Paula Anne Pollitt, 65, of Hope, died Sunday June 14, 2015, at her home.
Before retiring, she had been employed at Columbus Regional Hospital as a radiologic technologist-RIS/PACS administrator and had also been director of radiology. She also had been a real estate agent
and a Mary Kay consultant.
She was baptized in the Catholic faith in 1963 and was a member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church.
She was president of Hope Town Council and was a board member of Hope Main Street. She was also a member of Hill Toppers Clogging Group.
Paula was very talented in pencil, charcoal and pastel chalk sketching, painting, ceramics, making porcelain dolls and knitting. She loved vacationing with family and friends and loved the beach. She also loved animals and had several dogs and cats. One of her dogs served as a therapy dog at the hospital.
The funeral Mass will be Thursday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church in Columbus. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Norman Funeral Home in Hope and Thursday from 9 a.m. until service time at the church. Entombment will be at Garland Brook Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions may be donated to Hope Main Street Park Project.
Born October 24, 1949, in Vincennes, Indiana, Paula was the daughter of Paul and Anne Louise Carter Wright. She married Roger D. Pollitt. He preceded her in death January 28, 1999.
Survivors include siblings, Brad (Claudia) Wright of Warsaw, Kim (Paul) Brockman of Oldenburg and Richard Loyd of Anderson; nieces, Jennifer (Bob) Beiers of Greenwood and Julie (Eric) Lierman of Fort Wayne; a great-nephew Tytus Beiers; and great-nieces, Michaella and Mackenzie Lierman.
Paula was preceded in death by her husband and parents.