• Cannelton,  Tell City

    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…

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    Margaret Davis

    Margaret Davis Tell City, Indiana Margaret H. Davis, 91, passed away July 7, 2019 at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born in Perry County, Indiana on June 1, 1928 to the late Carl and Lorena (Hagedorn) Harpenau. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Oliver Lloyd Davis. Margaret was retired from General Electric. She was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church and enjoyed quilting, handwork, flower gardening, her dogs, Lila and Otis and her cat, Chloe. Surviving are her children…

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    James Simpson

    James Simpson   Tell City, Indiana James L. “Jim” Simpson, 76, formerly of Tell City, passed away July 5, 2019 at his home in Jeffersonville, Indiana. He was born in Tell City, Indiana on September 19, 1942 and was a 1961 graduate of Tell City High School.  Jim was a United States Marine Corp. veteran, Army veteran and served in the Indiana National Guard for over 20 years.  He was a member of American Legion Post #213. Jim retired in 2005 from the former Willamette…   T…

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    Darrell Russell

    Darrell Russell Tell City Darrell T. Russell, 61, passed away on July 4, 2019 at his home. He was born in Tell City on September 22, 1957, son of the late ete Russell and Dorothy (Riley) Alvey.  Also preceding him in death was a brother, Roger Alvey and a sister, Veneta Ballis. Darrell enjoyed fishing, camping, visiting with family and friends and riding his scooter around town. Surviving him are his daughters, Candy Van Note (Michael), Tell City and Melissa Humbert (Todd), Huntingburg; …

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    Mary Janeway

    Mary Janeway Brownsburg Mary Frances Janeway 85, Brownsburg, passed away on July 4, 2019. She was a graduate of Butler University in 1956, taught Business for Zionsville School Corporation for 35 years, volunteered at Brownsburg Library, and spent many hours working in her flower garden. She was preceded in death by her husband John William Janeway; sisters Melba Sue Harding, Sandra Bauer and Eva Wilmore. Survivors include sisters Loretta Niemeier, Barbara (Richard) Lathrop, Lana (Tom) Remmet…

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    Michelle Fiers

    Michelle Fiers Tell City, Indiana   Michelle A. Fiers, 57, passed away June 23, 2019.   She was born in Tell City, Indiana on August 21, 1961 to the late Burt Murphy and Carolyn (Wint) Murphy, who survives.  Also preceding her in death was her son, Tyler Brennon Greathouse and a sister, Pam Murphy.   Michelle attended First United Methodist Church and enjoyed cooking, being with her grandchildren and was a caregiver to many.   Surviving is her daughter, April Northern…

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    Roberta Hafele

    Roberta Hafele Jasper, Indiana Roberta L. Hafele, 60, passed away June 22, 2019 at her home, surrounded by her family, after her courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Perry County, Indiana on April 1, 1959 to the late Betty (Weidenbenner) and Curtis R. Richey, Jr.. A 1977 graduate of Cannelton High School, Roberta was united in marriage on October 6, 1979 to Tim Hafele at St. Michael Catholic Church in Cannelton.  She worked at Best Home Furnishings where she was a purchasing ag…

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    Leta “Faye” Davis

    Leta “Faye” Davis Leta “Faye” Davis, 88, passed away June 15, 2019. She was born in Lamar, Indiana on March 18, 1931 to the late Omer Conner and Marguerite (VanWinkle) White. Also preceding her in death was her husband William “Bill” Davis in 2011; a sister, Betty Leibering and brothers, Rex and Max Conner. Faye was 1949 graduate of Dale High School and earned her nursing degree from University of Evansville.  She had worked as an RN at the Rockport Power Plant and in 1996,… Leta “Faye…

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    Rose Riddle

    Rose Riddle Tell City, Indiana   Mary “Rose” Riddle, 83, passed away June 14, 2019.   She was born in Perry County, Indiana on November 19, 1935 to the late Fidel and Hettie (Rhodes) Pund.  Also preceding her in death was her husband, Robert “Bob” Riddle in 2009, sisters, Victoria and Dorothy Pund and brothers, William, Cletus and James Pund.   Rose was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church.  She enjoyed playing bingo and spending time with her… Tell City, Indiana &n…

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    David Beertzer, Sr.

