Kathleen M. (Hattabaugh) Sarver

November 6, 1925 ~ January 3, 2024 (age 98) 98 Years Old

Kathleen Sarver Obituary

Kathleen Mae Sarver, 98, of Salem, Indiana passed away peacefully at Hampton Oaks, Scottsburg, Indiana on January 3, 2024, around 10 pm.

Kathleen was born in Salem, Indiana on November 6, 1925, the second child of the late Rev. Roy Hattabaugh and Lillie (Applegate) Hattabaugh.

She married Clinton E. Sarver on February 25, 1946, and they enjoyed 69 years of marriage together until Clinton’s passing January 15, 2015.
 A devouut Christian, Kathleen was active in her church life. Serving by teaching both children and adult Sunday school classes, playing piano and singing in the choir.  Kathleen never met a stranger. She had many friends and was known for remembering the needs of all those she met. 

Survivors include her children, Barbara (Charles) Badger of Henryville, Indiana and Michael (Carla) Sarver of Columbus, Indiana; three grandchildren, Carmen (Steve) Chapman, Kimberly Badger, Tracy (Paul) Hobbs; two step grandchildren, Victor Cornett, Leslie (Austin) Wilson; nine great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren. She is survived by one sister, Linda (Walter) McClellan of Salem, Indiana.
 In addition to the loss of her parents and husband, Kathleen and Clinton lost a newborn baby girl, Rosaland A. Sarver on the day of her birth, March 24,1950. 
Kathleen was also proceeded in death by two sisters: Colleen Bowers, Mary Johnson and two brothers: Clayton Hattabaugh and Harry Hattabaugh.

Funeral Service: 2:00 pm Tuesday at Dawalt Funeral Home, followed by interment in Conway Cemetery.
Visitation: 10 am until the time of the service on Tuesday.

The family requests memorial contributions to:
First Baptist Church of Salem
200 East Walnut Street
Salem, Indiana 47167

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January 9, 2024

10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

Funeral Service
January 9, 2024

2:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167


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