• Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Mary Jordan

    Mary Jordan Ellettsville, Indiana Mary G. Jordan of Ellettsville passed away at Hearthstone Health Campus on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at the age of 86. Mary was born into the home of Russell and Edith (Mason) Fisher in Spencer, Indiana on March 11, 1933. She married James E. Jordan and were happily married for 65 years until his passing in 2017. Mary worked at Sears Roebuck and Company for a short time before becoming a Homemaker taking care of her husband, children and grandchildren. Mary…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Rebecca Franklin

    Rebecca Franklin Spencer, Indiana Rebecca Jean Carter Franklin, 69, of Spencer passed away at her residence on Monday evening, November 25, 2019. She was born November 15, 1950 in Bloomington to Gene and Thelma (Pat) Carter of Stinesville. Becky started working at RCA Bloomington at the age of 17 and after leaving RCA after 20 years she went to work at Cook Medical in Spencer where she retired after 30 years of service. Becky never met a stranger; she was a people person who loved and cared d…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Melissa Allen

    Melissa Allen Spencer Melissa M. Allen, 54 of Spencer passed away at IU Health-Methodist Hospital on Monday, November 18, 2019. She was born in Bloomington, Indiana on February 22, 1965 into the home of Jerry and Anna (Eller) Hatton. She married Aster Ray Allen and celebrated 20 years together. Melissa was a homemaker and a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. She loved watching NASCAR races. Melissa is survived by her Husband, Ray Allen; Fath…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Betty Woodward

    Betty Woodward Ellettsville, Indiana Betty Woodward, 88 of Ellettsville passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Richland Bean Blossom Healthcare Center. Born in Lawrence County on July 11, 1931. She was the daughter of Jessie H and Helene Mae (Fidler) Lafferty. Betty is survived by three sons, Bill White of Bloomington, Tom White of Ellettsville, Richard White of Oklahoma. Two daughters Wanda Sue Miller of Bedford and Katrina Allender of Ellettsville; and 11 grandchildren and…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Mary Hottell Davis

    Mary Hottell Davis Ellettsville, Indiana M. Catherine (Dunn) Hottell Davis, 94 of Ellettsville passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospice House on Thursday, November 14, 2019. She was born in Paoli, Indiana on February 27, 1925 into the home of William and Mary (Newlin) Dunn. Catherine worked at Cook Inc. and retired from Edgewood High School where she worked in the cafeteria. While her first husband Irvin served as the Chief of the Ellettsville Fire Department Catherine was very active on …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Jimmy Curry

    Jimmy Curry Ellettsville, Indiana Jimmy Lee Curry of Ellettsville, formerly of Prestonburg, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from a heart attack after a battle of heart problems. He was 74 years old. Jimmy was was born on April 2, 1945 in Prestonburg but lived his entire life in Ellettsville, Indiana. Jimmy was the owner of Westing Drywall for many years before he retired because of a work related injury. Jimmy loved his family, his Jack Russell who passed away, “Killer”, l…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Robert Griffith

    Robert Griffith Spencer, Indiana Robert Griffith passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at Putnam County Hospital in Greencastle, IN. He was 55. Robert Edward Griffith was born April 25, 1964, in Fort Worth, TX to Edward Eugene and Wilma Lea (Taylor) Griffith. He graduated from R.L. Pascal High School and was an alumnus of the Dorothy Shaw Bell Choir. In 2014 he met Kent East and they were married on Dec. 11, 2015. He worked at Babb’s Super-Valu in Spencer, Indiana. Robert is survived by his husb…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Mabel Lawyer

    Mabel Lawyer Bloomington, Indiana Mabel A. Lawyer, 90, of Bloomington passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Bloomington Hospice House. Born in Greene County on October 8, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Elsie Hudson. Mabel was a member of Liberty Church of Christ in Hendricksville, Indiana. Mabel had been a beautician since 1963 and made many women beautiful in her shop Komb and Kurl for 32 years. She met her husband George while working at RCA. Mabel enjoyed visiting…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Bonnie Jamerson

    Bonnie Jamerson Greencastle, Indiana Bonnie Jamerson, 70 of Greencastle passed away at her residence on Monday, October 21, 2019. She was born in Indianapolis on October 21, 1949 into the home of Hershal and Gladys (Hambrick) Green. Bonnie worked at the Spencer Evening World for over 20 years. She was a homemaker and loved her family very much, she loved her cats and gardening as well. Bonnie is survived by her Daughters, Regina Turley of Spencer, Tina Hayes of Greencastle, Sheri Hempel (Ted)…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    John Wall

    John Wall Bloomington, Indiana John Wall, Beloved Husband, Father, and Grandfather, passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospital on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the age of 69. Born in Bloomington, Indiana on January 18, 1950 he was the son of Thomas and Hazel (Meadows) Wall. He married Carolyn (Hulen) Wall and they recently celebrated thirty-two years of marriage together. John honorably served in the United States Navy. He worked as a School Bus Driver for MCCSC and was also a Reserve Sher…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Betty Ogle

