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Obituaries from April 2009

Bill J. Frye (04/29/09)
Bill J. Frye, 68, Copley, Ohio, passed away Friday, April 24, 2009, surrounded by his family. Born April 25, 1940, in Brazil, he was the son of Millard and Josephine Frye. Bill married his love Bonnie in 1968 and recently celebrated his 40th wedding anniversary...
David B. Koile (04/29/09)
David B. Koile, 79, Stanford, Ky., died Monday, April 27, 2009, at Ephraim McDowell Ft. Logan Hospital in Stanford. He was born Wednesday, June 26, 1929, in North Manchester, Ind., to the late William David and Edith L. Robertson Koile. David was a retired junior high school teacher for the Brazil School System, a United States Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict and Naval Reservist for 21 years, member of the Retired Teachers Association of Indiana, member of the Veteran Motor Club of American, a former hard rock miner in New Mexico and a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Port Charlotte, Fla.. ...
Rose Marie Raab (04/26/09)
Rose Marie Raab, 82, Brazil, died at 12:35 p.m., Saturday, April 25, 2009, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Rose was born Oct. 15, 1926, in Knightsville, as the daughter of William and Eva Jane Lucas Kingery. She had worked as a waitress at local restaurants until she married Luther Raab Nov. 18, 1949...
Olive Margaret Sumner (04/26/09)
Olive Margaret Sumner, 87, Carbon, died at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, April 25, 2009, at her residence. Olive was born Oct. 10, 1921, in Brazil, as the daughter of Lyle and Mary E. Thomas Reinoehl. She graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1939...
Carl 'Bill' Loveall Sr. (04/26/09)
Carl "Bill" Loveall Sr., 69, Carbon, died April 24, 2009, due to complications following a heart transplant in November at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born March 9, 1940, in Clay County, the son of James Arthur "Art" Loveall and Mary Jane Crabb Loveall...
Raymond Stephen Bussing (04/26/09)
Raymond Stephen Bussing, 84, Greencastle, died April 26, 2009, at 5:35 a.m., at the Millpond Health Campus. He was born April 7, 1925, in Jackson Township, Clay County, the oldest of seven children born to Raymond Stephen Bussing Sr., and Marjorie Candice Fisher Bussing...
Herman L. Leichty (04/26/09)
Herman L. Leichty, 84, Clay City, formerly of West Plains, Mo., died at 5:30 a.m., April 26, 2009, following an extended illness. He was born in Clay County Dec. 7, 1924, to Albert and Nellie Schiele Leichty. He graduated from Clay City High School...
Oletta Mae Salitros (04/26/09)
Oletta Mae Salitros, 84, Brazil, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital April 24, 2009, at 11:40 p.m., following a short illness. She was born in Van Buren Township Feb. 26, 1925, to Ralph and Vesta (Girton) McQueen. Oletta graduated from Van Buren High School as co-valedictorian of the class of 1943...
Sebert L. Clark (04/24/09)
Sebert L. Clark, 80, died April 23, 2009. Born April 8, 1929, in Brazil, Sebert moved to Venice, Fla., in 1974. He was an active member of the Masons and Shrine for more than 50 years. He attended Christ United Methodist Church. He worked for J.I. Case Equipment, Co., and was top salesman for the last 10 years that he worked. He retired in 1989 and moved back to Venice in Venice Isles Estates...
Wayne 'Butch' W. Whallon Jr. (04/24/09)
Wayne "Butch" W. Whallon Jr., 56, Clay City, died following an accident while transporting camping trailers in Nebraska. He was born June 17, 1952, in Brazil, the son of Wayne Whallon Sr., and Constance White Whallon. He graduated from Clay City High School, class of 1972...
Helen Lou Reddie Wishon (04/22/09)
Helen Lou Reddie Wishon, 88, died peacefully April 16, 2009, in her Arlington Heights, Ill., home. Born and raised in Brazil, Ind., she was the daughter of Beulah and Charles Reddie. She was a 1938 graduate of Brazil High School. She attended Indiana State University...
