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Obituaries from March 2007

Edward E. Mayer (03/31/07)
Jan. 18, 1928-March 22, 2007 Edward E. Mayer, 79, Greencastle, died March 22 following a battle with cancer. Born in Werschetz, Yugoslavia, he was the son of the late Stephan and Marie Mayer. He earned his baccalaureate degree in Paris, France in 1950, graduated from the French National School of Oriental Languages in 1953, and earned the Licenced-es Lettres from the Sorbonne in 1954...
Mildred D. Greeley-Ayer (03/27/07)
Mildred D. Greeley-Ayer, 98, Greencastle, died Saturday morning at Hickory Creek at Sunset, Greencastle. She was the mother of Frances Washburne, Fill-more. Graveside inurnment services will be conducted at a later date in Maine. Arrangements are being handled by Chandler-Hays Funeral Home, Greencastle...
John M. Klebusch (03/26/07)
May 3, 1927-March 25, 2007 John M. Klebusch, 79, Greencastle, died Sunday. Born in Greencastle, he was the son of Milton E. and Opal (English) Klebusch. A 1945 graduate of Greencastle High School, he was an Eagle Scout and served as a Scout leader and an Explorer troop leader. ...
Cecil E. English (03/26/07)
Cecil E. English, 86, Bainbridge, died Monday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home, Greencastle.
Ruth Marie Cooney (03/26/07)
Oct. 14,1930-March 24, 2007 Ruth Marie Cooney, 76, Mooresville, died Saturday at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. Born in Marion County, she was the daughter of Eldon Parker and Daphna Sally (Campbell) Gillon. She was a homemaker and a member of the Martinsville Baptist Tabernacle...
Betty L. Buchanan (03/26/07)
Dec. 13, 1931-March 24, 2007 Betty L. Buchanan, 75, Cloverdale, formerly of Greencastle, died Saturday at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Born at Stileville, she was the daughter of Benjamin and Martha (Sims) Hanlon. She was a member of Amo Baptist Church...
Forrest Robinson (03/24/07)
June 1, 1924-March 21, 2007 Forrest William "Forrie" Robinson, 82, Indianapolis, died Wednesday at St. Vincent Hospital. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Siwill and Mildred (Cox) Robinson. He graduated from Shortridge High School, attended Butler University and served as a pilot in the United States Air Force. He retired from Commonwealth Life Insurance Company (formerly Empire Life and Accident) in 1989 after 47 years...
Robert D. Jones (03/24/07)
Jan. 28, 1918-March 20, 2007 Robert D. Jones, 89, Greencastle, died Tuesday at his residence. He was born in Inman, Kan., and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired as a brick mason after 40 years, and was formerly of Fishers. Surviving are his wife of 68 years, Lillian Loraine Jones; son Bill Jones and wife Marlene, Noblesville; daughters Barbara Carrow and husband Larry, Fishers, Kaye Hanna and husband dave, Fishers, Evelyn Penley and husband Vernon, Greencastle, and Pat Paris and husband Brian, Brownsburg; 17 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.. ...
Lucia Kathryn Smith (03/22/07)
Dec. 9, 1945-March 21, 2007 Lucia Kathryn Smith, 61, Jamestown, died Wednes-day at St. Vincent Hospital. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Paul Clayton and Verna Kathryn (Brothers) Garl. She was owner of Tiny Tots Day Care, and was a member of Jamestown Christian Church and its women's fellowship and UNI Sunday school class...
Wilma J. Sears (03/22/07)
Oct. 20, 1929-March 21, 2007 Wilma J. Sears, 77, Greencastle, died Wednesday at Mill Pond Health Campus. Born in Putnam County, she was the daughter of George Edgar and Agnes (Torr) Braden. A 1947 graduate of Greencastle High School, she worked in the finance department at DePauw University for more than 20 years until retiring. She was a member of First Christian Church, DePauw Retirees Club, Putnam County Hospital Guild, Mother's Club and Christian Women's Fellowship...
Gloria Dalton (03/22/07)
Gloria "Junebug" Dalton, 59, Brownsburg, formerly of Greencastle, died Monday at Avon. She was a paper sorter for Consumer's Communi-cation Services, and was a member of Lions Club. Surviving are a daughter, Dana Walker and husband Sam; sisters Constance Ringer and Evelyn Scott; brothers John Dalton and Richard Dalton; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild...
