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Obituaries from October 2007

Regina Farris (10/31/07)
Regina Farris, 92, died at 4:46 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007, at her Brazil home. She was born June 5, 1915, in Brazil, the daughter of Ira B. and Josephine Lete Alsip. Following graduation from Brazil High School she attended Indiana State Teachers College, Terre Haute. In addition to teaching, she owned and managed her own office supply business in Bogalusa, La. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Brazil and Tri Kappa Sorority...
Dennis McCreery (10/31/07)
Dennis McCreery, 50, born Aug. 10, 1957, to Carolyn and Donald McCreery, died at approximately 8 p.m., Oct. 30, 2007, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. Dennis was an active client of Clay County Learning Center in Brazil where he had many special friends. ...
Lena Gerber Biggerstaff (10/31/07)
Lena Gerber Biggerstaff, 85, formerly of Clay County, passed on Oct. 30, 2007, at 2 p.m. eastern time, at Carrington Place Convalescent Center to be with the Lord. She was born on Oct. 26, 1922, at Croy's Creek, Clay County, Ind., to David and Maggie Gerber...
Marilyn Joan James Jordan-Rehl (10/31/07)
Marilyn Joan James Jordan-Rehl, 74, Brazil, passed away at 3:55 a.m., Oct. 28, 2007, following a rather short illness. Services will be held at Lawson-Miller Chapel Saturday, Nov. 3, 2007, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Howard Hughes officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery. ...
Ena A. Girton (10/31/07)
Ena A. Girton, 88, Avon, formerly of Brazil, passed away Oct. 27, 2007, at 12:58 a.m., at the Village of Avon. Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m., at Lawson-Miller Chapel with Rev. William Price officiating. Burial will follow at Calcutta Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 12-2 p.m...
Glen J. Pell (10/30/07)
Marilyn Joan James Jordan-Rehl (10/30/07)
Marilyn Joan James Jordan-Rehl, 74, Brazil, passed away at 3:55 a.m., Oct. 28, 2007, following a rather short illness. She was born in Lena, Ind., March 15, 1933, to Ralph and Helen Vaught Morlan. She graduated from Van Buren High School in 1963. Joan was a member of the Carbon Baptist Church and formerly attended the Bee Ridge Christian Church. ...
Ena A. Girton (10/30/07)
Ena A. Girton, 88, Avon, formerly of Brazil, passed away Oct. 27, 2007, at 12:58 a.m., at the Village of Avon. She was born in 1919, in Clay County, the daughter of Ralph and Anna Pruitt. On Sept. 27, 1941, she married Ellis Leon Girton, he survives...
Gail Carlene McLin (10/30/07)
Gail Carlene McLin, 61, Brazil, died at 12 noon, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007, at her residence. Moore Funeral Home was chosen to provide cremation services. A memorial service will be conducted 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at Benwood Mt. Lebanon Church, 945 E. ...
Marilyn Joan James Jordan Rehl (10/29/07)
Glen J. Pell (10/29/07)
Glen J. Pell, 84, Carbon, retired teacher and farmer, passed away Oct. 28, 2007, at his residence. He was born June 22, 1923, to Jacob A. and Lottie (Morlan) Pell in Clay County, Indiana. Glen attended Van Buren High School, graduating in 1941. He was attending Purdue University when called to service in February, 1943. ...
Gail Carlene McLin (10/29/07)
Gail Carlene McLin, 61, Brazil, died at 12 noon, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007, at her residence. She was born Jan. 16, 1946, in Mt. Clemens, Mich., as the daughter of John H. and Anne Meeks Myers. Following graduation from high school she began a career in food service, working for several years at DePauw University and the Indiana Reception Diagnostic Center. She was married to Earl W. McLin who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents...
Marvin "Butch" Virgin (10/29/07)
Marvin "Butch" Virgin, 58, Brazil, passed away this week at his residence. Moore Funeral Home was chosen for cremation services. A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, at Moore Funeral Home. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information...
Geraldine "Geri" H. Witty (10/29/07)
Geraldine "Geri" H. Witty, 59, Brazil, passed away Oct. 27, 2007, at 4:35 a.m., in her home, in the presence of her loving family. Services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 1 p.m., at French Funeral Home with Pastor Tony Alstott officiating. Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m...
