News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 14, 2013

Lois Evelyn Notter


TERRE HAUTE — Lois Evelyn Notter, 87, of Terre Haute, passed away at 11:40 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at Springhill Village in Terre Haute. She had been employed many years with both Quaker Maid and Columbia House, both in Terre Haute. She was born June 22, 1926, in Terre Haute, to Willard Thompson and Mary Lowe Thompson.

Survivors include her children, Peggy White, Larry Notter and his wife Rona, Nancy K. Notter, Robert G. Notter, and Tom Notter; 14 grandchildren, Cindy Byrer, Sondra  Marshall (Brian), Tonya Miller (Pat), Dale Stewart, Mandy Sanders (Jim), Eric Stewart (Dorothy), Tammy Alcorne, Heidi Blackburn, Angie List (Dan), Sherry Notter (Kim), Rob Notter Jr., Tommy Ray Notter, Stephanie Notter, and Jennifer Notter; 28 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Darlene Notter; three grandchildren, Jimmy Howe, Charles “Chuck” Stewart, and Tammy Sue Notter; a great-granddaughter, Samantha Miller; two brothers, Bill Thompson and Ralph Thompson; and a sister, Annie Burgess.

Lois was a member of the Moose Lodge at Terre Haute, where she was the drummer for their marching band which performed in various parades. She also enjoyed working with crafts.

 Funeral services for Lois will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, in Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 N. Third St., with the Rev. Steve Moore officiating. Burial will be in Bethesda Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and prior to services Wednesday. The family kindly suggests that if friends so desire, memorial contributions may be made to Vista Care Hospice with envelopes  available in the funeral home.