Virginia J. "Jo" Bacon, 63, of Ossian, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2012, at Lutheran Hospital. She was born March 15, 1949 in Des Moines, Iowa to the late John and June (Billings) Theisen. She retired from Ossian Health and Rehabilitation as Activity Director. She was a member of Ossian 1st Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed planning family gatherings and loved spending time with her grandchildren. Surviving are her husband, Ronald K. Bacon of Ossian; children, Ron (Alesia) Bacon of Ossian, Stephanie Ayers of Fort Wayne, Kelli Bacon of Indianapolis, and Jamie (Dale) Tarr of Ossian, IN; grandchildren, Brandon, Nick, Aaron, Henry, and Ariel; sister, Mary Arnold of Starrett, Alabama; and aunt, Helen Billings of Des Moines, Iowa. Also preceding her in death was her brother, John and sister, Patty. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 5:00 P.M. at Ossian 1st Presbyterian Church, 123 South Jefferson Street., Ossian, IN 46777 with visitation from 2:00 P.M. till service time. Visitation is also today, from 6 to 8 P.M. at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 West Mill Street, Ossian, IN 46777. Preferred memorials may be made to Ossian 1st Presbyterian Church. Please visit www.elzey-patterson-rodak.com
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