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Helen I (Stroud) Key

April 2, 1921 ~ December 7, 2019 (age 98)


Helen I. Key, 98, of Paoli, passed away December 7 at IU Health Paoli Hospital. She was born April 2, 1921 in Valeene to parents, James E. & Ruth (Mowrer) Stroud. She married Roy Key, April 20, 1946. She was retired from Smith Cabinet Manufacturing Company of Salem & member of Paoli Church of Christ. Helen was also an avid quilter. 

She is survived by: 

Son- Tim Key and wife, Susan, of Paoli

Daughter- Connie Key of Paoli

Grandchildren- Brad Clark of Bethany, MO, Mindi Magill of Orleans, Chad Clark of Jasper, Jay Clark of Hardinsburg, Daniel Key of Murfreesboro, TN & Rebecca Key of Orleans

15 Great-Grandchildren

1 Great-Great-Granddaughter

Several Nieces & Nephews

Helen is preceded in death by: parents, husband, brothers- Howard Stroud & James R. Stroud & sisters- Pauline Pirtle & Eunice Key.

Visitation for Helen Key will be from 5-8pm Wednesday, December 11 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am Thursday, December 12 at the funeral home. Bro. Lee Collins will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery.  

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December 11, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McAdams Mortuary
500 SW First St.
Paoli, IN 47454

Funeral Service
December 12, 2019

11:00 AM
McAdams Mortuary
500 SW First St.
Paoli, IN 47454

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