Emma Lois "Aunt Loie" (Schwoeppe) Conway

July 1, 1931 ~ December 6, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Emma Conway Obituary

Emma Lois “Aunt Loie” (Schwoeppe) Conway, age 92, of Evansville, IN, passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2023, at Heart to Heart Hospice.

Emma was born July 1, 1931, in Newburgh, IN, to the late Victor and Helen (Briody) Schwoeppe. She graduated from Boonville High School in 1950. Emma worked for General Electric for over 40 years. She was an avid UE Aces fan. She was known to the team as “Miss Emma.” She was a member of the ABC class at Bethel Church. Emma made several trips to the Holy Land.

Emma is survived by her sons, David Conway and Robert Conway; grandchildren, Jon Conway (Robbie), Josh Conway, Eric Conway (Michelle), Jason Westerfield (Barbara) and Garland Westerfield (Julie); 10 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and niece, Marie Stone (Jim).

Emma is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Teri Conway; son, Larry Conway; sisters, Evelyn Ann Johnson and Sharon Chapman; and brothers, Montie Schwoeppe and John Schwoeppe.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 12, 2023, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Pastor Dave Schwambach and Pastor Terry Gamblin officiating. Burial will be in Bates Hill Cemetery, Yankeetown, IN.

Friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until service time, Tuesday, December 12, 2023, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel.

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Funeral Service
December 12, 2023

1:00 PM
Boone Funeral Home
5330 Washington Avenue
Evansville, IN 47715

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