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Phillip Terrell 'Terry' Hayes (04/24/15)
Phillip Terrell "Terry" Hayes, 62, Greencastle, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. He was born May 13, 1952 in Greencastle to Phillip Tarcus and Mary Fern (Petrey) Hayes. He was a 1971 graduate of Greencastle High School...
Kenneth M. Patten (04/24/15)
Kenneth M. Patten, 58, of Cloverdale, passed away Friday, April 24, 2015 at his residence. He was born Nov. 15, 1956 in Putnam County. He was the son of Robert "Bob" Patten and LaVaughn (Smith) Patten, and she survives. He married Pattie J. (Thomas) Patten on June 24, 1978...
Laura Ann Sims (04/24/15)
Laura Ann Sims, 85, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2015. Born June 24, 1929 in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Claude Ralph and Bonnie Myrtle (Paris) Johnson. She was a graduate of Greencastle High School. Laura had been a homemaker and a member of the New Life Baptist Church...
Phillip Terrell 'Terry' Hayes (04/23/15)
Phillip Terrell "Terry" Hayes, 62, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2015. Arrangements are pending at the Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle.
Donald L. Scales (04/23/15)
Donald L. Scales, 78, Indianapolis, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015. He was born Feb. 28, 1937 in Indianapolis to Milton Oscar and Rose Mamie (Wells) Scales. Donald had worked and retired from Allison's and was a member of UAW. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his children and grandchildren...
Robert Wayne 'Butch' 'Bob' Blue Sr. (04/22/15)
Robert Wayne "Butch" "Bob" Blue, 91, Greencastle, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. His is survived by his wife of 65 years, Carol L. (Clark) Blue...
Ed Posthauer (04/22/15)
Ed Posthauer, 79, of Ladoga, passed away on Friday, April 17 surrounded by his loving family and his beloved Staffordshire terrier, Max. He was born to Vincent Posthauer and Lucille (Grabman) Posthauer on July 27, 1935. He was married to Sharon (Zachary) Posthauer on Dec. 12, 1970. She preceded him in death...
Violet Mae Rogers (04/21/15)
Violet Mae Rogers, 86, Greencastle, passed away on April 20, 2015 at her residence. She was born on Feb. 3, 1929 at Stilesville, and was the daughter of Benjamin C. Hanlon and Martha Bell (Sims) Hanlon. She was married to William Noah Rogers on Dec. 23, 1944, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 19, 1994...
Fred Ray Britton (04/20/15)
Fred Ray Britton, age 68, of Fillmore, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015. Born April 7, 1947 in Rockville, he was the son of Howard and Marjorie (Riddle) Britton. Fred was retired, having worked at Futurex, Harrison Steel, Happico, Turkey Run and Greencastle Community Schools and the Watering Hole, Fillmore...
Keith D. Cooper (04/20/15)
Keith D. Cooper, 72, of Stilesville, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015. He was born Aug. 28, 1942 to the late Orison and Marcia (Woodward) Cooper in Greencastle. He was the owner, with his wife Ruby, of Cooper's OK Hardware and Country Store in Stilesville since 1965. They celebrated the store's 50 years in business on March 10, 2015...
Nancy Jo Robinson (04/20/15)
Nancy Jo Robinson, 65, of Fillmore, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at The Waters of Greencastle. Nancy was born in Greencastle on Nov. 25, 1949 the daughter of the late Ray and Loraine (Lewis) Morlan. She was a homemaker...
Wilfred Wayne Harmless (04/19/15)
Wilfred Wayne Harmless, 94, of New Winchester, died Friday, April 17, 2015 at the Village of Avon. Wilfred was born Feb. 7, 1921 in Putnam County to Alonzo and Flora V. (Lane) Harmless. He married Louise May Darnell on April 15, 1940, and she survives...
Dorothea A. Pankratz (04/17/15)
Dorothea A. (nee: Koriath) Pankratz, age 99, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle, where she has received such loving care for more than four years. She was the beloved wife of the late Edwin W. Pankratz, beloved mother of Alan Pankratz and Judith (Pankratz) McQueen, dear grandmother of Sherith (Steve) Pankratz and Aaron (Stacy) Pankratz, loving great-grandmother of the late Dietrich Jackson, with many nieces, nephews and friends...
