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Funeral Mass For Southside Couple Killed In Blast

11/19/2012


(WIBC.com file photo: Mike Corbin)

Loved ones, friends and students gathered in Greenwood today to remember the couple killed in the Southside explosion.

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Today marked the funeral mass of John (Dion) and Jennifer Longworth at St. Barnabus Catholic Church. That's the church they were married in 12 years ago. Several hundred people turned out for the service. The couple died in the blast in the Richmond Hill subdivision two Saturdays ago.

Indy Audio Labs Dion's employer has set up an education fund called the Dion and Jennifer Longworth Memorial Fund in care of the Central Indiana Community Foundation. This as investigators continue to probe the cause of the blast that the city says did upwards of $4.4 million in damage.

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