Lorena Chastain, 100, of Bedford, passed away at Thursday, July 1, 2010 at Westview Nursing and RehabCenter.
Born July 19, 1909 in Gibson Co., she was the daughter of Wilmer and
Ella (Schafer) Caniff.
She married Maurice A. Chastain on Jan. 11, 1930. She was a Tupperware distributor and Avon representative for many years. She began taking organ lessons at the
age of 65 and played the pipe organ at the FirstUnitedMethodistChurch where she was an active member. She taught music for
years and was known for her cooking, baking and playing piano.
Survivors include three daughters, Donna
Martin of Paoli, Carolyn Teghtmeyer and Elaine Newlin both of Bedford; sister,
Ruth Meyers of Florida; and seven grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents;
husband, Maurice in 1986; a son, Donald Paul Chastain; and seven brothers.
Graveside services will be at on Saturday at MitchellCemetery with Pastor Eric Kersey officiating. Burial will follow the service.