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Obituaries Oct. 31, 1998
FRANK CALLAHAN
ODON-Frank R. Callahan, 70, died at his residence Thursday.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Jenkins Funeral Home, Bloomfield. The Rev. Don Tichenor will officiate. Interment will be at the Walnut Hill Cemetery, Odon.
Friends may call tonight from 5 to 9 and from 1 p.m. until the hour of services on Sunday.
He was born on Dec. 28, 1918 in Daviess County to Raleigh and Mae Vera (Sterling) Callahan. He married Vernal Irene Chesnut and she survives.
Callahan was a self-employed farmer and mechanic. He was also a US Army technician of anti-aircraft unit and was a World War II veteran.
Also surviving are three sons, Luther Kelsey Webster, Odon; Raleigh Russell Callahan, Plainville and Eimale Blaine Webster, Norfolk, Va.; three daughters, Flossie Irene Hanna, Frances Elaine Neukam and Lisa Durnell Carpenter, all of Odon; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two brothers, Richard Callahan, Odon and Harry Callahan, Morristown, Ind. and a sister, Emma Jane Arford, Odon.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Lloyd and Clovis Callhan, a sister, Esther Jolliff and his parents.
Contributions may be made to the Shriners Childrenís Hospital.
(Oct. 29, 1998)


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 30, 1998
LILLIAN WELTON
MONROE CITY-Lillian A. Welton, 86, died Tuesday at the Petersburg Health and Rehabilitation Center.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Goodwin Funeral Home in Vincennes. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Monroe City.
Calling will be from 5 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.
She was born on Sept. 27, 1912 to W.A. and Anna (Wilson) McGarraugh in Knox County.
Welton worked as ward clerk at the Good Samaritan Hospital and was a Monroe City First Church of God member.
Surviving are a daughter, Elizabeth ìWillieî McClellan, Petersburg; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Welton, three brothers and three sisters.
(Oct. 27, 1998)

ROSALEE SCHNARR
OTWELL-Rosalee Schnarr, 76, died of cancer at 3:55 a.m. Thursday at her residence.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Otwell Wesleyan Church with burial to follow in the New Liberty Cemetery North of Velpen. The Rev. Henry H. Leehe will officiate the funeral service assisted by the Rev. Donald Pruitt.
Friends may call at the Nass & Son Funeral Home, Huntingburg, from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and at the church from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.
She was born on Dec. 19, 1921 in Velpen to William E. and Lillie Mae (Ward) LeMond. She was united in marriage to Paul W. Schnarr on Sept. 21, 1940 in Henderson, Ky. He survives.
Schnarr was a homemaker and Otwell Wesleyan Church member.
Surviving are two sons, Paul Gary and Joseph Dean Schnarr, both of Otwell; a daughter, Ruth Ann Bush, Otwell; Leon LeMond, Boonville; three sisters, Maggie Helton, Otwell; Vonda Leistner, Jasper and Nina Keplinger, Indianapolis; seven granddaughters and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Otwell Wesleyan Church.

(Oct. 29, 1998)


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 29, 1998
RAY JONES
CATAWBA, Va.-Ray Jones, 64, died at the Catawba (Va.) Hospital Monday.
Graveside services were at 11 a.m. today at Spring Hill Cemetery. Bro. Ken Jurgens officiated.
He was born on March 14, 1934 in Dubois, Ind. to Elvis and Irma (Heichelbech) Jones. They preceded him in death.
Surviving are six sisters, Betty Harris, French Lick; Edith Hellmich, Greensburg; Louise Weaver, New Waverly, Texas; Darlene Ashford, Spring, Texas; Grace McDermott, Charlotte, N.C. and Juanita Beagle, Stone Mountain, Ga. and two brothers, Randall Jones, Holton, Ind. and Roy Jones, Houston, Texas.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, James Jones.
(Oct. 26, 1998)

