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John "Ted" Alderson (09/27/14)
John "Ted" Alderson, 46, of Bloomington passed away Saturday at the IU Health Hospice House. He was born on July 3, 1968 and was the son of Joe and Doris (Tannehill) Alderson. Ted graduated from Bloomington High School South. He was a previous fireman for the Van Buren Fire Department in Bloomington and most recently worked for O'Reilly Auto Parts in Linton. Ted loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting...
Brandon Lee Stollings (09/26/14)
Brandon Lee Stollings, 29, of Lyons, passed away at 7:36 a.m. Thursday, September 25, 2014 at his residence. Born November 5, 1984 in Bloomington, he was the son of Greg and Terri (Corns) Stollings. He was a mechanic for MacAllister Machinery and was active in the Indiana Army National Guard...
Sally Skidmore (09/25/14)
Sally Skidmore, 70, of Brazil, died at home, September 24, 2014 following a brief battle with cancer. She was born November 13, 1943, in Greene County, Indiana the daughter of John and Dorothy (Sharp) West. She graduated from L and M High School with the class of 1961...
Helen Mae Howlett-Bridwell (09/24/14)
Helen Mae Howlett-Bridwell, 94, of Jasonville, Indiana passed away at 4:25 a.m. Wednesday, September 24, 2014 in Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Center, Jasonville, Ind. She was born May 20, 1920 in Terre Haute, Ind. to Rollis Cooprider and Hallie (Graden) Cooprider...
William Alexander Freeman (09/24/14)
William Alexander Freeman, 79, of Westminster, died Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at Carroll Hospice Dove House. Born March 4, 1935 in Indianapolis, Ind., he was raised by his grandparents, the late Guy "Dad" Freeman and Goldie "Mom" Freeman. He was the husband of Patricia Selby Freeman whom he married June 18, 1955...
Rebecca A. Wiles (09/22/14)
Rebecca A. Wiles, 90, of Bloomfield passed away Wednesday Sept. 17, 2014 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Jan. 10, 1924 in Greene County, Ind., the daughter of Clifton "Red" and Nelle (Sparks) Dixon. Rebecca was retired from RCA in Bloomington as a line supervisor and was the janitor for the Bloomfield American Legion, she was a member of the Bloomfield American Legion Auxiliary and Rebecca's Lodge in Bloomfield...
William Alexander Freeman (09/22/14)
William Alexander Freeman William Alexander Freeman, 79, of Westminster, Md., died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 at Carroll Hospice Dove House. Born March 4, 1935 in Indianapolis, Ind., he was raised by his grandparents, the late Guy "Dad" Freeman and Goldie "Mom" Freeman. He was the husband of Patricia Selby Freeman whom he married June 18, 1955...
Orval L. Newsom (09/22/14)
Orval L. Newsom, 85, of Jasonville, Ind., passed away peacefully at 3:50 p.m. Sunday, September 21, 2014 in his residence. He was born Jan. 17, 1929 in Greene County, Ind., to Ralph Newsom and Leo (Stump) Newsom. Survivors include his wife, Sarah (Blanton) Newsom of Jasonville, Ind., who he married on April 8, 1956; son, Brian Newsom, of Jasonville, Ind.; grandsons, Dustan Newsom, Justin and Kayla Newsom...
Marcus Ray "Red" Oliphant (09/22/14)
Marcus Ray "Red" Oliphant, 86, of Bloomfield passed away Sunday Sept. 21, 2014 at the IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. Born Dec. 16, 1927 in Bloomfield the son of Charles and Rosa (Jackson) Oliphant. Red was retired from the United State Air Force as a Colonel, he was a 1945 graduate of Bloomfield High School and a 1952 graduate of the United States Military Academy, West Point with a Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering. ...
Willis D. Justus (09/22/14)
Willis D. Justus, age 89, of Mooresville, passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital, Mooresville. Born Sept. 22, 1924 in Switz City, Ind., he was the son of the late Cecil and Cressie (Fines) Justus. His brothers, Harley Justus and Cecil Justus, Jr., along with his sister, Jan Henico also preceded him in death...
Frederick Douglas O'Bannon (09/22/14)
Frederick Douglas O'Bannon, 76, of Owensburg, passed away at 1:58 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born Oct. 7, 1937 in Dresden, Ind., he was the son of Everett and Beatrice Louise (Jeffries) O'Bannon. He served his country in the United States Army. He worked for Carl Jackson Lumber and for J.C. Penney...
Sharon Grace Rogerson (09/17/14)
Sharon Grace Rogerson, 68, of Jasonville, Indiana passed away at 9:35 a.m. Wednesday, September 17, 2014 in Glenburn Home, Linton, Ind. She was born February 23, 1946 in Streeter, North Dakota to Earl Rogerson and Martha (Bitz) Rogerson. Survivors include: Her brothers and sister-in-law, David and Joyce Rogerson of Jasonville, Ind., Dennis Rogerson of Jasonville, Ind.; nieces and nephews, Michelle Rogerson, Krista and Adam Parsons, Brad Rogerson, Lora and Troy Fougerousse; great nieces and nephew, Ashley and Kurt Kramer, Casey Fougerousse, Olivia Parsons; great-great nieces and nephew, Kash Kramer, Paislee Kramer, Preslee Kramer; her beloved pet, Reggie.. ...
Delora Mae Lynch (09/16/14)
Delora Mae "Sis" Lynch, 83, of Linton, passed away on Monday, September 15, 2014, at Glenburn Home. She was born on August 2, 1931, in Linton, to Elza and Leola Fern (Page) Pershing. She married Max Lynch and together they raised a family. Sis was a wonderful homemaker and she later went to work as a home health aide...
Rhoda Katherine Hauser (09/16/14)
Rhoda Katherine Hauser, age 85, of Linton, passed away at 11 p.m., Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Lyons Health and Living Center in Lyons. She was born Oct. 11, 1928, in Bloomfield, the daughter of Luther and Elizabeth (Turpin) Taylor. Rhoda was homemaker, a member of the Lyons Methodist Church and a member of the Linton Eastern Star. She enjoyed quilting, cooking, and making treats for everyone...
Loretta Leigh Myers (09/16/14)
Loretta Leigh Myers, age 63, of Peru, Ind., passed away on Sunday morning, Sept. 14, 2014, at Caring Hands Health Care Center in Peru. She was born Jan. 12, 1951, in Sullivan, Ind., the daughter of Gerald and Betty (Sinders) Reed. On Oct. 10, 1980, Loretta married Jim Myers, and they had one daughter. A former hairstylist, she enjoyed gardening, nature and spending time with her granddaughters...
Aaron Michael Byers (09/15/14)
Aaron Michael Byers, 40, died Saturday, September 13, 2014 in Daviess County, Ind. He was born March 4, 1974 to Darrell Byers and Linda (Foley) Henry. He graduated from Bloomfield High School and was self-employed as a concrete finisher. He is survived by his children Dalton and Kaitlyn Byers of Bloomfield and his FiancÚ Myra Winkel and they resided in Elnora, Indiana...
Ernest "Ernie" Troxell (09/14/14)
Ernest "Ernie" Troxell, 65, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:15 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born April 9, 1949 in Linton, he was the son of James and Earie (Alexander) Troxell. He retired from American Aggregate in Indianapolis in 2012 and was a member of the Worthington American Legion...
Floyd D. "Dick" Campbell (09/13/14)
Floyd D. "Dick" Campbell, 87, of Solsberry, passed away at 10:40 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014 at IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. Born May 23, 1927 in Greene County, he was the son of William and Maude (Carmichael) Campbell. He retired from NSWC Crane in the transportation department and served his country in World War II in the United States Navy. He was a member of the Solsberry United Methodist church and the Solsberry American Legion. He enjoyed music and playing the guitar...
Irla Oneita Burnette (09/12/14)
Springville -- Irla Oneita Burnette, 95, of Springville, died at 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, September 2014 at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital. Born May 22, 1919 in Lawrence Co., she was the daughter of Marcus and Nanny Bell (Kirk) Strauser. She married James Matthew Burnette on October 26, 1939 and he survives...
George W. Sparks (09/11/14)
George W. Sparks, age 77, of Worthington, passed away at 6:51 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. He was born in Solsberry on February 22, 1937, the son of Alfred and Delphia (Arthur) Sparks. George was a United States Army Veteran and also served in the Army National Guard. He retired from RCA in Bloomington after 38 years of service. He was a member of the Worthington Christian Church...
Lloyd E. Sisk (09/11/14)
Lloyd E. Sisk, 64 of Linton, Indiana passed away at his residence on Thursday, September 11, 2014. He was born on October 5, 1949 in Linton, Indiana to Elmer and Ethel Louise (Raymer) Sisk. Lloyd married Arretta Joyce Knowles on September 23, 1985. Lloyd was employed as a coal miner for 20 years with Peabody Coal Co. and then as a dispatcher for 23 years with the Linton Police Department. He was a member of UMWA Peabody Hawthorne Mine, BPO Elks #866, Goldwing Club and FOP #105 of Linton...
Sharon Sandra Griffith (09/11/14)
Sharon Sandra Griffith, 72, of Lyons, passed away at 6:50 a.m. on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born March 7, 1942 in Erie, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of James and Virginia (Morgan) Maynard. She was a retired Class A machinist for General Electric...
Wilbur Lotten "Junior" Monk, Jr. (09/09/14)
Wilbur Lotten "Junior" Monk Jr., 72, of Jasonville passed away away at his residence, Friday, Sept. 5. 2014 resulting from a long time illness. He was born Dec. 5, 1942 in East Chicago, Ind., to Wilbur Lotten Monk, Sr. and Pearl Ransford Monk. Junior had been a member of Union Teamster Local 66, Union Laborer Local 204, a long time member of Union Carpenters Local 33, an active member for over 50 years of The American Quarter Horse Association, active member of 4-H Horse and Pony in both Greene and Sullivan counties, and was an Indiana State Fair Judge for Horse and Pony Color Guard for 13 years.. ...
Beulah Underhill (09/08/14)
Beulah Underhill, age 95, of Linton, passed away at 7:50 a.m. on Sunday, September 7, 2014, at Linton Nursing and Rehab Center in Linton. She was born in Vincennes on October 7, 1918, the daughter of James Lafayette & Dica Ellen (Auten) Thomas. She was a homemaker and a member of the Linton Assembly of God Church...
Frank W. Rodgers, Jr. (09/08/14)
Frank W. Rodgers, Jr., 56, Mooresville, died suddenly Sept. 5, 2014. Mr. Rodgers was born March 10, 1958, in Chicago. He graduated from Shakamak High School in Jasonville and later earned computer programming degrees from Devry University. Frank proudly served in the United States Navy for six years on the USS Nimitz. ...