• Wingate

    Nancy Ann Thayer | 09/28/2018

    View The Obituary For Nancy Ann Thayer. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Nancy Ann Thayer on this permanent online memorial presented by Family & Friends Funeral Home.

  • Hendricks County

    MASTEN, Dennis May 5, 1951 – Sep 26, 2018

    Dennis W. Masten, 67, of Plainfield passed away on Sept. 26, 2018 in Plainfield Healthcare Center. Denny was born on May 5, 1951 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late Sanders W. and Rosemary Soots Masten. He worked in the cafeteria at Public Service Indiana and was a self-employed barber. He was a member of the Plainfield Christian Church. Denny enjoyed ceramics, water aerobics and flowers. Survivors include his wife Linda Hawks Masten. Sisters: Patricia Shelton and Sandra Masten. Niece: April Edwards Nephews: Scott Cooper and Brad Sugars. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Sept. 29, 2018 at Plainfield Christian Church with Rev Tim Gephart officiating. Burial will…

  • Zionsville

    HOLMAN, Dalton James undefined, 1937 – undefined, 2018

    Dalton James Holman, 81, of Zionsville passed away Sept. 26, 2018, peacefully at home. Dalton was born April 20, 1937, a son of the late Elmer and Lois Holman (Reeves). He married Judith Stocton on Oct. 5, 1957. He graduated from Heath High School in Paducah, Kentucky. He worked for Eli Lilly, retiring after 37 years of working in shipping and distribution. He was a good man, a loving father to 4 daughters and loved spending time with his family more than anything. He enjoyed trains, fishing, woodworking and gardening. He and Judy loved to travel, taking several trips to places such as France, Germany, Ireland, Austria, Switzerland and all…

  • Carmel,  Indianapolis,  Westfield,  Zionsville

    Carol Jean Benell

    Carol Jean Benell, 61 of Westfield, passed away Wednesday September 26, 2018. She was born on July 4, 1957 in Terre Haute, IN to the late Mary Elizabeth and Nelson Lee Auld. Carol loved to travel with her best friend, daughter Katie. She was a loving mother, sister, and friend who will be missed by all who knew her. Carol is survived by her daughter, Katie Benell; sister, Janet Auld; and many nieces and nephews. Carol is also survived by The Benell Family, with whom she remained close. She is preceded in passing by her brother, Gary Lee (Ellen) Auld; and sister, Mary Kathleen Auld. A celebration of life service…

  • Vincennes

    Mildred James

    Mildred “Tommie” James, 93, of Vincennes, IN, passed away September 22, 2018, at Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born May 1, 1925, in Vincennes, IN, to Alfred Joseph and Helen Marie (Kaiser) Wichman. Tommie lived in Virginia for many years, and later moved back to Vincennes to be closer to family. She served in the WACS during WWII, and recently received an award for her service. Her memberships included St. John Catholic Church, American Legion Post #73, and the Ladies Auxiliary of  VFW Post #7728.  Some of her favorite activities were sewing, making quilts, and knitting. She created beautiful paintings and ceramics using different techniques. Always very giving to others,…

  • Morgantown

    Mr. Ned. E. Barr

    Ned E. Barr, age 81 passed away Monday morning, September 24, 2018 at Community North Hospital in Indianapolis.  He was a resident of Bargersville. Ned was born September 28, 1936, in Oakland City, to his parents, the late Russell J. and Frances Louise (Curtis) Barr.  He was a 1954 graduate of Winslow High School and went on to serve as a 2nd Class Petty Officer with the Ninth Naval District of the United States. While in the Navy, he was trained as a Sea Bee Heavy Equipment Operator specializing in crane and earth mover construction equipment. Ned served in Morocco, North Africa and on the Grand Turk Island of the…

  • Carmel,  Indianapolis,  Westfield,  Zionsville

    Judith “Judy” Jeanne Bates

    Judith “Judy” Jeanne Bates passed away peacefully on the evening of September 25th with family by her side, after a brave battle with lung cancer. Judy was born in Indianapolis on March 19, 1940 and attended Arsenal Technical High School and Indiana Central College (University of Indianapolis).  After a thriving 40 year career in the insurance industry, she retired to Bowling Green, Kentucky and Vero Beach, Florida. She enjoyed studying genealogy in her spare time and spending time with her two sons. Judy was preceded in death by her husband, John A. Bates and survived by her sons, Aaron Dickson and Sean Dickson. Visitation will be held on Saturday, September…