Joanna Faye Jackson Minor (10/29/07)
Joanna Faye Jackson Minor, 76, Center Point, passed away at 2:21 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at Terre Haute Union Hospital. Servces will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007, at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m., Monday, Oct. 29, 2007, at the funeral home...
Marvin "Butch" Virgin (10/28/07)
Marvin "Butch" Virgin, 58, Brazil, passed away this week at his residence. He was born June 2, 1949, Maywood, Calif., as the son of Leonard and Vesta Bale Virgin. Following high school he served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He had worked at a variety of different positions and was currently employed by the City of Brazil where he has worked for more than 10 years. He enjoyed his family, fishing, and riding motorcycles...
Geraldine "Geri" H. Witty (10/28/07)
Geraldine "Geri" H. Witty, 59, Brazil, passed away Oct. 27, 2007, at 4:35 a.m., in her home, in the presence of her loving family. She was born May 6, 1948, in Clay County, the daughter of William James McIndoo and Isla Croy McIndoo. She graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1966...
Judith Ann Cubel (10/28/07)
Judith Ann Cubel, 60, Brazil, passed away Oct. 25, 2007, at 9:45 p.m., in her home with her family at her side. She was born Jan. 17, 1947, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Donald Francis Cubel, Sr. and Delores Ann Anthony Cubel. She graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1965...
Joanna Faye Jackson Minor (10/28/07)
Joanna Faye Jackson Minor, 76, Center Point, passed away at 2:21 p.m., Friday, Oct, 26, 2007, at Terre Haute Union Hospital. She was born Sept. 9, 1931, in Clay County, to Clarence and Martha Jewel Modesitt Jackson. Joanna was a member of the Cory Zion Church and the Center Point/Bowling Green Order of the Eastern Star...
Gail Carlene McLin (10/28/07)
Gail Carlene McLin, 61, Brazil, passed away at 12 noon, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Moore Funeral Home. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information.
Judith Ann Cubel (10/26/07)
Judith Ann Cubel, 60, Brazil, passed away Oct. 25, 2007, at 9:45 p.m., in her home with her family at her side. She was born Jan. 17, 1947, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Donald Francis Cubel, Sr. and Delores Ann Anthony Cubel. She graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1965...
Marvin "Butch" Virgin (10/26/07)
Marvin "Butch" Virgin, 58, Brazil, recently passed away in his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Moore Funeral Home. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information.
Dorothy L. Pritchard (10/26/07)
Dorothy L. Pritchard, 87, Dixon, Ill., formerly of Brazil, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2007, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon, Ill. Mrs. Pritchard was born Sept. 27, 1920, in Brazil, the daughter of Franklin and Alpha (Drury) Green. She married Conrad Pritchard on June 14, 1966, in Brazil...
Clyde Davis Stantz (10/26/07)
Clyde Davis Stantz, 80, Coal City, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007, at 3 p.m., at Monroe Hospital following a brief illness. Services will be at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home Saturday, Oct. 27, 2007 (today), at 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Fiscus Cemetery. Visit www.schoppenhorstfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory...
Clyde Davis Stantz (10/25/07)
Clyde Davis Stantz, 80, Coal City, passed died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007, at 3 p.m., at Monroe Hospital following a brief illness. He was born in Iowa on Nov. 15, 1926, the son of Claude and Belva Pardington Stantz. He was a farmer for years and had worked at the Clay Plant in Brazil. He enjoyed the out of doors â€" hunting, feeding squirrels, watching baseball and spending time with his grandkids...
Clara Margaret Reynolds (10/24/07)
Clara Margaret Reynolds, 88, Brazil, died at 5:12 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Oct. 26, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be noon Friday with Pastor George Hewitt officiating...
Clara Margaret Reynolds (10/23/07)
Clara Margaret Reynolds, 88, Brazil, died at 5:12 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born May 10, 1919, near Poland, as the daughter of Charles and Susan (McCullough) Anderson. She was married to William Reynolds on July 12, 1945, in Sedalia, Mo. Since 1955, they have resided in Brazil...
Carey Faith (10/23/07)
Carey Faith, 66, Brazil, died at 8:25 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. A celebration service will take place at 1 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at the Poindexter-Hall and McClure Funeral Home Odon Chapel, Odon. Visitation is at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home...
