Carolyn Ellen Cultice

Carolyn Ellen Cultice, beloved wife and mother, passed away on Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, at First Community Village, in Columbus, Ohio, at age 93. Born in Terre Haute, on May 18, 1921, she was preceded in death by her parents, William and Olga Rardin; husband, Ora “Bill” Cultice; sister, Mercedes Fox; and brother, William Rardin. 

She is survived by her son, William C. Cultice of Terre Haute; son, James R. Cultice, and loving daughter-in-law, Linda K., of Columbus, Ohio; and two grandchildren, Bailey S. Cultice and Jennifer D. Cultice. 

She loved music and was a talented artist, producing beautiful paintings of areas of interest around the Wabash Valley. She also taught ceramics during the 1990’s at Deming Park Torner Center until age 83.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Terre Haute Humane Society. Arrangements under the care of the Maeder-Quint-Tiberi Funeral Home, in Columbus, Ohio, 614-444-1185. Contact online at:

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