Obituaries from September 2012
Esther M. Carey
Esther M. Carey, 79, of Bloomfield passed away Friday September 28, 2012 at Lyons Health & Living Center in Lyons, Indiana. Born January 19, 1933 in Greene County, Indiana the daughter of Rex L. and Carrie (Hasler) Daniels. Esther was a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church, Adventures Red Hat Club and Worthington Garden Club...
Anita J. Poe
Anita J. Poe, 90, of Linton, passed away at 7:40 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was born Oct. 28, 1921, in Sullivan County, the daughter of Floyd Heaton, Sr. and Iva (Sidebottom) Heaton. She was a homemaker...
Douglas Francis Trusty
Douglas Francis Trusty, age 90, of Vicksburg, formerly of Linton, passed away at 12:50 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at his daughter's residence in Vicksburg. He was born March 14, 1922, in Vicksburg, the son of Earl Trusty, Sr. and Ruth (Meredith) Trusty...
Patricia Rose 'Patty' Hester
Patricia Rose 'Patty' Hester, 65, of Worthington, passed from this life on Wednesday, Sept/. 26, 2012. She was born in Linton, IN on January 6, 1947, to Marvin and Leona A. (Stantz) Kirkpatrick. She was united in marriage with Ronald W. Hester on February 15, 1964...
Ruth Hale Haub
Ruth Hale Haub, 98, of Dugger, passed away at 7:50 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at Miller's Merry Manor in Sullivan. She was born on Dec. 20, 1913, in Bucktown, Ind., the daughter of Rush Enochs and Gertie (Carrico) Enochs. Ruth graduated from Pleasantville High School and was a seamstress at Gossards. She was a member of Eastern Star for 50 years and Faith Community Church...
Robert Gene VanDeventer
Robert Gene VanDeventer, 81, of Noblesville, passed away at 3:40 p.m. Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at his residence. Born April 14, 1931 in Bloomington, he was the son of Erza and Violet (Loveall) VanDeventer. He served his country in the United States Army and retired from GMAC as a financial services manager...
Douglas Francis Trusty
Douglas Francis Trusty, age 90, of Vicksburg, formerly of Linton, passed away at 12:50 P.M. Wed., Sept. 26, 2012 at his daughter's residence in Vicksburg. He was born March 14, 1922, in Vicksburg, the son of Earl Trusty, Sr. & Ruth (Meredith) Trusty...
Herbert L. Morse
Herbert L. Morse, 90, of Jasonville, passed away at 10:50 p.m. Monday, August, 20, 2012 in Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, IN. He was born July 24, 1922 in Vigo County, to Jesse Morse and Edna (Larew) Morse. Survivors include his ex-wife, Janice Morse Isaacs of Jasonville; special nephew, James Welch; and other nieces and nephews...
Doug Trusty, 90, of Vicksburg, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at his daughter's residence in Vicksburg. Visitation will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton on Friday from 4-9 p.m. Visitation will resume on Saturday at Grace Gospel Church in Linton at 9 a.m...
Doretta Cunningham, 69, of Linton, passed away at 3:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. She was born on May 19, 1943, in Clay County, IN, the daughter of Cecil R. Gallagher and Audrey Ruth (McDaniels) Gallagher...
Richard W. Heck
Richard W. Heck, 93, of Worthington, passed away Monday evening, Sept. 24, 2012, at his son's residence in Spencer. He was born in Delphos, Ohio on June 24, 1919, the son of Learon and Mary Ellen (Rudell) Heck. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Richard retired in 1976 from Meadowgold Dairy in Ft. Wayne, and moved to Worthington in 1981. He was an avid fisherman and gardener. Richard was a member of the Worthington American Legion and was of the Methodist faith...
Violet Ruth (Allbright) Bauer
Violet Ruth (Allbright) Bauer, 83, of Shoals, passed away Sept. 24, 2012 at 6:10 p.m. at the Martin County Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center. She was born on April 12, 1929 in Martin County, Ind. to Harlan Scott and Sophia (Boyd) Allbright. She married George Washington Christian Bauer on March 14, 1953, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 4, 1982...
Charles E. Criss, Sr.
Charles E. Criss, Sr.,83, of Jasonville, Indiana passed away at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 in Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind. He was born December 17, 1928 in Riverton, Ind to John Hardin Criss and Isabella (Osborn) Criss. Survivors include his wife, Darlene (Keller) Criss Shepherd, of Jasonville, Ind. ...
Wanda Mae Wright
Wanda Mae Wright Wanda Mae Wright, 69, passed away on Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 in Loma Linda, Ca. Born in Linton, Ind., she attended Linton-Stockton High School. She attended Indiana University. Wanda was a nuclear medicine technician at Riverside Community Hospital, Riverside, Ca. for over 30 years. After retiring, Wand had her own business working for various hospitals in the San Bernadino area. She was an avid golfer and a member of the San Bernadino Ladies Golf Club...
Mary Lou (Muterspaugh) Davis
Mary Lou (Muterspaugh) Davis, 77, of Bloomfield passed away Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 at her residence. Born April 16, 1935 in Greene County, Indiana the daughter of Everett and Emma (Gibson) Muterspaugh. Mary was a homemaker and a member of the Mount Zion Wesleyan Church in Bloomfield...
George T. Peavey
George T. Peavey, 96, of Jasonville, Ind. passed away at 6:08 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 in Greene County General Hospital Linton, Ind. He was born Dec. 18, 1915 in Clay County, IN to Frank Peavey and Gladys (Cooprider) Peavey. Survivors include his spouse, Iris R. ...
Sherrie M. Dean
Sherrie M. Dean, 57, of Coalmont, passed away at 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. She was born Feb. 9, 1955 in Sullivan to Melvin C. Dean and Elsie L. (Mattox) Dean. Survivors include her father, Melvin C. Dean of Coalmont, IN; sister and brother-in-law, Carole and Jim Clark of Brownsburg, IN; twin brother and sister-in-law, Garry and Charlotte Dean of Jasonville; nephews, Brent and Sherry Clark, Brian and Jennifer Clark; step-nephew, Charles Hutcheson; step-niece, Corinne Hutcheson; aunts, Wanda Rose "Peg" Dean of Terre Haute, Mary Ann and Harold Machonkin of Florida; several cousins.. ...
Oletha Mae (Gould) Perigo
Oletha Mae (Gould) Perigo, 93, of Jeffersonville, Ind., passed from this life on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. She was born in Greene County, Ind. on June 8, 1919, to Asel and Cecil (Steward) Gould. She was united in marriage with Claude Perigo on May 22, 1940...
Richard A. "Rick" Enstrom Jr.
Richard A. "Rick" Enstrom Jr. 43, of Shelburn, Ind. passed away on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012. He was born Jan. 29, 1969 in Sullivan to Judy Schofield Enstrom and Sonny Enstrom. Rick is survived by his wife, of 16 years, Charmaine Richards Enstrom; his mother; sons Ethan Enstrom, Alec Enstrom, Ross Riley and Bryce Riley, a daughter Mariah Riley; and sister Lisa Goodman...
Andrew L. Prudhomme
Andrew L. Prudhomme, 61, of Linton, died Wednesday morning, Sept. 12, 2012. He was surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was born in Danville, Ill., on July 10, 1951, the son of James & Betty J. (Cramer) Prudhomme. Andy graduated from Linton High School in 1969. He served in the Army National Guard and was a lifetime member of the Linton American Legion...
Vicky Lynn (Fry) Bledsoe
Vicky Lynn (Fry) Bledsoe, 51, of Vicksburg, Ind. passed away at 8:40 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 in her residence. She was born December 26, 1960, in Sullivan County, Ind. to Robert Fry and Virginia (Jones) Fry. Survivors include her husband, Tim Bledsoe of Vicksburg, Ind. whom she married on November 22, 2008; sons & daughter-in-laws, Jeremy and Andrea Edmondson of Jasonville, Ind., Andy Edmondson of Linton, Ind., Josh Edmondson of Worthington, Ind.; and Ridge Johnson of Vicksburg, Ind....
Donald R. Miller
Donald R. Miller, 47, of Linton, passed away at 1:05 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012 at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born Sept. 10, 1965, in Oklahoma City, Ok., the son of Norman H. & Alice (Houchin) Miller. He worked at the Raybestos Factory in Sullivan, and he served in the Army National Guard...
Jack Thomas Edwards
Jack Thomas Edwards, 4, of Solsberry, went to be with the Lord at 4:57 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 at Riley Hospital North in Carmel, Ind. Jack was born July 8, 2008 in Bloomington, Ind.,the son of Tom and Melinda (Ritchey) Edwards. Jack loved to ride the tractor and adored his sisters and Mickey Mouse, he touched many lives in his short time here...
John Kingsley passed away Sept. 3, 2012 at West Kendall Baptist Hospital in Miami, Fla. John was born on Aug. 26, 1954 in New Orleans, La. He is the son of James F. and Eleanor Haywood Kingsley. John's school years were spent in Bloomfield and he graduated high school in 1973. He entered the U.S. Air Force in 1974 and served eight years. He worked at the Newsport News Naval shipyard and for the last 21 years he has worked for ordnance department at the NAS Key West, Fla...
Brian W. Thompson
Brian W. Thompson, 39, of Bloomfield, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Born Aug. 9, 1973 in Columbus, Ind., he was the son of D. Wayne Thompson and Regina Rosa (Bragg) Hodges. Brian worked at Crane for six years as a Mechanical Engineering Technician. ...
Jane Alton, age 92, of Waterville, Ohio and formerly of Lyons, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 in Waterville. She was born March 28, 1921, in Lyons, the daughter of Benjamin and Mary (West) Alton. Jane retired from Ohio Bell Telephone after 34 years of service. She was a serious antique doll collector and also enjoyed collecting other antiques...
Jeffery Lee Harper
Jeffery Lee Harper, 68, of Linton, passed away on Sept. 1, 2012 at Saint John's Health System Anderson. He was born on Nov. 28, 1943 in Kokomo and resided in Linton for the last 15 years. Jeffery graduated from Frankton High School in 1963. He retired as a Tool and Die maker for Guide Lamp Division of General Motors in 1997. ...
George Bogard Heaton
George Bogard Heaton, 85, of Bloomfield, passed away at 11:10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at Garden Villa of Bloomington. Born July 11, 1927 in Indianapolis, he was the son of Walter Franklin and Helen Bell (Bogard) Heaton. He was an electrical technician for NSWC Crane and a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church. He belonged to the Masonic Lodge and Scottish Rite...
Annie Ruth Griffith
Annie Ruth Griffith, 64, of Linton, passed away at 12:35 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born in Attalla, Ala., on Sept. 13, 1947 the daughter of Charlie Thomas and Jeanetta Kelley Thomas. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, and one sister...
Jack Richard Vest
Jack Richard Vest, 89, formerly of Harrison, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012 at his home in Westminster Village North, Indianapolis, IN. He was born on Feb. 27, 1923 in Bloomfield, IN to Parmer and Pearl (McClaren) Vest. During World War II, Jack served in the Army Air Corps as crew chief of a C47. He married his love, Jean Stewart on Nov. 20, 1948...
Debbie L. (Hollen) Robinson
Debbie L. (Hollen) Robinson, 61, of Bloomfield, passed away Friday evening, August 31, 2012. She was born in Linton on Dec. 3, 1950, the daughter of Ervin Monroe "Junior" and Jane (Dougherty) Hollen. She was a 1969 graduate of Linton-Stockton High School. ...
Desmonda M. Bowersock
Desmonda M. Bowersock, 87, of Bloomfield , passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2012 at Glenburn Home in Linton.
Born July 1, 1925 in Greene County, Ind. to Everett and Gertrude (Vandeventer) Bingham.
Debbie (Hollen) Robinson
Debbie (Hollen) Robinson, 61, of Bloomfield, passed away Friday, August 31, 2012.
Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton
Wanda Pearl (Keller) Anderson Shepherd
Wanda Pearl (Keller) Anderson Shepherd,69, of Linton, Indiana passed away at 9:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 in her residence. She was born Oct. 29, 1942 in Greene County, to George Keller and Dorothy (Long) Keller. Wanda married William L. "Bill" Anderson on Jan. 12, 1967 and he passed away on Aug. 23, 2002...
Charles Heath, 91 of Noblesville and formerly of Linton, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville.
Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.
Thelma Jean (Conder) Brown
Thelma Jean (Conder) Brown, 81, of Lyons, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Born Feb. 24, 1931 in Knox County, she was the daughter of Oakley and Hazel (Dickey) Conder. She was a homemaker. Surviving relatives include: one daughter, Cindy White and her husband Steve of Switz City; one sister, Patty Nappo and her husband Frank of New York; her grandchildren, Kendal Mauder and her husband Cody of Bloomfield, Jordan White, Kortney White and Jakeb White all of Switz City; two great, grandchildren, Emmy Mauder and Beau Mauder; and several nieces and nephews.. ...