Anne E. Harker, 72, Jasper

Anne E. Harker, 72, of Jasper, died Thursday (April 16) at her home. She was born in Jasper October 1, 1945, to Mark H. and Hilda R. (Stemle) Harker.

Anne, along with her sisters, owned and operated Jasper Automotive in Jasper and Harker Automotive in Ferdinand. In her retirement she delivered vehicles for Uebelhor and Sons in Jasper. She was an active member of Precious Blood Catholic Church in Jasper, a member of the church building committee, and enjoyed making dressing for the church picnic. She was a member of the Women of the Moose and a charter volunteer for the Spirit of Jasper Train. She enjoyed cooking and baking, making quilt tops, and feeding the squirrels, birds, and neighborhood pets.

She is survived by two sisters, Karen Nordhoff, Jasper, and Alice Harker, Newburgh; sister-in-law Jessica Harker, and nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one brother, Joel Harker, and one brother-in-law, Tony Nordhoff.

Friends may call from 9-1 a.m. Wednesday at Precious Blood Church. Memorial contributions can be made to Precious Blood Church, the Dubois County Humane Society, or to a favorite charity. Online condolences can be shared at A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Precious Blood Church with entombment following in the Fairview Cemetery mausoleum.


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