  • Frankfort

    Albert W. Smiley

    Albert W. Smiley, 80, passed away to join his Savior, his best friend/wife, and adored parents on September 25, 2018 at Creasy Springs Legacy Unit Lafayette, Ind. Albert succumbed to the effects of a 3-year battle with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. He was born July 7, 1938 in Tippecanoe County, Ind.  He married Carolyn R. Davids on May 10, 1962 and she preceded him in death on November 11, 2015. Albert was an avid car show enthusiast (Chevys all the way!!) and a huge sprint car fan.  Albert was employed by Purdue University for 43 years (yes….it takes some people a long time to graduate…..Albert’s words…not mine!).  After retirement he enjoyed…

  • Columbus

    Asher, Brantley

    Asher, Brantley September 25, 2018 – September 25, 2018 FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 p.m. Saturday September 29, 2018 at Edinburgh Church of the Nazarene OFFICIATING…

  • Columbus

    Humphreys, Kathy

    Humphreys, Kathy June 14, 1954 – September 26, 2018 FUNERAL: 1 p.m. Monday, October 1, 2018, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with Pastor Jerry Ballard…

  • Munster

    Mildred “Meana” Bukvich

    Mildred “MEANA” Bukvich (nee Grba), late of Lansing , formerly of South Chicago, passed away on September 25, 2018. Beloved wife of Ratko. Loving mother of Steven (Holly), Michael (Michelle), and Dragan (Jennifer). Dear grandmother of 8. Devoted daughter of Maria and late Milovan Grba. Dear sister of Anka (Djuro) Grbic, Helen (Michael) Hecimovich, and Evica (late Dmitar) Momcilovic. Also survived by nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and kumovi. Retired employee of United Health Care. Visitation Friday 4:00-9:00 pm and Pomen Service 7:30 pm at Kish Funeral Home 10000 Calumet Ave; Munster,IN. Family and friends will meet Saturday, September 29, 2018 DIRECTLY at St. Simeon Mirotocivi Serbian Orthodox Church…

  • Crown Point,  Hobart

    Mary Catherine Killens (nee Stringer)

    Mary Catherine Killens (nee Stringer) age 86, of Hobart, Indiana. Mary was born May 5, 1932 in Macon County, Decatur, Illinois and passed on September 27, 2018. She married her loving husband Robert J. Killens on November 9th, 1950, who passed away May 12th 2018. They are together again. Bob and Mary shared the same birthday, 2 years apart. She was preceded in death by her parents- Morrison J. Stringer and Ina Charlotte Stringer (nee Wyckoff); brother-in-law – Thomas “Bud” Killens, and sister-in-law – Judith Killens Crawford. Mary was a proud member of the Order of Eastern Star, Colonial Dames, and a 50 year member of the Daughters of the…

  • Munster

    Scott E. Kocal

    Scott E. Kocal, age 49, of Highland, IN passed away on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. He is survived by his father, Adam Kocal; mother, Elizabeth Kocal; son, Landon Kocal; significant other, Carlene Whitlow-Hurt; brothers, Ted, Greg and Doug Kocal; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation will be on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at KISH Funeral Home 10000 Calumet Ave. Munster, IN from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, at the funeral home, with Father Bartlomiej Stanowski, OCD officiating. Interment will be private. Scott was an avid Chicago White Sox and Chicago Bears fan and was a fan…

  • Carmel,  Indianapolis,  Westfield,  Zionsville

    Loren Paul Goodman

    Loren Paul Goodman, age 88, of Carmel, IN passed away after a short illness on September 25, 2018. Loren was born in Detroit, Michigan on September 13, 1930 to parents Irving and Jean (Solursh) Goodman. Loren earned his bachelor’s degree from Wayne State University and attended Detroit College of Law. He practiced law until his retirement in 1995 and moved to Indiana. He was a United States Army veteran and member of the honor guard at Ft. Myer, Virginia. He then served as the chaplain’s assistant at Walter Reed Hospital. Loren was a member of Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation. He was a devoted father to his two children, enjoyed watching his…

  • Delphi

    BARBARA A. NELSON

    Barbara A. Nelson Barbara A. Nelson, 88, of Delphi, passed away at home on Sept. 25, 2018. Barbara was born on Aug. 8, 1930 in Delphi to the late Charles and Gretchen Irene (Shockey) Larimore. She was a 1948 graduate of Delphi High School. She married George H. Nelson on Feb. 7, 1949 and he preceded her in death on March 23, 2000. She was a homemaker. She loved taking care of her home, family and she loved all little children. Barbara was a former member of the Delphi Christian Church, TOPS Friendship Club and the Ladies of the Moose in Monticello. She is a member of the Oak Grove…