Bill Birdsell (03/22/07)
Sept. 10, 1924-March 21, 2007 Bill Birdsell, 82, Greencastle, died Wednesday at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Born in Fayette, Iowa, he was the son of Lloyd and Lavon Ware Bird-sell. A U.S. Navy veteran, he served in the South Pacific during World War II. He retired as a sales representative for Nunn Bush Shoe Co. in 1985, and served as the Warren Township Trustee for the past 12 years...
Cecil C. English (03/27/07)
May 21, 1920-March 26, 2007 Cecil C. English, 86, Bainbridge, died Monday. Born in Greencastle, he was the son of Vergal and Lola (Hand) English. He was a 1940 graduate of Bainbridge High School, and a veteran of WWII, having served in the U.S. Army 814th Aviation Engineers and was involved in five major battles...
David J. Hellyer Sr. (03/27/07)
April 29, 1938-March 26, 2007 David J. Hellyer Sr., 68, Bainbridge, died Monday morning at his residence. Born in Logansport, he was the son of Albert Austin and Helen Beatrice Hellyer. He retired from the U.S. Navy after 12 years of service, and worked 30 years for Conrail Railroad before retiring. He was a member of VFW, Moose and American Legion 58 in Greencastle, where he was a member of the color guard...
Virginia Ann Tellas (03/29/07)
Sept. 14, 1926-March 26, 2007 Virginia Ann Tellas, 80, Reelsville, died Monday at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. Born in Washington Township of Putnam County, she was the daughter of Harvey Paul and Alma Marie (Dreher) Neese. A homemaker, she had been employed at Paper Art in Indianapolis, as a nurse's aide at Knightsville Nursing Home, and at Columbia Records in Terre Haute. She was a member of Big Walnut Baptist Church, Reelsville...
A. Wayne Hamblen (03/29/07)
Jan. 12, 1927-March 26, 2007 A. Wayne Hamblen, 80, Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Greencastle, died Monday at Blake Medical Center in Florida. Born in Fall River, S.D., he was the son of Glen and Edith (Ritzenthaler) Hamblen. A U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, he was vice president of construction for National Tea Co. ...
Charles W. "Chip" Williams (03/29/07)
March 5, 1961-March 27, 2007 Charles W. "Chip" Williams, 46, Greencastle, died Tuesady. Born in Kokomo, he was the son of Donald R. and Jacqueline A. Williams. A 1979 graduate of Greencastle High School, he was a floral designer, beginning his career at Eitel's Flowers and Gifts. He had also worked in Chicago and Deland, Fla. He was formerly employed by Marsh Supermarket in Greencastle...
Virginia Ann Tellas (03/28/07)
Sept. 14, 1926-March 26, 2007 Virginia Ann Tellas, 80, Reelsville, died Monday at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. Born in Washington Township of Putnam County, she was the daughter of Harvey Paul an Alma Marie (Dreher) Neese. A homemaker, she had been employed at Paper Art in Indianapolis, as a nurse's aide at Knightsville Nursing Home, and at Columbia Records in Terre Haute. She was a member of Big Walnut Baptist Church, Reelsville...
John M. Klebusch (03/28/07)
May 3, 1927-March 25, 2007 John M. Klebusch, 79, Greencastle, died Sunday. Born in Greencastle, he was the son of Milton E. and Opal (English) Klebusch. A 1945 graduate of Greencastle High School, he was an Eagle Scout and served as a Scout leader and an Explorer troop leader. ...
Alfred Wayne Hamblem (03/28/07)
Alfred Wayne Hamblem, 80, Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Danville, died Monday. Arrangements are pending at Baker Funeral Home, Danville.
Cecil C. English (03/28/07)
May 21, 1920-March 26, 2007 Cecil C. English, 86, Bainbridge, died Monday. Born in Greencastle, he was the son of Vergal and Lola (Hand) English. He was a 1940 graduate of Bainbridge High School, and a veteran of WWII, having served in the U.S. Army 814th Aviation Engineers and was involved in five major battles...
Virginia Ann Tellas (03/27/07)
Virginia Ann Tellas, 80, Reelsville, died Monday at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale.
John Robert Scatterday (03/27/07)
July 9, 1925-March 23, 2007 John Robert Scatterday, 81, St. Charles, Ill., died Friday. An Eagle Scout, he served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, and graduated from DePauw University in 1950. He was a member of Delta Chi fraternity. He was in management and sales for Standard Oil of Indiana, Statistical Tab, First Girl and Lighting Maintenance. He served in Kiwanis and Boy Scouts for more than 35 years...
