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    Helen Beard

    Helen Beard Tell City, Indiana Helen I. Beard, 92, passed away September 28, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Rome, Indiana on April 16, 1927 to the late Archie Wallace and Irene Dallas (Masterson) Bryant.  Also preceding her in death was her husband, Greg Beard and brothers, Jim, Archie, Ivan, Vernon, and Ronald Bryant. Helen was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church.  A homemaker for most of her life, she had worked at General Electric for 20 years, retir…

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    Gary Brown

    Gary Brown Tell City, Indiana Gary W. “Sugar Bear” Brown, 72 passed away, September 26, 2019. He was born in Gatchel, Indiana on March 21, 1947 to the late Elmer and Virginia Ruth (Scheler) Brown. Also preceding him in death was his companion, Dessa Keown; a sister in infancy, Patricia Gayle Brown and a brother, Tom Brown. Gary was a 1965 graduate of Tell City High School, later serving in the U.S. Army where he earned a Purple Heart and Bronze Star.  He retired in 2009 from… Tell…

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    Anna Board

    Anna Board Tell City, Indiana Anna F. Board, 68, passed away September 22, 2019 at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born in Cloverport, Kentucky on February 16, 1951 to the late Estel and Hazel (Short) Board.   Anna was a babysitter and caretaker for the elderly.  She enjoyed collecting dolls and angels and spending time with her family and grandchildren. Surviving are her children, Jesse Reed, Jr. (Brandy), Huntingburg, Rita Singer (Gary), Tell City, Donna Reed (Todd James),…

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    Louise Hay

    Louise Hay Tell City, Indiana   Louise S. Hay, 92, passed away September 12, 2019 at Golden Living Center in Tell City.   She was born in Bolivar, Ohio on March 22, 1927, daughter of the late Soloman and Maude (Langdon) Sweat.    Louise was united in marriage at St. Augustine Catholic Church on February 7, 1950 to Thomas Hay, who preceded her in death in 2013. Also preceding her in death were her grandsons, Mark Huber and Jack Tuggle; siblings, Madeline Lampkin, Cornelia…..

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    Louise Hay

    Louise Hay Tell City, Indiana   Louise S. Hay, 92, passed away September 12, 2019 at Golden Living Center in Tell City.   She was born in Bolivar, Ohio on March 22, 1927, daughter of the late Soloman and Maude (Langdon) Sweat.    Louise was united in marriage at St. Augustine Catholic Church on February 7, 1950 to Thomas Hay, who preceded her in death in 2013. Also preceding her in death were her grandsons, Mark Huber and Jack Tuggle; siblings, Madeline Lampkin, Cornelia…..

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    Gilbert Esarey

    Gilbert Esarey Bristow, Indiana   Gilbert B. Esarey, 86, passed away September 11, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.   He was born in Bristow, Indiana on July 20, 1933, son of the late John William and Eva Albertine (Jones) Esarey. Also preceding him in death were his siblings, Louella King, Allen Esarey and four brothers in infancy.   Gilbert was a 1952 graduate of Tell City High School and was soon married on September 30, 1952 to the former Ruth Harpenau, who survives. Gi…

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    Gilbert Esarey

    Gilbert Esarey Bristow, Indiana   Gilbert B. Esarey, 86, passed away September 11, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.   He was born in Bristow, Indiana on July 20, 1933, son of the late John William and Eva Albertine (Jones) Esarey. Also preceding him in death were his siblings, Louella King, Allen Esarey and four brothers in infancy.   Gilbert was a 1952 graduate of Tell City High School and was soon married on September 30, 1952 to the former Ruth Harpenau, who survives. Gi…

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    Daniel “Dan” Quick

    Daniel “Dan” Quick  Tell City, Indiana   Daniel R. “Dan” Quick, 50, passed away September 5, 2019, at the home of his mother, surrounded by his family.   He was born in Tell City on October 19,1968 son of Shirley (Sternberg) Quick and the late Jerome “Jerry” Quick. Also preceding him in death were his grandparents, Oscar and Viola Sternberg and Clarence and Burnis Quick.   Dan was a 1987 graduate of Tell City High School and was a veteran of the U.S….  Tell City, In…