Carey Faith (10/23/07)
Carey Faith, 66, Brazil, died at 8:25 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. A celebration service will take place at 1 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at the Poindexter-Hall and McClure Funeral Home Odon Chapel, Odon. Visitation is at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home...
Mae E. Cooksey (10/23/07)
Mae E. Cooksey, 87, Brazil, passed away Oct. 19, 2007, at 6:50 p.m. in her son’s home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Aug. 16, 1920, in Clay County, the daughter of Roy and Nellie Sutherland. She was married to Leonard Cooksey, he preceded her in death. She was later married to Roy Cooksey; he also preceded her in death in 1980...
Richard E. Winn (10/23/07)
Richard E. Winn, age 90, Brazil, died at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007, at Holly Hill Healthcare. Moore Funeral Home was chosen to provide cremation services. A memorial service will conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24 at Moore Funeral Home with Rev. Tony Alstott officiating...
Jack W. Torbert (10/23/07)
Jack W. Torbert, 87, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007, at his residence in Brazil. Services will be at 7 p.m., Tuesday (today), Oct. 23, 2007, at French Funeral Home with visitation from 4 p.m. until time of services.
Maxine Felling (10/23/07)
Maxine Felling, 88, Terre Haute, died Oct. 19, 2007. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at DeBaun Springhill Chapel, 85 E. Springhill Dr., Terre Haute. The family requests in lieu of flowers to donate to the church of your choice or the DePauw University Foundation...
Richard E. Winn (10/22/07)
Richard E. Winn, age 90, Brazil, died at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007, at Holly Hill Healthcare. He was born Oct. 20, 1917, in Clay County, as the son of Clifford and Helen Barndollar Winn. Following graduation from Brazil High School he attended Indiana State University, Indiana University and University of Missouri...
Mae E. Cooksey (10/22/07)
Mae E. Cooksey, 87, Carbon, passed away Oct. 19, 2007, at 6:50 p.m. in her son’s home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Aug. 16, 1920, in Clay County, the daughter of Roy and Nellie Sutherland. She was married to Leonard Cooksey, he preceded her in death. She was later married to Roy Cooksey; he also preceded her in death in 1980...
Jack W. Torbert (10/22/07)
Jack W. Torbert, 87, went to heaven, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007, from his residence in Brazil. He was born March 21, 1920, in Terre Haute. He was a graduate of Gerstymeyer High School and served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II and Navy Reserves...
Maxine Felling (10/22/07)
Maxine Felling, 88, Terre Haute, died Oct. 19, 2007. After acquiring her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Indiana State University, she retired from teaching elementary school after 33 years in 1984. She enjoyed part of her retirement as serving as legal secretary for Felling Law Office in Greencastle for more than five years...
Wanda M. Harmless Came (10/22/07)
Wanda M. Harmless Came, 91, Greencastle, formerly of Clay County, died Oct. 18, 2007, at 7:48 p.m., at Autumn Glen Assisted Living Community. Services will take place Monday (today) at 1 p.m. at French Funeral Home with Dr. Patrick Larracey officiating...
Wanda M. Harmless Came (10/19/07)
Wanda M. Harmless Came, 91, Greencastle, formerly of Clay County, passed away Oct. 18, 2007, at 7:48 p.m., at Autumn Glen Assisted Living Community. She was born June 30, 1916, in Clay County, the daughter of T. Ernest Pell and Margaret Wilson Pell. She graduated from Van Buren High School...
Barbara Ann Bakert (Collet) Bafford (10/19/07)
Barbara Ann Bakert (Collet) Bafford, 72, Terre Haute, died at 7:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007, at Royal Oaks Health Care and Rehabilitation Center, Terre Haute. Memorial services will be at 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 28, 2007, at Rockville Memorial Presbyterian Church, 130 S. Market St., Rockville., with Rev. Boni Quandt officiating...
Rebecca Sue Allen Lile (10/19/07)
Rebecca Sue Allen Lile, 45, Brazil, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007, at Terre Haute Union Hospital. Services will take place at 1 p.m., Friday (today), at Lawson-Miller Chapel. Burial will be at Clearview Cemetery. Visitation is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday (today) at the funeral home...
