Date of birth: 1 Feb 1923 Lockland, Hamilton, Ohio
Date of death: 7 Jul 2001 Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
Source: Franklin Daily Journal, Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana, July 10, 2001
Ruth E. (Denny) Harlan Ruth E. (Denny) Harlan, 78, died Saturday, July 7, 2001, in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Indianapolis. She was born Feb. 1, 1923, in Lockland, Ohio. Her parents were Kelly and Zora Mae (Woodall) Denny. She married Charles L. Harlan on Jan. 17, 1942. He survives. Other survivors include a son, Michael Harlan of Houston, Texas; four daughters, Patricia Wirey and Peggy Martin, both of Greenwood, Cathy Harlan of Indian- apolis and Tammy Quirey of Booneville; a brother, Paul Denny of Florida; a sister, Gladys Kernodle of Florida; six grandchildren; and three great-grandsons. She was employed for nine years by Abraham Lincoln Elementary School as a cook, and she cared for children all her life. She was retired. She was a member of Capital City Baptist Church, formerly Temple Baptist Church. A service will be conducted at 1 p.m. today at Capital City Baptist Church in Indianapolis. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of service today at the church. Burial will be at Round Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by G.H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home in Indianapolis. Memorial contributions may be made to Capital City Baptist Church, 1002 W. Edgewood Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46217.
Source: Indianapolis Star, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, July 10, 2001
RUTH E. DENNY HARLAN Ruth E. Denny Harlan, 78, Indianapolis, died July 7. She had been a cook nine years for Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. Services: 1 p.m. July 11 in Capital City Baptist Church, of which she was a member, with calling there from 4 to 8 p.m. July 10 and from 11 a.m. July 11. Burial: Round Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the church. Survivors: husband Charles L. Harlan children Patricia Wirey, Michael, Cathy Harlan, Peggy Martin, Tammy Quirey brother Paul Denny sister Gladys Kernodle six grand- children three great-grandsons. G.H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Submitted by Mark E. Wirey