    David Beertzer, Sr. Cannelton, Indiana David A. Beertzer, Sr., 68, passed away June 10, 2019 at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born in Tell City, Indiana on June 16, 1950 to the late Allen Beertzer and Dorothy (Sanders) Beertzer. David was united in marriage on August 14, 1976 to Mary James. He enjoyed piddling and tinkering with almost anything and working in his yard. Surviving is his wife, Mary Beertzer, Cannelton; his children, Tabitha Mills (Tracy), St. Cloud, Florida, PJ Beertze…

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    Doris Rodriguez

    Doris Rodriguez Tell City, Indiana – Doris Rodriguez, 93, passed away on June 1, 2019, at Golden Living Center. She was born in Johnson, Kansas on September 25, 1925.  Her parents were the late Edward L. Drake and Nellie Rose (Roberts) Drake.  Also preceding her in death were her sisters, Rosa Jones and Clara Burke and brothers, Marley, John and Eddie Drake . A homemaker, Doris enjoyed music and singing with her sisters.  She was a member of Tell City Congregation Jehovah’s… …

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    June Ramsey

    June Ramsey Tell City, Indiana June K. Ramsey, 93, passed away May 28, 2019 at her home in Huntington Beach, California. She was born in Los Angeles, California on June 23, 1925 to the late Frank and Marie (Baker) Stirk. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Walter Ramsey; sisters, Ruth Rossman and Frances Dobson and brothers, Gordon, Raymond, Robert, Paul and Richard Stirk. June was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and she enjoyed crocheting and reading. Sur…

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    Danny Wardrip

    Danny Wardrip Danny E. Wardrip, 55, passed away May 28, 2019 at Heartford House in Owensboro, Kentucky. He was born in Owensboro, Kentucky on November 8, 1963 to the late William Earl Wardrip and Lennie Jean (Barker) Walters. Danny was married on April 26, 1986 to Alma Shellenberger. He had worked as a security guard at Swedish Match in Owensboro.  Danny enjoyed going to fairs, Wednesday night bingo, spending time with his family, children and his dog, Dolly. Surviving is his wife of 33 …

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    Theresa “Alice” Criss

    Theresa “Alice” Criss Lamar, Indiana Theresa “Alice” Criss, 102, passed away May, 28, 2019 at Oakwood Health Campus. She was born in Perry County, Indiana on October 22, 1916 to the late James and Rosa (Anderson) Hinton.  Also preceding her in death was her husband, Tony Criss in 1999; her son Shirley Criss; a grandson, Carroll Criss; daughter in law, Evanelle Criss; sisters, Lilly Hinton, Lucille Kelly, Mary Wallenmeyer, Adah Blinzinger, Freida Seabolt and Ruth Huff and brothers, John, …

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    Dessa Keown

    Dessa Keown Tell City, Indiana Dessa T. Keown, 101, passed away May 29, 2019 at her home. She was born in Falls of the Rough, Kentucky on February 7, 1918 to the late John and Maggie (Brown) Allen.  Also preceding her in death was her husband, Edward Keown; her children, Margaret Phillips, John Keown and Katherine Bauer; grandchildren, Dan Yates and Penny Yates; a sister, Beulah McDaniel and brothers, Arley and John Allen. Dessa retired from General Electric in 1980 after 30 years. …

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    Ronald Werne

    Ronald Werne Tell City, Indiana Ronald L. “Ron” Werne, 71 passed away May 26, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Tell City, Indiana on December 8, 1947 to Linus and Mildred (Lambeck) Werne. A graduate of Forest Park High School, Ron was united in marriage on February 15, 1969 to Janice Hudson. He retired in 2013 from Domtar after 44 years. Ron was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and he enjoyed to hunt and fish, camping, bowling, playing softball, spending time… …

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    Gary James

    Gary James Magnet, Indiana Gary G. James, 75, passed away at his home on Friday, May 24, 2019. He was born in Perry County, Indiana on August 9, 1943 to the late Elmer and Hilda (Epple) James. Also preceding him in death was his wife Patsy Gail (Richards) James and a sister, Mary Jo Pruitt. Gary was a 1961 graduate of Oil Township School.  He had retired in 2001 from General Electric after 35 years. He was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church. Gary enjoyed cooking for his family,……

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    Leo Damin

    Leo Damin Magnet, Indiana   Leo E. Damin, 89, passed away May 23, 2019 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.   He was born in Tell City, Indiana on September 6, 1929 to the late Frank and Ellen (Goffinet) Damin.  Also preceding him in death was his brother, Frank Damin, Jr.   Leo was a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Korean War from 1948-1950.  He married the love of his life, Wilma Kay Alvey on September 6, 1976. He was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church, had work…

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    Betty Scheler

    Betty Scheler Magnet, Indiana   Betty Lou Scheler, 83, passed away May 23, 2019 at Golden Living Center in Tell City.    She was born in Perry County, Indiana on October 15, 1935 to the late Frank and Edna (Snyder) Goffinet. Betty is preceded in death by her husband, Morris W. Scheler; their daughter, Pamela Scheler; a sister, Laura Kay Goffinet and brothers, Donnie, Billy Frank and Larry Goffinet.   Betty was a graduate of Oil Township School and was a member of St. Augus…