Clara “Dig” Guillaume, 101, passed away Friday, February 24, 2012 at Oakwood Health Campus. She was born in Oriole on February 3, 1911 to the late Christopher and Mary (Lynch) Farris. Also preceding her in death is her husband, Charles Guillaume, a son, Paul East, grandson, Chris Cronin, and three brothers and two sisters.
Although Clara was a homemaker, she worked many jobs over the years and became “Granny” to many children. She was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church and enjoyed quilting and playing euchre.
Surviving are children, Donald Guillaume of Leopold, Bonnie Labhart (Larry), Judy Terry (Mike) and Sandy Cronin (Mark) all of Tell City; 16 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, February 27, 2012 at 10:00 AM CST at St. Augustine Catholic Church. Father Brian Esarey will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home on Sunday from 2-8 PM and Monday 8:00- 9:15AM at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Augustine Church Cemetery Fund.