Edward E. Mayer (03/27/07)
Jan. 18, 1928-March 22, 2007 Edward E. Mayer, 79, Greencastle, died Thursday after a battle with cancer. He was an associate professor emeritus at DePauw University. A memorial service is planned for 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 3 at the DePauw University Union Building Ballroom...
Jane A. Rightmyer (03/17/07)
Feb. 9, 1948-March 15, 2007 Jane A. (Warrum) Rightmyer, 59, Cloverdale, died Friday at her residence. Born in Greenfield, she was the daughter of Robert and Mary Evelyn (Lindamood) Warrum. She married Mike Rightmyer on July 28, 1967, and he survives...
Martha J. Sendmeyer (03/19/07)
Nov. 11, 1929-March 17, 2007 Martha J. Sendmeyer, 77, Cloverdale, died Saturday at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Born in Putnam County, she was the daughter of John S. and Vay (Larkin) Elmore. She was retired as a general maintenance worker at Allison's in Indianapolis. She was previously employed at Hoffa's Cleaners in Cloverdale and the Posey Patch in Cloverdale...
Wilborn 'Bib' Kendall (03/20/07)
April 25, 1932-March 19, 2007 Wilborn "Bib" Lloyd Kendall, 74, Coatesville, died Monday at his residence. Born in Belle Union, he was the son of Lee and Amanda (Royse) Kendall. He married Phyllis (Huber) Kendall on June 15, 1957. She preceded him in death in 2002...
John Saylor (03/20/07)
John Saylor, Indianapolis, died Feb. 22. Graveside services will be conducted at noon Saturday at Clinton Falls Cemetery. Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center Morris St., Indianapolis, is handling arrangements.
Bill Birdsell (03/21/07)
Bill Birdsell, 82, Greencastle, died Wednes-day. Arrangements are pending at Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home.
Robert D. Jones (03/21/07)
Robert D. Jones, 89, Greencastle, died Tuesday evening at his residence. Memorial services will be conducted at a later date. Chandler-Hays Funeral Home, Greencastle, is handling arrangements.
Estella M. Moon (03/21/07)
Nov. 11, 1911-March 20, 2007 Estella M. Moon, 95, Greencastle, formerly of Brazil, died Tuesday at Hickory Creek at Sunset. Born in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Newby. She had worked at a bakery and also at a drycleaners, both in Indianapolis...
Clifton J. Phillps (03/21/07)
April 11, 1919-March 20, 2007 Clifton J. Phillips, 87, Greencastle, died Tuesday at Castleton Healthcare. Born in Olean, N.Y., he was the son of Charles C. and Edith M. (Grey) Phillips. He graduated from Hiram College, Starr King School for the Ministry and Harvard University. After serving in a civil affairs unit of the U.S. Army in the Philippines during World War II, he was a member of a military occupation unity in Japan and later a civilian employee of the Defense Department there...
Richard "Whitey" Reitzel (03/21/07)
Jan. 10, 1930-March 20, 2007 Richard "Whitey" Reitzel, 77, Stilesville, died Tuesday afternoon at his residence. Born in Franklin Township of Hendricks County, he was the son of T. Albert and Clara Opal (Richardson) Reitzel. He was a farmer for 60 years before retirement. He was a member of Hazelwood Christian Church...
Jackie Curtis Leonard (03/05/07)
June 28, 1935-March 3, 2007 Jackie Curtis Leonard, 71, Greencastle, died Saturday. Born in Putnam County, he was the son of Lester and Nettie (Kendall) Leonard. He was a retired guard at the Indiana State Farm where he had worked 35 years, and was a U.S. Army and Air Force veteran. He was a member of Greencastle Masonic Lodge and Greencastle American Legion...
Gloria E. Herbert (03/16/07)
Jan. 12, 1931-March 10, 2007 Gloria E. Herbert, 76, Greencastle, died Saturday at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born in Oxford, England, she was the daughter of Frederick and Martha Mary (Manya) Coomber. She had been a food service worker at DePauw University...
Robert Edward Creviston Sr. (03/15/07)
Feb. 15, 1928-March 13, 2007 Robert Edward Creviston Sr., 79, Bainbridge, died Tuesday in Indianapolis. Born in Salt Lake City, Utah, he was the son of William Purl and Opal M. (Wood) Creviston. He had been an electronics technician at Allison Gas Turbine Division of GMC for 30 years. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, and was a member of Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Restoration Branch, Rolls Royce Heritage Trust and John Birch Society...
Sharon L. "Bird" Birtchman (03/15/07)
July 7, 1954-March 13, 2007 Sharon L. "Bird" Birtchman, 53, Fillmore, died Tuesday. She was the daughter of William and Elsie M. (White) Johnson. She was an administrative assistant for The Villages prior to her illness. She was a member of Whitestone Christian Church...
Tom Matthews (03/07/07)
May 3, 1938-March 6, 2007 Tom Matthews, 68, Terre Haute, died Tuesday at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Born in Daviess County, he was the son of Ward and Grace (Williams) Matthews. He had been a salesman for United Rentals, was former owner of Vigo County Equipment in Terre Haute, was formerly employed by Massey Fer-guson in Greenfield and Findley, and had worked for John Deere in Greencastle...
Rose Marie Covert (03/07/07)
June 9, 1928-March 6, 2007 Rose Marie Covert, 78, Indianapolis, formerly of Greencastle, died Tuesday. Born in Chicago, she was the daughter of Walter L. and Margaret E. (Reynolds) Feld. She was a member of the Ladies of the Moose and the VFW Auxiliary...
Elsie T. Wilson (03/06/07)
May 9, 1917-March 3, 2007 Elsie T. Wilson, 89, Crawfordsville, died Saturday at Williamsburg Health Care. Born in Faubush, Ky., she was the daughter of Brent and Ada (Trimble) Tarter. She was a member of East Side Baptist Church and retired from Medisave Drug Store...
Jack E. Rising (03/06/07)
Oct. 24, 1932-March 4, 2007 Jack E. Rising, 74, Greencastle, died Sunday at his residence. Born in Greencastle, he was the son of Paul Thomas and Helen Mae (Lee) Rising. A 1950 graduate of Greencastle High School, he had been a custodian at the Putnam County Courthouse for several years. He had previously worked at the U.S. Post Office in Greencastle and the Putnam County Highway Garage. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Greencastle Elks Lodge...
Melinda Ferrand (03/06/07)
Oct. 14, 1940-March 5, 2007 Melinda Ferrand, 67, Freedom, died Monday at The Waters of Greencastle. Born at Greencastle, she was the daughter of Jim and Helen Hetser. She retired in 2006 after many years in social services, most recently working at Hamilton Center and the Owen County Extension Office. She was a member of the McCormick's Creek Pentecostal Church...
Mildred Pauline Witty (03/05/07)
Oct. 21, 1923-March 3, 2007 Mildred Pauline Witty, 83, Crawfordsville, died Saturday in the Lane House Nursing Home at Crawfordsville. Born at Brazil, she was the daughter of Jesse and Mary (Myers) Brush. She was a homemaker and had worked at P.R. Mallory. She was a member of New Hope Christian Church...
James M. Wilkins (03/05/07)
March 12, 1944-March 3, 2007 James M. Wilkins 62, Cloverdale, died Saturday at the Putnam County Hospital in Greencastle. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Edward A. Ketchum and Celesta (Potter) Ketchum. He was a college graduate and U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. In the past he had worked at the Indiana Youth Center as a guard. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans Association...
Lucille M. Taylor (03/05/07)
March 3, 1916-March 3, 2007 Lucille M. Taylor, 91, Greencastle, died Saturday at Hickory Creek at Sunset. Born in Ladoga, she was the daughter of John H. and Ada (Batman) Miller. She had been a sales clerk for G.C. Murphy and Lucia's Fabric Shop and was a self-employed seamstress for several years...
Raymond Daniel Eglen (03/05/07)
Sept. 17, 1917-March 2, 2007 Raymond Daniel Eglen, 80, Brazil, formerly of Greencastle, died Friday in St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Born in Salem, he was the son of Winfield and Florence (McCArthy) Eglen. He retired from the U.S. Army, having served in World War II and Korea. His second retirement was from the canteen at Columbia House. He was a member of the Church of the Living God...
Carl G. Saunders (03/03/07)
May 2, 1929-March 1, 2007 Carl G. Saunders, 77, Indianapolis, died Thurs-day at his residence. Born in Hartford City, Ind., he was the son of Noel and Carol Sanders. He was an Army veteran and a member of the Moose Lodge 500 in Speedway. Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Lois Saunders; daughter Sharon Owens and husband Mike; two grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren...
Frank H. Reeves (03/03/07)
Sept. 1, 1940-March 2, 2007 Frank H. Reeves, 66, Ladoga, died Friday at Hickory Creek Nursing Home at Crawfordsville. He was raised by his grandparents, John H. and Ada Miller. He worked as a laborer for Cline Wethington Construction for 10 years. He also worked for Crestline Windows and Ladoga Culver Plant at Ladoga. He was a member of Ladoga Christian Church...
Reuben Sherod Stwalley (03/02/07)
Feb. 7, 1936-Feb. 28, 2007 Reuben Sherod Stwalley, 71, Coatesville, died Wednesday at Fillmore. Born in Gary, he was the son of Reuben S. and Olga E. (Pearson) Stwalley. He had been a rotary press operator for IBM Corp. in Greencastle, and was a member of the Plainfield Eagles Lodge 3207...
Raymond F. Beck (03/02/07)
Nov. 4, 1918-March 1, 2007 Raymond F. Beck, 88, Bainbridge, died Thursday. He was the son of Fred and Jenny Ola Beck. A 1936 graduate of Bainbridge High School, he graduated from Central Normal College in 1942 and Notre Dame Midshipman's School in 1943. ...
"Rube" Sherod Stwalley (03/01/07)
"Rube" Sherod Stwalley, 71, Coatesville, died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale.
Dorothy Grimes (03/01/07)
Jan. 1, 1913-Feb. 26, 2007 Dorothy L. (Ellis) Grimes, 94, Greencastle, died Monday at her daughter's residence in Grand Prairie, Texas, where she had been living most recently. Born in St. Jacob, Ill., she was the daughter of Edmond W. and Orrell L. (Freed) Ellis...
Charlotte E. Patterson (03/07/07)
Feb. 9, 1927-March 5, 2007 Charlotte E. Patterson, 80, Greencastle, died Monday. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of William A. and Clova M. (McGill) Patterson. A 1945 graduate of Greencastle High School, she retired with 31 years of service from First Citizens Bank and Trust in Greencastle where she served as head bookkeeper and also worked in the computer department. ...
May 3, 1938-March 6, 2007 (03/08/07)
Tom Matthews, 68, Terre Haute, died Tuesday at Mill Pond Health Campus, Greencastle. Born in Daviess County, he was the son of Ward and Grace (Williams) Matthews. He had been a salesman for United Rentals where he was top salesman in the region in 2006, was former owner of Vigo County Equipment in Terre Haute, was formerly employed by Massey Ferguson in Greenfield and Findley, and had worked for John Deere in Greencastle...
William Harrison York (03/14/07)
April 20, 1937-March 13, 2007 William Harrison York, 69, Ladoga, died Tuesday at St. Clare Medical Center. Born at Gainsboro, Tenn., she was the daughter of Herbert James and Lois (McCarter) York. He was a member of Haw Creek Church of Christ. He worked for Layne and Myers Grain Co. and retired in 1981...
Ernest H. "Bud" Crites (03/14/07)
Oct. 10, 1929-March 12, 2007 Ernest H. "Bud" Crites, 77, Freedom, died Monday. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son of Harold and Mabel (Reynolds) Crites. A 1948 graduate of Spencer High School, he served in the U.S. Navy, and worked in vending for 20 years, owning and operating Steichen Vending Machine Sales...
Evelyn Jean Ferrand Eaton Carlyle (03/14/07)
Aug. 24, 1949-March 13, 2007 Evelyn Jean Ferrand Eaton Carlyle, 57, Terre Haute, died Tuesday at the home of a friend after a long battle with cancer. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Amos Harvey and Clova Merril (Bush) Ferrand. She worked in home healthcare for 30 years...
Jimmy P. Shaw (03/13/07)
Aug. 6, 1926-March 9, 2007 Jimmy P. Shaw, 80, Greencastle, formerly of Cloverdale, died Friday at The Waters of Greencastle. Born in Bono, Texas, he as the son of C.M. and Euta (Scott) Shaw. He was a retired factory working, and was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard. He was a member of the Greencastle VFW, serving on the honor guard for several years, as well as a member of the Greencastle American Legion, D.A.V. in Elkhart, and the Cooties at large...
