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Obituaries from June 2011

Ellen Delores Brewer (06/28/11)
Ellen Delores Brewer, 64, Greencastle, passed away on Monday, June 26, 2011. She was born on March 9, 1947 in Indianapolis to Albert Whiteman and Virginia Kerr Whiteman. Ellen served her country in the National Guard. She had been employed at Indianapolis Printing Company, was a member of the Women of The Moose, and most importantly she was a caregiver...
Oscar Martin Jr. (06/26/11)
Oscar Martin Jr., 83, Roachdale, passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2011 with his family by his side. Mr. Martin was born on Nov. 19, 1927 in Parke County to Oscar Martin and Helen Gosnell Martin. He was a long-time custodian in what is now the North Putnam School Corporation. Mr. Martin served at Clinton Center School, Russellville, Bainbridge Elementary and North Putnam Middle School...
Michael W. Clarkson (06/27/11)
Michael W. Clarkson passed away on Saturday, June 25 after a valiant two-year battle with cancer. He attended the International School in Brussels, Belgium and St. Andrew's Episcopal School in Boca Rotan, Fla. He was a 1982 graduate of Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Fla...
Patricia M. Sprinkle (06/26/11)
Patricia M. Sprinkle, 60, Greencastle, died Friday, June 17, 2011 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born Oct. 23, 1950 in Arkansas, the daughter of Walter Jones and Anna Rose Hughes. Patricia had been employed at IAC. She had been a member of the Greencastle Moose Lodge since 2008...
Rita Ann Chadd (06/26/11)
Rita Ann Chadd, 74, of Olathe, Kan., passed away Saturday, June 25, 2011 at her residence. Rita was born Nov. 15, 1936 in Greencastle. She is the daughter of Robert and Edna Jones (Thomas). Rita was a 1955 graduate of Plainfield High School. Rita was preceded in death by her parents, sister Donna Jean Jones; two grandsons, Andrew and Zachary Chadd. ...
Maxine E. Ludlow Reasor (06/24/11)
Mrs. Maxine E. (Edmondson) Ludlow Reasor, 92, of Greencastle, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at her Autumn Glen residence. Born Dec. 12, 1918, in Clayton, she was the daughter of Ralph and Osie (Scott) Edmondson and a graduate of Clayton High School class of 1937 and 1940 graduate of Central Normal College. In 1945 she married Chester Ludlow. They later divorced and in 1972 she married Walker Reasor Jr...
Steven A. Clearwater (06/24/11)
Mr. Steven A. Clearwater, 62, of Bainbridge, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born Nov. 5, 1948 in Greencastle, the son of Richard and Bernice (Hochstetler) Clearwater, he attended Belle Union schools and graduated from Fillmore High School class of 1966. Steve was a veteran of the Vietnam War, having served in the United States Navy...
Eula Mae Burks (06/23/11)
Eula Mae Burks, 89, Mooresville, formerly of Greencastle, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at Meadow Lakes Nursing Home. She was born Dec. 26, 1921 in Greencastle, the daughter of Winnie Lucille Knaur and William Arnold. She is survived by son David Burks; brothers Samuel Arnold, Wilbur Arnold and John Arnold; sisters Evelyn Everett, Alice Young and Sarah Huggler; and many grandchildren, nieces and nephews...
Sandra Kay Cosner (06/23/11)
Sandra Kay Cosner, 61, Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2011. She was born on Oct. 3, 1949 in Greencastle to Fred E. Bunten and Lucille Jane Grimes Bunten. Sandy was a 1967 graduate of Fillmore High School. Surviving are her son, James Michael Cosner and fiancée Lisa King of Indianapolis; a grandson, Anthony James Cosner of Greencastle; three brothers, Ronnie Kent Bunten and wife Anita of Brownsburg, Steven Ray Bunten and wife Kelly of Fillmore and Carey Lee Bunten and wife Donna of Roachdale; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.. ...
Georgia C. Bacon (06/23/11)
Georgia C. Bacon, 85, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at the Danville Regional Rehabilitation Center. She was born on Sept. 24, 1925 in Cloverdale and was the daughter of the late Andrew Jackson and Cora Dell (Lewis) Whitaker. She was a member of the Cloverdale Church of Christ and had been a cook and housekeeper for the Hendricks County Nursing Home...
Frederick A. 'Fred' Miller (06/21/11)
Frederick A. "Fred" Miller, 43, Cloverdale, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2011. Fred was born on July 13, 1967 in Greencastle to Willie Lee Miller and Carolyn S. Moore. He was a 1986 graduate of North Putnam High School and was a member of Greencastle Eagles Aerie No. 4388. He was a longtime employee of LoBill and was recently employed with Dixie Chopper. He enjoyed painting as a hobby...
Sharon Ann Roberts (06/20/11)
Sharon Ann Roberts, 58, Cloverdale, passed away Thursday, June 17th at her home. She was born, Sept. 18, 1952 in Hialeah, Fla. to Jack and Betty Roberts. She is survived by her partner of many years, Steve Litchford; two daughters, Katy Litchford Brock and Sherron Miley; one beloved granddaughter, Liliann Lamb; grandson Colton Brock; sister Diana (Bill) Porth; and stepfather, Joe Sieranski...
Patricia M. Sprinkle (06/25/11)
Patricia M. Sprinkle, 60, Greencastle, died Friday, June 17, 2011 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born Oct. 23, 1950 in Arkansas, the daughter of Walter Jones and Anna Rose Hughes. Patricia had been employed at IAC. She had been a member of the Greencastle Moose Lodge since 2008...
Alice Mildred Cooksey (06/17/11)
Alice Mildred Cooksey, 97, Cloverdale, went to meet her Lord and Savior on Thursday, June 16, 2011 at the Mill Pond Health Campus in Greencastle. Her life's journey began on Jan. 5, 1914 in Owen County. She was the last child of nine children of John and Norma (Drake) Sheese...
Robert E. Orcutt Sr. (06/17/11)
Robert E. Orcutt Sr., 82, Poland, passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2011 at the Summerfield Health Care Center, Cloverdale. He was born on Feb. 9, 1929 in Indianapolis, the son of the late Ira and Birdie Orcutt. He married Betty Jane Krieger on April 23, 1948 and she preceded him in death on May 3, 1998...
Steven A. Dalbey (06/17/11)
Steven A. Dalbey, 61, Crawfordsville, died Thursday, June 16, 2011 at St. Elizabeth Health Crawfordsville. He was born on Sept. 16, 1949 in Williamsport, the son of Stanley R. and Violet L. Long Dalbey. He was a 1968 graduate of Crawfordsville High School...
Edward H. Hammond (06/17/11)
Edward H. Hammond, 83, Greencastle, died Monday, June 6, 2011 at Mill Pond Health Campus. Ed was born June 18, 1927 in Putnam County, the son of Ross Nathaniel and Opal Marie (Hurst) Hammond. He married Jeanne Miller on Sept. 21, 1946 in Putnam County, and she preceded him in death in Sept. 2, 1986...
Jessie Nell Wilmoth (06/17/11)
Jessie Nell Wilmoth, 54, of Clov-erdale, passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at IU Health University Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born on Jan. 2, 1957 in Harlan County, Ky., and was the daughter of Walter Lee and Geneva (Jones) Boyd. She was a bartender for Jim's Place in Cloverdale and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Hurst-Collins Post No. 281 in Cloverdale...
Roger K. Goodman (06/15/11)
Roger K. Goodman, 45, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2011 at his residence. He was born on Sept. 22, 1965 in Greencastle and was the son of the late Harold Wayne and Norvella Ilene (Delp) Goodman. He was a mechanic for C.C. Cook & Son Lumber of Reelsville. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, golfing and NASCAR...
Ada Marie Beechler Kallner (06/14/11)
Ada Marie Kallner, 89, Frankfort, passed away Monday, June 13, 2011 at the home of her daughter Connie, where she had lived since September 2009. She was born Feb. 14, 1922 in Home Place (now Allisonville), daughter of Lester Edward and Gladys (Mercer) Beechler. She attended schools in Broad Ripple and Frankfort...
Ada Marie Beechler Kallner (06/14/11)
Ada Marie Kallner, 89, Frankfort, passed away Monday, June 13, 2011 at the home of her daughter Connie, where she had lived since September 2009. She was born Feb. 14, 1922 in Home Place (now Allisonville), daughter of Lester Edward and Gladys (Mercer) Beechler. She attended schools in Broad Ripple and Frankfort...
Douglas R. Cowart (06/13/11)
Douglas R. Cowart, 64, Noblesville, passed away on Monday, June 13, 2011 at home. He was born on Jan. 8, 1947 to Clifford and Madge (Mason) Cowart in Iron City, Tenn. 

Doug was retired from Riverview Hospital and was member of the Noblesville Moose Lodge and Amerian Legion...
Garland Duane Eisele (06/10/11)
Garland Duane Eisele, 69, Poland, passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2011 at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born on July 24, 1941 in Seymour and was the son of the late James and Vivian Eileen (Jean) Eisele. He was married to Patricia Rose McQuade on Aug. 24, 1963 and she survives...
Margaret 'Marge' Miller (06/13/11)
Margaret "Marge" Miller, 73, Cloverdale, passed away on June 11, 2011 at her residence. She was born on April 1, 1938 in Greencastle and was the daughter of the late Herbert Gordon and Olas (Gardner) Hinkle. She was a 1956 graduate of Greencastle High School. She had worked as a waitress at the Cloverdale Truck Stop for 15 years before she retired and then worked at CVS. She was a member of the Women of the Moose No. 138, Greencastle...
