Carole Funk age 68, former Portland and Pennville resident passed away Monday at I.U. Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. She had been a resident of Kindred Care Rehabilitation in Muncie. She was born on May 3, 1944 the daughter of Richard and Evelyn (Bost) Bentz. She was retired from the Bureau of Motor Vehicles and had also worked for Jay Garment.
She had attended First Baptist Church, member of the Eastern Star and was a 1962 graduate of Portland High School.
Surviving are one son Mark Funk of Alabama, three daughters Diana Parsons of California, Susan VanMatre of Portland and Tiffany Botkin of Indianapolis, two sisters Mrs. Larry (Sharon) Cavanaugh of Portland and Connie Bentz of Muncie, Nine grandchildren and nine great grandchildren
Funeral services will be Friday at 3:00 P.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Larry Evans presiding. Visitation will be Friday from 2:00 – 3:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to the family.