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    Gayle James

    Gayle James Cannelton Cannelton, Indiana Gayle L. James, 67, passed away August 30, 2019 at her home. She was born on October, 22, 1951 in Perry County, daughter of the late Carmi and Ida Ruth (Anson) Badger. Also preceding her in death was a brother, Donald Badger. Gayle had been a caregiver for the elderly and enjoyed playing cards and bingo, watching game shows and spending time with her cat, Baby. She is survived by her children; Greg James (Rhonda), Hawesville and Theresa James, Tell Cit…

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    Glenward “Bub” Poehlein

    Glenward “Bub” Poehlein Cannelton Cannelton, Indiana Glenward G. “Bub” Poehlein, 67, passed away September 3, 2019. He was born on April 26, 1952 in Perry County, son of the late Charles and Elsie Marie (Sommer) Poehlein. Also preceding him in death was a sister, Brenda Lea Poehlein, in infancy. Bub retired as a truck driver for Can-Clay and had worked at Schwab Safe and Blum’s Sawmill. He was a stock car driver, enjoying demolition derby’s, fishing, mud bogs, deer hunting and his… Cannelto…

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    Curtis Tate

    Curtis Tate Tobinsport, Indiana –   Curtis E. Tate, 80, passed away on September 1, 2019, at Golden Living Center in Tell City.   He was born in Tobinsport, IN on July 11, 1939, son of the late Elmer and Annie Marcella (Applegate) Tate.  Also preceding him in death was a brother, James Tate, Sr.   Curt worked as electrician all of his life and was most proud that he was able to travel the world, wiring for oil drilling rigs. He enjoyed motorcycles and… Tobinsport, Indian…

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    Raphael Dupont

    Raphael Dupont Tell City, Indiana Raphael W. DuPont, 98, passed away August 28, 2019 at Golden Living Center. He was born June 22, 1921 near Leopold, Indiana in Perry County, son of the late William and Rosa (Flamion) DuPont.  Also preceding him in death was his wife of 77 years, Vivian (Howell) DuPont, who passed away in 2018; their son, Christopher DuPont; great grandson, Christopher Earl Reiter; son in law, Bob Hagman; sisters, Martha Hubert, Ida Mae Goffinet and Mary Mullis; and brot…

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    Virginia Paulin

    Virginia Paulin Cannelton, Indiana Virginia V. Paulin, 97, passed away August 27, 2019 at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. She was born in Cannelton, Indiana on June 4, 1922 to the late Floyd and Edith (Hawhee) Ramsey. Virginia was a 1940 graduate of Cannelton High School.  She was united in marriage to Joseph N. Paulin in September of 1942. They were married for 64 years until his death on July 4, 2006. Also preceding her in death was her brother, Denny Ramsey. Virginia was a member…

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    Gene Borders

    Gene Borders Tell City, Indiana   Kenneth Eugene “Gene” Borders, 76, passed away August 22, 2019. He was born in  Owensboro, Kentucky on September 21, 1942 to the late Charles N. “Chic” and Virginia (Culllen) Borders.  Also preceding him in death was his wife, Charlotte (O’Bryan) Borders in 2015; a brother, Donald Borders and brother in law, Bob Key.    Gene had owned and operated William Tell Woodcrafters and Swiss Plywood, Corp.   Surviving… Tell City, Indian…

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    Oliver “Gene” Jones, Jr.

    Oliver “Gene” Jones, Jr. Branchville Oliver Eugene “Gene” Jones, Jr., 64 passed away August 22, 2019 at his home. He was born in Greenville, South Carolina on October 11, 1954 to the late Oliver E. Jones, Sr. and Bonnie Mahue. Also preceding him in death was his daughter, Olivia Jones; two sons, Oliver E. “J.R.” Jones, III and Brad Jones; and his step mother, Sue Jones Bryant. Gene was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and had been a truck driver his entire life. Gene enjoyed music, playing t…

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    Oliver Jones, Jr.