Rebecca Sue Allen Lile (10/18/07)
Rebecca Sue Allen Lile, 45, Brazil, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007, at Terre Haute Union Hospital. Born in Putnam County in 1962, she was the daughter of John A. Allen and Opal I. Higgins Bilyou. Survivors include her parents; son David Allen; brothers John Allen, Ricky Allen and Ronnie Allen; and sisters Brenda Metz and Patty England...
Barbara Ann Bakert (Collet) Bafford (10/18/07)
Barbara Ann Bakert (Collet) Bafford, 72, Terre Haute, died at 7:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007, at Royal Oaks Health Care and Rehabilitation Center, Terre Haute. Born May 28, 1935, in Marshall, Mo., she was the daughter of the late James Franklin "Papoo" Bakert and Lennie "Nanny" (Palmer) Bakert...
Ray William 'Bill' Talley (10/18/07)
Ray William "Bill" Talley, 82, Brazil, passed away Oct. 15, 2007, at 1:20 p.m., in his home in the presence of his loving family following a battle with cancer. Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m., at French Funeral Home with Rev. Chester Hapenny officiating. Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be provided by the American Legion Post No. 2 and VFW No. 1127...
Ray William Talley (10/17/07)
Ray William "Bill" Talley, 82, Brazil passed away Oct. 15, 2007, at 1:20 p.m., in his home in the presence of his loving family following a battle with cancer. He was born Oct. 10, 1925, in Vigo County, the son of Albert and Edna Campbell Talley. He attended Riley High School before joining the U.S. ...
Ernest 'Ernie' Ray Philabaum (10/17/07)
Ernest "Ernie" Ray Philabaum, 86, Brazil, passed away Oct. 14, 2007, at the Clay St. Vincent's Hospital. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at French Funeral Home with Pastor Perry Mager officiating. Burial will follow in Summit Lawn Cemetery...
Ernest 'Ernie' Ray Philabaum (10/16/07)
Ernest "Ernie" Ray Philabaum, 86, Brazil, passed away Oct. 14, 2007, at the Clay St. Vincent's Hospital. He was born Aug. 5, 1921, in Parke County to Adam and Emma (Gravely) Philabaum. He attended Brazil High School. On Feb. 15, 1942, he married Leona "Toni" Morlan...
George W. Minkler (10/16/07)
George W. Minkler, 88, Greencastle, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2007. Funeral services will take place at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007, at Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home, Greencastle, with Rev. Mike Goss officiating. Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery...
Rev. W. Marcus Kendall (10/16/07)
Rev. W. Marcus Kendall, 91, passed away peacefully surrounded by family members on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2007, at Westminster Village North, Indianapolis. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Greenfield First Presbyterian Church. Visitation is from 11 a.m. until services. Burial will follow in Park Cemetery...
Ray William Talley (10/16/07)
Ray William Talley, 82, Brazil, passed away Oct. 15, 2007, at 1:20 p.m., at his residence. Arrangements are pending at French Funeral Home.
George W. Minkler (10/15/07)
George W. Minkler, 88, Greencastle, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2007. Born Feb. 27, 1919, in Coxsakie, N.Y., he was the son of Lester and Pearl Harris Minkler. He served his country in the United States Army during World War II and earned a battle star in France and Germany...
Virginia Irene LaPlante (10/15/07)
Virginia Irene LaPlante, 80, Indianapolis, died Oct. 12, 2007. She was born May 22, 1927, in Indianapolis to the late James and Florence (Shrum) Butcher. She married Frederick LaPlante on Oct. 11, 1943. He preceded her in death in 1968. She was a homemaker and enjoyed knitting, crocheting, sewing and caring for her family...
Rev. W. Marcus Kendall (10/15/07)
Rev. W. Marcus Kendall, 91, passed away peacefully surrounded by family members on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2007, at Westminster Village North, Indianapolis. Born April 29, 1916, in Greenville, Ill., he was the son of Dr. William H. and Orrel (Ryer) Kendall...
Elizabeth Rose Archer Cardwell (10/15/07)
Elizabeth Rose Archer Cardwell, 88, Brazil, passed away at 4 p.m. Oct. 11, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital following an extended illness. Services will be at French Funeral Home Monday, Oct. 14, 2007, with Bro. Doug Parkey officiating. Burial will follow at Bee Ridge Cemetery...
