Virginia (Doody) Sizemore

November 14, 1957 - November 21, 2019

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Monday, November 25, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel

Tuesday, November 26, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel


Tuesday, November 26, 11:00 AM
Young Family Funeral Home - Wolcottville Chapel


Virginia “Doody” Sizemore, 62, of Rome City died Thursday, November 21, 2019, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

She was born November 14, 1957, in Hueysville, Kentucky, to Creed and Lilly (Conley) Prater.

Mrs. Sizemore formerly worked at Pent in Rome City.

Doody was a fan of NASCAR and Kentucky basketball. She enjoyed playing games with her family and was often caught cheating on card games. Her grandchildren were her life and she was a friend to everyone.

Surviving are two daughters, Shannon (Nathan Messer) Sizemore of Rome City and Jackie Conley of Rome City; four grandchildren, Austin Sizemore, Lilly Baird, Ally Conley, and Hailee Ash; a sister, Lois (Cecil Messer) Wertz of Stroh; a brother, Carl “Perk” (Cathy) Prater of Wolcottville; and six nieces and nephews, Tina (David) Patrick, Annie (Troy) Hedges, Terry (Kelly Coney) Wertz, Shwandra (Kevin) Witham, Cody (Haley) Prater, and Jennifer Prater.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Steven Pierce, Jr.; a sister, Mildred Prater; a brother, Ronnie Prater; a great-nephew, Fred “Bub” Sturdivant; and two great-great-nephews, Lil Bub and baby Martin.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Wolcottville Chapel, State Road 9 North, Wolcottville with Pastor Larry Anglemyer, Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery at a later date.

Calling is Monday, November 25, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.

Preferred memorials may be directed to the funeral home for funeral exp enses.

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November 26th, 2019 12:58pm

So sorry she will be missed Prayers for her family and friends.

Angel Williams
November 24th, 2019 6:58pm
Rome City, IN

My prayers are with all of you. She was a wonderful woman. May God give you peace.

Teresa R Criswell
November 24th, 2019 3:20am
Rome City

Shannon and Jackie I'm so sorry for the loss of your mom. She was a sweet kind hearted lady. Sending love and prayers to everyone!

Jody Wallen
November 24th, 2019 3:00am

So sorry for your loss praying for the family

Julie Prater Harroff
November 23rd, 2019 10:41pm
Rome City Indiana

Sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

troy a longsworth
November 23rd, 2019 6:44pm

im sorry i wont be there u all will be in my prayers at this time of need love u all to the moon

Raymond and Wanda Sparkman
November 23rd, 2019 6:08pm
Rome City, Indiana

Prayers for the whole family she will truly be missed.

Teresa Ramey
November 23rd, 2019 5:52pm

R.I.P. Doodie will miss that smile you always had love you

Austin Sizemore
November 23rd, 2019 4:59pm
Rome City

I will miss you mamaw, and I love you so deeply. I can’t wait to see you again

Timmy Prater
November 23rd, 2019 4:57pm

Doot,I loved you more than I could attempt to say.You were so,so special.Life will not be the same,I hope tp see you again,Until then,I miss you!

Rev.Larry & Fay Anglemyer Sr
November 23rd, 2019 4:41pm

Love and prayers for y'all ❤