    Oliver Jones, Jr. Branchville Oliver Eugene “Gene” Jones, Jr., 64 passed away August 22, 2019 at his home. He was born in Greenville, South Carolina on October 11, 1954 to the late Oliver E. Jones, Sr. and Bonnie Mahue. Also preceding him in death was his daughter, Olivia Jones; two sons, Oliver E. “J.R.” Jones, III and Brad Jones; and his step mother, Sue Jones Bryant. Gene was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and had been a truck driver his entire life. Gene enjoyed music, playing the guit…

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    Shana Williams

    Shana Williams St. Croix, Indiana   Shana LaNae Williams, 33, passed away August 20, 2019 at her home.   Shana was born in Clarksville, TN on March 6, 1986 and was a 2004 graduate of Orleans High School. She was united in marriage on January 1, 2011 to Matthew Williams. Shana had worked in the office at Star Tech in Tell City until it closed and was currently employed as an instructional assistant with Perry Central Community Schools where she was also involved with the Lights On Af…

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    LaVerne Ramsey

    LaVerne Ramsey Tell City, Indiana –   LaVerne Theresa Ramsey, 88, of Tell City, Indiana passed away on August 18, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.    LaVerne was born on May 18, 1931, in Dale, Indiana, daughter of Raymond and Mary Magdalene (Gogel) Roos who have preceded her in death. LaVerne was a graduate of Dale High School. She married Guy Neil Ramsey in 1951 and settled in Tell City where they have lived 68 years of a blessed and beautiful life. She was an active…

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    Marian Canarie

    Marian Canarie Tell City, Indiana   Marian J. (Goffinet) Canarie, 88, passed away August 12, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Boonville, Indiana.   She was born in Tell City, Indiana on December 19, 1930 to the late Coy and Louise (Schraner) Goffinet. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Kenneth Canarie in 1995; grandsons, Jacob Richter and Bryan Jasper; step grandson, David Parker, Jr.; a brother, Don Goffinet and brother-in-law, Clarence Taylor.   Marian retired from G…

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    Jamona Sweeney

    Jamona Sweeney Tell City, Indiana –   Jamona Faye “Jamie” Sweeney, 74, passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, in Salem, Indiana.   She was born in Tell City on December 7, 1944, daughter of the late James A. and Ona Mae (Bash) Schauberger.    Jamie had a bachelors degree in nursing and retired as a surgical assistant.  She loved horses and in her spare time, she raised, trained and showed Tennessee Walkers.   Surviving is her son, Greg Hill… Tell City, Indian…

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    Wilma Neyenhaus

    Wilma Neyenhaus Tell City Tell City, Indiana   Wilma R. (Hubert) Neyenhaus, 76, passed away August 7, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.   She was born in St. Croix, May 5, 1943, daughter of the late Walter and Bertha (Harbaville) Hubert. Also preceding her in death was a brother, Marvin Hubert and sister, Alice Hubert Neyenhaus and grandchild, Riley Elizabeth Moureau.   Wilma was a graduate of Oil Township and member of St. Paul Catholic Church. She was united in marri…

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    Doris Butler

    Doris Butler Cannelton Cannelton, Indiana –   Doris J. Butler, 89, passed away on August 6, 2019.   She was born in December 30, 1929 in Steubenville, Ohio, daughter of the late William T. and Mary Evelyn (Castner) Spahn. Her husband, Harry James “Jim” Butler and their son, Harry James Butler, Jr. also preceded her in death   A homemaker, Doris was a member of First United Methodist Church in Cannelton and enjoyed bowling with friends at Tell City Bowling… Cannelton, Indiana …

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    Sheila Ramsey

    Sheila Ramsey Tell City, Indiana Sheila Ann Ramsey, 60, passed away August 4, 2019 at her home. She was born in Beattyville, Kentucky on December 18, 1958 to the late Norman Lance and Wanda (Deaton) Spicer.  She is also preceded in death by a brother, Dallas Creech. Surviving is her husband, Mike Ramsey, Cannelton; a son, Mike Ramsey (Mary), Bloomington; sisters, Kathleen Keller of Beattyville, KY, Imogene Friend and Anna May Lance, both of Prim Rose, Ky and Darlene Wasilchenko, Stanton,…

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    Christine Trumbo

    Christine Trumbo Branchville, Indiana – Christine R. “Chris” Trumbo, 65, passed away on August 5, 2019 on her farm in Branchville.   She was born in Austin, Texas, on August 9, 1953, the daughter of Major Otis E. and Agnes (Laurent) Saalman.    A 1971 graduate of Cannelton High School, Chris then worked for the U.S. Postal Service for over 30 years, having served as Postmaster for Branchville and Bristow.  She was currently working at Marcy’s in Leopold. In… Branchville,…

