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Obituaries from December 2010

Joseph "Tug" R. Warrick (12/29/10)
Joseph "Tug" R. Warrick, 87, Greencastle, formerly of Brazil, died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, in Greencastle. He was born Feb. 26, 1923, in Brazil, as the son of Thomas and Ruth Waggoner Warrick. He graduated from Brazil High School. He served in the U.S. ...
Sharon Kay Fisher (12/29/10)
Sharon Kay Fisher, 71, Brazil, died at 7:40 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. She was born Jan. 16, 1939, as the daughter of Al and Ellen Thompson Tibbetts. She attended high school in Anderson. She married Carl W. ...
Melvin A. Fritz (12/28/10)
Melvin A. Fritz, 79, Clay City, died Dec. 27, 2010 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born April 20, 1931, in Clay County, the son of Jennings Fritz and Betty Leohr Fritz. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He worked as a machinist for Peabody Coal Company for many years, retiring in 1988...
Roy Evans Jr. (12/27/10)
Robert George Oeding (12/27/10)
Robert George Oeding, 91, Brazil, died at 2:27 a.m., Monday, Dec. 27, 2010, at Meadows Manor East, Terre Haute. He was born March 13, 1919, in Vigo County, as the son of Albert and Margaret Bosler Oeding. Following graduation from high school, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II...
Beulah 'Bege' Jean Wyndham (12/27/10)
Beulah "Bege" Jean Wyndham, 91, Bloomingdale, was called to the Lord at 6:10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010, at her residence. She and her late husband were owners of El-War Be Kennels and later, Brazil Casket Company until their retirement in 1984. She was born Jan. 18, 1919, in Brazil, to Walter "Ray" Burns and Charlotte Nichols Burns...
Danny Potter (12/26/10)
Danny Potter, 69, Brazil, passed away at his home Dec. 25, 2010, surrounded by his family. He had pancreatic cancer and had been ill just a short time. He was born Jan. 19, 1941, in Blanchard, Okla., the son of William "Slim" Potter and Lola Nadine "Deenie" Southard Potter...
Patricia Jane Brown (12/26/10)
Heaven's gates have opened for Patricia Jane Brown, 68, Brazil, to join her savior Jesus Christ, Friday, Dec. 24, 2010. Daughter, sister, mother and grandmother, Pat was born May 13, 1942, in Brazil, as the daughter of Harold and Mary Jo Roberts Hite...
Dale DeWayne Shillings (12/22/10)
Dale DeWayne Shillings, 55, Greencastle, left this world surrounded by his loved ones on Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, after a long battle with lung cancer. He was born Feb. 23, 1955, to Alva and Edna (Radar) Shillings. Dale was a 1974 graduate of Greencastle High School. On Aug. 25, 1978, he married Vicky (Scaggs) Shillings and she survives...
Nadine Schepper (12/21/10)
Nadine Schepper, 87, Brazil, passed away Dec. 20, 2010, at 10 p.m., at Cloverleaf Healthcare Facility. She was born Dec. 11, 1923, in Brazil, the daughter of Harold E. Stearley and Eva Augusta Ringo Stearley. Nadine graduated from Brazil High School Class of 1941. On May 16, 1948, she married Alva M. Schepper. He preceded her in death April 8, 2009...
Kenneth W. 'Bear' Stevenson (12/20/10)
Kenneth W. "Bear" Stevenson, 55, Indianapolis, formerly of Springfield, Ill., passed away at his residence following an apparent heart attack Dec. 18, 2010. He was born in Clay County Aug. 20, 1955, the son of Earl Wayne and Shirley (Stitzle) Stevenson...
Ronald Lee Todd (12/20/10)
Ronald Lee Todd, 81, passed away Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010. Ronald was born Sept. 6, 1929, in Brazil, the son of the late John and Thelma Jarboe. He was a very loving, caring and fun dad, grandpa, great-grandpa and friend. Ron loved to go to Trinity High School football games, watch Notre Dame football, go to his favorite restaurant, Hooters, and especially be around his family...
Lois Ann (Cassidy) Stigler (12/20/10)
Lois Ann (Cassidy) Stigler, Brazil, went to be with the Lord and the love of her life, Jimmy, peacefully on her 77th birthday, Dec. 18, 2010. She was born in Brazil, Dec. 18, 1933, to James and Mayme L. (Beatty) Cassidy. Lois graduated from Brazil High School in 1953. Following graduation, Lois earned a beauty operator's license...
Norma J. Denny (12/20/10)
Norma J. Denny, 81, Reelsville, passed away Dec. 20, 2010, at Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. She was born Sept. 2, 1929, in Reelsville, Ind. She was married to Willard Denny and he preceded her in death. She worked at RCA for 16 years and retired from food service supervision at DePauw University's Longdon, Rector, and Hogate Halls after 34 years...
Angela Kay Bosstick (12/19/10)
Angela Kay Bosstick, 48, Indianapolis, formerly of Brazil, died Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010, at St. Vincent Hospice, Indianapolis. She was born Jan. 9, 1962, in Brazil, as the daughter of Wendell and Norma Batchelor. She married Ron Bosstick March 27, 2000...
