John W. Armuth
July 16, 1951 - March 11, 2011
John W. Armuth, 59, of Columbus, died at 5:16 p.m. Friday March 11, 2011, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
He was born in Columbus, July 16, 1951, the son of Charles W. Armuth and Evelyn I. Pardieck Armuth of Columbus.
When John was younger, he was involved in Boy Scouts of America. John was a member of St. Peters Lutheran Church. He graduated from Purdue University with a bachelors degree in education. He then graduated from Indiana University with a Masters Degree in education. John was highly involved in high school volleyball. He recently worked with Circle City Volleyball Club in Indianapolis and the United States Volleyball Association Juniors Division. He worked as a freelance photographer for The Republic, the Seymour Tribune as well as several other area newspapers. He had an online photography business called Armuth Action Photography, also known as Smug Mug Photos.
He is survived by a brother, Wayne L. Armuth of Columbus; a sister, Lorene A. (Marvin) Bradley of Columbus; and nephews, Charles R. Armuth and Greg and Chris Bradley.
He was preceded in death by his father August 13, 2002.
FUNERAL: Will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with Pastor Doug Bauman officiating.
VISITATION: Will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from noon until service time Wednesday.
Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Circle City Volleyball Club, Columbus East Volleyball Club, or to the donor's choice of charities.
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Born: July 16, 1951
Death: March 11, 2011
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