Clara Gwen Walters


Clara Gwen Walters, 78, passed away May 17, 2019 at her home in Dade City, FL. Gwen was a lifelong resident of Rush county. She was born June 18, 1940 to the late Bob and Edna May.
She worked many years as The Director of Nursing at Millers Merry Manor, Formerly known as Jackson Nursing Home. Gwen was a graduate of Indiana University and Bethesda School of Nursing. She was a member of Eastern Star, Main Street Christian Church and Homer Federated Christian Church. In 1967, she married her soul mate Jim Walters and they raised 5 children together. It was her life mission to be a loving caring Christian. Gwen loved to garden.
Gwen is survived by her daughters, Deena (Randy) Watson of Indiana, Alison (Dennis) Lemmon of Florida; sons, Michael Walters of Indiana, Don (Jody) Walters of North Carolina, Van (Christy) Walters of Florida; brother, Robert May of Indiana; grandchildren, Ross, Anthony, Katie, Shane, Jake, Jamie, Emily, Bret, Travis and Logan; many loved great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Gwen was preceded in death by husband Jim Walters and grandson, Scott Watson.
A private service of interment will take place in Indiana at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to Burns Funeral Home in Milroy, IN.
Published on May 23, 2019
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3 posts

Evelyn and Jim Martin
Jun 08, 2019
Sending our deepest sympathy to the whole family.
Mary watson
May 24, 2019
She was a very nice lady.enjoyed working with her years ago she will be in peace..
Diann Clark
May 23, 2019
I loved your mother and Father.. I worked with her a long time at Miller's in Rushville. I remember Van and Alison growing up. She was a good friend to me. so sorry for your loss. What a good lady