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Cora Mae Lockhart

September 19, 1936 ~ July 9, 2017 (age 80)

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Graveside Service
July 14, 2017

1:00 PM
Valhalla Memory Gardens and Crematorium
310 N. Johnson Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47404

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Cora Mae Lockhart, 80, of Franklin, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, in Franklin. She was born on September 19, 1936, in Cando, North Dakota, to her parents Verne and Millie (Strechen) Lockhart, where she spent most of her youth.

She was an RN and worked at the Bloomington Convalescent Center. Cora studied at Methodist Hospital, in Indianapolis and eventually moved to Franklin. She enjoyed reading, especially of an educational nature, and caring for people. Cora loved to travel and spend time with her family and friends.  

Cora is survived by her sisters, Jeannette Lockhart of Ellettsville, Verna (Tom) Vint of Fort Wayne, and Sandra Smith of Franklin; three nephews Jerry Brinegar, Gregory Lockhart, and Steven Smith and one niece, Jennifer Byrley.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The family is conducting a grave side service at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 14, 2017, followed by entombment at Valhalla Memory Gardens and Crematorium, located at 310 N. Johnson Ave. Bloomington, In. 47404. Arrangements have been entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel.