Eloise Mary VanSickle, 91 - Travelers Rest

Eloise Mary VanSickle, 91, of Travelers Rest, formerly of Rushville, IN, widow of William Robert VanSickle, passed away March 22, 2015 at Spring Park Assisted Living in Travelers Rest.

Born in Rush County, IN, she was a daughter of the late John Dale and Mary Alice Heizer Kennedy. Mrs. VanSickle graduated from Rushville High School in 1941, was a member of Travelers Rest United Methodist Church, former member of Main Street Christian Church in Rushville, IN, and a member of the Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority.

Surviving are one son: Ronald VanSickle (Linda); one daughter: Sandra Bailey (Bruce); three grandchildren: Joshua Matthews, Carole Ellis (Bryan), and Ryan VanSickle (Jen); and four great-grandchildren: Kayla, Cassie, Sam, and Jake Ellis.

Along with her parents and husband, Eloise was predeceased by her twin sisters, Elizabeth Kennedy Griffin, and Elaine Kennedy Griffin.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. at The Howze Mortuary Chapel.

The family will receive friends Wednesday afternoon from 2 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Mortuary.

Burial will be in East Hill Cemetery, Rushville, IN.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Travelers Rest United Methodist Church, 19 S. Main St., Travelers Rest, SC 29690.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thehowzemortuary.com

The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest, is in charge of the arrangements. (864) 834-8051.