Miscellaneous Hardin County, KY Obituaries - 2001

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Winifred Fallis Armes
Winifred Fallis Armes, 81, of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001, at North Hardin Health and Rehab Center in Radcliff.
A native of Louisville, she was a 50-year resident of Elizabethtown. She served as executive secretary to the Surgeon General of Ireland Army Hospital at Fort Knox from 1941 to 1975. A graduate of Shawnee High School and Spencerian Business College, she was awarded the higest medal for state championship in both typing and shorthand.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther A. and Mae Emma Larkin Armes; two brothers, Ray W. Armes and Robert A. Armes; and a sister, Joan A. Neagli.
Survivors include three sisters, Sammie Tinnell and Lois Lawrence, both of Houston, and Martha Armes of New York; and a brother, George F. Armes of San Jose, Calif.
The funeral was Saturday at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church. Burial was in St. Louis Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Cabbage Patch Settlement, 1413 S. 6th Street, Louisville, KY 40208.
Ratterman Funeral Home in Louisville was in charge of arrangements.

Bertha Rudell Bogue
Bertha Rudell Bogue, 80, of Munfordville, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2001, at Caverna Memorial Hospital.
She was a native of LaRue County.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Thomas and Rudell Dixon Bogue; a brother, R.S. (Jack) Bogue; and a half brother, Arthur Bogue.
Survivors include a nephew, Bradley Bogue of Munfordville; and a sister-in-law, Christine Bogue of Munfordville.
A graveside service was Saturday at Sonora Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Gideons International.
Sego Funeral Home in Munfordville was in charge of arrangements.

Jack Cothern
Jack Cothern, 73, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Boston, Ky., died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
A native of Bullitt County, he was a retired painter for Cothern Brothers Painting.
Survivors include his wife, Mae Hefley Cothern; two daughters, Donna Holbert and Beverly Brown, both of Elizabethtown; two sons, Jackie Cothern of Boston, Ky., and Gary Cothern of Bardstown; a brother, Virgil Cothern of Lebanon Junction; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
The funeral is 2 p.m. today at Kappel Funeral Home Boston Chapel with the Rev. James Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Boston Christian Church Cemetery.
Visitation continues at 10 a.m. today at the funeral home.

Sylvia Sanders Davis
Sylvia Sanders Davis, 42, of Aurora, Ill., died Friday, Oct. 26, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
She was a flight attendant for United Airlines and a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John T. Sanders.
Survivors include a son, Samuel M. Richardson II of Elizabethtown; her parents, Bonnie and John Sanders of Elizabethtown; a brother, Thomas D. Sanders of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; two sisters, Cynthia N. Sanders of Pittsburgh and Jacqueline F. Valentine of Elizabethtown; and her fiance, Samuel R. Richardson of Aurora, Ill.
The funeral is 1 p.m. Wednesday at New Hope Baptist Church with the Rev. B.T. Bishop officiating. Burial will be in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Percell & Sons Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

Maria Veneranda Dugger
Maria Veneranda Dugger, 66, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Oct. 26, 2001.
A native of Spain, she was a retired Fort Knox employee.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister.
Survivors include her husband, Bob Lauderbaugh; two sons, Carlos Dugger of Elizabethtown and Albin Dugger of Kindleville, Ind.; two daughters, Susan Hill of Elizabethtown and Esther Hensley of Cecilia; a brother; two sisters; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
The funeral is 2 p.m. Monday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with the Rev. Elmer Varnadore officiating. Burial will be in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is after 2 p.m. today and after 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Mary Jewel Miller Givens
Mary Jewel Miller Givens, 87, of Leitchfield, died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2001, in Leitchfield.
She attended Old Time Holiness Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Frasier Givens; her parents, Charles B. and Myrtle Dudgeon Miller; two brothers; and two sisters.
Survivors include a daughter, Gladys Clemons of Leitchfield; two sons, Charles Micheal Givens and Delma Givens, both of Leitchfield; a brother, Virgil "Pete" Miller of Leitchfield; a sister, Rena Dennis of Hardin Springs; three grandchildren; a stepgrandson; and six great-grandchildren.
The funeral is 1 p.m. Central time Tuesday at Rogers Funeral Home in Clarkson with the Rev. Jimmy Douthitt officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hebron Cemetery.
Visitation is after 11 a.m. Central time Monday at the funeral home.