JOHANNA VAUGHN
PETERSBURG-Johanna A. Vaughn, 70, died of heart failure at 6:25 p.m. Tuesday at the St. Maryís Medical Center, Evansville.
The funeral will be at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Petersburg, Saturday at 10 a.m. Interment will be at the Bristol, R. I., Cemetery. Fr. Edward Schneider will officiate.
Visitation will be at the Harris Funeral Home from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. until 9:45 a.m.
She was born on Aug. 2, 1928 in Bristo, R.I. to Louis and Adleline (Brunelli) Tortorice. Her father preceded her in death while her mother survives in Bristo, R.I.
Vaughn worked at Kimbell in Jasper and was a St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church member.
Also surviving are two daughters, Beth Schmidt, Bolling Brook, Ill. and Christy Vaughn, Del Ray Beach, Fla.; two brothers, Bernard Tortorice and Louis Tortorice, Jr., both of Bristol, R.I.; two grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
(Oct. 27, 1998)

NANCY KRODEL
Nancy Kay Krodel, 58, 9 S.E. 15th, died at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Good Samaritan Hospital.
The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Gill Chapel with Bro. Cliff Woodrum officiating. Interment will be at the Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday until service time.
She was born on Dec. 17, 1939 in Wheatland to Prentice Elwood and Catherine Mary (Harrington) Zollars.
Krodel, a 1957 Washington High School graduate, was a K-Mart employee for 19 years and a Wal-Mart employee.
Surviving are a daughter, Lori Carpenter, Washington; a son, Rick A. Krodel, Otwell; two grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; a sister, Janice Lynn Masters and Alyn Zollars, both of Washington.
(Oct. 28, 1998)

CLARA HUDSON
The funeral for Clara Ann Hudson was at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Gill Chapel with Bro. Jeff Jones officiating. Interment was at Sugarland Memory Gardens. Pallbearers were: Kelly Waggoner, Phillip Waggoner, Dan Butler, Gary Boxley, Lisa Boxley and Tim Bynum.


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 28, 1998
JEWELL MALONE
Jewell A. Malone, 65, Rt. 4, died at his residence this morning at 2:30.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Gill Chapel. The Rev. Robert Harding will officiate. Interment will be at the New Veale Creek Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday until service time. Masonic services will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday.
He was born on April 7, 1933 in Clay County to Oscar and Dorcas (Snellenberger) Malone. He married Freida Ballard on Sept. 30, 1951 and she survives.
Malone, Union High School (Dugger) graduate, was retired line transmission superintendent with Hoosier Energy. He was a Veale Creek Baptist Church member. Also, he was a Glendale Masonic, Scottish Rite, Hadi Shrine, Moose, IBEW Union and Washington Boat Club member.
Also surviving are a daughter, Debora Crow, Noblesville, Ind.; two sons, Gary Malone, Carmel, Ind. and Mike Malone, Hernando, Miss.; seven grandchildren; a sister, Pansy Deckard, Terre Haute; two brothers, Charles Malone, Washington and Everett Malone, Hammond and a halfbrother, Elwood Griffith, Alva, Fla.
He was also preceded in death by a halfbrother, Vern Griffith.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Good Samaritan Lincoln Trail Hospice.
(Oct. 28, 1998)

CLIFFORD POTTS
ODON-Clifford Potts, 74, died at the Daviess County Hospital Tuesday at 9:07 p.m.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the First Christian Church, Odon. Bro. Richard Crabtree will officiate. Interment will be at the Walnut Hill Cemetery. Odon American Legion and Odon VFW will conduct graveside rites.
Friends may call from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Poindexter-Hall & McClure Funeral Home, Odon and after 10 a.m. on Friday at the church until service time. Odon Masonic Lodge Memorial Service will be at 7 p.m. Thursday.
He was born on July 31, 1924 in Daviess County to Roy Franklin and Elizabeth Caroline (Klein) Potts. He married Phyllis Myers on March 31, 1944 and she preceded him on April 8.
Potts, a 1942 Washington High School graduate, was retired from NSWC Crane and was a First Christian Church, Odon, member. He was a lifelong community resident and Purdue University graduate in 1950. He was also an American Legion, Odon Lions Club, Odon VFW, Masonic Lodge of West Lafayette #724 and Hadi Shrine of Evansville member and Army veteran.
Surviving are his children, Polly Lawyer, Odon; Sandy Hoffman, Bloomfield; Artie Potts, Huntingburg and Jay Potts, Walderton, Ind.; 15 grandchildren; a brother, R. Earl Potts, Pasadena, Calif. and a sister, Lola Williams, Flossmore, Ill.
(Oct. 27, 1998)

