Martha (Mike) J. McCorkle
Martha Jean "Mike" McCorkle, 75, the daughter of Rolland and Ethel Root passed away on Monday, December 3rd.
She was born April 18, 1943 in Louisville, KY. Mike grew up in IL. She graduated from Ball State School of Nursing in 1964 and spent her career caring for others in the community as an RN. She married Steve McCorkle in 1963 and they had 2 sons. After a separation of 10 years they reunited to enjoy retirement together.
Mike is survived by their two sons, Scott (Tiffany) and Mark (Jeri). She is survived by 7 grandchildren, Thom (Allison), Parker, Sarah, Emily, Frances, Andrew and Trevor. She is also survived by her great granddaughter, Sequoia. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Mike thoroughly enjoyed spending time with her family. She was an avid reader and spent her summers enjoying the family pond.
Services will be held at 3:30 on Saturday, December 8th in Todd Funeral Home in Rushville. Friends are welcome to visit the mortuary from noon until the time of the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Rushville Animal Shelter, RCSD or RPD K-9 units, or Top Dog Animal Boarding Clinic.
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Published on December 6, 2018


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