Dorothy Downey Hervey
Dorothy Downey Hervey, 82, of Radcliff, died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2001, at her residence.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray E. Hervey; her parents, David W. Downey and Ella B. Downey; two sisters, Garnett Stiltner and Sarah M. Clemmons; and two brothers, David W. Downey Jr. and Merlin F. Downey.
Survivors include a sister, Nina E. Morris of Clifton Forge, Va.; and a special friend, Margaret Manini of Radcliff.
There will be no services.
Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove is in charge of arrangements.

Viola K. Ladlee
Viola K. Ladlee, 95, of Crescent Hill, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2001, at Mount Holly Nursing Center.
She was a member of Audubon Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Maime Graf Roehr.
Survivors include a daughter, Juanita Perry of Eastview; two grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 18 great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service is 1 p.m. Monday at St. Stephens Cemetery.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Evergreen Funeral Home, 4623 Preston Highway.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Audubon Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 4239 Illinois Ave., Louisville, KY 40217.
Schoppenhorst, Underwood & Brooks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Loetta Peters Miller
Loetta Peters Miller, 73, of Eastview, died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
A native of Hardin County, she was a homemaker and a member of the Fairfield Community Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Ruby Peters; her husband, Wilfie Miller; a son, Wesley Peters; four brothers, Charles Peters, Silven Peters, Edward Peters and Hilary Peters; and two sisters, Dorothy Dickman and Valarie Townsen.
Survivors include four sons, Marshall Peters, Tony Peters and Burton Miller, all of Eastview, and Doug Miller of Leitchfield; two daughters, Judy Sandifer and Shirley Peters, both of Cecilia; two brothers, Stanley Peters of Cecilia and Louie Peters of Elizabethtown; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The funeral is 3 p.m. Monday at Fairfield Community Baptist Church in Eastview with the Rev. Freddy Vertrees and the Rev. Ernest Smothers officiating. Burial will be in the Fairfield Church Cemetery.
Visitation continues from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

Sylvia Sanders Davis
Sylvia Sanders Davis, 42, a native of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Oct. 26, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
She was a flight attendant for United Airlines based in Chicago and was a member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Radcliff.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John T. Sanders Jr.
Survivors include a son, Samuel M. Richardson II of Elizabethtown; her parents, John T. and Bonnie J. Sanders of Elizabethtown; a brother, Thomas D. Sanders of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; two sisters, Cynthia M. Sanders of Pittsburgh, Pa., and J. Faye Valentine of Elizabethtown; and her fiance, Samuel M. Richardson of Aurora, III.
The funeral is 1 p.m. Wednesday at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 1591 Hill Street, Radcliff, with the Rev. B.T. Bishop officiating. Burial will be in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is from 6 to 9 p.m. today at Percell & Sons Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

Florence Patricia 'Mamaw' Gutierrez
Florence Patricia "Mamaw" Gutierrez, 78, of Macon, Ga., died Monday, Oct. 22, 2001, at Macon Northside Hospital.
A native of Greenbush, Kan, she lived in Elizabethtown for 13 years before retiring in 1979 from a self-employed upholstery business and moving to Macon. She did volunteer work at the St. Peter Claver Pre-School for several years and was a parishoner of Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Macon.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Nickolas Rodriguez Gutierrez.
Survivors include six children, Bonnie A. Vessels of Forsyth, Ga., William V. Gutierrez of Moyers, Okla., Stephen K. Gutierrez of Elizabethtown, Patricia L. Peters and Maria L. Gutierrez, both of Macon, and Nickolas L. Gutierrez of Bradenton, Fla.; four sisters, Margarite Westoff and Katheryn Jacquinot, both of Girard, Kan., Marie Horsch of Wellington, Kan., and Jeanie Sullivan of Wichita, Kan.; 14 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
The Memorial Mass was Oct. 24 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Macon with Father Samuel Zebon and Father Brett Brannen officiating. Burial was in St. James Catholic Cemetery in Elizabethtown.
Crest Lawn Funeral Home in Macon was in charge of arrangements.

