Doris Jean Corn

  • Born: December 20, 1929
  • Died: March 8, 2018
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Wilson St Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory - Franklin Township Chapel

5950 E Thompson Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237

Tel. (317) 783-3653

Tribute & Message From The Family

Doris Jean Corn of Indianapolis passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018. She was 88 years old. Doris was born December 20, 1929 in Indianapolis as the only child of Glen and Florence Marshall. Doris married the love of her life, Donald R. Corn on July 25, 1952, and enjoyed over 65 years of marriage. Doris worked for many years for Kroger corporate office, retiring in 1990. She was a loving, caring, generous women whose unconditional love was felt by everyone who knew her. She was a former member of Westview Christian Church, and a current member of The Creek Christian Church, formerly known as Indian Creek Christian Church. Doris was also a member of Chi Kappa Chi Sorority, and many card clubs including The Monday Girls Euchre Club. She enjoyed playing poker with her cousins, trips to Las Vegas with her daughter, Donna, boating at Dale Hollow Lake, and was an avid reader. In addition to her parents, Doris is preceded in death by two children; daughter, Sharon Sue Corn in 1956 and son, David Lee Corn in 1976. Doris is survived by her husband of 65 years, Donald R. Corn; son Richard Corn and daughter Donna J. Pierce and husband Keith. Services for Doris Jean Corn are Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Indian Creek Christian Church, 6430 S. Franklin Rd. Indianapolis, IN. 46259 with visitation at the church from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Burial will take place following the service, at Lincoln Memory Garden Cemetery, 6851 S. Indianapolis Rd., Whitestown, IN. 46075.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Doris help me get my job at Kroger. She was one of best! Kind, thoughtful, caring, funny, silly, gentle, just a beautiful person. Did not realized she had been called home to heaven. God could not have called a better angel home!

Posted by Kristy Childers - Beech Grove, IN - coworker   December 03, 2019

Donna, we worked together for a short time in the dental office and also grew up relatively close by each other. I knew this was your mom as soon as I heard about it. Praying for you and your family. Take care. Kris (Kamstra)

Posted by Kris Wilcher - Indianapolis, IN - Acquaintance   March 21, 2018

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Posted by A friend   March 13, 2018

I have known Doris since I was 22 years old &I am 71 years old. I was her hairdresser for over 40 years she was one of my favorite clients & friend.She knew me inside & out and always cared ,she was strong ,soft ,funny & serious all rolled into one.Doris went thru many hard things & endured them all, she will be missed by so many, her family &friends her faith has always been strong.LOVE Judy Cummins & Jerry Cummins

Posted by Judy Cummins - Martinsville, IN - friend   March 13, 2018

My condolences to the entire Corn family. Don... I remember you and Doris at card games with my parents back in the late 50's and early 60's. Along with the Marshall's back then all of us kids had a lot of fun and learned to play poker as well... Great memories... Sorry I've lost touch with all of you over the years as my folks passed on some time ago... May God be with you in this very difficult time..... Steve Kirk (Bob and Joan's son) And, May God Bless Your Entire Family.....

Posted by Steve Kirk - Indianapolis, IN - Family Friend   March 13, 2018

Such a sweet soul. Prayers for her family but she is home.

Posted by Katgy Wheeler - Friend   March 12, 2018

May God hold Doris's family in the palm of His Hands to help ease your grief and heal your hearts. Please know she'll be watching over you and you'll see her again. God Bless.

Posted by Sally Young - Indianapolis, IN - Neighbor   March 12, 2018

I had the pleasure of working at Kroger when Doris was in the HR department. What a Lady she was ...always had the answer to our questions and was a role model to everyone. She had the respect of all who knew her... It was indeed my pleasure to know her and count her as a friend. Jane McKahan

Posted by Jane McKahan - 7349 Castleton Farms N. Dr, IN - Coworker   March 12, 2018

I worked for many years with Doris at The Kroger Co. She always had a smile on her face and a kind word for everyone. My sincere sympathy and condolences to Don and her family.

Posted by Becky Ritenour Rasmussen - Bradenton, FL - Coworker   March 12, 2018

Doris was always such a special lady to me. When I worked at the church as Office Manager she volunteered as a receptionist on several occasions. She was always such a classy lady. I will miss her example as a lady an a Christian woman.

Posted by Becky McCormick - Friend   March 12, 2018

Doris will be missed, such a great lady. I learned a great deal from her. Always a very classy lady, loving, funny, & very sweet. This world will not be the same.

Posted by Dawn Hogan - Greenwood, IN   March 12, 2018

I worked with Doris at Kroger many years and will miss her very much.

Posted by KIM CLIFTON - Coworker   March 12, 2018

Don and family

We are thinking of you and our prayers are for
all of you. Great memories of all the good times
from the Chi Kappa Chi. She was a good friend.

Posted by Dick & Wanda Hurley - Venice, FL   March 11, 2018

To Doris family
Your Mom and I spent a lot of time to gather at
Lowell League, She was a wonderful person to be around.
She was a great Lady, Don't ever forget that
Love Wanda Mulkey

Posted by A friend   March 11, 2018

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