Elizabeth Rose Archer Cardwell (10/12/07)
Elizabeth Rose Archer Cardwell, 88, Brazil, passed away at 4 p.m. Oct. 11, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital following an extended illness. She was born in Clay County, June 21, 1919, to Robert and Martha Young McGowen. Most of her life was spent caring for her family. In her early years she worked with her mother hanging wallpaper, she also cleaned houses and worked for Windbreaker. In her free time she enjoyed dancing and going to yard sales...
Geraldine Bell (Schepper) McDaniel (10/12/07)
Geraldine Bell (Schepper) McDaniel, 88, Tulsa, Okla., formerly of Brazil, died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007. Born Aug. 13, 1919, in Brazil, she was the daughter of Artie M. and Anola B. (Johnson) Schepper. She was raised in Brazil, where she graduated from Brazil High School in 1937...
Elena Bonomo (10/12/07)
Elena Bonomo, 83, Brazil, passed away at Cloverleaf Health Center, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, at 2:45 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, at 11 a.m. at Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church. Rev. Fr. Dominic Chukwudi will officiate. Burial will follow at Restlawn Cemetery in Brazil...
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio (10/12/07)
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio, 26, Terre Haute, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2007, at his residence. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, at Callahan and Hughes Funeral Home, 605 S. 25th St., Terre Haute. Family and friends will gather at Kyle's family home on Saturday at 2 p.m. to celebrate Kyle's life and share memories. Those wishing to contribute thoughts may do son online at http://kylebitzegaio.blogspot.com...
Elena Bonomo (10/11/07)
Elena Bonomo, 83, Brazil, passed away at Cloverleaf Health Center, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, at 2:45 a.m. Born in Massa, Italy to Nicholas and Luisa Polumba DeMarino, Elena married Jake Bonomo in 1948. Elena was a member of the Annunciation Catholic Church, a homemaker and a devoted wife and mother...
Donna M. (Youngblood) Fatch (10/11/07)
Donna M. (Youngblood) Fatch, 75, Indianapolis, passed away to be with her Lord Oct. 9, 2007. Born Nov. 27, 1931, in Clay County, she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Mary (Mitchel) Youngblood. She was a long-time member of Mt. Olive United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women and the Aldersgate Choir...
Delbert Wayne Darkis (10/11/07)
Delbert Wayne Darkis, 75, Brazil, died at 9:57 p.m., Monday, Oct. 8, 2007, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, at Moore Funeral Home, Brazil, with Pastor Jerry Ross officiating. Burial will follow at Burnett Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday, 6-8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home...
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio (10/11/07)
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio, 26, Terre Haute, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2007, at his residence. Born in Bloomington, Ind., on "Race Day," May 24, 1981, he was the son of John and Bev Bitzegaio. He was a 1999 graduate of Northview High School. He attended Herron School of Art and Indiana State University. He was employed by Jadcore, Inc., and was attending Ivy Tech Community College...
Delbert Wayne Darkis (10/10/07)
Delbert Wayne Darkis, 75, Brazil, died at 9:57 p.m., Monday, Oct. 8, 2007, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born July 20, 1932, in West Terre Haute, the son of the late Charles and the late Vichel Viola (Blair) Darkis. In 1956, in Burnett, he was married to Patricia Ruth Carlin, who survives him. For 47 years he was employed by Townsend Tree Service. He trimmed trees for Public Service...
Mable Eldridge (10/10/07)
Mable Eldridge, 87, Brazil, died Monday, Oct. 8, 2007, at 11:05 a.m., at Holly Hill Healthcare Facility. Visitation will be at French Funeral Home from 2-4 p.m., Wednesday (today). Services will follow visitation at 4 p.m. with Rev. Eric Jude officiating. There will be no graveside services. Burial will take place at Hull Cemetery, Terre Haute...
Donna M. (Youngblood) Fatch (10/10/07)
Donna M. (Youngblood) Fatch, 75, Indianapolis, passed away to be with her Lord Oct. 9, 2007. Born Nov. 27, 1931, in Clay County, she was the daughter of the late Vincent and March (Mitchel) Youngblood. She was a long-time member of Mt. Olive United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women and the Aldersgate Choir...
