Patricia Carman


Patricia Ann Leffler Carman, 78, of Columbus, passed away Monday, August 17, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

She had sold Sarah Coventry for years and had worked at Mills Pharmacy and Clouse’s along with many other occupations through the years. She was of strong Christian faith.

She had been a member of Hope Royal Neighbors, Hope Bowling League, Hauser Adult Booster Club and Hauser Alumni. She enjoyed shopping for antiques, reading, and flower gardening and loved watching movies.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Flat Rock Baptist Cemetery, west of Clifford.

Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47203, or through the funeral home.

Born March 18, 1937, in Monticello, Indiana, Pat was the daughter of Edgar and Vessie Hayden Leffler. She married Gerald Carman September 24, 1955, and he preceded her in death April 1, 2006.

Pat is survived by children, Terri McNicholas of Columbus, Kim Carman of Edinburgh, Keith (Jenni) Carman of Zionsville, Brian (Brenda) Carman of Columbus, and Barb Carman of Mexico; grandchildren, Aaron and Abram Carman, Arica Carman Bailey, and Keeton, Kollin and Quincy Carman; great-grandchildren, Hayden Stoddard, Beau and Hope Bailey, Grady Carman and Isaiah Carman; siblings, Phyllis Hall of Moscow, Indiana, Anna Schuck of Fishers, Indiana, Clara (Wayne) Warren of Missouri, Sharon (Paul) Hathaway of North Carolina, Bill Leffler of San Diego, Katie Shepherd of North Vernon, Donnie Leffler of Indianapolis, and Ellen Daniels of Shelbyville.

Pat was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and brothers, Sonny and David Leffler.

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