Vickie L. Galbreath
Vickie L. Galbreath, 57, of Winamac, passed away at 9:27 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, at Franciscan Hospital in Indianapolis after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born on Oct. 3, 1961, in Rochester, she was the daughter of Donald E. and Delores “Dee” Galbreath.
Vickie was a 1980 Winamac High School graduate. While in high school she displayed her love for music by playing trombone in the band, and because of her musical appreciation the Galbreath Scholarship for music students was created. In recent years, Vickie had been expanding her abilities by teaching herself to play violin using online videos. She also had a great love for animals, especially cats, dogs and horses.
She always loved to learn and attended several colleges including Butler University, Valparaiso University, Ivy Tech where she gained a degree in auto mechanics, and Indiana University/Purdue University Indianapolis where she earned a degree in computer technology.
Vickie was a member of the First Christian Church in Winamac.
Survivors include her father Donald E. Galbreath of Winamac; brother Stephen [Deborah] Galbreath of Plymouth; companion Scott Richardson of Monticello; nephews: Doug [Wendy] Galbreath of Topeka, Indiana, David [Sheila] Galbreath of Beavercreek, Ohio, and Greg [Sara] Galbreath of Sturgis, Michigan; great-nephews: Aidan, Logan and Evan Galbreath; and great-niece Faith Galbreath.
She was preceded in death by her mother Delores “Dee” Galbreath; and sister Rhonda Galbreath.
Services were noon, Monday, Sept. 30, at Harrison-Metzger-Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel, with visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial took place at Winamac Cemetery, McKinley Addition.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church in Winamac.
Please sign Vickie’s online guestbook or leave a condolence for the family at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.
(Pulaski County Journal — Oct. 2, 2019)