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio (10/10/07)
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio, 26, Terre Haute, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2007, at his residence. Born in Bloomington, Ind., on "Race Day," May 24, 1981, he was the son of John and Bev Bitzegaio. He was a 1999 graduate of Northview High School. He attended Herron School of Art and Indiana State University. He was employed by Jadcore, Inc., and was attending Ivy Tech Community College...
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio (10/09/07)
Kyle Alan Bitzegaio, 26, Terre Haute, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2007, at his residence. Bon in Bloomington, Ind., on "Race Day," May 24, 1981, he was the son of John and Bev Bitzegaio. He was a 1999 graduate of Northview High School. He attended Herron School of Art and Indiana State University. He was employed by Jadcore, Inc., and was attending Ivy Tech Community College...
Mable Eldridge (10/09/07)
Mable Eldridge was born on Sept. 16, 1920, to Frank and Zada Eldridge. She passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, at 11:05 a.m., at Holly Hill Healthcare Facility. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Lloyd (Buck) Eldridge and Kenneth Eldridge...
Wendell I. Brattain (10/09/07)
Wendell I. Brattain, 80, Greencastle, passed away Saturday morning at Danville Regional Health. Born April 7, 1927, in Parke County, he was the son of James Eldon and Hila (Cornwell) Brattain. He was a graduate of Greencastle High School in 1944. On May 4, 1951, he married Shirley (Herbert) Brattain. She survives...
Gerald D. "Dale" Heiliger (10/05/07)
Gerald D. "Dale" Heiliger, 81, Franklin, formerly of Brazil, died Oct. 3, 2007, at Indiana Masonic Home, Franklin. Services will take place at 11:30 a.m., Saturday (today), at the Runsford Chapel at the Indiana Masonic Home, with a Masonic Service at 11:30 a.m., with Rev. Charles Stanley officiating. Burial will take place at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Brazil, at 2:30 p.m...
Michael Stephen Aronoff (10/05/07)
Michael Stephen Aronoff, 64, died at home Oct. 2, 2007. There will be a memorial service to celebrate his life at 2 p.m., Oct. 21, 2007, at the Wegmiller Auditorium of Bloomington Hospital. Nathan Butler Funeral Home, Worthington, is entrusted with arrangements...
Franklin L. Davis (10/05/07)
Franklin L. Davis, 89, Brazil, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. Services will be at 11 a.m., Friday (today), Oct. 5, 2007, at French Funeral. Burial will be at St. Johns Cemetery. For more information or to light a candle in his memory, log on to www.frenchfuneralhome.com...
James Everly Love (10/05/07)
James Everly Love, 84, Brazil, died 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2007, at his residence. Private family funeral services will be Saturday, Oct. 6, at Moore Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Scroggins and Rev. Norman Chaney officiating. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery west of Brazil...
Wayne Carleton Schepper (10/05/07)
Wayne Carleton Schepper, 85, died Oct. 1, 2007. A celebration of his life will take place at Traditions in Brazil from 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007. Food will be provided. In lieu of flowers, donations to honor his life are suggested to be sent to the Brazil Senior Center, care of Riddell National Bank, or to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 E. 33rd St., New York, N.Y., 10016...
Kimberly Sue Taylor (10/05/07)
Kimberly Sue Taylor, 46, Brazil, died unexpectedly October 2, 2007. Services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at French Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Pippin officiating. Burial will follow at Bee Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 4-8 p.m...
Gerald D. "Dale" Heiliger (10/05/07)
Gerald D. "Dale" Heiliger, 81, Franklin, formerly of Brazil, died Oct. 3, 2007, at Indiana Masonic Home, Franklin. Born June 4, 1926, in Brazil, he was the son of James F. and Ona E. (Thomas) Heiliger. He married Betty Jo Raybould on March 26, 1946, in Brazil...
Kimberly Sue Taylor (10/04/07)
Kimberly Sue Taylor, 46, Brazil, died unexpectedly October 2, 2007. She was born March 21, 1961, the daughter of Howard Russell Escott and Delores Smith Escott. She graduated from Brazil High School. She was currently working at Lear Manufacturing in Greencastle...
James Everly Love (10/04/07)
James Everly Love, 84, Brazil, died 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2007, at his residence. He was born September 5, 1923, in Brazil, as the son of William and Mary Wallace Love. Following graduation from Van Buren High School, he served in the U.S. Navy during World War II...
