Hermine Czerny

Central Avenue

Hermine L. Czerny, 83, of Central Avenue, passed away peacefully December 5, 2016, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Hermine was born September 19, 1933, in Sibiu, Romania, the daughter of Gustav and Hermine Leonhardt. She married Rudolf Czerny June 19, 1950, in Germany.

Hermine, Rudolf and their daughters, Sigrid and Brigitte, immigrated to the United States in 1956 and settled in Indianapolis where their son David was born.

At our mother’s wishes, she will be cremated and there will be no public visitation or funeral service. Arrangements are entrusted to Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

Memorial donations may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2626 17th St., Columbus, Indiana 47201.

Survivors include her husband, Rudolf; daughters, Brigitte (Richard) Halvorsen of Columbus and Sigrid Herrington of Brownsburg; grandchildren, Matthew (Rachelle) Byron, Justin Byron, Dillon Czerny, Michael Czerny, Michele (Jason) Schrader, Rachel (Jim) Vaughan, Ryan (Jesse) Heines and Ashley (Samuel) Trisler; seven great-grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren, who were all loved and adored by their great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, David.

You are invited to light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet.