• Carmel,  Indianapolis,  Westfield,  Zionsville

    James Richard Penman

    James Richard Penman passed away peacefully in his residence at Marquette Manor, Indianapolis, Indiana on January 7, 2018. Mr. Penman was born in Brazil, Indiana to parents Ruth Nance and James C. Penman on April 2, 1925. He is preceded in death by his parents, his baby brother John, and his beloved wife Virginia. James attended Episcopal High School in Washington, D.C. and graduated from Brazil High School in 1943.  A member of the “Greatest Generation” he honorably served his country in the US Navy during World War II and the US Marine Corps during the Korean War. He graduated from both Southwest Junior College in Macomb, Mississippi, where he…

  • Vevay

    Harold Sims

    Mr. Harold R. Sims, age 93, of Vevay, Indiana, was the first son of a southern preacher. He was born September 27, 1924 to Alfred E. Sims and Grace (Firebaugh) Sims during their ministry in Chest …

  • Vevay

    Maxine Erickson

    Mrs. Maxine Louise (Krachey) Erickson, age 98, of Bear Branch, Indiana, was born on July 2, 1919 in Wales, North Dakota and passed away at 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at the Swiss Villa N …

  • Alamosa

    Linton Bowers

    Valley resident Linton Charles Bowers, 88, passed away on January 9, 2018. He was born on February 26, 1929 in Ottawa, Illinois. Linton served in the United States Army and was stationed in Kor …

  • Mooresville

    Susie Doughty

    Susie L. (Ash) Doughty, 99, of Mooresville, passed away peacefully on January 9, 2018. She was born to William J. and Ethel Mae (Gresham) Ash on October 14, 1918 in Eckerty, IN. Susie grew up …

  • Huntington County

    Betty Fisher,

    Betty A. Fisher, age 81, of Huntington, died at 10:19 a.m. Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. A gathering of family and friends will be from 5 – 7 p.m. Saturday, January 13, 2018 at The Salvation Army, 1424 East Market Street, Huntington, Indiana. Preferred memorials are to The Salvation Army of Huntington County, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington, Indiana, 46750. Betty was born on July 28, 1936 in Huntington County, the daughter of Jame…

  • Martinsville

    Margaret “Liz” Elizabeth Montgomery,

    Margaret Elizabeth “Liz” Montgomery, 76, of Martinsville, passed peacefully from this earthly life on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at her home. She was born in Tompkinsville, Kentucky on April 19, 1941. She was one of 13 children born to the late Hubert “Bud” and Lona Lee (Spears) Finley. Liz was a factory worker and had previously worked at several factories in the area. Most recently, she worked in the distribution department at the Martinsville Reporter Times. She married her best friend, Dani…

  • Knightstown,  New Castle

    Barbara Ann Stover

    Barbara Ann Stover, 89, of New Castle passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at her home. She was born November 28, 1928 in Bedford, IN to the late Glen and Eva Marie (Holmes) Byers. She was a member of the South Memorial Drive Church of God where she had taught Sunday school to various ages for many years. Barbara had served on various boards and had been a choir member. Barbara was famous for her delicious homemade pies and noodles. She is survived by four daughters: Sharon Kay (Richard) Wit…

  • Palmyra

    Bernard Victor Beauchemin

    Corydon: Bernard Victor Beauchemin, age 78 passed away peacefully at home, Wednesday, January 3, 2018. He was born December 27, 1939 in Clarksville, NH to Louis and Una (Ferguson) Beauchemin who preceded him in death. Bernard grew up in Pittsburg, NH and after graduation he served in the Air Force from 1961-1968 during the Vietnam War. After leaving the military he moved to Indiana in 1970 and went to work as a Federal Employee Accountant at Fort Knox where he worked for 25 years, retiring in 1998. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends and adored his grandchildren. He loved being outdoors, bird watching, puzzles and he enjoyed a…

  • Carmel,  Indianapolis,  Westfield,  Zionsville

    Bella Albano

    Bella Albano, 80, of Noblesville, IN, formerly of Washington, PA died peacefully on Saturday, January 6, 2018. She was born December 30, 1937 in Bishop, PA, a daughter of the late Primo DePaoli and Thresa Nicola Petro. After graduating from Canonsburg High School in 1955, Bella proudly served in the United States Army from 1956 to 1959 and was stationed in Germany. On March 7, 1964 Bella married Frank “Skip” Albano who died on April 8, 1995. Bella worked in the family businesses, Albano’s Produce and Frank Anthony’s Produce. She later worked in the Medical Records Department at the Washington Hospital. Bella will be missed by her three daughters Thresa…

  • Carmel,  Indianapolis,  Westfield,  Zionsville

    Mr. Shirley Ray Harber

    Mr. Shirley Ray Harber, 79, of Fountaintown, passed away on January 6, 2018. Ray was born on December 17, 1938 in Livingston, KY to the late Lorine Betrice Riddell Harber and Arthur Jenkins Harber. He worked for Beech Grove Shops Railroad for 6 years, and retired from Ford Motor Company after 37 years of loyal service. Ray was an animal lover mainly horses and dogs, he had a strong work ethic, he was a kind and caring man, and loved his family dearly. Ray is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Milford Eugene Harber, Robert Harber, and Floyd Harber. He is survived by his wife of 18 years, Brenda…