Evelyn Kelch


Evelyn R. Kelch, 69, of Columbus, died at 2:50 p.m. Sunday, November 20, 2016, at Columbus Regional Hospital Emergency Department.

Mrs. Kelch was born June 13, 1947, in Rising Sun, Indiana, the daughter of Goldie Dailey and Cecil Dunn.

She was a sales representative for Space-Ray for 30 years and her passions in life included flower gardening, home decorating and watching movies. She loved animals, especially dogs.

Mrs. Kelch is survived by her son, Brett (Michelle) Kelch of Columbus; granddaughters, Jessica and Paige Prowant of Columbus; her former husband, Thomas Kelch of Columbus; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother; and two sisters.

In keeping with Mrs. Kelch’s wishes, cremation is planned. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bartholomew County Humane Society, P.O. Box 1088, Columbus, Indiana 47202.

Arrangements were entrusted to Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home.

Online condolences and special memories may be shared with the Kelch family at barkesweaverglick.com.