Rep. Phyllis Pond

Local News
1:40 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

Phyllis Pond, Indiana's Longest Serving Female State Rep., Dies at 82

The longest-serving female state representative in Indiana's history has died after 35 years in office.

The Indiana House speaker's office announced the death of Republican Rep. Phyllis Pond of New Haven. The 82-year-old Pond had three weeks ago announced her decision to resign effective Oct. 15 after being recently diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis