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Obituaries from October 2012

Glen R. Henson (10/30/12)
Glen R. Henson, 54, of Greencastle, died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at Riverwalk Village in Noblesville. Glen was born in Indianapolis on June 17, 1958, the son of Doyle and Glenda (Pickard) Henson. Mr. Henson was a carpenter and a U.S. Navy veteran. Glen was preceded in death by his mother...
Mildred C. Tevault (10/30/12)
Mildred C. Tevault, 99, of Indianapolis, passed away Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. She was born Jan. 7, 1913 to the late Ray Lambert and Frances (Danforth) Craver in Putnam County. She was a registered nurse for the Wayne Township Schools for 32 years before retiring in 1978...
Lewis Clyde Bale (10/28/12)
Lewis Clyde Bales, age 79, of Cloverdale, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012. Born April 21, 1933 in Washington Township of Putnam County, he was the son of Lewis A. and Sylvia Blanche (Akins) Bales. He was a 1951 graduate of Roachdale High School...
Mary Ann Robinson (10/26/12)
Mary Ann Robinson, 81, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012. She was born on Dec. 19, 1930 in Greencastle to William Nichols and Minnie Long Nichols. Mary Ann was a member of Hanna Street Baptist Church. She had been employed at IBM, Angwell Curtain Factory and Marsh, and most importantly she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother...
James Willard Cromwell (10/26/12)
James Willard Cromwell, 92, Cloverdale, passed away on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 in Cloverdale. He was born on Oct. 23, 1920 in Putnam County and was the son of the late John Willard and Gail Marie (Reeves) Cromwell. He was married to Jean (Hutsell) Cromwell on Dec. 31, 1947 and she survives...
James William Perkins Jr. (10/24/12)
James William Perkins Jr., 54, of Crawfordsville, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 at Hendricks Regional Health in Danville. Born November 1, 1957 in Greencastle to James William and Jean Baker Perkins, he graduated from North Putnam High School in 1977 and worked 20 Years at Fleetwood Travel Trailers in Crawfordsville...
Martha A. Beam Woods (10/24/12)
Martha A. Beam Woods, 65, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 in her residence due to complications from cancer. She was born on Nov. 28, 1946 in Lebanon, Ind., to the late Delmar and Doris Tillet Hicks. She was a 1971 graduate of Indiana University...
Mary Ruth Shamel (10/21/12)
Mary Ruth Shamel, 84, formerly of Brazil, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012 following a lengthy illness. She was born on June 20, 1928 in Brazil to Otto C. Hanneman and Mary R. Jones Hanneman. Mrs. Shamel was a graduate of Greencastle High School and retired from General Telephone Company where she served as a manager. She had worked in the Greencastle branch prior to her retirement from the Terre Haute branch...
Jeremy Steven Ream (10/21/12)
Jeremy Steven Ream, 32, Eminence, passed away on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. He was born on Jan. 14, 1980 in Indianapolis and was the son of Steven A. and Debra Kae (Greene) Ream. He is survived by his father, Steven A. Ream and wife Norma of Eminence; his sons, Devon Michael Ream of Eminence and Jalen Tyler Ream of Eminence; his companion, Erica Wright, Eminence; his sister, Shelly Jo Burnett and husband Clint of Eminence; his paternal grandmother, Maxine Ream of Eminence; and his maternal grandparents, William and Anna Greene of Cloverdale.. ...
Frieda M. Owen (10/21/12)
Frieda M. Owen, 90, Clayton, passed away on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at Hendricks Regional Health, Danville. She was born on Aug. 23, 1922 in Hendricks County and was the daughter of the late Irvin S. and Iva Marie (Terry) Wallace. She was married to Robert T. Owen on June 30, 1946 and he preceded her in death on July 2, 1997...
Gloria Eloise Beckley (10/21/12)
Gloria Eloise Beckley, 87, of Charleston, S.C., went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. Gloria was born Oct. 10, 1925 in Parke County, the daughter of the late James Rice and Pearl McCutcheon Rice. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, as well as an avid golfer and music lover...
Alice Frances White (10/21/12)
Alice Frances (Welch) White died at home after a brief illness on Thursday, Oct.11, 2012 in Indianapolis. The daughter of Thomas and Lillian Stacy Welch, she lived in Greenfield, Mass., through her early adult life. She was valedictorian of the Greenfield High School class of 1940...
Raymond Francis Peck (10/20/12)
Raymond (Ray) Francis Peck, 67, of Indianapolis, passed away at home on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, with Kathy, his devoted wife of 46 years, and his loving family by his side. Ray was born on July 12, 1945 to Frank and Marie (Owens) Peck. Ray and Kathy were married on July 23, 1966 at St. Christopher Church...
Regan S. Flint (10/19/12)
Regan S. Flint, 49, of Denver, Colo. lost his battle with cancer on Friday Oct. 12, 2012. He was born April 1, 1963 in Kokomo to Robert and Helen (Tzouanakis) Flint. His grandparents were Cecil Flint and Georgia (Tuttle) Flint and John and Virginia Tzouanakis...
Sheila K. Norman (10/18/12)
Sheila K. Norman, age 63, of Cloverdale, went to be with the Lord Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Born Aug. 21, 1949, she was the daughter of Thomas Kielblock and Marjorie Brennan. She was married to Charles (Spike) Norman and he survives. Sheila worked at Putnam Plastics of Cloverdale. Her hobbies included doing crafts, playing games with her grandchildren and spending time with friends and family...
Joseph L. Collins (10/16/12)
Joseph L. Collins, 78, of Greencastle passed away on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. He was born in Putnam County to Arthur C. Collins and Martha Marie Frank Collins. Joe was a member of Hanna Street Baptist Church and was a longtime farmer. He had been employed with the Indiana State Highway Department for six years, the Putnam County Highway Department for three years, and had been a janitor with Harry Tran and Sons and McDonalds...
Wayne Charles Faatz (10/17/12)
Wayne Charles Faatz, age 69, of Greencastle, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. Wayne was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., the son of the late Clyde Albert and Alice Moore Brader Faatz. He was also preceded in death by his son, Peter Faatz. Wayne was employed as a biologist with the Indiana Department of Natural Resource for 28 years...
Kenneth H. Rollins (10/14/12)
Kenneth H. Rollins, 89, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. He was born on Sept. 14, 1923 in Charleston, Mo., to William Egbert Rollins and Olga Corinne Malone Rollins. Kenny was a 1941 graduate of Wickliffe, Ky., High School. He attended the University of Kentucky from 1941 until 1943, where he started on the 1942 varsity basketball team and played on the baseball team...
Ada L. Craver (10/13/12)
Ada L. Craver, age 90, of Greencastle, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012. Born Feb. 13, 1922 in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Ernest and Nettie (Johnson) O'Hair and a 1940 graduate of Bainbridge High School...
Robert H. Boller Jr. (10/12/12)
Robert H. Boller Jr., 53, Lehigh Acres, Fla., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, surrounded by his loving family, after a lengthy battle with heart disease. Rob was born May 29, 1959 in Greencastle to Robert H. Boller Sr. and Carolyn McAllister Abbott...
Charles D. Ottinger (10/11/12)
Charles D. Ottinger, 86, Cloverdale, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 at The Waters of Greencastle. He was born on April 16, 1926 at Zionsville, and was the son of the late Charles Clifford and Emma Florence (Barckdall) Ottinger. He was married to Peggy Ann (Williams) Ottinger on Jan. 19, 1947, and she preceded him in death...
Wanda J. Patterson (10/11/12)
Wanda J. Patterson, age 83, of Greencastle, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 at Putnam County Hospital. Born July 14, 1929 in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Alton and Elizabeth (Walton) Hurst. She was a 1947 graduate of Belle Union High School...
James B. Sedberry (10/11/12)
James B. Sedberry, age 83, of Greencastle, formerly of Indianapolis, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 at Putnam County Hospital. Born July 30, 1929 in Indianapolis, he was the son of Sidney Washington and Edith (Scott) Sedberry. He was a 1948 graduate of Arsenal Tech High School...
Clifford E. Hanlon (10/10/12)
Clifford E Hanlon, age 88, died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 at his Fairmount residence. He was the son of the late Glenn Hanlon and the late Mabel (Beaman) Hanlon. He was born in Greencastle on Dec. 5, 1923. He graduated from Greencastle High School in 1943 and served in the Army Air Corps...
Leota Mae Smiley Allee (10/09/12)
Leota Mae Smiley Allee, 91, Crawfordsville, passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012 at the IU Arnett Hospital at Lafayette. She was born on July 1, 1921 at Muncie and was the daughter of the late Jesse Oscar and Margaret Rufina (Alvord) Overshiner. She was married to Elmer L. Smiley on Dec. 3, 1942 and he preceded her in death on March 28, 1977. She was married to John Archie Allee on Feb. 14, 1984 and he preceded her in death on Sept. 25, 1995...
Gloria Raab (10/09/12)
Gloria Raab, 87, Reelsville, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 at Cloverleaf of Knightsville. She was born on Aug. 23, 1925 to Ralph and Nellie Riddell. Gloria was the secretary for Reelsville Elementary and South Putnam High School, and was a member of Croy's Creek Congregational Church, where she served as secretary for more than 25 years...
Howard Wayne Brown (10/09/12)
Howard Wayne Brown, age 91, Muskegon, Mich., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 at his home. Mr. Brown was born May 5, 1921 in Greencastle to Amos and Osa (Heady) Brown. He served his country in the Army Air Corps during World War II and was a lifetime member and past commander of VFW Post 1550, Greencastle...
Gloria Jane Stevenson (10/09/12)
Gloria Jane Stevenson, 78, Perry, Ga., passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012 in Greencastle. Jane was born in Indianapolis to Scott A.C. and Nell Mae Stader Gentry on Aug. 11, 1934. She graduated from Tudor Hall Girls School in 1952. She attended Butler University and was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority...
Keith A. Galloway (10/06/12)
Keith A. Galloway, 67, Crawfordsville, has passed away. He was born on Oct. 10, 1944 in Spencer, the son of Elmer "Rube" Galloway and Goldie Hill Galloway. Keith was a graduate of Spencer High School and retired from the railroad. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Norma Lee Galloway, brothers Bobby Gene, Eugene and DeWayne Galloway, daughter Teresa Galloway and grandson Chase Galloway...
Rebecca Ellen Brossman (10/08/12)
Rebecca Ellen Brossman, 61, of Terre Haute, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012. She was born on Feb. 1, 1951 in Greencastle, to Howard Pete Walters and Sarah Florine (Richard) (Walters) Dixon. She married Charles Brossman on March 24, 1978, and they spent 34 wonderful years together and raised two children...
Patricia M. Selsor (10/08/12)
Patricia M. Selsor, 72, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012. She was born on March 4, 1940 in Earl Park, Indiana to Merle Roy and Hazel Tillotson Selsor. Pat was a graduate of Greencastle High School and Indiana State University. She was a member of Fillmore Christian Church and had taught at Danville Community Schools for 33 years...
Micaela Julletta Cancilla (10/08/12)
Micaela Julletta Cancilla, 26, of Greencastle, passed away on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. She was born on Dec. 21, 1985 in Greencastle to F. Nunzio Cancilla and Hope E. Ayers Cancilla. Micaela was employed at Mama Nunz's, where she enjoyed interacting with the customers...
Nancy Ann Hudson (10/05/12)
Nancy Ann Hudson, 73, Poland, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 at her residence. She was born on March 25, 1939 in Madison County, Ind., and was the daughter of the late Florin and Laura (Smullen) Osborn. She was married to Robert Hudson, and he survives...
Lyndell D. Wilbur (10/04/12)
Lyndell D. Wilbur, 69, of Carlisle, Pa., passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012 at the Forest Park Health Care Center in Carlisle with her family by her side. Lynn was born in Greencastle, the daughter of the Averil and Willard Allen. She graduated from Cloverdale High School in 1961...
Linda F. Ballou (10/04/12)
Linda F. Ballou, 62, Reelsville, passed away on Monday, Oct. 2, 2012 at the Midwest Regional Medical Center in Zion, Ill. She was born on May 9, 1950 in Putnam County, the daughter of Walter William and Feba Jane (Petrey) Ridgeway. She was married to Sam Hugh Ballou and he survives...
Donna Rice Mahoney (10/04/12)
Donna Rice Mahoney, 69, of New Port Richey, Fla., formerly of Greencastle, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012. Born in Beacon, N.Y., she was the daughter of Edward Rice and Myrtle Decker Turturro. She was a graduate of Wappingers Central High School...
Donald Dean DeBoer (10/02/12)
Don DeBoer, 71, of Bainbridge, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, in his home, surrounded by family and friends. Don was born Oct 13, 1940, in Mt.Gilead, Ohio to Reverend David and LaFerna (Kenwood) DeBoer. He and his younger sister Darleen were raised in Ohio, Alabama and Indiana...
William C. Gabonay (10/02/12)
William C. Gabonay, 95, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012. He was one of eight children born in Clinton, Ind., of immigrant parents from the Bratislava region of Slovakia. He attended Sacred Heart parish school and graduated from Clinton High School in 1935...
Charles W. Skelton (10/02/12)
Charles W. Skelton, 91, of Roachdale, died Tuesday morning, Oct. 2, 2012 at his home. He was born Feb. 21,1921 at Roachdale to Fred and Anna Mae Miller Skelton. Charles graduated from Roachdale High School in 1939. He married Florence Kennedy on Aug 31, 1945 at Indianapolis...
Bradley Bruce Cunningham (10/01/12)
Bradley Bruce Cunningham, 53, Clayton, passed away Sept. 10, 2012 at his home. He was born on Jan. 2, 1959 in Indianapolis. Bradley was a 1977 graduate of Cascade High School where he played football as No. 44. He was a longtime trucker, farmer and 4-H volunteer...