Obituary for Nellie (Foltz) Bunch-Osborne

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Nellie (Foltz) Bunch-Osborne

December 7, 1922 - December 16, 2017

Nellie (Foltz) Bunch-Osborne, age 95, passed away Saturday afternoon, December 16, 2017 at Brown County Health & Living Community in Nashville.  She was a resident of Brown County and a former resident of New Port Richey, Florida.

Nellie was born December 7, 1922, in Kansas, IL, to the late Floyd M. and Jewell S. (Padget) Foltz.  She married Charles N. Osborne on February 23, 1992 in Louisville, KY.  He preceded her in death on November 25, 2004.

Nellie retired in 1992 as a Security Officer for Burns Incorporated in Indianapolis. She was also retired from General Motors in Indianapolis where she worked in the Sewing Room for over 12 years. Prior to that, she worked as a Quality Control Inspector for Dage Electric in Beech Grove for 17 years.

Nellie enjoyed wintering with her husband in New Port Richey, FL where she was a member of the Holiday Gospel Tabernacle Church. She served as the church treasurer for many years. Nellie was also a member of the New Life Community Church in Nashville and the United Auto Workers Union in Indianapolis. She also enjoyed tending to her flower gardens, crafting, crocheting and fishing. Nellie loved spending time with her family, especially spoiling her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Nellie is survived by her children: Evva Sue (George) Miller of Bean Blossom, Richard V. (Linda)   Bunch of Dupont and Jack L. (Sue) Bunch of Nashville; brother, James Foltz of Indianapolis; 7     grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles; son, Eugene Bunch; siblings, Jewell Ann Murdoch, Floyd Foltz Jr., Elmer E. Foltz, Mary Dick, Eula Jackson, Verel Foltz, Reece Foltz and an infant brother, Johnnie.

A funeral service will be held at noon on Thursday at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center located at 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown.  Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.  Burial will be at Unity Baptist Church Cemetery in Brown County.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Nellie to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2400 E. 17th St. Columbus, IN 47201.

Condolences may be made to the Bunch – Osborne family at

Information:  (812) 597-4670





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Date: Thursday, December 21, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Service Information

Date: Thursday, December 21, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Born: December 7, 1922
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Tonia Bowling posted on 12/19/17

Prayers to you all in this difficult time. I am so appreciative that I got to take care of her..