• Batesville

    LACHENBRUCH, Charles Jun 30, 1955 – Dec 20, 2018

    Charles Arthur Lachenbruch (Charlie), the devoted son of Edith Bennett and Arthur Herold Lachenbruch, lived a full life. He grew up in Palo Alto and Los Altos Hills, California, forever scanning the horizon, hiking down trails, and flipping boards to look for animals. He was active as an athlete in high school, college, and beyond, where he moved from early years of tennis, basketball, baseball, and track to college and minor league baseball. He was an exceptional college pitcher with an earned run average of 1.24 and a fastball clocked at 98 mph. Following college, he became an accomplished marathon runner, and when running injuries prevented further marathons he turned…

  • New Albany

    (NEELD) DODD, Betty May 12, 1929 – Dec 22, 2018

    Betty Jane (Neeld) Dodd, 89 of Noblesville, passed away December 22, 2018. She was born May 12, 1929 in New Albany, IN, to John and Rozella Leuthart. She was preceded in death by her first husband Robert Neeld and later by second husband John Dodd. She graduated from the Nazareth School of Nursing at Saint Joseph's Infirmary in 1950, the year she married Robert Neeld. They raised their four children in Plainfield, IN, and she is survived by the same: Stephen, Damian, Douglas, and Lisa (Casey), 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends. A two-hour visitation will precede a memorial mass to be held at…

  • Rushville

    Sherman R. Safewright | 12/27/2018

    View The Obituary For Sherman R. Safewright. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Sherman R. Safewright on this permanent online memorial presented by Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory (765) 932-3070.

  • Knightstown

    Olive Riley

    Olive (Spence) Riley, 91, a longtime resident of Carthage, IN, died Thursday, December 27, 2018 in Greenfield, IN. Funeral services will be at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 2, at Heritage Funeral Care in Knightstown, IN. Visitation from 4 – 6 pm prior to the service. Olive was born January 13, 1927, on a farm near Lewis, KY, to the late Clarence and Anna (Gulley) Spence. She married Tony E. Riley in 1944, and the couple resided at Carthage for more than 50 years. They were the parents of Janice (Riley) Fannin Clark. In her early adult life Olive worked for a time at the old Carthage Paper Mill. Later, she…