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October 20, 2018

9/1/2017 11:37:00 AM
Sheila R. Kane, 81, Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service
Sheila R. Kane
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Sheila R. Kane

Sheila R. Kane, 81, was well known in community for work and activities

Sheila R. Kane, 81, of North Vernon died Thursday, August 31, 2017, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Rev. Jerry Byrd will officiate. A rosary service will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Monday, September, 4, 2017, at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, September 4, 2017, at the funeral home.

Mrs. Kane graduated from the Academy of Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand in 1953. She had owned and operated the Credit Bureau of North Vernon for 10 years and had worked at various offices at the Jennings County Courthouse. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Rosary Society, and St. Mary's Cemetery Board. Mrs.

Kane had taught preschool religion for 14 years, served in the choir and as a music cantor. She was a member of Winding Waters Quilt Club and North Vernon Senior Center and enjoyed playing cards, sewing, coloring, travel, and water aerobics.

Born February 23, 1936, in Jennings County, Mrs. Kane was the daughter of Lawrence and Jessie Hiner Sprickerhoff. She married A. Lee Kane April 16, 1955. He preceded her in death June 6, 2015.

Survivors include sons, Patrick (Lisa) Kane of Carmel, Michael (Christie) Kane of Sellersburg, Tim (Lisa) Kane of Greensburg, and James Kane of North Vernon; daughters, Angie (Dan) James of Indianapolis, and Carmel (Jay) Campfield and Felicia (Richard) Vogel of North Vernon; grandchildren, Kevin, Grant, Alex, Chris, Ryan, Nathan, Maggie, Luke, and Austin Kane, Jed Campfield, Michael and Eric James, Colby, Jessi, and Xavier Vogel, Katie Brumfield, and Dylan Ralston; and six great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Kane was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and a grandson, Jacob Vogel.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, St. Mary's School or Sisters of St. Benedict in Ferdinand.

Reader Comments

Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Article comment by: Max Clerkin

A very dear lady and friend.

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