Sarah “Sally” Margaret Waldkoetter



Sarah “Sally” Margaret Waldkoetter, 81, of Vallonia, died at 9:14 p.m. Friday, September 21, 2018 at the Hoosier Christian Village, Brownstown.

She was born on August 2, 1937 in Seymour to the late Harry John & Grace Mildred Carter Waldkoetter.

She was a 1955 graduate of Scottsburg High School, and a 1959 graduate of Evansville College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. In 1965 she graduated from Indiana University with a Master of Science in Nursing and then went on to University of Cincinnati as a Doctoral Candidate.

Sally worked at Babies Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City from 1959-1964 and was a Professor of Nursing at Columbia University in New York City. From 1965-1968 she was a Professor of Nursing at University of Cincinnati and then from 1968-1993 she was Professor Emeritus at University of Cincinnati.

Sally is survived by many cousins and friends.

She was an active member of the Trinity Lutheran Church, Vallonia and was Chairman of the Joe Jackson Hotel Restoration Committee.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 12 p.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church with Pastor Jordan McKinley officiating. Friends may visit at the church Tuesday from 10 a.m. until service time. Burial will take place at the Vallonia Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Trinity Lutheran Church.

Johnson Funeral Home is handling all arrangements and online condolences may be expressed at

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