Anna Rae Helderman
Anna Rae Helderman, 66, of Bloomfield, passed away at 4 a.m. on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born March 11, 1948 in Bloomington, she was the daughter of Raymond and Mary A. (Dewar) Hillenburg. Anna Rae was a Beautician, worked for Medical Transport in Vincennes and Green County and also worked as a cook at Ketcham Memorial Nursing Center...
Carol E. "Hupo" Holland
Carol E. "Hupo" Holland, 73, of Loogootee, Ind. passed away Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at Kindred Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born March 8, 1941 in Martin County, Ind. to Roy and Betty (Smith) Holland. On Oct. 19, 1967 he married Linda (Harner) Holland and she survives...
Mary F. Lindsey
Mary F. Lindsey, 68, of Newburgh, Ind., passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014, in her home. She was born July 12, 1946, in Madisonville, Ky. and grew up in Hanson, Ky. She was an active member in St. John East United Church of Christ. She served on the board at the Center for Women's Ministries. ...
Dorinda Kay Bauer
Dorinda Kay Bauer, 47, of Solsberry, passed away at 7:40 p.m. on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. Born January 17, 1967 in Washington, North Carolina, she was the Daughter of Klenith James and Joyce Ann (Tuten) English...
Opal Mae Rowe
Opal Mae Rowe, 91, of Bloomfield, passed away at 1:56 p.m. on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Silver Oaks Health Campus in Columbus, Indiana. Born December 30, 1922 in Vicksburg, Indiana, she was the daughter of Oram and Marie (Bechtel) Dove. She worked for RCA in Bloomington and attended Harvest Community Church...
John Gilbert Johnson
John Gilbert Johnson, age 74, of Linton, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, August 19, 2014, at his residence in Linton. He was born November 27, 1939, in Switz City, the son of Earl D. "Blacky" and Mary (Haferkamp) Johnson. John was a member of the First Baptist Church and the Fraternal Order of Police, both of Linton. ...
Kenneth D. "Coolie" Pirtle
Kenneth D. "Coolie" Pirtle, 70, of Dugger, Ind., passed away at 10:48 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on March 27, 1944, in Indianapolis the son of Lloyd Pirtle and Anna Louise Bailey Pirtle. Kenneth was a member of Faith Community Church in Dugger, Ind...
John G. Johnson
John G. Johnson, age 74, of Linton passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and will be posted when available.
Online condolences can be sent at www.welchcornett.com
Richard Gaylord Franklin
RICHMOND, Ind. -- Richard Gaylord Franklin, age 90, of Richmond, died Sunday, August 17, 2014. Born August 27, 1923, in Worthington, Indiana, to Harley A. and Floy Burger Franklin, Gaylord was a 1942 graduate of Worthington High School. He had lived in this community since 1960...
Elaine G. Reeves
Elaine G. Reeves, 83, of Indianapolis, Indiana, passed away peacefully with her husband by her side on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Manor Care Nursing Home in Avon, Indiana. She was born in Linton, Indiana on October 13, 1930 to James Floyd and Jessie Grace (Richardson) Tincher. Elaine married Paul S. Reeves on April 16, 1969...
Fred Gwinnup Lynch
Fred Gwinnup Lynch, 76, of Fairborn, Ohio died on Aug. 14, 2014. He was born the son of Fred and Belle Lynch on Jan. 9, 1938 in Gary, Ind. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers Fred Lynch Jr., Harold Lynch, Donald Lynch, Sam Lynch and sister Katie Row...
Louise M. Kaiser
Louise M. Kaiser, 92, of Bloomington passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014 at Garden Villa in Bloomington. Born June 27, 1922 in Calvertville, Ind., the daughter of Robert and Lizzy (Barge) Minks. Louise was retired from RCA as a secretary. Surviving relatives include her nephews Russell and Donald Sullivan both of Bloomfield and Jerry Minks of Bloomfield, her nieces, Irene Baker of Indianapolis and Deborah Shirley of Bloomington...
Herbert O. Piker
Herbert O. Piker, age 67 of Linton, passed away Saturday, August 16, 2014, in Sullivan. He was born in Bradford, Arkansas, January 12, 1947, the son of Orlan and Mary Louise (Vanpelt) Piker. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving in the Vietnam War. He had previously worked for NSWC Crane driving a semi and in the Pulpwood Industry in Fountain Hill, Arkansas. He was of the Pentecostal faith...
Charles S. Wheeler
Charles S. Wheeler, age 72 of Newberry, passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014, at his residence. He was born April 14, 1942, the son of Stephen and Gertrude Wheeler. He was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in the Vietnam War. He was retired from NSWC Crane. He was a member of the American Legion Post #479 of Lyons, Masonic Lodge of Switz City, and the VFW...
