Jetta Rae Knepper, age 59, of Evansville, IN passed away on September 27, 2018 in her daughters home, surrounded by her family. She had battled stage IV lung cancer for four years.
Jetta was born on May 15, 1959 to Linda G. (Schelageter) Carwile and Donald Carwile. She attended Harrison High School. She loved to read, write poetry and short stories and spend time with her family and friends. She is preceded in death by her father Donald Carwile and her husband Gregory T. Knepper who passed away on September 27, 2014. She is survived by her fiancé, Brian Carder of Greensburg, IN; daughter, Michelle Fetscher (Jim); step-daughter, Jena Miller; step-sons, Brandon Knepper (Alyssa) and Gregory C Knepper (Carol); grandchildren, Trevor, Keli and Brock Fetscher, Kyla, Hadynn and Max Knepper and Gavin Miller; mother, Linda G. Lane (Tony Torres); brother, Douglas Carwile; sisters, Donna Boarman (Chad) and Gayle Carwile.
A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Pleasant Chapel Church at 1305 W. Florida Street Evansville, IN, from 2 pm – 5pm. If you have any questions please call, 812-602-9832. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Chemo Buddies, 3699 Epworth Rd, Newburgh IN 47630.
The family would like to thank everyone for their help be it emotional, physical or spiritual during this process.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.