Rita Nowling

Rita Nowling
Rita Nowling


Rita Nowling, age 85 of Princeton, KY, formerly of Seymour IN, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at the home of her daughter. She was of the Catholic faith, a member of the Daughters of Isabella of the St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Seymour, IN, a retired store manager for a retail business and a homemaker.

She is survived by her four daughters, Sheila Temple and husband, Paul of Portageville, MO, Pam Pruitt and husband, Ralph of Gideon, MO, Lisa O’Neill and husband, Patrick of Lyon County and Shannon Trafford and husband Dewayne of Princeton; one son, Mike Nowling and wife, Mary of Seymour, IN; 17 grandchildren; 31 great grandchildren, and 2 Great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years Jack Nowling; her parents John Greenwell and Anna “Bun” Porter Greenwell; four sisters, Emma Louise Weller, Margaret Baker, Shirley Garvey and JoAnn Donica Mace and one brother, John Gayle Greenwell and one great grandson, Corbin Nowling.

Visitation will be held Monday April 8, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Seymour, IN.

Funeral Mass will be Monday April 8, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, Seymour, IN., with Father Dan Staublin Officiating.

Burial to follow in Riverview Cemetery, Seymour IN.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to the St. Ambrose Catholic Church and School, 325 S Chestnut St, Seymour, IN 47274. Woodlawn Family Funeral are handling local arrangements.

Friends and family may leave online condolences at www.woodlawnfamilyfuneral.com

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