Phyllis Cole

June 18, 1929 ~ October 7, 2021 (age 92)

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Phyllis Cole, age 92 of Converse passed away on Thursday, October 7, 2021 in her home. 

Phyllis was born June 18, 1929 in Converse, Indiana the daughter of the late John and Altha May (Leckrone) Cochran.  She married Robert Cole on June 6, 1959, and he preceded her in death on October 7, 1999. 

Phyllis was a member of the Moose Lodge of Wabash; the Eagle’s Lodge and the Wabash Bowling Association, where she received a 25 year member plaque.

She is survived by a daughter, Cindy (Jerry) Auginbaugh of Converse; a sister, Janet Hyatt of New Albany, Ohio; grandchildren, Jeremy and Jason Auginbaugh, Denise Boyd and Diana Dye, and; 11 great grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Dick Shaffer; a brother, Paul Benny Cochran; and sisters, Iretha Scott, Maxine Dicken, Velma Mullett, Dorotha Buckalew, Doris Hursh and Helen Louise Cochran.

Visitation will take place from 10:00 a.m. to Noon on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Raven-Choate Funeral Home, 1202 W. Kem Road, Marion, Indiana.  Funeral Services will begin at Noon with Pastor Mike Williams officiating.

Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery, N. Manchester, Indiana.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Marion-Grant County Humane Society, 505 S. Miller Avenue, Marion, Indiana 46952; or to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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October 14, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Raven-Choate Funeral Home
1202 Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952

Funeral Service
October 14, 2021

12:00 PM
Raven-Choate Funeral Home
1202 Kem Road
Marion, IN 46952


Oaklawn Cemetery
600 Beckley Street
N. Manchester, IN 46962


Marion-Grant County Humane Society
505 S. Miller Avenue, Marion IN 46953

A Charity of the Donor's Choice

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