Virginia Carico


CHRISMAN – Virginia M. Carico, 84, of Chrisman, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Harrison Crossing, Terre Haute, Ind. She was a stay at home mom, a cook at the Chrisman School District and then a salesperson at Mooney Ford in Chrisman before retiring.

A funeral service is 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at Krabel Funeral Home, with the Rev. Don Shane officiating. Burial follows at Woodland Cemetery. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until the service time Saturday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Carico was born Sept. 14, 1934, at French Lick, Ind., the daughter of the late Joseph and Golda Crews Walters. She was the oldest daughter of eight children. She married Dale Carico Dec. 2, 1951, at the Chrisman home of his parents, Crockett and Nora Carico, by the Rev. Frank Nestler. Dale preceded her in death Feb. 26, 2016.

She is survived by her children, Bob Carico, Janet Kindred (Dale Winans) and Jean (Tom) Scott, all of Chrisman; four granddaughters, Michelle (Troy) Lunger of Chrisman, Theresa (Troy) Latoz of Georgetown, Stacey (Todd) Gosnell of Paris and Misty Terry of Turlock, Calif.; nine great-grandchildren; a brother, Paul Walters of Staughton, Ind.; a sister, Shirley (Jaime) Estavillo of Carbondale; three sisters-in-law, Vange Walters of Ladoga, Ind., Vera Carico of Crest Hill and Pat Carico of Sarasota, Fla.; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mrs. Carico was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Chrisman. She enjoyed bowling and was the league and city secretary for many years. She coached girls softball teams and was a member of the Athletic Booster Club, Eastern Star and Homemakers Extension.

Memorial donations may be made to the United Methodist Church of Chrisman or the Multiple Sclerosis Association.

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