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Theresa "Gwen" (Miller) Carmen

July 17, 1941 ~ August 1, 2018 (age 77)

Theresa “Gwen” (Miller) Carmen, age 77, of Evansville, IN, passed away at 9:17 a.m. on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, at Golden Living in Newburgh.

Gwen was born July 17, 1941 in Nashville, TN to the late James and Sarah (Greer) Miller. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.  She enjoyed a number of hobbies, including floral design, various crafts, sewing, and was an excellent cook.

She is survived by her daughters, Kim Higgins and Cindy Schapker, both of Evansville; her son, Wade Carmen (Vivian) of Seal Beach, CA; grandchildren, Lydia and Logan Higgins and Ashley and Mitchell Schapker; and a great-granddaughter, Kennedy Marie Green.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Jerry W. Carmen, Sr. and her sister, Pauline Morris.

Private funeral service will be held at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue. Burial will be Private in Blue Grass Cemetery.  

The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation for the excellent care and concern from her caregiving staff at West River in Evansville, Golden Living Care in Newburgh, and Kindred Hospice.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Alzheimers Association at 101 NW 1st St, Evansville, IN 47708.

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