Harold E. Maesch (04/21/09)
Harold E. Maesch, 78, Staunton, passed away April 20, 2009, at 2:50 p.m., at Terre Haute Regional Hospital, due to complications of congestive heart failure. He had been in failing health for the past year. Born on the west-side of Staunton, April 1, 1931, he was the son of Peachie Maesch and William E. Maesch. He resided in Staunton his entire life...
Donald R. Davis (04/20/09)
Donald R. Davis, 61, Sullivan, passed away at his residence Friday, April 17, 2009. He was born in Brazil, Jan. 16, 1948, the son of Franklin Lloyd Davis and Louella Louise Motley Davis. He retired from Prudential Insurance Co., and was also a retired Sgt. First Class in the Army National Guard...
Tim Rice (04/19/09)
Tim Rice, 44, Terre Haute, passed away at 2:55 a.m., April 18, 2009, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, following a motorcycle accident. He was born in Rockford, Ill., May 28, 1964, to Connie Sue (Combs) Many. He married Amy Harden June 6, 2005, in Terre Haute. Tim worked as a truck driver for many years most recently for Sherwood Foods...
Nina Cagle (04/19/09)
Nina Cagle, 85, Brazil, passed away at 9:50 a.m., April 17, 2009, following an extended illness. She was born June 14, 1923, in Clay County, to Robert and Myrtle (Cobb) Hoffman. Mrs. Cagle graduated from Staunton High School. She married Donald R. Cagle Nov. 27, 1947...
Brenda Sue Floyd (04/15/09)
Brenda Sue Floyd, 60, Brazil, died, April 14, 2009, at 7:50 p.m., at her residence following an extended illness. She was born in Clay County April 24, 1948, to Ray and Anna (Holley) Ellenburgh. She married Tom Floyd April 19, 1965. They briefly lived in Texas and Florida moving back to Clay County in 1990. ...
Ruby P. Wilson (04/14/09)
Ruby P. Wilson, 74, Brazil, died at 4:30 p.m., April 13, 2009, at Cloverleaf Nursing Home, Knightsville, following a brief illness. She was born in Brazil, Dec. 29, 1934, to Ernest K. and Lena Felty. Mrs. Wilson graduated from Brazil High School with the class of 1954. ...
George Thomas Boase Jr. (04/14/09)
George Thomas Boase Jr., 82, Sterling Heights, Mich., formerly of Brazil, passed away and went to be with his savior, Jesus Christ, on April 12, 2009, at his home in surrounded by his family. Mr. Boase was born on April 6, 1927, in Elwood, Ind., to George and Minnie Boase. He grew up in Evansville and Brazil, Ind...
Ann Toni Hamilton (04/13/09)
Ann Toni Hamilton, 62, Brazil, passed away at her home Saturday, April 11, 2009, following a battle with cancer. She was born in Terre Haute, Jan. 2, 1947. She worked for 500 Platolene for 10 years, and DADC as a security guard for 13 years. She was a member of the Vigo County Conservation Club and the VFW 1127 ladies auxiliary...
Hazel J. Miller (04/12/09)
Hazel J. Miller, 88, Brazil, died at 1:40 p.m. Friday, April 10, 2009, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. Hazel was born Aug. 12, 1920, in Knightsville, as the daughter of Richard H. and Ruby Thorne Fout. She graduated from Brazil High School. She married Raymond Cole Sept. 12, 1936. He was killed in a military train crash in 1944. She married Arthur T. VanNess Febr. 16, 1957. Arthur died Jan. 19, 1977. She married Bennie Miller Dec. 12, 1978, and he has preceded Hazel in death...
Joanna M. (Eccles) Boruff (04/12/09)
Joanna M. (Eccles) Boruff, 89, Indianapolis, formerly of Clay City, passed away at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, April 10, 2009, following an extended illness. She was born in Clay County, May 10, 1919, to John E. and Juanita (Miller) Eccles. Mrs. ...
