Geneva Gohmann

January 17, 1920July 13, 2013
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Geneva Gohmann, 93, died Saturday, July 13, 2013. She was born January 17, 1920 in Tell City, IN to the late Leo and Frances Ray Lutgring. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Gohmann; brothers, Gilbert, Ray and Sydney Lutgring; sisters, Margaret Frazier, Bette Lutgring and Dorothye LaGrange.

She grew up in Perry County, IN, graduated from Tell City High School in 1937, and attended St. Mary and Elizabeth School of Nursing in Louisville becoming a registered nurse in 1941. She married Bernard Gohmann in 1951 and lived in Floyd County, IN for the next 50 years where she was a member of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church and retired from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kentucky.

Survivors include: Daughter: Mary Frances “Francie” Sheridan Greenwood, IN Sons: Ray Gohmann (Louise) Atlantic Beach, FL Bill Gohmann (Cathy) Wabash, IN Sister: Irene Bork Brothers: Alfred Lutgring (Jean) Donald Lutgring (Alma) 8 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren

Visitation will be from 2:00pm to 8:00pm Friday and after 9:00am Saturday at Kraft Funeral Service, 708 E. Spring St., New Albany, IN. A Rosary Service will be held at 4:00pm Friday at the funeral home. Her Rite of Christian Burial will be 11:00am Saturday at St. Mary of The Knobs Catholic Church, 3033 Martin Rd., Floyds Knobs, IN with burial to follow in the church cemetery. A Memorial Mass will be held 7:30pm Friday, July 26 at St. Ann Catholic Church in Indianapolis.

Memorial donations in her memory may be made to St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church.

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  • Visitation Friday, July 19, 2013
  • Rite of Christian Burial Saturday, July 20, 2013

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Bruce Sheridan

July 19, 2013

Francie, Ray and Billy, please accept my sincere sympathy and condolence for the loss of Geneva and hope the love of God will surround all through this difficult time.....Bruce

Dan, Michelle, & Danielle Sparling

July 19, 2013

Bill, Cathy, Tony, and Beth,

We are sorry to hear about your mother, Bill. Please accept our sincere sympathy. All of you are frequently in our thoughts and prayers.

Robin Wright

July 18, 2013

Ray and Louise,
I am very truly sorry for your loss. You and your extended family are in my thoughts and prayers. May it give you strength and comfort in the days ahead to know she is now in eternal peace.

~ J. Robin Wright

Angie Loschiavo

July 17, 2013

Bill and Cathy, I am so sorry for your loss. I'm keeping you in my prayers.

Linda Steinbrenner

July 17, 2013

Francie, Horst & I enjoyed visiting with your Mother. She was an interesting person and one of Mom's favorite people. I'm sure they are now enjoying being with each other again.

July 17, 2013

Francie, So sorry for your loss. If it is any comfort, I know that your Mom is at peace in God's hands. My prayers are with you and your family.
Linda K. Rugenstein

Roger Romedy

July 17, 2013

Lousie and Ray, I am sorry for your lost and will pray for you. I know how you feel.