Barbara Talbott Beaton, 93, Indianapolis, passed away May 20, 2017. Mrs. Beaton was born in Greencastle to the late Samuel W. and Dessa Chloe (Hamm) Talbott.
She was a proud homemaker and longtime member of St. Mark Catholic Church. Mrs. Beaton enjoyed crafts and reading. Above all, she was strongly devoted to her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roy E. Beaton; brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Corky Talbott; grandchildren, Michael and Bonnie Beaton.
Survivors include her children, Bradley (Ramona Lee) Beaton, Sr., Kyle (David) Jones, and Bruce Beaton; grandchildren, Bradley Beaton, Jr., Jeffrey Beaton, Barbara Johnson, Chris Jones, Leslie Schultz, Ryan Beaton, Alicia Beaton; 18 great grandchildren; 8 great great grandchildren; nephew, Jack (Kathy) Talbott, Jr.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 5 to 7 p.m., in St. Mark Catholic Church, 535 E. Edgewood Ave. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated following the visitation at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the church or to St. Paul Hermitage, which became a second family to Barbara during the last few years. Contributions may be mailed to St. Mark Catholic Church, 535 E. Edgewood Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46227 or to St. Paul Hermitage, 501 N. 17th Street, Beech Grove, IN 46107. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Daniel F. O’Riley Funeral Home. Visit www.ORileyFuneralHome.com to share a favorite memory or to sign the online guest registry.