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Elza Edward Quinn

d. November 23, 2016

Elza Edward Quinn, 81 years young, of Hillham, Indiana, entered into eternal rest on November 23rd, 2016 at his residence.

He was born in Martin County, Indiana on October 26th, 1935 to Roy Quinn and Hazel (Qualkenbush) Quinn.

Elza married Patsy Hallaway on December 25th, 1953 and she survives.

He was preceded in death by his parents and (1) brother – Ted Quinn.

Elza retired from Coastal Corporation Pipeline in March of 1996 after 29 years.

He was Caretaker and Treasurer of Emmons Ridge Cemetery for over 5 years and a 1953 graduate of Shoals High School, where he was Valedictorian and Captain of the Varsity Basketball team. He was an avid golfer, and it was evident by his trophies from having won several tournaments in the Tri-State area.

He is survived by:

Wife Patsy (Hallaway) Quinn Hillham, Indiana

(3) Sons Roger Quinn (Ann) Loogootee, Indiana
Brian Quinn (Marsha) Roland, Indiana
Joseph Quinn (Michele) Loogootee, Indiana

(1) Daughter Kathy Kalb Hillham, Indiana

(1) Sister Carol Moffatt (Gary) Hillham, Indiana

(1) Sister-in-law Joette Quinn Crystal, Indiana

(14) Grandchildren (20) Great-Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews and Great Nieces and Nephews.

A Funeral Ceremony will be conducted by Rev. Brian Harrison at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 28th, 2016 at the T. L. Pinnick Chapel in French Lick, Indiana. Burial will follow in Emmons Ridge Cemetery.

Friends may call Sunday, November 27th, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 pm. at the T. L. Pinnick Chapel and on Monday from 12:00 (noon) until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made in memory of Elza to the Emmons Ridge Cemetery, c/o Kathy Kalb, 2494 Hillham Road, French Lick, IN 47432.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Homes, 9640 W. State Road 56, French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –
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Sunday, November 27, 2016

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Monday, November 28, 2016

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