GLENDON DIXON, JR.
ODON-Glendon C. Dixon, Jr., 39, died in Indianapolis Saturday.
Graveside services will be at the Maple Grove Cemetery, Brookville, Ind., Thursday at 1 p.m. The Rev. Ray Dixon will officiate.
There will be no visitation.
He was born on July 7, 1959 in Providence, R.I. to the Rev. Glendon (Carl) and Quannah (Scott) Dixon, Norfolk, Va. They survive.
Dixon had various jobs in construction. He was an Army veteran.
Also surviving are his wife, Rita Dixon, Odon; three sons, Glendon Carl Dixon, III, Arley Lee and Matthew Merle Dixon, all of Odon; two sisters, Faith Riehle, Brookville, Ind. and Deborah Aiken, Norfolk, Va. and two brothers, Paul Dixon, Bainbridge, Ind. and Chris Dixon, Brookville.
(Oct. 24, 1998)

RUTH NOLAN
Ruth Clara Nolan, 89, Washington, died at the Daviess County Hospital Extended Care Unit Tuesday at 1:50 a.m. She had been in failing health for a year and seriously ill for three weeks.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Simonís Church with interment in St. Peterís Cemetery. Fr. David Martin will officiate.
Friends may call at the Ed Lee Mortuary from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and after 8 a.m. on Saturday. The Daughters of Isabella will conduct memorial services at 4:30 p.m. Friday. There will be Christian Wake service at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
She was born April 16, 1909 in Daviess County to Edgar and Clara (Walker) Feagans. They preceded her in death. She married Lawrence J. Nolan on July 15, 1930 and he preceded her in death on Aug. 20, 1985.
Nolan, a 1928 Montgomery High School graduate, was an office employee at Indianapolis Reliance Mfg. in her early life. She was a St. Simonís Church member. She was a Legion of Mary, Daughters of Isabella, RSVP, Red Cross Volunteers, Early Morning Club and St. Vincent De Paul member. Also, she was a 4-H Club leader for many years. She was a lifetime community member having attended Barr Township School and Indiana Business College.
Surviving are her children, Rita Marie Schnarr, Loogootee and George R. Nolan, Cannelburg; 12 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; a brother, Earl Feagans, Washington and a sister, Anna Mae Strange, Washington.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and William Feagans and two sisters, Helen Myers and Dorothy OíNeal.
(Oct. 27, 1998)


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 27, 1998
RUTH NOLAN
Ruth Clara Nolan, 89, local resident, died at the Daviess County Hospital this morning at 1:50.
Funeral arrangements are pending at the Ed Lee Mortuary.
(Oct. 27, 1998)

RUBY GOODWIN-STAFFORD
MONROE CITY-Ruby Mae Goodwin-Stafford, 90, died at 12:01 p.m. Monday at the Good Samaritan Hospital.
The funeral will be at the Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway, Vincennes, Friday at 1:30 p.m. The Rev. Ronald Clark will officiate. Burial will be in the Walnut Grove Cemetery, Monroe City.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday.
She was born on Nov. 30, 1907 in Monroe City to Samuel and Esther (Hewitt) Goodwin. They preceded her in death. She married Paul G. Stafford on Feb. 4, 1931 and he survives in Vincennes.
Goodwin-Stafford was a homemaker.
Also surviving are three daughters, Wilma Flory, Batesville, Ind.; Betty Adams, Wheatland and Lois Myers, Hillsdale, Ind.; a sister, Margaret Purcell, Washington; four brothers, Amos Goodwin, Fritchon, Ind.; Joe Goodwin, Vincennes; Hubert Goodwin, Washington and Paul Goodwin, Verne, Ind.; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by five brothers and two sisters.
Memorials may be given to the Walnut Grove Cemetery Association.
(Oct. 26, 1998)

PHILIP CATT
The funeral for Philip J. Catt was at 10:30 a.m. today at the Twin Oaks Church, Petersburg. Interment was at the Willis Cemetery, Petersburg. Bros. Danny Gilley and Barry Whitaker officiated. Pallbearers were: Jeff Stafford, Steve Thomas, Kevin Kluemper, Perry Miller, Tony Loveless and Kerry Thomas.

TONY CHRISTMAS
The funeral for Tony Christmas was at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Gill Chapel. The Rev. Donald Wilson officiated. Interment was in the Sugarland Memory Gardens. Pallbearers were: Chris Fulk, Jim Morning, Steve Edwards, Prent Dinkens, Kevin Evans and Phil Brown.

JOHN SWARTZENTRUBER
The funeral for John Swartzentruber was at 10 a.m. Sunday at Providence Mennonite Church. The Revs. Melvin Paulus, Eddie Graber and Maury Brenneman officiated.
Pallbearers were: Kenneth Swartzentruber Jr., Donald Swartzentruber, Kevin Swartzentruber, Brad Swartzentruber, Brian Swartzentruber, Tim Swartzentruber, Jon Miller, Alex Knepp, Andreí Knepp and Bobby Crisenbery.


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 26, 1998
PHILIP CATT
PETERSBURG-Philip J. Catt, 21, died at 3:44 a.m. following an automobile accident on Hwy. 356 in Petersburg Saturday.
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Twin Oaks Church, Petersburg. Interment will be at the Willis Cemetery, Petersburg. Bro. Danny Gilley will officiate.
Visitation will be at the Harris Funeral Home tonight from 3 to 8 and Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. until services at the church.
He was born on April 30, 1977 in Evansville to Fred and Doris Ann (Perry) Catt. They survive in Petersburg.
Catt, a 1995 Pike Central High School graduate, worked at Jasper Engine and Transmission. He also attended Twin Oaks Church, Petersburg.
Also surviving are a sister, Elizabeth Trejo, Carmel, Ind. and his grandparents, Robert and Mabel Perry, Petersburg.
(Oct. 24, 1998)

JAMES MURDOCH
EVERGREEN PARK, Ill.-James Gordon Murdoch, 74, former local resident, died at the Oaklawn (Ill.) Hospital Friday at 11:30 p.m. He had been in failing health for several years.
There will be cremation and a memorial service in Washington at a date to be announced later. Ed Lee Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
He was born on Sept. 18, 1924 in Washington to Earl H. and Helen Elizabeth (Gordon) Murdoch. They preceded him in death.
Murdoch, a Washington Catholic High School graduate, attended Purdue University and also St. Meinrad Seminary. He had served in the US Army in Europe during World War II. He had lived in Illinois for several years. He was also a St. Simonís Church member while he was a Washington resident.
Surviving are a brother, William ìBillî Murdoch, Lake Havasu City, Ariz. and a sister, Margie Finn, Louisville, Ky.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Mary Jo Jones.
(Oct. 23, 1998)

DELBERT BRUNSON
CHILLICOTHE-Delbert A. ìDelî Brunson, 84, died at 10:40 p.m. Saturday at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Chillicothe City Cemetery. Davison-Fulton Anderson Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
There will be no visitation.
He was born on Feb. 20, 1914 in Raglesville to Willard and Stella (Kindred) Brunson. He married Hope Colglazier on Jan. 28, 1939 in Bruceville and she survives.
Brunson worked at Caterpillar Inc. for 36 years, retiring as manager in January 1976. He was a World War II Army veteran. He was also of the Protestant faith.
He was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.
Memorials may be made to an charity.
(Oct. 24, 1998)

CLARA HUDSON
Clara Ann Hudson, 68, 1015 W. Van Trees, died at St. Maryís Medical Center, Evansville, Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Gill Chapel with Bro. Jeff Jones officiating. Interment will be at Sugarland Memory Gardens.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 9 a.m. Wednesday until service time.
She was born on Aug. 31, 1930 in Daviess County to Walter and Emma (Potts) Dodson. She married Gerald L. Hudson on Nov. 14, 1964 and he survives.
Hudson attended Daviess County schools.
Also surviving are a daughter, Patricia Shade, Montgomery; two stepdaughters, Leann Rego and Shelley Rice, both of Washington; two stepsons, Donald R. Hudson, Odon and Raymond Hudson, Indianapolis; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a brother, Thomas Dobson, Washington.
(Oct. 24, 1998)

DAVID CASS
David R. Cass, 41, 214 W. Oak St., died at 12:45 p.m. Friday at the Daviess County Hospital.
The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Gill Chapel with the Rev. Darrin Belcher officiating. Interment will be at the Sugarland Memory Gardens.
Friends may call after 10 a.m. Tuesday until service time.
He was born on Dec. 31, 1956 in Daviess County to Joe and Clara (Baker) Cass. They survive in Washington.
Cass attended North Daviess Schools.
Also surviving are a brother, Danny Joe Cass, Vincennes and a sister, LaDonna Sue Chambers, Elnora.
(Oct. 23, 1998)


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 24, 1998
ALLEN COOK
TELL CITY-Allen C. ìPatî Cook, 80, former area resident, died at 8:15 p.m. Thursday at Beverly Health Care in Tell City.
Funeral services will be at 6 tonight at the Huber Funeral Home, Tell City Chapel. The Rev. Lee Brown will officiate. Burial will be in Lilly Dale Cemetery at Gatchel at a later date.
Friends may call from 2 until service time tonight at the funeral home.
He was born on Sept. 8, 1918 in Perry County to Herbert and Callie (Hutchings) Cook. They preceded him in death. He married Clarina Goffinet on July 6, 1940 at Hawesville, Ky. and she survives.
Cook retired in 1981 from the Indiana State Department of Natural Resources after 27 years of service. He was also a World War II Army veteran.
Also surviving are two sons, Ron Cook, Tell City and Dennis Cook, Radcliff, Ky.; two sisters, Ethel Brock, Phoenix, Ariz. and Sylvia Longest, Corydon, Ind.; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Nora Goffinet and Martha Rice and two brothers, Charles and James Louis Cook.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lilly Dale Cemetery.
(Oct. 22, 1998)

DAVID CASS
David R. Cass, 41, 214 West Oak St., died at 12:45 p.m. Friday at the Daviess County Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Gill Chapel.
(Oct. 23, 1998)

JOHN SWARTZENTRUBER
MONTGOMERY-John W. Swartzentruber, 75, died at 9:55 a.m. Thursday at St. Vincentís Hospital, Indianapolis, following a month-long illness and was in critical condition for two days.
Also, surviving but not listed in the original obituary information Friday are his 24 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Sunday at Providence Mennonite Church. The Revs. Melvin Paulus, Eddie Graber and Maury Brenneman will officiate. Interment will be in the Providence Cemetery.
Friends may call after 4 p.m. today at the church. Gill Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
(Oct. 22, 1998)