Judy Ann Smyser (06/13/11)
Judy Ann Smyser, 58, Greencastle, passed away Thursday, June 9, 2011 at Putnam County Hospital. She was born June 15, 1952 to Henry and Rose (Goff) Pennington. Judy is survived by her husband, Oren; mother, Rose; sons, David and Larry; daughters, Donna, Deann, Amber and Ashley; brothers, George, Chuck, Tom and Wayne; sisters, Juanita, Diane, Kathy and Darlene; 17 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren...
Anna B. Rogers Shaw (06/10/11)
Anna B. Rogers Shaw, 84, Plainfield, passed away Friday, June 10, 2011. Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church of Plainfield, 1012 Stafford Road, where friends may call from 4 p.m. until service time. Inurnment will be at Stilesville Cemetery...
Mary Kathleen Warren (06/09/11)
Ms. Mary Kathleen "Kathy" Warren resided and gently passed away in Greencastle on Wednesday, June 8, 2011. Born October 4, 1966 in Martinsville, she was the daughter of Jimmy Mundy and Wanda (Cooper) Kelley. Kathy was a 1984 graduate of Cloverdale High School...
Vickie Pettigrew-Brewster (06/08/11)
Vickie Pettigrew Brewster, 49, Greencastle, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at her residence. Born March 7, 1962 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Sam and Arlene (Roberts) Pettigrew. She married Robert Lee "Bob" Brewster on April 24, 2004 and he survives.
Elizabeth Renee Cooper (06/07/11)
Elizabeth Renee Cooper, 34, of Bloom-ington, formerly of Greencastle, passed away at her residence on June 6, 2011. Born March 28, 1977 in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Charles Bruce Cooper and Sarah Elizabeth (Bruner) Quasebarth. She was a graduate of Greencastle High School class of 1995 and had taken business courses at Ivy Tech...
Edward H. Hammond (06/07/11)
Edward H. Hammond, 83, Greencastle, died Monday, June 6, 2011 at Mill Pond Health Campus. Ed was born June 18, 1927 in Putnam County, the son of Ross Nathaniel and Opal Hammond. He is survived by his wife, Sue Hammond. A full obituary will be posted at a later date...
Sharon Lee Maxwell (06/06/11)
Sharon Lee Maxwell, 72, Indianapolis, passed away Friday, March 3, 2011. She was born June 17, 1938 in Indianapolis. She is survived by a daughter, Kimber Lee Langebartels; four grandchildren, J.J., Amy, Kay and Julie Langebartels; and two sisters, Beverly Cavin and Gloria Cole...
Avis Plummer (06/06/11)
Avis Plummer, 93, Rockville, died Saturday, June 4, 2011 in the Waters of Clinton. She was a homemaker. She was born Aug. 10, 1917 in Jefferson Township, Putnam County to the late John William Cooper and Pearl Clearwaters Cooper. Her husband of 54 years, Russel Plummer, whom she married January 12, 1936 in Marshall, Ill., died Nov. 16, 1990...
Leroy Dale 'Buddy' Cummings (06/05/11)
Leroy Dale "Buddy" Cummings, 59, of Greencastle, formerly of Cloverdale, passed away on June 4, 2011 in Indianapolis. He was born on July 11, 1951 in Anna, Ill. and was the son of the late Omar Gale and Betty Ruth (Rogers) Cummings. He was a retired mechanic for Schwerman Trucking, Greencastle and had worked with his father in the Cummings Machine Shop Clover-dale...
Ronald Lee Workman (06/05/11)
Ronald Lee Work-man, 75, of Greencastle passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2011. He was born Oct. 9, 1935 in Newport to Howrie Work-man and Dorothy Foist Workman. Mr. Workman served his country in the U.S. Army from August 1957 until August 1962. He retired from Mechanics Laundry and had worked at Putnam County Hospital...
Ernest J. "Ernie" Ford Jr. (06/02/11)
Ernest J. "Ernie" Ford Jr., 70, Greencastle, passed away on Wednesday, June 1, 2011. Ernie was born on June 7, 1940 in Salt Lake City to Ernest J. Ford and Helen Worthen Ford. He received his formal education from the University of Utah, attaining his bachelors and masters degrees in journalism...
Frances L. Oliver (06/02/11)
Mrs. Frances Lucille Oliver, 86, Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, June 2, 2011 at Hickory Creek at Sunset. Born November 1, 1924 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Benjamin and Bertha (Conrad) Stepro. Frances had retired, having been a supervisor in housekeeping, working in the state of Alaska...