• Terre Haute

    AVELIS, Helen Mary Jan 26, 1919 – Sep 21, 2018

    Helen Mary Eckerman Avelis, 99, of Terre Haute passed away quietly in her sleep September 21, 2018. Born Helen Mary Eckerman on January 26, 1919 to Edward Eugene Eckerman and Honora Haring Eckerman in Terre Haute. She was preceded in death by her three siblings, Edward Henry Eckerman, Catherine Rose Eckerman Adam and Lewis John Eckerman. Helen Mary was a lifelong member of St. Benedict's Parish, sang in the choir and was a member of the Altar Society. She was a graduate of St. Benedict's School, Laboratory School and Indiana State Teachers College, where she was homecoming queen of 1939. She was married to John Avelis from 1943 until his…

  • Franklin,  Greenwood

    Gerald Dennis Williams

    Gerald Dennis Williams, 79, of Greenwood, IN passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Aspen Trace Health and Living in Greenwood, IN. He was born July 12, 1939 in Ada, Minnesota to Harold Matthew Williams and Eleanor Hilda (Anderson Williams) Williams. He had been a mechanical engineer for many years. Survivors include his children Scott Williams (Robin Woody) of Buckhannon, WV, Jill (Williams) Heacox (Mark) of Greenwood, IN, and Steven Williams (Laura Monson Williams) of Greenwood, IN; grandchildren Andrew Williams (Lydia Strader Williams), Jordan (Williams) Kessler (Bo), Hannah Williams, Natalie Williams, Jared Williams, Blake Williams, Emily Williams, and Eric Williams; great grandchildren Meredith Williams and Eliana Williams; siblings Don Williams…

  • Terre Haute

    CONGER, Jeemy Sep 28, 1993 – Sep 19, 2018

    INDIANAPOLIS – Jeremy R. Conger, 24, formerly of Terre Haute, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. He was born Sept. 28, 1993, in Terre Haute. He worked in construction. He was the kind of person that would help you if you needed it. Jeremy loved working on vehicles and had a thirst for extreme sports and adrenaline. Jeremy is survived by son, Jeremy R. Conger Jr.; his companion of eight years, Lynda Jo Jeffrey; parents, James and Michelle (Porter) Conger; brother, James Allen (Desiree Kennedy) Conger; maternal grandparents, Greg and Deborah Porter; paternal grandparents, Andy and Glenna Knight; uncle, Frank Porter; aunts, Rebecca Flowers and Samantha McClard; as well…