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Obituaries from August 2010

Margaret Ann Krampe (08/31/10)
Carl W. Buchholz Jr. (08/30/10)
Carl W. Buchholz Jr., 70, Richmond, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. Born Jan. 24, 1940, in Brazil, to Carl W. Buchholz Sr., and Bernice Nichols Buchholz, he lived in Richmond since 1964. Carl served in the United States Air Force Reserve...
Ruth Delores "Dee" Hugg (08/27/10)
Ruth Delores "Dee" Hugg, 82, Brazil, passed away Aug. 26, 2010, in her Brazil home after an extended fight with Alzheimer's. She was born April 20, 1928, in Clay County, the daughter of Frank and Ina Clark. A graduate of both Van Buren High School and Indiana State University and a certified real estate agent, Dee retired from the Terre Haute Department of Redevelopment after working at Allis-Chalmers, Terre Haute...
Margaret "Aunt Peggy" Ellen Kerins James (08/26/10)
Margaret "Aunt Peggy" Ellen Kerins James, 93, passed away Aug. 25, 2010, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital. She was born Sept. 1, 1916, in Brazil, to Emmet and Coila Rebecca (Biddle) Kerins. She married George Jesse James June 24, 1938. He preceded her in death March 3, 1984...
Nina M. Horn (08/25/10)
Nina M. Horn, 74, Clay City, passed away at Southwood Health and Rehabilitation Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010. She had been battling cancer for two years. She was born to Herbert A. and Alta Gertrude (Fiscus) Stantz Jan. 2, 1936, in Owen County. She graduated from Coal City High School with the class of 1955...
Loyd Thomas Jenkins (08/23/10)
Loyd Thomas Jenkins, 87, Brazil, died Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He was born Oct. 6, 1922, in Caruthersville, Mo.., as the son of Loyd W. and Lucinda Tanner Jenkins. He worked at the Arketex plant and then as a heavy equipment operator until his retirement...
Patricia Ann Pritchard (08/24/10)
Patricia Ann (Thompson) Pritchard, 65, Brazil, formerly of the Hillsboro community, died in a car-truck accident near Mansfield, in Parke County, Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010, at 1 p.m. Patricia was born in Fountain County, Indiana, Aug. 21, 1945. She was the daughter of the late Kenneth and Helen McCollum Thompson...
James Joseph Deakins (08/24/10)
James Joseph Deakins, 66, Brazil, died Monday, Aug. 23, 2010, at his residence. He was born Oct. 15, 1943, in Terre Haute, as the son of James Matthew and Maxine Catherine Snyder Deakins. He graduated from Gerstmeyer High School. He was owner and operator of his own exterminating business, Town and Country Services...
Sadie J. (Fulk) Smith (08/23/10)
Patricia Frees (08/23/10)
Patricia A. Krampe Frees, 79, Amelia, Ohio, a resident of Pierce Township, passed away Aug. 8, 2010. She was the loving wife of Otto for 40 years, devote mother of James William (Theresa) Kilman and Julia Ann (Barry) Sagraves, grandmother of Becca, Rachel, Drew and Charlie Kilman, and Isabelle and Paul Sagraves, and sister of Beulah (the late Frank) Ends and John (Thelma) Krampe...
Donald Raymond Fink Sr. (08/22/10)
Donald Raymond Fink Sr., 76, Brazil, died Friday, Aug. 20, 2010, at 8:55 a.m., at the Cloverleaf Health Center, Knightsville. He was born May 14, 1934, in Dearborn County, Indiana, the son of Clarence George and Dulcie (Roberts) Fink. He was born and raised in Dearborn County and had been a Brazil resident since 1976...
Carl Timothy "Tim" Vanatti (08/22/10)
Carl Timothy "Tim" Vanatti, 69, Brazil, died unexpectedly Aug. 20, 2010, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born May 19, 1941, in Clay County, the son of Claude Vanatti and Mildred Moss Vanatti. He graduated from Brazil High School. He served in the Air National Guard for several years...
Donna Anderson (08/20/10)
Donna Anderson, 80, Brazil, passed away at 2:07 p.m., Aug. 19, at Regional Hospital, Terre Haute. Born Aug. 8, 1930, she was the daughter of Amzie & Jessie (Stewart) Marley. Donna attended Flora High School and was a homemaker. She married Lynn Anderson April 18, 1952, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 13, 1993...
Steven E. Chew (08/20/10)
Steven E. Chew, 59, Greencastle, passed away Thursday Aug. 19, 2010. He was born June 27, 1951, in Clay County, to Earl Chew and Betty Langley Chew. Steve was a graduate of Indiana State University and was a long-time employee of Verizon Telephone Company...
Barbara Jean Ellis Cress (08/17/10)
Barbara Jean Ellis Cress, loving mother and grandmother, beloved sister and daugher, and life-long friend of many, passed away at the age of 57 in the company of her loving family at her Kentucky home. Barbara was born in Terre Haute, to Walter and Rita Ellis, where she graduated from Schulte High School and attended Indiana State University...
David Davidson (08/15/10)
David Davidson, 62, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly Aug. 14, 2010, at his residence. He was born in Connersville, Ind., Jan. 19, 1948, the son of Dave Frank and Ruth (Johnson) Davidson. He attended Connersville High School, later receiving his GED and then a degree in landscaping...
Hattie B. Northern (08/15/10)
Hattie B. Northern, 79, Indianapolis, formerly of Brazil, passed away Aug. 13, 2010. She was born June 7, 1931, in Vincennes, Ind. Hattie enjoyed gardening and crocheting. She was preceded in death by her husband Louis Northern Sr., and her son Keith Northern...
Louise A. Phillabaum (08/12/10)
Thomas J. Burk (08/13/10)
Thomas J. Burk, 73, Brazil, died Friday, Aug. 13, 2010 at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. He was born July 24, 1937, in Seelyville, as the son of Joe and Mary McKinney Burk. He graduated from Glenn High School. He married Carolyn Sue Riggle in 1955. He was employed for many years at the IBM plant in Greencastle until his retirement. ...
Henry Lovett (08/12/10)
Henry Lovett passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones, Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2010, after a short battle with cancer. He was born in Berlin, Germany, March 11, 1951, to Raymond and Pia (Mazurek) Lovett. He moved to the United States when he was 2-years-old. He and his family had lived the remainder of his life in Clay County...
Dennis Dean McGlone (08/11/10)
William Eugene Zambenini Sr. (08/10/10)
William Eugene Zambenini Sr., 73, Brazil, passed away at the Exceptional Living Center, Brazil, Aug. 9, 2010, following an extended illness. He was born in Vigo County, Aug. 19, 1936, the son of Isidor V. and Hazel (Johnson) Zambenini. Mr. Zambenini attended Fontanet High School. Bill married Mildred Jones Deal Feb. 21, 1965. He worked at Allis Chalmers for a short time before transferring to Amax Coal Company where he worked as a welder for 30 years...
George Dean Garner (08/10/10)
George Dean Garner, 76, Brazil, died Aug. 6, 2010, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born Jan. 26, 1934, in Clarke County, Ill., the son of Samuel Dean Garner and Armenta Garner. He served in the U.S. Army and was based in Korea. He worked as a Tool and Die Maker for General House wares in Terre Haute...
James Marion Moode (08/09/10)
James Marion Moode, 86, Gardendale, Ala., originally from Brazil, died at 5:45 a.m., Friday, Aug. 6, 2010. He had been living in Gardendale, Ala., near Birmingham, for some time. Services are Monday, at 2 p.m. (3 p.m., EST), at the Johns Ridout's Funeral Home, Birmingham, Ala...
Esther May Modesitt (08/08/10)
Esther May Modesitt, 74, Brazil, passed away at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Aug. 6, 2010, following an extended illness. She was born June 10, 1936, in Terre Haute, the daughter of William Curtis and Pearl M. (Wilmer) Dubbs. Esther married Donald Ray Modesitt Sept. 27, 1957. She was a member of the First Christian Church. Esther enjoyed making Christmas Ornaments, working with needle point crafts, word finds and playing Bingo...
Robert L. Brewer (08/06/10)
Robert L. Brewer, 70, Brazil, passed away at his residence Aug. 4, 2010, following an extended illness. He was born in Danville, Ill., Jan. 26, 1940, the son of Earl and Ethel Irene (Calhoun) Brewer. Bob moved to the Brazil area in the 70s to work for Tracer Trailers. In 1975, he began working for Mark E. French and Son Buick, Cadillac and Pontiac, where he worked for many years as a mechanic. He began Circle C Wrecker Service and Auto Repair until getting out of the business in 1995...
David P. Webb III (08/06/10)
David P. Webb III, 59, Bowling Green, Ind., passed away at Union Hospital July 29, 2010, following a brief illness. He was born at Fountain Square, Ind., Feb. 12, 1951, the son of David P. and Bertha Louise (Lucas) Webb. He graduated from Wood High School, Indianapolis, with the class of 1968. Following high school, he began working for Memorial Park Cemetery for several years. He also worked for E and W Tool and Mold...
Arletta Lowe Case (08/05/10)
Arletta Lowe Case, 79, Terre Haute, formerly of Rosedale, died at 5:19 p.m., Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. She was a retired teacher and homemaker. She was born March 26, 1931, in Parke County, to Harry Lowe and Ruby Grieve Lowe...
Martha Jane Price (08/05/10)
Martha Jane Price, 83, Terre Haute, passed away Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010, at 4:45 a.m., in her daughter's residence. She was born July 23, 1927, in Marshall, Ill., to Don F. Brown and Amy Rose McNary Brown. Martha had previously been employed at F.W. Woolworth Drug Store and Union Hospital, where she met her husband...
Timothy C. "Tim" Royer (08/02/10)
ROSEDALE -- Timothy C. "Tim" Royer, 54, Rosedale, passed away at 8:35 p.m., July 31, 2010, at his residence, after a courageous four-year battle with cancer. Tim was an independent owner-operator and worked for various trucking companies such as Triple S, McCullough, L&L, RBW and KLOSS...
Baby Karen Rene' Elizabeth Ray (08/01/10)
Baby Karen Rene' Elizabeth Ray, was born and died on July 28, 2010, at I.U. Medical Center. She was the daughter of James Ray, Jr. and Patty Powell. Survivors include her mom and dad, Poland, grandparents Kimberly and Bradley Powell, Poland, James Ray, Sr. ...
Patsy Lou Martin (08/01/10)
Patsy Lou Martin, 77, Brazil, died at 12:38 a.m., Saturday, July 31, 2010, at Hendricks Regional Health Center, Danville. She was born July 31, 1933, in Bedford, Ind., as the daughter of Alexander P. and Dorothy M. Henderson Hamilton. She graduated from Emerson High School...
Terry Ann Turner Crawford (08/01/10)
Terry Ann Turner Crawford, 65, Terre Haute, formerly of Marshall, Ill., died July 31, 2010, at 5:20 p.m., at Royal Oaks Rehabilitation Center. She had been there for a short time. Terry was born Sept. 2, 1944, in Marshall, the daughter of Wayne Andrew Turner and Edith "Eddie" Smitley Turner. She graduated from Marshall High School and was very active with activities while in high school...