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1937 Sarah 2024

Sarah Jean Buscemi

March 2, 1937 — March 10, 2024


Sarah Jean (St. John) Buscemi, 87, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away Sunday, March 10. 2024. "Jeanie" was born on Tuesday, March 2, 1937 to the late Lester and Mary Elizabeth (Greenwood) St. John in Indianapolis, Indiana. She worked as a school bus driver for Indianapolis Public Schools for more than 30 years, many of which were dedicated to special-needs children. In her early years, she worked at the Southside Tee-Pee and Fireside South restaurants, and at local Bingo games.

In her free time, Jeanie enjoyed spending time at resorts and casinos with her husband Vince and many special friends. She hosted many sleepovers for both her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She attended gatherings, school programs, and always remembered to call and write for family birthdays. She was a loving, caring Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother and will be deeply missed by her family.

Jeanie is survived by her husband of over 31 years, Vincent Buscemi; her daughters Deborah Mullenix (Rick) and Michelle Sowders-Burris; her Grandchildren Gary Stofer (Remy), Jennifer Stofer, Ricky Mullenix, Nick Mullenix (Holli), Zach Burris (Amy), Stephanie Koers (Charlie); and her Great Grandchildren Angela, Ashley, Adriana, Quinn, Alexander, Hudson, Xander, Logan, and Lydia. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Marvin “Saint” St. John, sisters Betty Aikins, Alice Birt, Patsy McKean, her daughter Monica and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial visitation is Saturday, March 30, 2024, 10:30 am until 12:00 pm at Indiana Funeral Care, Greenwood Chapel.

Memorial service will begin at noon.

In lieu of flowers Memorial donations can be made at to help offset the cost of service.

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Saturday, March 30, 2024

10:30am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Saturday, March 30, 2024

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

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