Jack Wesley Walker (04/16/15)
Jack Wesley Walker, 86, of Greencastle, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at St. Vincent Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis. Jack was born on March 31, 1929 at Crawfordsville, the son of Jack Ernest and Edith Marie Pierce Walker. He grew up in the Waynetown area and graduated from Waynetown High School in 1947 before serving in the U.S. Army in Korea...
Richard "Richie" Keith Parker (04/14/15)
Richard "Richie" Keith Parker, 45, of Roachdale, passed away at his home on April 13, 2015. He was born on Feb. 26, 1970 to Kathy (Parker) Cromwell. Richie married Amanda "Mandy" (Sanders-Long) Parker on Nov. 14, 2009. He was a loving husband and wonderful father to his two beautiful children, Kayleigh Nicole Parker-Cloncs and Kaden Riley Parker-Cloncs...
Richard Dorn Owen (04/14/15)
Richard Dorn Owen, 87, Coatesville, born March 21, 1928, passed away peacefully at home Monday, April 13, 2015 He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Betty J. (Arnold) Owen; children Edd (Becky) Owen, Richard (Sandy) Owen and Melanie (Steve) Champion; grandchildren Suzy (Reecy) Dancer, Cheri (Chip) Ridge, Genny Owen, Tracey (Josh) Hesselgrave, Jeremy (Nicole) Owen, Michael (Ramona) Jarvis, Jacob (Stacey) Champion, Joshua Champion, Lauren Champion and Miranda Champion; 13 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.. ...
James Edward 'Big Dog' Phillips (04/14/15)
James Edward "Big Dog" Phillips, 79, born March 23, 1936 in Raccoon Twp., Indiana, a Navy veteran, passed away on April 11, 2015 while under hospice care after a long battle with cancer. He retired from the Plainfield Correctional Facility where he served as a corrections officer, lieutenant and sergeant...
John Willard Perkins (04/07/15)
John Willard Perkins, 87, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015 at Mill Pond Health Campus in Greencastle. Born in Hadley, Ind., on April 27, 1927, he was the son of Ottie and Mary Lula (Eggers) Perkins. He moved to Roachdale when he was five years old. He attended Roachdale School...
Dale Smeelink (04/06/15)
Dale Smeelink, age 66, Coatesville, passed away Saturday, April 4. He was born in Bexar County, Texas, on March 17, 1949, the son of John and Catherine Blackwell. He married Diane L. Patterson Smeelink, and she preceded him on May 1, 2010. He graduated from Plainfield High School and attended IUPUI...
Carol Ann Dezsi (04/03/15)
Carol Ann Dezsi, 72, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015 surrounded by her family. She was born on Aug. 11, 1942 in Grand Rapids, Mich., to Lester Beimers and Nellie Poortvliet Beimers. Carol had formerly worked at Hook's Drugs in Greencastle and was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Greencastle Elks Lodge...
Jeffrey Allan Crouch (04/01/15)
Jeffrey Allan Crouch, 59, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Born Dec. 28, 1955 in Bloomington, he was the son of Richard David and Doris Christine (Spears) Crouch. He married Vicki (Kean) Crouch on June 4, 1974, and she survives...
Dorman L. Wilson (03/31/15)
Dorman L. Wilson, 86, Cloverdale, passed away on March 26, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on June 17, 1928 in Owen County, and was the son of Forest W. Wilson and Sophie Kathern (Meek) Wilson. He was a retired carpenter, contractor and builder...
Lonnie Ray Bryant Sr. (03/31/15)
Lonnie Ray Bryant Sr., passed away surrounded by loved ones at the age of 65. Sadly Lonnie lost his battle with pancreatic cancer late Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Lonnie was born to the late Edgar and Winifred (Whitt) Bryant in Virginia in 1949, he grew up the second youngest of four siblings...
Maxine Branneman (03/31/15)
Maxine Branneman, 90, Clarksville, formerly of Cloverdale and Greencastle, passed away on Sunday March 29, 2015 at the Clark Memorial Hospital at Jeffersonville. She was born on April 2, 1924 in Morgan County, and was the daughter of Walter Reuben Neese and Mary S. (Broyer) Neese...
Nancy C. Williams (03/31/15)
Nancy C. Williams passed away after a long battle with cancer in her daughter's home on March 13 in St. Petersburg, Fla. Nancy was born May 14, 1941 in Huntington to her parents Paul and Helen Farthing. She graduated from Belle Union High School in 1959...