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Douglas Wayne Froderman (07/30/14)
Douglas Wayne Froderman, 46, Brazil, went to be with his father Wayne, in Heaven on Tuesday July 29, 2014. He was born in Brazil on February 27, 1968 to Wayne and Mary Ann Froderman. He graduated from Northview High School in 1986 before obtaining a Bachelors Degree in Industrial Mechanical Technology from Indiana State University, and went on to marry Melissa Whitlock in 1989...
John L. Ringo (07/30/14)
John L. Ringo, 93 of Brazil, passed away July 29, 2014 at Exceptional Living Center with his family by his side. He was born April 18, 1921 in Clay County, the son of Lee and Katie Hoch Ringo. He graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1939. On December 31, 1948 he married Virginia Denney Ringo and together they raised their sons in Clay County. She preceded him in death in June of 1991...
Reba Illene (Rodgers) Kirby (07/29/14)
Reba Illene (Rodgers) Kirby, 73, of Greencastle, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at Cloverleaf Nursing Home, in Knightsville, Indiana where she had been living for nearly 2 years following a massive stroke. Illene was born in West Terre Haute, Indiana, December 17, 1940 the daughter of Acey Mack and Reba Rodgers...
H. Wayne Ringo (07/29/14)
H. Wayne Ringo, 81 of Brazil passed away unexpectedly July 29, 2014 at 2:30am at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born February 9, 1933 in Anderson, IN the son of Claude and Beulah Yocom Ringo. He graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1951. Wayne served in the U. S Army. On July 18, 1953, he was united in marriage with Rita Bozarth Ringo, she survives...
Daniel G. England, Sr. (07/29/14)
Daniel G. England, Sr. 63, of Terre Haute, passed away at 6:30 PM on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at IU Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born in Terre Haute on September 21, 1950 to William G. England and Margaret Mossteller England. Dan was an auto mechanic for Dorsett Automotive. ...
Joyce Allie Schopmeyer (07/29/14)
Joyce Allie Schopmeyer, 73, Brazil, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute with her family by her side. She was born on January 20, 1941 in Coal City to Roy and Nevada Fowler. Joyce graduated from Patricksburg High School in 1958, before marrying Robert Schopmeyer on July 12, 1958. ...
Paul Greene Jr. (07/24/14)
Paul Greene Jr., 78, of Staunton, passed away July 24, 2014, at Cobblestone Crossing, in Terre Haute, following a lengthy illness. Paul was born September 16, 1935, the son of Paul Greene and Bertha (LaClave) Greene. He graduated from Staunton High School. ...
Glorianne "Gloria" Phillips (07/24/14)
Glorianne "Gloria" Phillips, 68, of Reelsville, Indiana, passed away unexpectedly, July 22, 2014 at Union Hospital, in Terre Haute. Gloria was born in Putnam County July 3, 1946, the daughter of Dr. Clinton C. and Freida (Dyer) Green. Gloria graduated from Greencastle High School with the class of 1964. Gloria married Bill Phillips; he preceded her in death in 2006...
June Carol "June Bug" Story (07/22/14)
June Carol "June Bug" Story, 62, of Palatka, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at the Putnam Community Medical Center following a brief illness. She was a native of Mt. Clemens, MI and had been a resident of Palatka for the past 12 years coming from Brazil, IN...
Kenneth A. Chambers (07/21/14)
Kenneth A. Chambers passed away on July 16, 2014, at Exceptional Living Center in Brazil. Born on May 16, 1943, in Owen County, to Robert and Mary (Randall) Chambers, he worked over 30 years on the Brazil Street Department in Brazil. He liked to go to the gamble boat and play bingo...
Linda Joan (Mace) Brown (07/17/14)
Linda Joan (Mace) Brown, 72, of Centerpoint, passed away July 15, 2014, at Union Hospital, following a brief battle with cancer. Linda was born April 23, 1942, in Brazil, Indiana, the daughter of Russell and Hazel (Mattox) Mace. She married James Brown August 29, 1960. Linda and Jim owned and operated Brown's Farming and Trucking. Linda enjoyed flower gardening, cooking, and taking care of children...
Margaret Worth Cauldwell (07/15/14)
Margaret Worth Cauldwell, 81 of Brazil, passed away July 14, 2014 at 11:10pm at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She had been at Cloverleaf a short time with her battle with cancer. Margie was born September 14, 1932 in Topeka, KS, the daughter of Worth West Stigler and Jane Margaret Davis Stigler...
Ruby M. Eberle (07/14/14)
Ruby M. Eberle, 88, of Brazil passed away July 13, 2014 at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility with her family by her side. She was born February 14, 1926 in Clay County, the daughter of Henry and Irene Montgomery Courtney. She was united in marriage to Charles Albert Eberle and together they raised their family in Clay County. He preceded her in death December 27, 1973. Ruby became a member of the Annunciation Church and volunteered at the church and for Bingo for many years...
Rosetta Alice Myrick (07/14/14)
Rosetta Alice Myrick of Glen Mills, Pennsylvania and Fort Myers, Florida passed away peacefully on Friday, July 11, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She was 78 years old. Rosetta was born on July 30, 1935 in Patricksburg, Indiana. She married the love of her life, Ron, and together they lived in South Carolina for ten years prior to moving to Wilmington, DE, where she worked at Wilmington Trust Bank for many years. ...
Priscilla May (07/13/14)
Priscilla May, 72, of Chillicothe passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL. She was born October 12, 1941 in Indianapolis, IN the daughter of Irvin and Thelma (Merrel) Battin. She married Richard D. May on August 16, 1968 in Greencastle, IN...
Juanita C. Owen (07/13/14)
Juanita C. Owen, 70, of Reelsville, passed away on Saturday, July 12, 2014. She was born on September 16, 1943 in Greencastle to Floyd and Genevieve Hamilton Phelps. Juanita was a graduate of Reelsville High School, where she was still very active with the alumni association and was a member of the Reelsville Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. She had also been a past active member in the Reelsville Little League, Civil Defense and Lions Club...
Alvin A. Szymanski (07/13/14)
Alvin A. Szymanski of Brazil, Indiana, passed away on July 10, 2014 surrounded by family. Alvin was born in Chicago to Albert and Stella (Ziomek) Szymanski on July 10, 1943. He worked as a millwright for Crown, Cork and Seal in Chicago and was a proud member of the United Steelworkers local union #3633...
Linnea Mae Fulk, (07/10/14)
Linnea Mae Fulk, 69, Terre Haute, passed away Wednesday July 9, 2014 at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. She was born in Brazil, Indiana on October 19, 1944 to George W. Fulk and Naydene Fulk Long. Linnea graduated with honors from Reelsville High School in 1962 and retired from the accounting department at Forrest Sherer in 2009. ...
John L. Hickey (07/09/14)
John L. Hickey, II, 64 of Terre Haute, passed away at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 in his residence. He was born in Clay County on January 10, 1950 to John Lester Hickey I and Hila O. McGinty Hickey Siner. John, being a man of very few words, was a dedicated family man who enjoyed playing golf in his spare time and loved all sports. He was a chemical operator for Eli Lilly Clinton Labs and was formerly employed at Peabody Coal Universal Mine for 18 years...
William "Billie" Sonnefield, Jr (07/08/14)
William "Billie" Sonnefield, Jr, 61 of Terre Haute, died July 3, 2014 at 11:30pm at his residence at Deming Center. He was born June 21, 1953 in Clay County, the son of William Sonnefield, Sr. and Shirley Bennett Sonnefield. Survivors include his mother Shirley Sonnefield and sister Kristy Jensen and her husband Art of Brazil, one brother Jeffrey Sonnefield and wife Shonda of Indianapolis; several nieces and nephews...
Richard Ronnie Cook (07/07/14)
Richard Ronnie Cook, 73 of Reelsville, IN, passed away July 4th, 2014 at his residence. He was the son of James R. and Gladys R. Cook. Ronnie worked at C.C. Cook and Son Lumber in Reelsville, IN since he was a young man and eventually Ronnie and his brother Charlie became owners together until his death. ...
Wendell E. Shelp (07/06/14)
Wendell E. Shelp, 66 of Brazil, passed away on July 6, 2014 at Cloverleaf Nursing Home in Knightsville. He was born July 29, 1947 in Putnam County, the son of the late Earl and Buelah (Vought) Shelp. Wendell graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1965. ...
George R. Fulk Sr. (07/06/14)
George R. Fulk Sr., 55, of Brazil, a very loving son, husband, father, brother and grandfather, passed away, unexpectedly, Friday, July 4, 2014. George was born in Clay County, Indiana, September 1, 1958, the son of George Edward and Maybelle Patricia (Morris) Fulk. ...
Tina Marie (Jeffrey) Vanatti (07/03/14)
Tina Marie (Jeffrey) Vanatti, 56 of Brazil, passed away on July 3, 2014, at her home, with her family by her side. Tina was born August 12, 1957, in Vigo County, the daughter of the late Thomas and Shirley (Graves) Jeffrey. She married the love of her life, Wesley Vanatti, on September 1, 1979. Tina was known as a wonderful wife, mother, and the best nana...
Jimmie "Chub" Joe Withers (07/03/14)
Jimmie "Chub" Joe Withers, 80 of Brazil, passed away unexpectedly on July 1, 2014 at Union Hospital with his family by his side. Jim was born July 26, 1933 in Clay County, the son of the late Charles and Clysta (Aker) Withers. He graduated from Van Buren High School. ...