April Cummins Gourley
48, of Martinsville, passed away Friday, November 30, 2012 after an extended battle with breast cancer. She was born Friday, April 17, 1964 in Indianapolis to Loretta Cummins Evans and Maurice D. Cummins.
She graduated from Whiteland Community High School and Indiana University, School of Environmental and Public Affairs. Her professional career included time at the Indianapolis Center for Advanced Research and the Electronics Manufacturing Productivity Facility in Indianapolis.
April married Christian F. Gourley in 1991 and she was the proud and devoted mother of Grant Christian and Grace Catherine.
April was an avid member of Tri Kappa Sorority, Martinsville School Corporation Parent Teacher Association, and First Presbyterian Church of Martinsville. April was a loyal friend who cherished her time with friends and family at her home and on the family boat on both the Great Lakes and the Gulf of Mexico.
She was preceded in death by her father. She is survived by her husband; children; mother and step-father, Peter Evans of Winter Haven, FL; sister, Catherine Cummins Wilson of Greenwood; father-in-law, John P. Gourley of Mishawaka, IN; sisters-in-law, Elizabeth G. Kruk (Dan) of New Carlisle, IN and Anne G. Long (Scott) of Mansfield, TX; nieces, Kaitlin, Sara and Katie; nephews, James, Tyler, Matthew, Andrew and Michael.
A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church, 240 E. Washington Street, Martinsville, IN 46151, on Saturday, December 8th at 2:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Riley Hospital for Children, online at http://www.rileykids.org or mail to 30 South Meridian Street, Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204. Arrangements: Costin Funeral Chapel , Martinsville.