Dorothea S. Long
Dorothea S. Long, 84, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Uniontown, died Sunday, Oct. 28, 2001, at her home.
A native of Hornersville, Mo., she was a retired Fort Knox Civil Service employee and attended Vine Grove Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James C. Long; and her parents, Elmer Lee and Emma Frances Stoddard.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, James Christopher and Shirley Long of Elizabethtown; a sister, Phyllis Zacherle of Sarasota, Fla.; and three stepgrandchildren.
There is no service.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.
Expressions of sympathy may be in the form of contributions to Hospice of Central Kentucky.

James Norman Rogers
James Norman Rogers, 76, of New Haven, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2001, at Colonial Health Rehab in Bardstown.
A native of Nelson County, he was a retired self-employed painter and a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven, the St. Catherine Alter Society and the Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Effie Cecil Rogers; four brothers, George Rogers, Joe Rogers, Ivo Rogers and Victor Rogers; and two sisters, Addie Hurst and Sudie Alvey.
Survivors include his wife, Eva Jean Medley Rogers; three sons, Jerry Hurst of New Haven and Jimmy Rogers and Johnny Rogers, both of Bardstown; two daughters, Susie Beam and Judy Dant, both of Lexington; a sister, Pauline "Boonie" Rogers SCN of Louisville; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
The Mass of Christian Burial is noon Wednesday at St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven with the Rev. Clarence J. Howard officiating. Burial will be in St. Catherine Church Cemetery in New Haven.
Visitation is from 1 to 9 p.m. today and will continue at 9 a.m. Wednesday at William R. Rust Funeral Home in New Haven. Rosary prayers will be at 4 p.m. and prayers will be 5 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the St. Catherine Cemetery Fund or the St. Catherine Bereavement Fund.

Eva Chloe 'Woods' Smith
Eva Chloe "Woods" Smith, 82, of West Point, died Sunday, Oct. 28, 2001, at Kindred Hospital in Louisville.
A native of Elizabethton, Tenn., she was a member of Siam Baptist Church in Siam, Tenn.
Survivors include a son, Thomas W. Smith Jr. of New Haven; three daughters, Elena Dejarnette of Guston, Nikki Newcom of Crestwood and Jean Pettitt of West Point; a sister, Minnie Reese of Siam, Tenn.; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Wednesday at W.G. Hardy Funeral Home, 10907 Dixie Highway, Louisville, with burial in the Bethany Cemetery.
Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the American Heart Association or the Alzheimer Association.

John R. Coffman Jr.
John Richard Coffman Jr., 76, of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2001, at Springfield Nursing Home.
A native of Hardin County, he was a World War II veteran who served in the Navy. He worked as a foreman for the city of Elizabethtown for 49 years and was a volunteer firefighter for 20 years with the Elizabethtown Fire Department.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Magdaline DeVore Coffman; a stepdaughter, Martha Elizabeth Shue; his parents, John Richard Sr. and Josie Margaret Dale Coffman; two brothers, Thomas and Samuel Coffman; and a sister, Lillie Mae Durham.
Survivors include three sisters, Anna Bell Grimes of Glendale, Martha Dillard of Rineyville and Elizabeth Ree Rogers of Louisville; and a niece, Lois Grimes of Elizabethtown, who was a special caregiver.
The funeral is 3 p.m. Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with the Rev. Rick Trumbo officiating. Burial will be in Elizabethtown City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5:30 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