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 23, 1998
JOHN SWARTZENTRUBER
MONTGOMERY-John W. Swartzentruber, 75, died at 9:55 a.m. Thursday at St. Vincentís Hospital, Indianapolis, following a month-long illness and was in critical condition for two days.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Sunday at Providence Mennonite Church. The Revs. Melvin Paulus, Eddie Graber and Maury Brenneman will officiate. Interment will be in the Providence Cemetery.
Friends may call after 4 p.m. Saturday at the church. Gill Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
He was born on Sept. 25, 1923 in Daviess County to Aaron and Barbara (Yoder) Swartzentruber. He married Elizabeth Stoll on Dec. 20, 1942 and she survives.
Swartzentruber was a retired farmer and truck driver for D.C. Metal Sales of Cannelburg. He had attended VanBuren Township Schools and was a Providence Mennonite Church member.
Also surviving are three daughters, Mary Lou Knepp and Sue Graber, both of Montgomery and Donna Jean Crisenbery, Galipolis, Ohio; four sons, Kenny and Fred Swartzentruber, both of Washington; P.J. Swartzentruber, Montgomery and Mervin Swartzentruber, Cannelburg; a sister, Frannie Gingerich, Odon and a brother, Pete Swartzentruber, Odon.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Shirley Miller; a son, Curtis Swartzentruber; a sister, Rose Gingerich and two brothers, Ben and Jake Swartzentruber.

(Oct. 22, 1998)
ALICE TAYLOR
Funeral services for Alice B. Taylor were at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Ed Lee Mortuary. Frs. David Martin and Kenneth Walker officiated. Interment was in St. Johnís Cemetery.


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 22, 1998
TONY CHRISTMAS
Tony Lee Christmas, 39, 1705 North St., died at his residence Wednesday.
The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Gill Chapel. Interment will be in the Sugarland Memory Gardens.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday.
He was born on Jan. 7, 1959 in Greenfield, Ind. to Lofton Lee and Edna Frances (Burchett) Christmas. They survive at Rt. 1, Box 614.
Christmas was a self-employed spray painter. He had attended Washington Schools and was a 1977 South Knox High School graduate.
Also surviving are a daughter, Niccole Diane Emery, Ft. Cannon, N.M.; a son, Joshua Ryan Christmas, Washington; a sister, Tyann Fulk, Worington, Ind. and a brother, Tim Christmas, Wheatland.
(Oct. 21, 1998)

ALBERT SIPES
The funeral services for Albert C. Sipes, Shoals, were conducted Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Queen-Lee Funeral Home, Shoals. Bro. Ken Jurgens officiated.
Interment was in the Mt. Union Cemetery. Graveside military rites were conducted by the Shoals American Legion.
American Legion members were: Lee Harding, chaplain; sgt. of arms, John Ramsey; color guard, Herb Sherfick and Sherman Wininger; colorbearers, Hubert Nickerson and Leroy Lewis; flag folders, Bill Lee and Bill Farrell; firing squad, Charles F. Sorrells, Don Brown, Harley Bratton, Whitey Hawkins, Tom Harder, Wayne Brett, Paul Harder and Joe Bratton and bugler, Sherry Gallian.
Pallbearers were: Derik Sipes, Dalton Jackman, Richard Summers, Rick Gibson, Richard Sipes, Harry Smith, Jock Jorden and Bob Brett. Honorary pallbearers were: Trenton Wininger, Jordan Toy, Bradley Wininger and Alayna Toy.

CAROLE SUTTON
The funeral for Carole J. Sutton was at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Harris Funeral Home, Petersburg. The Rev. Marla Thorne-Weller officiated. Interment was in the Walnut Hill Cemetery, Petersburg.