Alicia Marie Davis (12/16/10)
Alicia Marie Davis, 25, Brazil, died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, at IU Medical Center Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born July 25, 1985, in Brazil. She graduated from Northview High School with the class of 2004 and continued her education at the Art Institute of Indianapolis, where she studied fashion design and merchandising and at Indiana State University, where she studied nursing for three years...
Patricia Dianne (Ball) Brunette Miller (12/12/10)
Patricia Dianne (Ball) Brunette Miller, 81, Brazil, passed away at, Cloverleaf Health Care, Dec. 11, 2010, following a battle with Alzheimer's. Patricia was born Nov. 24, 1929, in Clay County, Ind., to Benjamin and Ellen (Lankford) Ball. Patricia graduated from Clay City High School in 1947. During high school, she played the clarinet in the band...
Mary Ann Brunett (12/12/10)
Mary Ann Brunett, 80, Brazil, died at the Exceptional Living Center Dec. 11, 2010, following an extended illness. She was born Dec. 12, 1929, in Clay County, the daughter of Paul and Loretta (Metz) Tuemler. Mary Ann graduated from Brazil High School in 1947, and received her Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Indiana State University in 1979...
Jana Macbeth (12/12/10)
Jana Macbeth, 69, Jamestown, Ind., died Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born Nov. 3, 1941, in Richmond, Ind., daughter of the late Clifford Haynes and Betty Logan Beach and granddaughter of Marjorie Bias. She married Robert J. Macbeth on May 3, 1961. He survives...
Paul Maesch (12/10/10)
Paul Maesch, 91, Staunton, passed away Dec. 9, 2010, at 12:32 p.m., at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born Dec. 12, 1918, in Marshall, Ill., son of Edward and Sarah Moore Maesch. On Dec. 6, 1938, he married Helen Deakins Maesch. Together, they lived most of the married years in the Staunton area...
Marilyn Waldorf Eckerman (12/10/10)
Marilyn Waldorf Eckerman, 79, Poland, passed away Dec. 9, 2010 at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born Jan. 3, 1931, to Harry O. Waldorf and Eunice E. (Asbury) Waldorf. She graduated from Sullivan High School and later graduated from Indiana University with a degree in Education...
William E. Kumpf (12/10/10)
William E. Kumpf, 86, Brazil, passed away at home Dec. 10, 2010, following a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 9, 1924, in Posey Township, Clay County, the son of Leslie and Irene (O'Hair) Kumpf. Bill attended Staunton High School. He married Rosemary (Latham) Sanders Nov. 27, 1968. Along with his brother Max, Bill owned and operated Kumpf Brothers Incorporated, a grain and dairy farm in Posey Township, until retiring in 2001...
Daisy M. Nicoson (12/10/10)
Daisy M. Nicoson, 90, Cory, passed away at 5:35 a.m., Dec. 10, 2010 at her residence. She was born July 31,1920, in Clay County, to John L. Redifer and Lela Armstrong Redifer. She attended I.S.U. and was a graduate of Cory High School. She was a member of Triad and Mount Calvary United Methodist Church. ...
MaryAnn Dalton (12/09/10)
MaryAnn Dalton, 79, Brazil, passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital Dec. 8, 2010, following a brief illness. She was born Aug. 14, 1931, in Brazil, the daughter of Hubert and Anna (Hixon) Giltz. She graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1949...
Elvera Lorene Tipton (12/08/10)
Ruth L. McCullough (12/05/10)
Ruth L. McCullough, 97, Center Point, passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care Dec. 4, 2010, following an extended illness. She was born in Clay County April 12, 1913, the daughter of Sherman and Anna Catherine (Roeschlein) Bernhardt. She attended Cory High School...
Edward Wayne Parker (12/02/10)
Edward Wayne Parker, 76, Orlando, Fla., and Brazil, passed away Nov. 30, 2010, in Orlando, surrounded by close friends and family. Wayne was the son of Benjamin H. Parker Jr., and Cora Emaline (Hanson) Parker, stepson of Charles W. McIntosh, all of Robinson, Ill...
Gilma Gene Fulk (12/02/10)
Gilma Gene Fulk, 85, Clay City, died Dec. 1, 2010, at the Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. She was born July 20, 1925, in Clay County, the daughter of James and Elsie Mills Brothers. She graduated from Clay City High School. As a young girl, she attended new Hope Baptist Church. She later was a long-time member of the Jefferson Baptist Church and had played the piano there for many years...
Charlotte (Keyes) Briggs (12/01/10)
Charlotte (Keyes) Briggs, 98, Brazil, passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care Center, Knightsville, Dec. 1, 2010, following a recent illness. She was born July 30, 1912, in Mondovi, Wis. Charlotte graduated from high school and later attended secretarial school. Mrs. Briggs married William M. Briggs, who preceded her in death in 1985. Charlotte worked as a secretary at Van Hise Middle School, in Madison, Wis., retiring in 1984...
William M. Jones (12/01/10)
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our father, grandfather and great- grandfather, William Morlan Jones, 89, Brazil, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital Nov. 30, 2010. Bill was diagnosed with cancer in the last month and was able to spend Thanksgiving with his entire family...