James Wendell Blanton
James Wendell Blanton, 65, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
A native of Edmonson County, he owned and operated Blanton Auto Sales. He was a member of Concord Missionary Baptist Church in Hart County.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harlan and Dora Vencent Blanton; three sisters, Juanita Blanton, Julia Blanton and Nadine Du Val; three brothers, Wayne Blanton, Bryant Blanton and Byra Blanton; and a stepgrandchild.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Bryant Blanton; three daughters, Beverly Bennett and Wendy Daugherty, both of Elizabethtown, and Vickie McCarty of Wilmington, Ohio; two stepsons, Clint Fulkerson of Elizabethtown and Glenn Fulkerson of Cecilia; two brothers, Carlton Blanton of Cecilia and Shelton Blanton of Rineyville; two sisters, Anita Varnadore of Elizabethtown and Burnise Hall of Greer, S.C.; five grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Thursday at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with the Rev. Charles Stanton officiating. Burial will be in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Jess W. Warfield
Jess W. Warfield, 83, of Jackson, Tenn., died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2001, at Northbrook Health Care Center.
He was retired from the Crossett, Ark., public school system where he had been maintenance supervisor. He was a member of Woodland Baptist Church in Jackson and was a 32nd degree Mason of the Crossett, Ark., Lodge.
Survivors include his wife, Geneva Warfield; a sister, Willie Hildreth of Eddyville; and a brother, Leon Warfield of Kuttawa.
The funeral is 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Woodland Baptist Church in Jackson. Burial will be in Forest Hill East Funeral Home in Memphis.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Woodland Baptist Church Building Fund.

Robert Leon Bland
Robert Leon Bland, 94, of Leitchfield, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2001, at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield.
A native of Hardin County, he served on the Leitchfield City Council and Utilities Commission. He was a member of Leitchfield Lodge #236 F&AM and the Leitchfield United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hardy and Anna Avery Bland; his wife, Ruth Robinson Bland; a son, Robert Bland; and a brother, Homer Bland.
Survivors include two sisters, Wilma Patterson and Pauline Boyd, both of Elizabethtown; and three granddaughters, Lori Bland Manus, Beth Bland Day and Julie Bland Pyrdum, all of Nashville, Tenn.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Central time Thursday at Watson and Hunt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Burial will be in Leitchfield Memory Gardens.
Visitation is from 1 to 4 p.m. Central time and 6 to 8 p.m. Central time today at the funeral home.

James Wendell Blanton
James Wendell Blanton, 65, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
A native of Edmonson County, he owned and operated Blanton Auto Sales. He was a member of Concord Missionary Baptist Church in Hart County.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harlan and Dora Vincent Blanton; three sisters, Juanita Blanton, Julia Blanton and Nadine Du Val; three brothers, Wayne Blanton, Bryant Blanton and Byra Blanton; and a stepgrandchild.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Bryant Blanton; three daughters, Beverly Burnett and Wendy Daugherty, both of Elizabethtown, and Vickie McCarty of Wilmington, Ohio; two stepsons, Clint Fulkerson of Elizabethtown and Glenn Fulkerson of Cecilia; two brothers, Carlton Blanton of Cecilia and Shelton Blanton of Rineyville; two sisters, Anita Varnadore of Elizabethtown and Bernice Hall of Greer, S.C.; five grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a stepgreat-grandchild.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Thursday at Manakee Funeral Home in Elizabethtown with the Rev. Charles Stanton officiating. Burial will be in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Jordan Ray Farris
Jordan Ray Farris, infant son of Kevin and Rebecca Pearson Farris of Elizabethtown, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, the Rev. Samuel Farris.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by two brothers, Joshua Farris and Jeffrey Farris of Elizabethtown; a sister, Jessica Farris of Elizabethtown; his grandparents, Irvin and Brenda Pearson, and Ann Farris, all of Elizabethtown.
There will be a graveside service at 2 p.m. today at Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Raleigh Bostic officiating.
Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of arrangements.