Teddie "Ted" D. Risley
Teddie "Ted" D. Risley, 80, Westphalia, passed away Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 at his residence. Ted was born June 10, 1934 in Bicknell, the son of Robert and Thelma (Lind) Risley. He married Kaye Risley and she passed in 1997. He married his second wife, Mary Jane Hartsburg on July 21, 2007, and she survives him...
Juanita L. Gilbert
Juanita L. Gilbert, 67 of Dugger, Ind. passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014 at Greene County Hospital. Juanita was born on May 30, 1947 in Switz City, Ind., the daughter of Dora Buford Wright and Ellen Nail Wright. She attended South Linton Church of God...
Beverly Jane Skinner
Beverly Jane Skinner, 67, of Bloomfield, passed away at 10:46 p.m. on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born February 3, 1947 in Linton, she was the daughter of William Sheldon and Hazel Josephine (Hamilton) Girdley. She was a homemaker and also worked at White's Grocery in Bloomfield...
Charles S. Wheeler
Charles S. Wheeler, age 72, of Newberry passed away Thursday, August 14, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and will be posted when available. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.welchcornett.com...
Janis "Jan" Brandt Owens Fulk
Janis "Jan" Brandt Owens Fulk, 65, formerly of Linton, went to her heavenly home on July 31, 2014 after a long courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Gary, Ind. on July 9, 1949 to the late James and Virginia (Gambill) Brandt. She resided in Northern Indiana until 1984 when she moved to Southern Indiana. ...
Ralph Kenneth Laughlin
Ralph Kenneth "Ken" Laughlin , 93, passed away Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Plainville, Ind., Ralph was a Pilot during World War II with the Army Air Corp. He retired as the Manager of Materials with General Electric n Linton after 25 years of service...
Pearl Russell Boudreau
Pearl Russell Boudreau, age 84, of Lyons, formerly of Linton, passed away at 10:26 p.m., Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Lyons Health and Living Center. She was born in Linton on November 13, 1929, the daughter of Carl A. and Geneva A. (Aikens) Russell. Pearl is survived by: Her two children, Genny Harris of Trabuco Canyon, California, and Tommy Boudreau of Pueblo, Colorado; three grandchildren, Marne Hull of Trabuco Canyon, California, Tommy Boudreau II of Carlsbad, California, Samantha (Lutz) Spielfogel of Aliso Viejo, California; five great-grandchildren, Austin Boudreau, Blaze Boudreau, Genevieve Segura, William Spielfogel, Olivia Hull; three nieces, Janice Catchem of Linton, Sharon Knoll of Linton, Janet Stone Indianapolis; four nephews, Jerry Flater of Linton, Jack Flater of Linton, Bill Powers of Lyons, Bill Russell of Cedar Park, Texas; one daughter in-law, Karen Boudreau of Pueblo Colorado; and other survivors, Tiffany Boudreau, Jason Spielfogel, Rob Hull, David Mauger, Calvin Mauger, and Kyle Mauger.. ...
Esther June "Babe" Norris
Esther June "Babe" Norris, 88, of Bloomfield passed away Monday August 11, 2014 at the Loogootee Nursing Center. Born November 11, 1925 in Bloomfield, the daughter of Homer and Alverta (Flake) Abrams. Babe was a homemaker and had worked at the Woolen Mill, Sarkus Tarzian and home health care. She attended the Pleasant Ridge Church...
Peggy J. Reichman
Peggy J. Reichman, 76, of Linton, passed away peacefully on the morning of Aug. 10, 2014. She was born in Newton, Ill., on Dec. 23, 1937, to Aubrey and Lucille (McKinney) Chesnut. She became the wife of John R. Reichman on Feb. 15, 1958. Peggy was worked at the Peoples State Bank in Newton, Ill., and also at the Bloomfield State Bank. She was a devoted mother and grandmother that enjoyed quilting and all the activities in her Greene Acres neighborhood...
Ronald Harmon, 57, of Lyons, Indiana passed away Monday, August 4, 2014 at his home. Born May 14, 1958 in Bloomington, Ind. He was a great father, son, husband and uncle who was always laughing, smiling, and joking and loved by everyone he came in contact with...
Leone M. Morris
Leone M. Morris, 79, of Jasonville, Indiana passed away at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday, August 6, 2014 in Miller's Merry Manor, Sullivan, Ind. She was born August 20, 1934 in South Bend, Ind. to Stanley Mackowski and Helen (Korpal) Mackowski. Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Kathy Faulk and Jerry of Jasonville, Ind., Carol Morris-Wintz and Dave of Denver, Colorado; son, Jim Morris of Los Angeles, Calif.; grandchildren, Zachary Simpson, Nathan Simpson, Bridgett Nickle; great-grandchildren, Randy Joe Nickle, Emma Jo Nickle; sister, Rita Major of Northfield, Minn.; many cousins.. ...