News and Tribune

April 8, 2013

Doris Louise Biel, 86; of Clarksville

— Funeral services for Doris Louise Biel, 86, of Clarksville, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 10, at Chapman Funeral Home in Clarksville, with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville. She died Sunday, April 7, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Jeffersonville and was a retired teacher’s aide and lunchroom cashier at Greenacres Elementary School. She was a member of St. Lukes United Church of Christ. 

Survivors include three daughters, Patty Goodman, of Georgetown, Kathy Norther, of Sellersburg, and Kristy Jean, of Brooks, Ky.; a sister, Elizabeth Elliot, of Jeffersonville; a brother, Robert Bruner, of Jeffersonville; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren and nine nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her husband Frank Alvin Biel.

Visitation at the funeral home will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today. Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to St. Lukes United Church of Christ or Hosparus of Southern Indiana. 

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