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    Donna Groves

    Donna Groves Rome Rome, Indiana   Donna M. Groves, 85, passed away on August 6, 2019, in Rome, the community where she lived since she was a young girl.   She was born in Chicago, Illinois, on November 18, 1933.  She was born to George Lorenz and Laverne (Stickley) Lorenz.  Donna was also raised, from the age of 14, by Jo (Gruver) Lorenz Chapman.   She married John D. Groves on August 7, 1955 in Tell City. Donna graduated from Indiana University where she received a…..

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    Infant Liam Dugas

    Infant Liam Dugas   Rockport, Indiana   Liam Isaac Dugas, infant son of Jordan Dugas and Ashley Jones, was stillborn July 27, 2019 at 2:53 PM at Gateway Women’s Hospital.   Surviving is his brother, Rayden James Bobbitt of Rockport; grandparents, Mary Butler (Tim), Rockport, Rick Jones (Dixie), Grandview, Scott and Susan Dugas, Chrisney: great grandparents, Joe and Marie Butler, Tell City, Charlotte Weber, Chrisney and Donna Yeaden, Midway; aunts, April Noland (Jason), Cannelto…

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    Al Henning

    Al Henning Tell City, Indiana Al Henning, 78, went to be with our Lord on August 1, 2019, surrounded by his wife and daughters. He was born in Perry County, Indiana on April 27, 1941 to the late Herman L. and Bonnie Pearl (Weedman) Henning. Also preceding him in death was his son, Rob Henning, sisters, Violet Pepper, Catherine “Mae” Dauby, Frieda Taylor, Lucille Robbins and brothers, Herman “Bud” and Emmett Henning. Al was united in marriage on July 16, 1960 to Urma Bowman…. Tell City, Indi…

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    Starletta Meyer

    Starletta Meyer Tell City, Indiana Starletta Faye “Sis” Meyer, 61, passed away July 29, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Perry County, Indiana on September 23, 1957 to the late Vernie Sandage and Frances Helen (Nelson) Williams.  Also preceding her in death were her brothers, Joe, Charlie, Pete and Johnny Sandage. Sis enjoyed taking care of people as she had worked as a nurse’s aide and was a babysitter.  She enjoyed sewing, coloring and was an… Tell Cit…

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    Frances “Peg” Pekinpaugh

    Frances “Peg” Pekinpaugh Tell City, Indiana Frances C. “Peg” Pekinpaugh, 93, passed away July 24, 2019 at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City. She was born in Tell City, Indiana on April 8, 1926 to the late Sam and Margaret “Maggie” (Rothgerber) Bender.  Besides her parents, Peg was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Wayne A. Pekinpaugh in 2014; their son in infancy, David Pekinpaugh; sisters, Betty (Bender) Jenkins, Kate (Bender) Rowe, Evelyn (Bender) Kessner and Bonnie… Tel…

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    Carl Sommer

    Carl Sommer Tell City, Indiana Carl F. Sommer, 85, passed away July 24, 2019 at Perry County Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born near Deer Creek in Perry County, Indiana on May 6, 1934 to the late Elmer Fred and Mary Eva “Evie” (Krausch) Sommer.  In addition to his parents, Carl is also preceded in death by his son, Urban Leigh Sommer; brothers, Joe, Charles “Bud” and Tom Sommer; sisters, Marie Poehlein, Julie Lovell, Dorothy Fulkerson and Ethel… Tell City, Indiana …

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    Curtis Rogier

    Curtis Rogier Leopold, Indiana Curtis A. Rogier, 77, passed away July 23, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his family.   He was born in Bandon, Indiana on June 8, 1942 to the late August “Gussie” and Marguerite (Goffinet) Rogier. Also preceding him in death was his sister, Margie Devillez and grandson, Curtis Alan Rogier.   Curt was a 1960 graduate of Oil Township and was united in marriage on August 10, 1963 to Rosetta “Sue” Brown. He was an active member of St…. Leopold, Indiana …

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    Kenneth Kratzer

    Kenneth Kratzer Tell City Kenneth N. “Kenny” Kratzer, 77, passed away on July 18, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born in Spencer County October 3, 1941 son of the late Elmer and Lucy (Moore) Kratzer. Kenny was 1959 graduate of Cannelton High School and U.S. Army veteran. He was united in marriage January 25, 1964 to Donna Amos at Evangelical United Church of Christ, where they are both members. Kenny retired in 2004 from Domtar in Hawesville, Kentucky. He enjoyed hunting, …

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    Ronald Whitefeather, Sr.

    Ronald Whitefeather, Sr. Tell City, Indiana Ronald R. Whitefeather, Sr., 72, passed away July 17, 2019 at Golden Living Center. He was born in Red Lake, Minnesota on March 2, 1947 to the late Isaac and Josephine Whitefeather. Ron had retired from Best Chairs and was a member of the Red Lake Tribe of the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Ron loved to pester people, buy, sell and trade anything, riding his scooter and spending time with his grandchildren. Surviving are his children, Delwyn Whitefeat…

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    Hiram Wallace

    Hiram Wallace Hiram Eull Wallace December 27, 2018 Christine Held Wallace December 10, 2013   Hiram Eull “Wally” Wallace, 91, went to be with the Lord on December 27, 2018. This gifted and beloved gentleman was a shining example of a loving patriarch, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and cherished friend to so many. Wally leaves behind a legacy of selfless character, integrity, courage, fairness, generosity, and remarkable service to the community. Precious and beloved……

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    Geneva Litherland

    Geneva Litherland Cannelton, Indiana Geneva I. Litherland, 88, passed away July 14, 2019 at Golden Living Center in Tell City. She was born in Frankfort, Indiana on August 25, 1930 to the late Charles and Inez (Mann) Watkins. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Charles Litherland in 2008; her brothers, Myron Max “Sonny” Watkins and Larry Watkins; step son, John Litherland; great granddaughter, Kyndall Ard and two great grandsons, Shane and Eli White. Geneva was a member of Berean… …

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    Harold “Pooch” Ward

    Harold “Pooch” Ward Tell City, Indiana Harold W. “Pooch” Ward, 91, passed away July 13, 2019 at his home. He was born in Leopold, Indiana on April 10, 1928 to the late John and Dora (Howe) Ward. Also preceding him in death was his wife, Mary Louise (Goffinet) Ward; daughter, Bonnie Marcinac; a son, Ronnie Ward; brothers, Jennings Ward and Porter Ward and half-brothers, Estil and Ellsworth Taylor. “Pooch” was a Marine Corp. veteran and was a truck driver for 40 years, retiring in 1987… Tell …

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    Kermit Harlen

    Kermit Harlen Cannelton, Indiana Kermit G. Harlen, 68, passed away at his home on July 11, 2019. He was born in Derby, Indiana on May 31, 1951 to the late William Kermit and Mary (Oldham) Harlen. Also preceding him in death was his brothers, Bill, Louis and David Harlen and a sister, Mary Ann Winchell. Kermy was a car enthusiast who enjoyed listening to country music, watching Western’s and WWE wrestling. He loved to spend time with his grandchildren and share stories with his friends and… …

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    Thomas Remmetter

    Thomas Remmetter Thomas J. Remmetter, 72, passed away July 11, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House. He was born in Indianapolis, December 9, 1946 son of the late John and Loretta (Feeney) Remmetter. Also preceding him in death was his brother, Larry Remmetter and sister, Karen Smeltzer. Tom was a 1964 graduate of Scecina High School. He was united in marriage August 26, 1967 to Lana Harding, who survives. Tom was a firefighter for 20 years in Indianapolis and retired from the City of Indiana…

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    Melvin Lain

    Melvin Lain   Tell City, Indiana   Melvin E. Lain, 86, passed away July 6, 2019 at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City.   He was born in Perry County, Indiana on March 12, 1933 to the late Herbert and Mabel (Lewis) Lain.  Also preceding him in death was his sister, Mary Hurm.   Melvin was a United States Army veteran and retired from Whirlpool. He enjoyed watching the New York Yankees, hunting and fishing.   Surviving is his nephew, who cared for him, Darrell Hurm…