Gloria E. Herbert (03/13/07)
Jan. 13, 1931-March 10, 2007 Gloria E. Herbert, 76, Greencastle, died Saturday at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born in Oxford, England, she was the daughter of Frederick and Martha Mary (Manya) Coomber. She had been a food service worker at DePauw University...
Phyllis E. York (03/12/07)
July 19, 1937-March 11, 2007 Phyllis E. York, 69, Greencastle, died Sunday. Born in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Earl and Mae Sears Humphrey. She married Forrest O. York March 31, 1956, and he survives. Additional survivors include a son, Rick York and wife Jane, Greencastle; a sister, Coleen Hayes, Greencastle; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren...
Bruce Allen Turner (03/12/07)
July 24, 1945-March 9, 2007 Bruce Allen Turner, 61, Cloverdale, died Friday at Bloomington Select Hospital. Born in Harlan County, Ky., he was the son of William R. and Dessie (Turner) Turner. He was a truck driver and attended Faith Baptist Church, Cunot...
Jimmy Shaw, 80, Cloverdale, died Friday evening at The Waters of Greencastle. (03/12/07)
Arrangements are pending at Chandler-Hays Funeral Home, Greencastle.
Betty B. Hamilton (03/12/07)
March 12, 1920-March 10, 2007 Betty B. Hamilton, 86, West Lafayette, died Saturday at her residence in University Place Born in Indianpolis, she was the daughter of Dr. Alan and Edith (Hixon) Broadstreet. Hamilton was a telephone operator and a homemaker...
March 22, 1911-March 10, 2007 (03/12/07)
Lois I. Gray, 95, LaPorte, died Saturday in LaPorte. Born in Owen County, she was the daughter of Albert Henry and Iva May (Knoll) Herbert. She married John Gray on July 15, 1939. He preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 1983. A homemaker, she was a member of Zion United Church of Christ, Poland, and past worthy matron and 50-year member of Order of the Eastern Star No. 204, Bowling Green...
Roland R. Bussell (03/12/07)
July 30, 1940-March 10, 2007 Roland R. Bussell, 66, Poland, died Saturday at his residence. Born in Indianapolis, he was the son Roland H. and Thelma (Berkenbine) Bussell. He served in the United State Army during the Korean War and was a road driver for Genuine Parts in Indianapolis...
Farrell D. Burton (03/12/07)
Dec. 12, 1974-March 8, 2007 Services were conducted Monday morning for Farrell D. Burton, 32, Center Point, who died Thursday after a motor vehicle accident in western Putnam County. Born in Marion County, he was the son of Harold W. and Donna (Crockett) Burton...
Raymond Gerald Proctor (03/10/07)
June 22, 1924-March 9, 2007 Raymond Gerald Proc-tor, 82, Greencastle, died Friday morning at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. Born in Putnam County, he was the son of Jasper E. and Stella A. (Lewallen) Proctor. A 1942 graduate of Bainbridge High School, he was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII from 1943-45...
Edith L. Lawson (03/10/07)
April 20, 1921-March 9, 2007 Edith L. Lawson, 85, Coloma, died Friday at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Born in Clinton, she was the daughter of Louis Edward and Elizabeth (Firestone) Havey. A 1938 graduate of Rockville High School and a graduate of T.H. Business College, she served three years with the WAVES during World War II. She was previously employed at Newport Ammunition Depot, Rock Island, Ill., Arsenal, and Columbia Records...
Jack B. Randall (03/08/07)
Oct. 2, 1922-March 6, 2007 Jack B. Randall, 84, Brazil, died at his home Tuesday. Born in Vigo County, he was the son of Samuel A. Randall and Ethel Z. (Lang) Randall. He graduated from Brazil High School in 1940, and served in the U.S. Army during WW II. He was a member of Brazil Elks Lodge 762. Along with his brother, he owned and operated Randall Bros. Oil Co. for more than 40 years...
Wayne C. Geabes (03/01/07)
Dec. 25, 1925-Feb. 26, 2007 Wayne C. Geabes, 81, Fort Myers, Fla., formerly of Greencastle, died Monday at Hospice House in Cape Coral, Fla. Born in Greencastle, he was the son of Arthur M. and Helen (Ash) Geabes. A 1944 graduate of Greencastle High School, he was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He retired as owner of Putnam Motors in 1987 after beginning that career in 1949 as a salesman...