Hazel Jane Miller (04/10/09)
Hazel Jane Miller, 88, Brazil, died at 1:40 p.m., Friday, April 10, 2009, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. Funeral arrangements are pending at Moore Funeral Home. A full obituary will appear in Monday's edition of The Brazil Times.
Alva M. Schepper (04/09/09)
Alva M. Schepper, 88, Brazil, died April 8, 2009, at Union Hospital. He was born Nov. 15, 1920, in Brazil, the son of Artie Schepper and Anola Johnson Schepper. He graduated from Brazil High School and later attended Indiana State University. He served his country in World War II in the European Theater as a medic...
L. Wayne Jones (04/09/09)
L. Wayne Jones, 88, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly, in Osgood, Ind., April 8, 2009. He was born in Carbon, May 28, 1920, to Roy Edward and Bertha Josephine (White) Jones. Mr. Jones graduated from Brazil High School with the class of 1939. Following high school, he worked for Nehi Beverage Company until being drafted into the United States Army in 1941. He served in England during World War II, being honorably discharged in 1945...
Thomas Edward Armstrong (04/08/09)
Thomas Edward Armstrong, 85, Brazil, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil, April 8, 2009, following an extended illness. He was born in Van Buren Township, Jan. 5, 1924, to Frank and Vesta (Chatham) Armstrong. He joined the United States Army as a young man and served during WWII as a paratrooper with the 11th Airborne. ...
Christian Nathaniel Norton (04/06/09)
Christian Nathaniel Norton, born April 3, 2009, at Putnam County Hospital, sadly passed away shortly after. Survivors include his parents Nelson Edward and Crystal Lynn Norton, Brazil, brother Steven Kyle Norton and several grandparents, cousins, aunts and uncles...
Warren Wayne Grey (04/05/09)
Warren Wayne Grey, 86, Brazil, died at 8:17 a.m., Saturday, April 4, 2009, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, Brazil. He was born Sept. 10, 1922, in brazil, as the son of John O. and Maggie Smith Grey. He graduated from Brazil High School with the Class of 1941...
Roy Stewart (04/05/09)
Roy Stewart, 86, Greencastle, formerly of Cory, passed away Friday, April 3, 2009, at the Asbury Towers Healthcare Center, Greencastle. Born Jan. 5, 1923, in Cory, he was the son of Harley W. and Edith (Modesitt) Stewart. He was a graduate of Cory High School...
Martha Louise Carlton (04/03/09)
Martha Louise Carlton, 87, Bloomington, passed away at Bloomington Hospital Friday, April 3, 2009, following a brief illness. She was born in McLeansboro, Ill., Aug. 11, 1921, to William G. and Ada (Meadows) Miller. She graduated from McLeansboro High School in Illinois, with the class of 1940. ...
Charlotte Rose Overman (04/03/09)
Charlotte Rose Overman, 83, Brazil, died at 2:10 a.m., Friday, April 3, 2009, at Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. She was born Aug. 1, 1925, in Brazil, as the daughter of Thomas H. and Eliza York Taylor. She was married to Leroy Andrew Overman Jr. June 17, 1950...
Robert K. "Bob" Shuee (04/03/09)
Robert K. "Bob" Shuee, 68, Niceville, Fla., formerly of Greencastle, passed away March 31, 2009. He was born July 19, 1940, in Putnam County, as the son of Charles E. and R. Eileen (Shoaf) Shuee. He was a 1958 graduate of Greencastle High School. He married Carolyn A. Berry June 14, 1959 and she survives...
Dr. Samuel Dale Parsons Sr. (04/02/09)
Dr. Samuel Dale Parsons Sr., 69, West Lafayette, died Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Rosewalk Village, Lafayette, after battling brain cancer for more than a year. He was born Sept. 4, 1939, in Brazil, to the late Ray E. and V. Pauline (Ames) Parsons. He graduated from Van Buren High School in Clay County in 1957 and played on the varsity basketball team...