Gale Edward Larsen
Gale Edward Larsen, 54, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
Arrangements are incomplete at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

Jenny French Prewitt
Jenny French Prewitt, 56, of Hodgenville, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at the University of Louisville Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur M. Prewitt, and her father, Cooper French.
Survivors include two daughters, Kira Prewitt-Eddy of Lexington and Katherine Prewitt of Hodgenville; a stepson, Curtis Prewitt of Louisville; her mother, Verdie Howell French of Hodgenville; three sisters, Helen Friend of Hodgenville, Pat Vance of Magnolia and Ruby Schiller of Ohio; two brothers, Jack French of Hodgenville and J.T. French of Campbellsville; and five grandchildren.
The funeral is 1 p.m. Thursday at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville with the Rev. Gerald Gardner officiating. Burial will be in Mount Tabor Cemetery near Buffalo.
Visitation begins at 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Brian Matthew Sutton
Brian Matthew Sutton, 40, of Tucson, Ariz., died Friday, Nov. 2, 2001, in Tucson.
He was born in Fort Knox and lived in Hardin County for quite a few years. He was an aircraft mechanic, and he enjoyed camping and fishing.
Survivors include his wife, Angela Sutton; his mother, Bernadette Sutton of Tucson; and a brother, Mike Sutton of Evergreen, Colo.
Heather Mortuary in Tucson was in charge of arrangements.

Gale Edward Larsen
Gale Edward Larsen, 54, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
A native of Trenton, N.J., he was a member of College Heights United Methodist Church and the Emmaus Community. He served in the Air Force during the Vietnam era, and he worked for the city of Elizabethtown for 25 years.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edward C. Larsen.
Survivors include his wife, Margie Lamkins Larsen; a son, Alex Larsen of Elizabethtown; a daughter, Katie Larsen of Elizabethtown; his mother, Muriel Puryea Larsen of Elizabethtown; and a sister, Denise Gooley of Champlain, N.Y.
There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday at College Heights United Methodist Church with the Rev. Michael Morrissey, the Rev. Sherry Morrissey and the Rev. Garland Hawkins officiating.
Visitation is from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown. The body was cremated.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to cancer research.

Sid C. Rogers
Sid C. Rogers, 67, of Clarkson, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at his residence.
He was the retired owner and operator of Rogers Funeral Home in Clarkson
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ben L. Rogers and Ruth Waters Rogers.
Survivors include two daughters, Bonny Rogers Jarrell of Beckley, W. Va., and Judith Ritchart of St. Paul, Minn.; two sons, Barry Rogers of Richmond, Va., and Ted Rogers of Louisville; a special friend, Mary Sue Helm of Louisville; the mother of his children, Mary Jane Rogers of Louisville; and seven grandchildren.
The funeral is 1:30 p.m. Central time Saturday at Clarkson Methodist Church with burial in Clarkson Cemetery.
Visitation is from noon to 9 p.m. Central time Friday at Rogers Funeral Home in Clarkson.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, the American Diabetes Association or the charity of the donor's choice.

Denis Tuohy
Denis Tuohy, 67, of West Point, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Nortons Southwest Hospital in Louisville.
A native of Tipperary, Ireland, he was a member of I.B.E.W. Local #369, American Legion Post #148, St. Vincent DePaul and St. Patrick Catholic Church. He was an electrician with I.B.E.W. Local #369.
Survivors include his wife, Carla L. Lile Tuohy; a son, Denis W. Tuohy; a daughter, Tamara R. Fuson of Elizabethtown; three brothers, Liam Tuohy, Jim Tuohy and Joe Tuohy; and seven grandchildren.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Friday at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Louisville. Burial will be in Garnettsville Cemetery.
Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. today and from noon to 3 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Hardy Funeral Home Valley Chapel.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Vincent DePaul.

Ray Tyson
Ray Tyson, 86, of Vine Grove, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
He was a chief tax auditor for the state of Wyoming and was a 4-Degree member of the Catholic Knights of Columbus, Father Diemert Council, an avid fly fisherman in Wyoming and a life-long gardener. He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
He was preceded in death by a son, Louis Raymond Tyson; two sisters, Mary Jane Heiman and Sue Amen; and a grandson.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Tyson; two sons, Geoffrey Noel Tyson and Mark Tyson, both of Cheyenne, Wyo.; a daughter, Ann Sipes of Flaherty; a sister, Patricia Moncini of Seattle; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Friday at St. Brigid Catholic Church in Vine Grove with the Rev. Roy Dentinger officiating. Burial will be in St. Brigid Cemetery.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today and will continue at 10 a.m. Friday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove. There will be a prayer service at 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.


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