Explosion Victims Laid To Rest
John (Dion) and Jennifer Longworth (Photo courtesy the Longworth's community garden Facebook page)
The victims in the neighborhood explosion on the south side of Indianapolis were laid to rest Monday.
A memorial mass was held at 10 a.m. at St. Barnabas Catholic Church, 8300 Rahke Road, Indianapolis.
John "Dion" Longworth, who worked at Indy Audio Labs, and Jennifer Longworth, a second-grade teacher at Greenwood's Southwest Elementary School, lived next to the home that exploded in the Richmond Hill subdivision November 10.
Greenwood Schools canceled classes Monday at Southwest Elementary School so staff members and students can attend the funeral.
Dion's employer, Indy Audio Labs, and the couple's families have established an educational fund through the Central Indiana Community Foundation.
Memorial donations and checks written to "Dion and Jennifer Longworth Memorial Fund" can be directed to:
Dion and Jennifer Longworth Memorial Fund
c/o Central Indiana Community Foundation
615 N. Alabama St., #119
Indianapolis, IN 46204
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