Carl L. Federle


Carl L. Federle, 79, of Columbus, passed away at 11:35 a.m. March 17, 2018, at Ashford Place Health Campus in Shelbyville.

Carl was born March 4, 1939, in Batesville, the son of Anthony Joseph and Anna Marie Raver Federle.

He married Marie H. Litzinger October 16, 1965, and she preceded him in death on November 26, 2008.

He was a member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church.

Carl was retired from Kroger and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren in his retirement.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 24, 2018, at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church with Father Clem Davis and Father Mike Keucher officiating. Calling will be 4-8 p.m. Friday at the Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

A rosary service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

Survivors include his daughters, Paula S. (Rich) Perry of Shelbyville and Lisa M. (Rob) Abraham of Bloomington; a brother, Howard “Ben” (Dot) Federle of Batesville; sisters, Marlene (Joe) Greiwe of Batesville and Joann (Tony) Holzer of Mt. Joliet, Tennessee; and grandchildren, Amber, Logan and Austin Perry, and Ryan and Haley Abraham.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marie; brothers, Paul and Ralph Federle; and a sister, Ruth Gehl.

You are invited to view his video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to Carl’s family via the funeral home website: