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Obituaries from November 2005

Emerson R. Scott (11/29/05)
APOPKA, Fla. -- Emerson R. Scott, 86, formerly of Bloomfield, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005 at Florida Living Nursing Center in Apopka, Fla. Born Oct. 17, 1919 in Bloomfield, he was the son of Everett and Marion Scott. He was a retired owner/operator truck driver. He served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II in the South Pacific as a Master Tech Sgt...
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Vera Mae (Veller) Canada, 78, of Huntingburg and formerly of Linton, passed away at 6:45 p.m. Sunday, Nov.20, 2005, at Core Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Huntingburg. Born April 3, 1927, she was the daughter of Oswell H. Veller and Helen (Reynolds) Veller Laughlin...
Bobby L. Lester (11/18/05)
Bobby L. Lester, 79, of Linton, passed away at 9:08 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005 at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Sept. 12, 1926 in Sullivan, he was the son of Arla and Doris (Swaby) Lester. He was a member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Linton and a self-employed farmer...
Elmer Elsworth Jeffers (11/18/05)
NAPLES, Fla. -- Elmer Elsworth Jeffers, 75, of Naples, Fla., and a former resident of New Castle, passed away Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 at the Hospice House of Naples following an extended illness. Born Dec. 31, 1929 near Lyons, he was the son of Earl and Vernie Woodall Jeffers...
Carl "Pick" Hutcherson (11/18/05)
Carl "Pick" Hutcherson, 62, of Worthington, passed away at 6 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005 at his residence. Born May 20, 1943 in Freedom, he was the son of Leroy and Martha (Hayes) Hutcherson. He was married to Vera (Wall) Hutcherson. He was a retired truck driver. He retired from Boyd Grain and formerly worked for A.M. Risher Trucking for 27 years...
Glen Morris Sparks (11/17/05)
Glen Morris Sparks, 85, of Switz City, passed away at 11:55 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Aug, 9, 1920 in Lyons, he was the son of Welker T. and Florence (Nichols) Sparks. On June 15, 1940, he married Anna Louise (Greves) Sparks...
Anna Elizabeth Moyes (11/17/05)
Anna Elizabeth Moyes, 96, of Bloomfield, passed away at 12:51 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005 at her residence. Born Aug. 13, 1909 in Owen County, she was the daughter of Winfield and Dollie (Maners) Hill. She had been married to Fred J. Moyes, who passed away in 1968...
Carl "Pick" Hutcherson (11/17/05)
Carl "Pick" Hutcherson, 62, of Worthington, passed away at 6 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005 at his residence. Born May 20, 1943 in Freedom, he was the son of Leroy and Martha (Hayes) Hutcherson. He was married to Vera (Wall) Hutcherson. He was a retired truck driver. He retired from Boyd Grain and formerly worked for A.M. Risher Trucking for 27 years...
Anna Moyes (11/16/05)
Anna Moyes, 96, of Bloomfield, passed away at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005 at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Earl A. Williams (11/15/05)
Earl A. Williams, 77, of Indianapolis, passed away Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005 at his residence. Born Nov. 2, 1928 in Chicago, Ill., he was the son of Bernice (McCarthy) Edmondson. Claude Edmondson was his step-father. He had been married to Virginia Williams, who passed away June 18, 1967...
Ruby Regina (Johnson) Lynch (11/15/05)
Ruby Regina (Johnson) Lynch, 92, of Jasonville, passed away at 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Born Feb. 14, 1913 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Don and Ruth (Cooke) Johnson. In October 1935, she married Frederick Lynch, Jr. He passed away Aug. 23, 2003...
Kenneth Wayne (Kenny) Hash (11/15/05)
Kenneth Wayne (Kenny) Hash, 51, of Sandborn, passed away at 10 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born Nov. 25, 1953 in Linton, he was the son of Ernest D. and Lois J. (Hobbs) Hash. He had been married to Karen S. Woolard...
Judy Gresham (11/15/05)
NORTH VERNON -- Judy Gresham, 54, of North Vernon, passed away at 11:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005 at her residence. Born Dec. 29, 1950 in North Vernon, she was the daughter of Albert and Ruth B. (Hasler) Gholson. On Dec. 4, 1982, she married Mike Gresham in Vernon...
Grace Elizabeth Graves (11/15/05)
Grace Elizabeth Graves, 88, of Bloomfield, passed away at 9:17 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Oct. 3, 1917 in Tulip, she was the daughter of William Henry and Altona (Pearson) Love. She had been married to Harold S. Graves, who passed away April 10, 1989...
Pauline Jane (Bair) Erdly (11/15/05)
WOLF LAKE -- Pauline Jane (Bair) Erdly, 93, of Wolf Lake, passed away Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 at 2:25 a.m. in Avalon Village, Ligonier. Born Dec. 18, 1911 in Allen County, she was the daughter of Irvin Pius and Emma Rozilla (Hissong) Bair. On Nov. 4, 1938, she married Evart Faye Erdly. They were married for 40 years...
Harriett I. Deatrick (11/15/05)
Harriett Imogene Deatrick, 90, of Worthington, passed away at 7 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, 2005 at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born June 11, 1915 in Worthington, she was the daughter of Harry and Daisy (Wall) Landis. On Sept. 30, 1938, she married William J. Deatrick. They spent 65 years together raising three daughters...
Kenneth Wayne "Kenny" Hash (11/14/05)
Kenneth Wayne "Kenny" Hash, 51, of Sandborn, passed away at 10 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Funeral Homes. Final arrangements will be available at its Web site at www.andersonpoindexter.com...
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Mildred Faye Fidler, 67, of Linton, passed away at 10:40 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at Terre Regional Hospital. Born April 15, 1938 in Spartanburg, S.C., she was the daughter of Reola Petty She was a retired home health care nurse. Survivors include: her husband Clarence "Bill" Fidler of Linton; two sons, Jeffrey Fidler of Jasonville, and Billy Fidler of Franklin; three daughters, Angela Fidler of Franklin, Terri Morin of Linton, and Nike Solinger of Linton; and seven grandchildren...
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Violet Ione Hill, 87, of Jasonville, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton Born Nov. 4, 1918 in Bicknell, she was the daughter of Fredrick and Myrtle (Nunley) Waymire. She had been married to Melvin Hill, who passed away Nov. 25, 1988...
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Laura M. Meurer, 84, of Linton and formerly of Lyons, passed away at 1:10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Sept. 12, 1921 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Thomas E. and Martha E. (Solsman) Meurer. She was a homemaker and a member of the Lyons United Methodist Church...
Alice Pearl (Rich) Pershing (11/29/05)
Alice Pearl (Rich) Pershing, 86, of Surprise, Ariz., and formerly of Jasonville, passed away at 5:56 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005 at Surprise, Ariz., following a short illness. Born Sept. 14, 1919 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Earl and Orlena (Hurst) Rich. On April 26, 1937, she married Clyde Pershing. He passed away in 1944...
Helen Louise Hawn (11/29/05)
LEBANON -- Helen Louise Hawn, 89, of Lebanon, passed away at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at Parkwood Health Care Center in Lebanon. Born Dec. 2, 1915 in Linton, she was the daughter of Floyd Oscar and Cynthia (Eikelman) Burris. On Dec. 2, 1931, she married Dale H. Sargent in Linton. He passed away in 1963. On June 26, 1965 in Danville, Ill., she married Jack D. Hawn...
Marvin Lee Fulford (11/29/05)
BLOOMINGTON -- Marvin Lee Fulford, 73, of Bloomington, passed away Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005 at his residence. Born Feb. 21, 1932 in Morgan County, he was the son of Willard "Bub" and Inez June (Knight) Fulford. He was a retired construction worker and a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Korea. He was a member of Hindustan Christian Church...
Raymond B. Crichfield (11/29/05)
TERRE HAUTE -- Raymond B. Crichfield, 80, of Terre Haute, passed away at 7:35 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005 a St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born July 10, 1925 at Jasonville, he was the son of Harry and Margaret (Bryant) Crichfield. On April 18, 1958 in Jasonville, he married Joann Borders...
Stanley Mack Barkley (11/29/05)
Stanley Mack Barkley, 75, of Bloomfield, passed away. Born Dec. 22, 1929 in Bloomfield, he was the son of Leland and Helen Haig Barkley. He graduated from Bloomfield High School and subsequently attended one year at West Point. He furthered his education at DePauw University, graduating with an Economics degree in 1952. ...
Gerald Lee Parsley (11/28/05)
Gerald Lee Parsley, 59, of Springville, passed away at 1 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005 at Purvis, Miss., where he had been driving for FEMA assisting hurricane relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Katrina and Rita since Sept. 26, 2005. Born Dec. 5, 1945 in Bedford, he was the son of Orville Parsley and Margaret Arthur Parsley Hess. On March 30, 1990, he married Elethia Wood...
Mary E. Niehaus (11/28/05)
Mary E. Niehaus, 83, of Indianapolis, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005. Born Aug. 7, 1922 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Clarence and Ruth Colen. She was a utility worker for Western Electric, having retired in 1977. She was a member of Post Road Christian Church...
Opal Marie Hagemeier (11/28/05)
Opal Marie Hagemeier, 96, of Vincennes, passed away at 8:25 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 25, 2005 at Lodge of the Wabash in Vincennes. Born Nov. 9, 1909 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Elmer and Ola B. (Abrams) Robbins. On Nov. 27, 1927, she married Chris Hagemeier. He passed away July 4, 1964...
William "Bill" E. Engelhardt (11/28/05)
William "Bill" E. Engelhardt, 53, of Switz City, passed away at 5:35 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born May 8, 1952 in Neenah, Wis., he was the son of Edward and Ruth Marie (Keltesch) Engelhardt. On March 22, 1997, he married Lee Ann (Hamlin) Engelhardt...
Nellie E. Jerrell (11/25/05)
Nellie E. Jerrell, 82, of Linton passed away at 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital. Born May 21, 1923 in Knox County, she was the daughter of Francis and Mae (Elkins) Newkirk. Survivors include: Ronald Jerrell of Linton; Phillip Jerrell of Bloomington; Steve Jerrell of Hendersonville, Tenn.; one sister, Mable Bedwell of Edwardsport; and one brother, Ray Newkirk of Valparaiso...
Horace G. Houghton (11/25/05)
Horace G. Houghton, 93, of Brownsburg and formerly of Jasonville, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005. He worked as a lineman for 35 years for Cinergy, retiring in 1975. He was a member of Lawton Street Christian Church, a World War II Navy veteran, a 50-year member of Jasonville Masonic Lodge No. 530, Jasonville American Legion and a lifetime member of Jasonville Lions Club...
Barbara L. (Reynolds) Cooke (11/23/05)
Barbara L. (Reynolds) Cooke, 63, of Gainesville, Fla., passed away at 9:21 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 21, 2005 at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville. Born May 3, 1942 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Gilbert J. and Doris J. (Bledsoe) Reynolds...
James Edward "Dink" Glass (11/22/05)
James Edward "Dink" Glass, 67, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:10 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005 at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. Born Oct. 9, 1938 in Jasonville, he was the son of Carl W. and Alma G. McQueary Glass. He was a farm hand and a Marine Corp. Vietnam War veteran...
Dr. Betty Joy Dukes (11/22/05)
Dr. Betty Joy Dukes, 85, of Bloomington and formerly of Dugger, passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born June 22, 1920 in Elwood, she was the daughter of Frank (Dick) and Marie Giselbach Dickerson. She was married to Dr. Joseph E. Dukes...
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KEENES, ILL. - Wilma Wilson, 86, of Keenes, Ill., passed away at 2:45 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at Country Side Manor in Mt. Vernon, Ill. Born April 6, 1919 in Orchardville, Ill., she was the daughter of Willie and Nora (Vest) Russell. On April 9, 1936 in Fairfield, Ill., she married Wayne Wilson. He passed away on Oct. 28, 2000...
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Homer F. Minnick, 82, of Coalmont, passed away at 5:32 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at The Waters of Greencastle. Born Sept.1, 1923 in Indianapolis, he was the daughter of Homer and Flory Minnick. He was a woodcutter and a WWII Army Veteran. Survivors include: a daughter Roberta Minnick of Marion; two sons, Daniel Minnick of Gibsonton, Fla., and Dale Allen Minnick of Vincennes; and two grandchildren...
Harriett I. Deatrick (11/14/05)
Harriett Imogene Deatrick, 90, of Worthington, passed away at 7 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, 2005 at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born June 11, 1915 in Worthington, she was the daughter of Harry and Daisy (Wall) Landis. On Sept. 30, 1938 she married William J. Deatrick. They spent 65 years together raising three daughters...
Norma Snellenberger (11/11/05)
Norma Snellenberger, 85, of Jasonville, passed away at 4:14 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005 at Royal Oaks Health Care & Rehabilitation Center in Terre Haute. Born Dec. 20, 1919 in Clay County, she was the daughter of Alfred and Edith (Rector) Cooprider. On Nov. 6, 1936, she married Cecil "Jack" Snellenberger. He passed away Dec. 5, 1998...
Louise Kittle (11/07/05)
Louise Kittle, 99, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:55 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Center in Jasonville. Born March 4, 1906 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Otis and Leora (Snellenberger) Mullens. She had been married to Phillip Kittle, who passed away Jan. 9, 1953...
Rosemary "Gilligan" Cathcart (11/07/05)
Rosemary "Gilligan" Cathcart, 78, of Indianapolis, passed away at 6:40 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, 1005 at Windsor Manor in Indianapolis. Born Oct. 5, 1927 in Linton, she was the daughter of Thomas Ralph and Alice (Moore) Gilligan. She had been married to Robert B. Cathcart, who passed away Dec. 1, 1971...
Harry Weber (11/04/05)
Harry Weber of Greenfield, passed away Thursday evening, Nov. 3, 2005 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
Charlotte K. (Stremming) Robbins (11/04/05)
Charlotte K. (Stremming) Robbins, 68, of Westphalia, passed away at 10:54 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Born Aug. 30, 1937 in Westphalia, she was the daughter of Eldo R. and Ruth E. (Bray) Stremming. She was a clerical worker and a confirmed member of the Salem UCC...
Marguerite L. Messick (11/04/05)
Marguerite L. Messick, 94, of Linton, passed away on Thursday afternoon, Nov. 3, 2005 at her daughter's residence in Linton. Born on Aug. 22, 1911 in Clay County, she was the daughter of George Rubin and Elizabeth Prudence (Norris) Shields. She had worked at J.C. Penney and Keller Chair Factory, both in Linton, and at NWSC Crane. She was a member of the Worthington First Baptist Church...
Louise Kittle (11/04/05)
Louise Kittle, 99, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:55 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Center in Jasonville. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Kip Lee Huxhold (11/04/05)
Kip Lee Huxhold, 47, of Solsberry, passed away at noon, Monday, Oct. 31, 2005 at his residence. Born Sept. 17, 1958 in Evansville, he was the son of Russell G. and Ethel Lavon (Simpson) Huxhold. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of the Gardenwood General Baptist Church in Evansville. He also attended the Crossroads Church in Bedford...
Virginia Mae Combs (11/04/05)
Virginia Mae Combs, 92, of Bloomfield, passed away at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005 at her residence. Born Aug. 3, 1913 in Van Wert, Ohio, she was the daughter of Frank and Lula (Hager) Montgomery. She had been married to Lex V. Combs, who passed away Oct. 29, 1987...
Rosemary Cathcart (11/04/05)
Rosemary Cathcart, 78, passed away this morning, Nov. 4, 2005 at Windsor Manor Nursing Home in Indianapolis. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Linton Chapel. Complete arrangements will be available on the Web site www.welchcornett.com
Helen C. Weyer (11/03/05)
Helen C. Weyer, 80, of Ferdinand, passed away at 4:50 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005 at Memorial Hospital & Health Care Center. Born Oct. 28, 1925 in St. Anthony, she was the daughter of Michael and Mayme (Greener) Englert. On Oct. 18, 1947, she married Donald G. Weyer...
Richard Bradley Squire (11/02/05)
BARGERSVILLE -- Richard Bradley Squire, 79, of Bargersville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 29, 2005 at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. Born Jan. 23, 1926 in Greene County, he was the son of William and Flavah (Hoffiditz) Squire. On April 26, 1946, he married Lena M. (Moore) Squire...
Otis Jenkins (11/02/05)
Otis Jenkins, 80, of Linton, passed away this morning, Nov. 2, 2005 at his residence. Born May 4, 1925 in Crawford County, he was the son of Ottis and Minnie (Hawkins) Jenkins. On June 26, 1965, he married Lois (Hall) Jenkins. He graduated from Marengo High School in 1946 and from New Albany Business College in 1947. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He worked at Crane as a supply clerk until his retirement in 1986. He was a member of the Linton and Bloomfield First Christian Church...
William "Bill" Inman (11/02/05)
DECATUR, Ill. -- William "Bill" Inman, 77, of Decatur, Ill., passed away at 2:05 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 31, 2005 in St. Mary's Hospital. Born on March 27, 1928 in Vicksburg, he was the son of Will and Ethel (Dalton) Inman. On Oct. 23, 1948 he married Sue Potter...
Robert Lee "Willie" Goodman (11/02/05)
Robert Lee "Willie Goodman, 61, of Linton, passed away at 5:38 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born July 21, 1944 in Sullivan, he was the son of Cleo Virgle and Goldie E. (Keller) Goodman. He formerly worked at the Greene County Pallet Factory. He was an avid fisherman and hunter...
Mary Halstead-Fincher (11/02/05)
Mary Halstead-Fincher, 87, of Linton and formerly of Blytheville, Ark., passed away at 10:40 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2005 at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Sept. 19, 1918 in Blytheville, Ark., she was the daughter of David and Bessie (Taylor) Eaton...
Joseph I. Achors (11/02/05)
Joseph I. Achors, 82, of Bloomington and formerly of Doans, passed away at 10:40 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 31, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born June 13, 1923 in Doans, he was the son of James and Eliza (Mowery) Achors. He had been married to Iris June (Terrell) Achors, who passed away in 1999...
Mary L. Lundy (11/07/05)
Mary L. Lundy, 84, of Indianapolis, formerly Mary L. Kramer of Linton, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005 in Indianapolis. Born in March of 1921 in Linton, she was a life-long Indiana resident. She was married to Orval Lundy for 50 years and raised two sons...
Susan C. Trueblood (11/07/05)
Susan C. Trueblood, 55, of Newberry, passed away at 2:25 a.m. Friday, Nov. 4, 2005 at St. Francis Hospital, Beech Grove. Born Jan. 19, 1950 in Bethesda, Md., she was the daughter of Fred Beasley and Marion Mazurowski. On Feb. 16, 1969 she married Mike Trueblood...
Harry Weber (11/07/05)
Harry Weber, 81, of Greenfield, passed away at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005 at his residence. He was born June 6, 1924. He was retired in 1981 from Western Electric in Indianapolis with 31 years of service. He was an Army veteran of World War II...
Vivian Eleane Richardson (11/11/05)
Vivian Eleane Richardson, 94, of Elbert, Colo., and formerly of Linton, passed away at Metro Denver Hospice in Aurora, Colo., at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005. Born Jan. 16, 1911 in Linton, she was the daughter of Otis Lee and Pearl Lois (Heaton) Gray...
Bruce Edward Murphy (11/11/05)
Bruce Edward Murphy, 46, of Dugger, passed away Wednesday at 5:39 p.m. at Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born Nov. 15, 1958 in Bloomington, he was the son of Robert and Wanda Sweat Murphy. Survivors include: his mother Wanda Murphy of Dugger; his wife of 25 years Stephanie (Shelton) Murphy of Dugger; three daughters, Autumn and Amanda Murphy of Dugger, and Dakota Murphy at home; three brothers, Michael and his wife Mary Jane Murphy of Linton, Kenny Murphy of Greencastle, and Jim Murphy of Bloomington; a sister Theresa Pelt of Pitkin, La.; two granddaughters, Kryslynn Jean Johnson and Kyrstin Louise Smith; and one grandson Matthew Austin Murphy.. ...
Ruby Regina (Johnson) Lynch (11/11/05)
Ruby Regina (Johnson) Lynch, 92, of Jasonville, passed away at 10:45 p.m. Tuesday, November 8, 2005, at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Born February 14, 1913 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Don and Ruth (Cooke) Johnson. In October of 1935, she married Frederick Lynch, Jr. He passed away August 23, 2003...
Carol Sue (Robb) Loehr (11/11/05)
Carol Sue (Robb) Loehr, 65, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005 at Deaconess Hospital. She worked at Keller Chair Factory in Linton. Survivors include: her son Gerald Eugene Loehr and her daughter Diane Patton, both of Bloomfield; two sisters, Betty Rodgers of Fort Branch and Janice Fischer of Evansville; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and her niece and caregiver Wanda Rumage...
Cecil "Leo" Copple (11/11/05)
Cecil "Leo" Copple, , 63, of Coal City, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005 at his residence. Born Aug. 10, 1942 in Dugger, he was the son of Homer Edward Copple and Gwendolyn Geneva (Ladson) Copple. Leo was an avid short wave operator, owner of Leo's CB Shop in Switz City for many years and was known as "Mulehead" to his radio contacts around the world...
Rosemary "Gilligan" Cathcart (11/11/05)
Rosemary "Gilligan" Cathcart, 78, of Indianapolis, passed away at 6:40 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, 2005 at Windsor Manor in Indianapolis. Graveside service will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. on Monday at Switz City Cemetery. Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel is in charge of arrangements. There will be no visitation...
Nancy E. Rupert Burnette (11/11/05)
Nancy E. Rupert Burnette, 66, of Indianapolis, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005. In 1957, she graduated from Linton-Stockton High School and went to Indianapolis to work for Indiana Bell as a Toll Operator. On Feb. 1, 1958, she was joined in marriage to William O. "Red" Burnette. They were married for 47 years. She was baptized at the Linton Christian Church and attended Seerley Creek Christian Church and Lakeview Christian Center...
Norma Snellenberger (11/10/05)
Norma Snellenberger, 85, of Jasonville, passed away at 4:15 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005 at Royal Oaks Rehabilitation Center in Terre Haute. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Charles "Charlie" Pickett (11/10/05)
Charles "Charlie" Pickett, 63, of Ellettsville, passed away Monday, Nov. 7, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Dec. 16, 1941 in Sheridan, he was the son of Warren Pickett and Mary Johnson Eppelheimer. He was a lineman and technician for Indiana Bell and AT&T...
Vivian Eleane Richardson (11/09/05)
Vivian Eleane Richardson, 94, of Elbert, Colo., and formerly of Linton, passed away at Metro Denver Hospice in Aurora, Colo., at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005. Born Jan. 16, 1911 in Linton, she was the daughter of Otis Lee and Pearl Lois (Heaton) Gray...
Ruby Regina Johnson Lynch (11/09/05)
Ruby Regina Johnson Lynch, 92, of Jasonville, passed away at 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Cathy Lynn (McCombs) Grady (11/09/05)
Cathy Lynn (McCombs) Grady, 48, of Tipton, passed away at 5:51 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 7, 2005 at Tipton Hospital. Born June 14, 1957 in Linton, she was the daughter of Donald Joe and LaVera Ann (Myers) McCombs. She had lived in Linton for about 20 years, Jasonville for five years, and then Tipton. She was a Certified Nursing Aid at the Arcadia Developmental Center. She was very active in crafts and a former member of the Linton Elks and Moose Lodges...
Norma Eugenia Francis (11/09/05)
Norma Eugenia Francis, 82, of Linton, passed away at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Nov. 27, 1922 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Lewis and Molly (Callahan) Schmitt. On Jan. 2, 1969, she married Leonard Francis. He passed away Jan. 20, 1992...
Robert Charles Spencer (11/08/05)
Robert Charles Spencer, 92, of Meridian, Miss., and formerly of Switz City, passed away Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005 at Regency Hospital in Meridian. He was a retired Indiana history teacher and basketball coach. He graduated from Switz City High School and played on the basketball team of 1931 that was sectional champions. ...
Vivian Eleane Richardson (11/08/05)
Vivian Eleane Richardson, 94, passed away in Colorado. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel. Final arrangements can be viewed on its Web site www.welchcornett.com
Earl A. Williams (11/07/05)
Earl A. Williams, 77, of Indianapolis, passed away Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at his residence. Born Nov. 2, 1928 in Chicago, Ill., he was the son of Bernice (McCarthy) Edmondson. Claude Edmondson was his step-father. He was a foreman for 30 years for Shaw Tree Service. He loved to fish and camp...
Robert A. Montgomery (11/01/05)
Robert A. Montgomery, 80, of Sullivan, passed away at 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 31, 2005 at Sullivan Health and Living Center. Born March 22, 1925 in Sullivan County, he was the son of Sheldon Montgomery and Sarah Abrams Montgomery. He retired from Northrop Aircraft in California, was a World War II Navy veteran, and a member of the VFW...