Viola Jeanette Banfield, 86, of Marion, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 4:47 pm at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
Viola was born September 14, 1930 in Bloomfield, Indiana the daughter of George D. & Garcie (Yoho) Gallian. She married William Banfield on April 25, 1947 in Gary, Indiana and together they shared over 61 years of marriage until his death on November 1, 2008.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her; Four children:
Ronald Banfield and wife Dianne of Marion
Donald Banfield of Herrin
Beth Karback and husband Joseph of Pana
Matt Banfield and wife Holly of Sullivan, Indiana
Deanna Forbes and husband Evan of Raleigh
Jennifer Stephens and husband Jay of Cumming, Georgia
Jena Cutsinger and husband Brian of Pittsburg
Emily Lay and husband Keith of Johnston, Iowa
Reagan Banfield of Sullivan, Indiana
Mackenzie Banfield of Sullivan, Indiana
Nine great grandchildren
One great great grandchild
Several nieces & nephews
Preceded by her Parents, Husband – William Banfield, three brothers and two sisters.
Private family services are planned. Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family.