Zionsville Times Sentinel

January 21, 2014

Priscilla “Billie” Downey


Zionsville Times Sentinel

— Priscilla “Billie” Wheeler Downey, 96, of Zionsville, passed away Jan. 18, 2014.

She was born in Sudbury, Mass., on July 13, 1917, to Faith Priscilla Wheeler and Levi Clarence Wheeler.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Charles Leonard Erickson; her second husband, John L. Downey; and her son, Leonard Charles Erickson.

Left to celebrate her life are her son, Clifford Melker (Charlotte) Erickson of Charlottesville, Va.; daughter-in-law Pamella Erickson of Zionsville; granddaughters, Kirsten Keyser, Kari Greenfield, Priscilla Erickson and Laura Erickson; and six great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at Zionsville Christian Church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Flanner and Buchanan - Zionsville.