Reva Wilber


Reva B. Boaz Wilber, 93, of Columbus, passed from this life at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Mrs. Wilber was born July 10, 1923, in Bartholomew County, to Fred and Amy Alka Zeigler.

She had been a Licensed Practical Nurse at Quinco and was a 50-year member of Clifford Chapter Order of Eastern Star.

She enjoyed going to car races and traveling.

Mrs. Wilber is survived by her husband, Gene Wilber, who she married December 22, 2003; daughter, Connie (Mike) Sullivan of Columbus; daughter-in-law, Shelby Jean Boaz of Columbus; grandchildren, Robin Robinson, Rick (Dora) Robinson, Gregory Boaz, and Amy Boaz (John) Pawlus, all of Columbus, and Christian Pankow of Miami, Florida; granddaughter-in-law, Jami Boaz of Columbus; great-grandchildren, Leah Pawlus, Zoe and Asa Boaz and Daemen Sampson; a sister, Vivian Toth of Inverness, Florida; and brothers, Donald (Judy) Zeigler of Columbus and Buckley Zeigler of Florida.

Mrs. Wilber was preceded in death by her parents; son, Paul Boaz; daughter, Cheryl Pankow; grandson, Paul Christopher Boaz; brothers, Harold, Eugene, Willis and Robert Zeigler; and sisters, Louise Nicholas, Alice Ford and Ethel Mae Stamper.

The funeral will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Pastor Adam Carrigan officiating.

Family and friends may call from 12:30 p.m. until service time Monday.

Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

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