Karon S. Anthis, 74 of Patoka, Indiana formerly of Princeton passed away on Monday, November 25, 2013 at Gibson General Hospital in Princeton.
She was born March 17, 1939 in Princeton, IN to Howard and Barbara (Hill) Lewis.
She was a member of Patoka United Methodist Church. She retired in 2001 from the Gibson County Treasurers Office after 24 years. She had also formerly worked at the Patoka National Bank for several years. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Fred Anthis of Patoka; 5 children, Tammy (Dennis) DeVries of Auburn, AL, Tricia Kolb of Patoka, Joe (Janine) Anthis, John (Tabitha) Anthis and Jim (Lora) Anthis all of Patoka; 13 grandchildren, Stephen (Annie), Zachary (Maryann) and Emily DeVries, Brock Kolb, Alex, Hayden, Jacob and Wyatt Anthis, Blake and Ellie Anthis, Taylor, Ashlyn and Kyndall Anthis; brother, Fred (Lynn) Lewis of Nashville, TN; sister, Patricia Willis of Winslow; brother & sister-in-law, Bill and Pat Anthis; brother-in-law, Larry Higginbotham; 4 nephews; 3 nieces; and several great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Linda Higginbotham; and brother-in-law, Elwood Willis.
Funeral Services will be held at 1 PM on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with Rev. Jeff Pinney officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Patoka.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 PM on Friday at the Colvin Funeral Home.