Michael Stephen Aronoff (10/04/07)
Michael Stephen Aronoff, 64, died at home Oct. 2, 2007, after enduring brain cancer for the past 14 months. He was born in 1943 in Peoria, Ill. After graduating from high school, he came to Indiana University, where he followed his father's example and became a physician. He graduated from Indiana University Medical School in 1968, interned in Indianapolis, and settled with his family in Bloomington, Ind...
Franklin L. Davis (10/04/07)
Franklin L. Davis, 89, Brazil, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2007, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. He was born May 3, 1918, in Brazil, to David Jr. and Margaret "Maggie" Gross Davis. He was the owner and operator of Davis Grocery Store in Brazil and the Highway Market in East Glen...
Robert "Bob" Ray Romas (10/04/07)
Robert "Bob" Ray Romas, 73, lifetime resident of Clay County, passed away at his residence at 3:15 p.m., Oct. 1, 2007, following a lengthy illness. Services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 6, 2007, at Lawson-Miller Chapel, with Rev. Ted Schrory officiating. Burial will follow at Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery, Poland...
Sylvia Ellen Webster (10/04/07)
Sylvia Ellen Webster, 94, long time resident of rural Rosedale passed away at Clay County Health Center, at 8:15 p.m., Sept. 30, 2007. Services for Mrs. Webster will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel in Brazil Friday Oct. 5, 2007, with Joe Montgomery officiating. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery...
Wayne Carleton Schepper (10/04/07)
Wayne Carleton Schepper, 85, finished life after a courageous struggle with kidney failure on Oct. 1, 2007. He was surrounded in love by his beloved wife of 60 years, Thelma Schepper, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren at his peaceful death in the home of his grandson, Brent Schepper, Flaggstaff, Ariz...
Irvin Wayne Zimmerman (10/03/07)
Irvin Wayne Zimmerman, 61, Peru, died Sept. 29, 2007, at Lutheran Hospital, Ft. Wayne, at 8:53 p.m. Born May 1, 1946, in Peru, he was the son of Joseph Wayne Zimmerman and Julia "Jean" Spillman Chambers. He worked at W.C. Redmon Company and Bryan Steam Corp. He enjoyed fishing and horses...
Robert "Bob" Ray Romas (10/03/07)
Robert "Bob" Ray Romas, 73, lifetime resident of Clay County, passed away at his residence at 3:15 p.m., Oct. 1, 2007, following a lengthy illness. Born in Clay County's Perry Township on Oct. 11, 1933, he was the son of Harry and Emma Siegelin Romas...
Sylvia Ellen Webster (10/03/07)
Sylvia Ellen Webster, 94, long time resident of rural Rosedale, passed away at Clay County Health Center at 8:15 p.m., Sept. 30, 2007. Born March 4, 1913, in Vigo County, she was the daughter of Kestril and Lurenda (Hamble) Berry. In her earlier years, she worked as a housekeeper for a family in Terre Haute as well as College Professor Mr. Strum. She also worked in a tearoom and tomato factory in Indianapolis...
Sylvia Ellen Webster (10/02/07)
Sylvia Ellen Webster, 94, long time resident of rural Rosedale, passed away at Clay County Health Center, at 8:15 p.m., Sept. 30, 2007. She was born March 4, 1913, in Vigo County, to Kestril and Lurenda (Hamble) Berry. In her earlier years she worked as a house keeper for a family in Terre Haute as well as College Professor Mr. Strum. She also worked in a tea room and tomato factory in Indianapolis...
Ronald W. Reagan (10/02/07)
Ronald W. Reagan, 66, Clay City, passed away unexpectedly Sept. 28, 2007, at 8:03 a.m., at Holly Hills Healthcare facility. Services will take place at 11 a.m., Tuesday (today), at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home with Pastor Ray Deeter officiating. Burial will follow at St. Peters Cemetery...
Ronald W. Reagan (10/01/07)
Ronald W. Reagan, 66, Clay City, passed away unexpectedly Sept. 28, 2007, at 8:03 a.m., at Holly Hills Healthcare facility. He was born April 13, 1941, in Coal City, the son of Howard and Joan Schiele Reagan. He graduated from Clay City High School in 1959. He later graduated from the Wisconsin Graduate School of Banking...