Darlene J. (Fuchs) Sturgeon

March 31, 1939 ~ August 3, 2020 (age 81)


Darlene J. Sturgeon, age 81, of Newburgh, IN, passed away at 1:16 a.m. on Monday, August 3, 2020, Peacefully at her home.

Darlene was born March 31, 1939, in Evansville, IN, to Joseph Fuchs and Beatrice Schinault Fuchs. Darlene loved the Lord for all of her life and shared the Gospel wherever she could whether it be in church or tent revivals or one on one encounters.

Darlene is survived by her husband, Robert Sturgeon of 34 years and children, Timothy Snodgrass (Rose), Regina Cummings (Marty), Rhonda Fox (Brendan), Shawna Boatwright (Scott), Peggy Merriman (Matthew), Tammy Castillo (Jay-Sin); , Mark Sturgeon, Mickey Sturgeon (Becky), Jeffery (Debra) Sturgeon; 35 grandchildren and 36 great grandchildren.

Darlene is preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Beatrice Fuchs; brothers, Richard Fuchs, Norman Fuchs, Gerald Fuchs and Doyle Fuchs.           

Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 19, 2020, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Sister Sharon Spicer officiating. A Live Stream will be available beginning twenty minutes prior to the service time. Please visit Boone Funeral Home’s Facebook page and click on the link provided. Burial will be in Memorial Park.  

Friends may visit from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL.

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August 18, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

Funeral Service
August 19, 2020

12:00 PM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

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