Obituaries and Funerals Oct. 21, 1998
DORIS ETIENNE
MAGNET, Ind.-Doris A. Etienne, 61, died of cancer Monday afternoon at the Perry County Memorial Hospital.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Oct. 31 at St. Augustine Church.
There will be no visitation at the Huber Funeral Home Tell City Chapel.
Etienne was a self-employed beautician, an St. Augustine Catholic Church member in Leopold and a 1955 Oil Township High School graduate.
Surviving are her husband of 42 years, Bernard; a daughter, Jennifer Betz, Schnellville; three sons, Burke, Tell City; Kevin, Branchville and Scot, Magnet and 10 grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the church, American Cancer Society or Perry County Memorial Hospital Home Health Hospice.
(Oct. 19, 1998)

ADA SEARS
BROWNSBURG, Ind.-Ada Hatfield Sears, 98, formerly of Indianapolis and Elnora, died at 8:25 p.m. Monday at the Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Anderson-Poindexter Sandborn Chapel. The Rev. Jerry Jensen will officiate with interment at the Elnora Fairview Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday.
She was born on Oct. 19, 1900 in Warsaw, Ind. to William and Ann (Stevicks) Hatfield. They preceded her in death. She married Clarence ìC.N.î Sears in 1925 and he preceded her in death in 1963.
Sears was a homemaker, Indiana Bell Telephone operator at South Bend and postmaster in Elnora. She retired in 1962. She was a member of the Elnora United Methodist Church, Order of Eastern Star, Republican Precinct Committee person for 50 years in Daviess County and Sagamore of the Wabash. She had lived in Brownsburg since 1991.
Surviving are a son, Thomas M. Sears II, Speedway; a daughter, Joan May (Sears) Stingely, Federal Way, Wash.; two grandchildren; a stepgrandchild; six great-grandchildren and two stepgreat-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a son, a grandson, two brothers and three sisters.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross.
(Oct. 19, 1998)


Obituaries & Funerals for Oct. 20, 1998
ALICE TAYLOR
Alice B. Taylor, 82, formerly of 301 SE 15th St., died at the Eastgate Manor Nursing Home Tuesday at 7:15 a.m. He had been failing in health for several months and seriously ill for a few hours.
The funeral will at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Ed Lee Mortuary. Fr. David Martin will officiate with interment in St. Johnís Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Ed Lee Mortuary from 9 a.m. until service time on Thursday.
She was born on July 17, 1916 in Washington to George and Florence (Doyle) Cosgrove. They preceded her in death. She married William ìBillî Taylor and he preceded her in death on Nov. 27, 1994.
Taylor was a homemaker, lifetime community member and was educated at St. Simonís Academy. She was also a St. Simonís Church member.
Surviving are two nieces: Judith A. Davis, Ft. Wayne and Susan Johnson, Versailles, Ky.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Pius Cosgrove.
(Oct. 20, 1998)

ALMA BENGE
Funeral services for Alma Jane Benge were conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at the Ed Lee Mortuary with Fr. Lowell Will officiating. Interment was in St. Johnís Cemetery. Pallbearers were: Wesley and Christopher Groves, Fred Melton, Harry Sims, Tom Sumner, Jr. and Jim Queen.

CAROLYN PACK
The funeral for Carolyn L. Pack was at 11 a.m. Monday at The Word of Life Church, Bicknell. The Revs. John Moreland and Tim Hacker and Dave Cullen officiated. Interment was in the Bicknell Memorial Cemetery. The McClure Funeral Home, Bicknell, was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were: Nicholas Pack, Kyle Burgess, Cody Burgess, Sean Irvine, Christian Irvine and Jason Irvine.

CHARLES GUY
The funeral mass for Charles L. Guy, Loogootee, was Monday at St. John Catholic Church. Fr. Frank Renner officiated. Pallbearers were: Steve Elkins, Sr., Steve Elkins, Jr., Chad Guy, Matt Guy, Travor Guy and Paul Butler. Interment was in St. Johnís Cemetery, where the Loogootee American Legion conducted military graveside rites.
American Legion members serving were: chaplain, Glenn Arvin; color guard, Pop Nolley and Bob Brather; color bearers, Harry Wagoner and John Hagerty; flag folders, Virgil Harper and Wayne Burch; sgt. at arms, Howard Trambaugh and bugler, Wayne Burch.


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