Joan L. Mullis


Joan L. Mullis, 69, of Columbus went to heaven at 12:05 p.m. Saturday, June 4, 2016, at Our Hospice Inpatient Facility.

Born Aug. 31, 1946, in Greensburg, she was the daughter of Lee B. Veerkamp and Margaret M. Griffin Veerkamp. She married Jerry L. Mullis on April 27, 1968.

Joan retired from Kroger after 29 years of service working in the deli as a manager. Joan was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Seymour.

Survivors include her husband, Jerry; daughters, Tracy (Dale) Ault of Seymour and Amy Sornberger of California; sisters, Roberta (Phillip) Cruser of Westport, and Carol (Dwayne) McKinley of Greensburg; and a grandson, Logan Ault.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Jerry Veerkamp.

Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday with a Rosary service at 8 p.m. at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home. A memorial Mass will be held at a later date at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Seymour.

Memorials may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana through the funeral home.