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Mary Jacquelyn McGaughey (07/22/16)
Mary Jacquelyn (Steward) McGaughey, 81, of Russellville, passed away Friday, July 22, 2016 in her beloved farm home with her family by her side. Jacque was born Nov. 8, 1934 in Lima, Ohio, the daughter of Cleon and Bernice (Darnall) Steward. She married Morris (Buddy) McGaughey on June 23, 1956 in Bainbridge. He preceded her in death in 1996...
Ralph Dee Kendall (07/22/16)
Ralph Dee Kendall, 79, of Indianapolis, formerly of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016. The son of Everett and Carrie Kendall, he was born in Elliottville, Ky. He graduated from Fillmore High School, Class of 1955. Ralph served his country in the United States Army for five years as a helicopter mechanic, and received two medals for sharpshooting...
Merle Lee 'Peanut' Foxx (07/22/16)
Merle Lee "Peanut" Foxx, 86, of Greencastle, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016. He was born Aug. 22, 1929 in Greencastle to the late Russell and Elsie Foxx. Merle served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. He married Betty Sims Foxx on April 30, 1950, a union which would last more than 66 years...
Betty Lou Burdette Michell (07/21/16)
Betty Lou Burdette Michell, of Roachdale, at age 89 went to be with the Lord, surrounded by her loving family on July 18, 2016, at Gentiva Hospice Center in San Antonio, Texas. She was born on March 2, 1927 in Jamestown, Ind., to Samuel Asbury and Ina Ethel Davis Pratt...
Merle Lee 'Peanut' Foxx (07/21/16)
Merle Lee "Peanut" Foxx, 86, of Greencastle, died Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 26 at Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Monday, July 25 at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest with military honors in Forest Hill Cemetery...
John W. Whicker (07/21/16)
John W. Whicker, 64, of Spencer, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at his home in Owen County. He was born Nov. 25, 1951 the son of the late Ellis and Zelma (Doll) Whicker. He married Annie Ruth (McCammon) Whicker on Nov. 11, 1981. She preceded him in death Nov. 23, 2014...
Robert 'Kevin' Parker (07/21/16)
Robert "Kevin" Parker, 56, of Roachdale, passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at Eskenazi Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on Aug. 27, 1959 in Greencastle to the late Max and Shirley (Garr) Parker. He married Connie (Long) Parker on Nov. 4, 2005 in Greencastle. She survives...
Tina Marie Whitaker (07/21/16)
Tina Marie Whitaker, 50, of Roachdale went to heaven on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. She was born on Aug.29, 1965 in Greencastle to James R. and Norma (Miller) Whitaker. She graduated from North Putnam High School in 1983 and received a Degree from Ivy Tech in 1988. She was a 37-year survivor of brain cancer...
Sylvia Ann Harrison-Nolan (07/21/16)
Sylvia Ann Harrison-Nolan, 84, formerly of Greencastle, passed away in Phoenix on June 27, 2016. She was a graduate and former employee of DePauw University. Sylvia is survived by two daughters and their husbands, Jane Ann Harrison-Hilton and Jerome Hilton III of Biloxi, Miss., and Rebecca Harrison-Dull and Dr. ...
Darla Kay Query (07/20/16)
Darla Kay Query, 48, of Greencastle, died Tuesday, July 19, 2016 in Indianapolis following a brief illness. Darla was born Oct. 4, 1967 in Greencastle, and attended Greencastle, High School. She worked for IAC. She is survived by her mother, Shirley Williams; children Brandon (Ashley) Query and Leah (Chris) Mullins; brothers Gary and Bobby King; great-uncle Donald Love; grandchildren Kennedi, Brylin, Bailee, Caleb, Kyler, Karter, Bane and Abigail; best friend Becky Isbell, and many close friends.. ...
James Carl Hoffman (07/20/16)
James Carl Hoffman, 79, of Greencastle, passed away Saturday, July 16, 2016. He was born June 9, 1937 to the late Walter and Reba (Bradford) Hoffman in Indianapolis. He was an award-winning floral designer. Mr. Hoffman worked in Indianapolis and Plainfield and opened J.C. Hoffman Florist in Indianapolis from 1962 until 1972...
Myrna Elaine Chiles (07/19/16)
Myrna Elaine (Dunivan) Chiles, 78, of Brazil, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at Exceptional Living Center of Brazil with her family by her side. Myrna was born Aug. 12, 1937 in Perrysville, Ind., the daughter of the late Ottis and Bess (Marshall) Dunivan and the stepdaughter of Edna Mae Dunivan...
Elizabeth Clarkson Snipes (07/18/16)
Elizabeth Clarkson Snipes passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2016. She attended the International School in Brussels, Belgium, and graduated from St. Andrew's Episcopal School in Boca Raton, Fla. She was a 1985 graduate of Randolph Macon College. She is survived by her husband, George William Snipes, of Columbus, Ga.; her children, James Randall Askew Junior, Tyler Lawrence Askew and Isabella Grace Snipes; her parents, Larry and Barbara Clarkson of Marietta, Ga.; her sister, Jennifer Clarkson Soster and brother-in-law Fred Soster of Greencastle; and niece Erica Lynn Soster and nephew Frederick Lawrence Soster.. ...
Jeanne Kathryn Ward (07/18/16)
Jeanne Kathryn (Muller) Ward, 87, went home to Jesus on Sunday, July 17, 2016 at Westminster Village in West Lafayette. Jeanne was born in Irvington, N.J., on Sept. 10, 1928, to Laura and Louis R. Muller. Shortly after graduating from Purdue University, she worked as a home extension agent in Carroll County...
Kathleen W. Bales (07/17/16)
Kathleen W. Bales, 81, of Cloverdale, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2016. Born Jan. 31, 1935 in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Glen V. and Nellie M. (Hurt) Williams. She was a graduate of Cloverdale High School. Kathleen had worked as a waitress at Jackson's Double Decker, the Putnam Inn and the I-70 Truck Stop. She had also sold Avon for several years...
George E. Pallas (07/15/16)
George E. Pallas, 73, Coatesville, passed away Friday morning, July 15, 2016 at Mill Pond Health Campus in Greencastle. He was born in Bridgeport, Ct., on May 5, 1943, the son of John and Mary Kerilla Pallas. He had received his Master's Degree in engineering and had worked for Sikorsky Aircraft, Stratford, Ct., for 46 years...
Kathleen Louise Krampe Norris (07/15/16)
Kathleen Louise Krampe Norris, 65, passed away unexpectedly, peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, July 14, 2016 in Plainfield. She was born in Brazil on Feb. 19, 1951 to Robert John Krampe and Margaret Ann Spugnardi, both deceased. She loved family and especially children...
Deborah Deloris 'Debbie' Wyatt (07/15/16)
Deborah Deloris "Debbie" Wyatt, 56, passed away on Tuesday, July 12, 2016. She was born Aug. 26, 1959, the daughter of Kathryn Comer and William Holka Sr. Debbie was a huge family person and never knew a stranger. She was a very loving, kind and nurturing mother, grandmother, daughter, aunt, niece and cousin...
Michael Leonard Murphy (07/14/16)
Michael Leonard Murphy, 77, of Roachdale, passed away on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Michael was born Sept. 1, 1938 to Leonard James Murphy and Clara Irene (Brunton) Murphy in Kentland. On Feb. 16, 1974 he married Dorsie Ruth (Oliver) Murphy in Crawfordsville. She survives...
Lawrence J. 'Larry' Massena (07/12/16)
Lawrence J. "Larry" Massena, 68, of Fillmore, passed away on Monday, July 11, 2016. Born Jan. 3, 1948 in Indianapolis, he was the son of Joseph and Leona Massena. He was a graduate of Howe High School. Larry entered the Army after graduation and served in the Vietnam War...
James Frederick Wheeler (07/12/16)
James Frederick Wheeler, 77, of Lancaster, Pa., died Saturday, July 9, 2016 at University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia. Born the 10th child of Robert and Maude Burnham Wheeler in New Market, Ind., he graduated from Waveland High School in 1957...
Geraldine Gibson (07/12/16)
Geraldine Gibson, 80, of Cloverdale, passed away July 11, 2016 at Millpond Health Campus. Geraldine was born March 20, 1936 in Liberty, Ky., to the late Gobel and Lula Malone. She married Shirley Gibson on May 22, 1954, and he survives. Geraldine was a member of New Providence Baptist Church and was a homemaker to her family...
Stanley I. Tague (07/12/16)
Stanley I. Tague, 69, of Greencastle went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at his residence. Stan was a retired field service representative with Convergent Media, a member of First Baptist Church, and a United States Army National Guard veteran...
Rosalie Mae Chelli (07/11/16)
Rosalie Mae Chelli, 85, of Greencastle, passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at Hickory Creek at Sunset. Rosalie was born Aug. 14, 1930 in Lumberport, W.Va., to the late Thomas Howard and Mabel Holly Pierce. Rosalie wed the love of her life, Louie Frank Chelli, on Dec. 1, 1946, a marriage that would last more than 63 years until his death on Sept. 30, 2010...
Lawrence F. Gallagher (07/10/16)
Lawrence F. Gallagher, 88, of Highland, passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2016. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Delphine; loving children Dr. Patricia (Dr. Gary) Becker, Kathleen (Dan) Benassi, Anne (late Michael) Pickering, Mary Beth (John) Timko, Alice (John) Schulze and Christopher (Susan) Gallagher; 12 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law Colleen (late Shawn) Gallagher...