Tony Wayne Colwell

Tony Wayne Colwell, 60, of Seymour passed away at home on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012.
Born Feb. 4, 1952, in Seymour, he was the son of Pryse and Opal (Seals) Colwell, who preceded him in death. On Oct. 8, 2005, he married Barbara Byarlay in Brownstown.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving from 1971 to 1974. He had worked several years at the Golden Foundry in Columbus. Tony enjoyed playing cards and bingo, but his greatest joy was fishing.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara; sons, Tony Colwell Jr., of Alabama, John (Wanda) Colwell of Arkansas, and Colin Colwell and Randall Nowland of Seymour; daughters, Alicia Ralph of Arkansas, Sarah (Chris) Lockman and Rebecca (Robert) Edwards of Seymour; two brothers, Duane (Debbie) Colwell and Danny (Cheryl) Colwell of Seymour; two sisters, Patricia Lynn (Nick) Newland of Seymour and Donna (Butch) Crafton of Shelbyville; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews.
Ron Byarlay and Pastor Bob Manuel will conduct a funeral service at 2 p.m. today at Medora Christian Church, 76 S. George St., Medora. A visitation will be from noon until the time of service today at the church. Cremation will follow services.
Memorials may be made in care of the funeral home to offset funeral expenses.
Woodlawn Family Funeral Centre has been entrusted with the funeral service.
Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Woodlawn Life Celebration Centre
311 Holiday Sq. Rd. Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 523-1074

Published in Tribune from Nov. 12 to Nov. 16, 2012