) Miller, Judy Hazard and Diana (Daryl) Gressel; eight grandchildren, John Pettay, Ruth Southerland, Jennifer Pettay, Michelle Randall, Duane Ritz, Gary Gressel, Brian Gressel and Tammy Lucas; two stepgrandchildren, James Miller Jr. and Tammy Meek; 21 great-grandchildren, 12 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Ruby Fosbrink.

Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter; a stepgrandson; a great-great-granddaughter; five brothers, James, JC, Jesse, Eugene and Jack Scott; and two sisters, Gertrude Reedy and Estella Miller.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Voss Chapel, with the Rev. Joe Barlau officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the chapel.

Memorials may be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church capital campaign or Schneck Hospice.