Sarah K. Oldfield
ALEXANDRIA [mdash] Sarah K. (Pettigrew) Oldfield, 86, passed away on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, at Signature Health Care in Muncie following an extended illness.
She was born Sept. 9, 1933, in Anderson, to Richard and Stella (McGowan) Pettigrew, and has lived in the Alexandria-Summitville area most of her lifetime. She was a graduate of Summitville High School-Class of 1951. Sarah retired from Delco Remy, formerly of Anderson, in 1991 following 32 years of employment. She was a member of the Summitville First Christian Church, the former Alexandria Lioness Club and the Crossed Spurs Horse and Pony Club. She was a former board member for Gateway Services.
She is survived by her daughters, Sherri (Steven) Hoover of Muncie and Denise Oldfield of Anderson; sisters, Glenda Knuckles and Gladys (Wayne) Small, all of Summitville; brother, Jim Pettigrew of Lafayette; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in the death by her parents; and her husband of 60 years, William "Bill" Oldfield, in 2012.
Services to honor Sarah's life, legacy and faith will take place at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Owens Funeral Home, 412 N. Harrison St., Alexandria, with Pastor Nathan Lutterman officiating. Interment will follow in Vinson Memorial Cemetery in Summitville. Friends may call at the Owens funeral Home after 2 p.m. Thursday prior to the service time.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Summitville First Christian Church through the funeral home.
Owens Funeral Home is honored to care for Sarah and serve the Oldfield family.
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Published on October 15, 2019


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Jack keesling
Oct 15, 2019
Worked with Sarah at Delco Remy! Nice lady! Good person! She will be missed!