    Betty Ogle Bloomington, Indiana Betty E. Ogle of Bloomington, passed away at Richland Bean Blossom Healthcare Center on Tuesday October 8, 2019 at the age of 89. Born in Monroe County on March 28, 1930, she was the daughter of Boston P. and Beatrice (Smith) Ogle. Betty is survived by one Brother, Jim (Evelyn) Ogle of Bloomington; Sister, Mary Alice Wilbur of Indianapolis; Sister-in-Law, Sue Ogle of Bloomington; and numerous Nephews and Nieces. Betty never married and had no children of h…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    James “Jim” Wilbur

    James “Jim” Wilbur Bloomington, Indiana James “Jim” L. Wilbur, 83 of Bloomington passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospital on Friday, October 4, 2019. Born in Bloomington on March 17, 1936, he was the son of Ward and Mary (Taylor) Inman. He married Lois (Bock) Durnal Wilbur 14 years ago. Jim retired from the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local Union 136. He was a member of the Smithville Christian Church. Jim enjoyed volunteering as a coach with the Ellettsville Little League and the Ellettsv…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Daniel “Dan” Rogers

    Daniel “Dan” Rogers Ellettsville, Indiana Daniel B. Rogers, 79 of Ellettsville passed away at his home on Thursday, October 3, 2019. He was born in Hazelton, Indiana on October 16, 1939 into the home of Barthol and Miriam (Price) Rogers. He married Mava (Gourley) Rogers on June 23, 1957 and recently celebrated 62 years of marriage. Dan proudly served in the United States Army as a Major retiring after 42 years of service. He worked in public relations for Smithville Telephone Company before f…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Shirley Stogdill

    Shirley Stogdill Ellettsville Shirley Ann (Lawson) Stogdill 76 of Ellettsville passed away on Monday morning September 30, 2019 at the Garden Villa Health Care Center in Bloomington. Born on October 21, 1942 in Brown County, in to the home of Robert and Katherine Stogdill. Shirley was a homemaker  and she was married to David O. Stogdill 50 1/2 years before his passing in 2011. Shirley is preceded in death by her Parents, Husband, Son David W. Stogdill and a Sister Susan Lawson.&nbs…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Francis “Frank” Brasel

    Francis “Frank” Brasel Ellettsville, Indiana Frank Brasel passed away Friday evening, September 8, 2019 from a traumatic brain injury due to an accident. Frank was born to Paul and Sylvia Brasel as Francis Leon in Alma, IL in his family home on September 21, 1944 just a few weeks before his brother Allen was killed in Europe in WWII. He had another brother, Paul, Jr., who died before Frank was born, twin sisters, Mary and Marion, 12 years older, and Frank’s “little mamas”, who preceded him in…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Russell “Rusty” Sims

    Russell “Rusty” Sims Ellettsville, Indiana Russell “Rusty” D. Sims, 45, of Ellettsville died Thursday, September 12, 2019 at his residence. Born January 19, 1974 in Bloomington his mother was Rebecca (Vaught) Pemberton and Bill Pemberton who Rusty considered his Dad and his father, Austin L. Sims, Jr. Survivors include two daughters, Cassara and Autumn Sims both of Bloomington; two grandchildren; two sisters; five brothers and many more family members. He was preceded in death by his father, …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Frank Boruff

    Frank Boruff Ellettsville, Indiana Frank Louis Boruff, 87, of Ellettsville passed away early Saturday morning September 7, 2019 after a short stay at the IU Health-Bloomington Hospice House. He was born August 7, 1932 in Owen County to William Henry and Gertrude (Greenwood) Boruff. Frank married the love of his life Bonnie Jean in 1958, and recently celebrated 61 years of marriage. He raised two wonderful children, Hope, who will always be “Daddy’s Girl” and John that he forever shared his lo…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Lisa Wilson

    Lisa Wilson Bloomington Lisa Marcelle Wilson, age 55, passed away in the early morning hours of Monday September 2, 2019 at IU Hospice House in Bloomington, Indiana surrounded by family. She was born on December 5, 1963 in Bloomington, Indiana to Glen and Janice Wilson. Lisa was survived by her grand dog; Girl, daughter; Heather Pate (Josh Miller) and her son; Steven Pate (Mallory Pate), Step Daughter; Jeania Baughman, Mom; Janice Wilson, Sister; Julie Wilson, 3 Brothers; Randy Keller (Lesley…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Peggy Snodgrass

    Peggy Snodgrass Gosport, Indiana Peggy Rose (Daggy) Snodgrass, 86, of Gosport passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Richland Bean Blossom Health Care Center. Peggy was born on September 24, 1932 in Morgan County to the late Cecil and Clara (Bowman) Daggy. She graduated from Martinsville High School with the class of 1950. On October 1, 1950 she married Larry David Snodgrass of Gosport. Peggy was a member of the Gosport Baptist Church and the Kappa Kappa Sigma sorority. (CHI Ch…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Jeffrey “Jeff” Plummer

    Jeffrey “Jeff” Plummer Indianapolis, Indiana Jeffrey “Jeff” Allen Plummer, 52 of Indianapolis passed away unexpectedly at Eskenazi Hospital on Thursday, August 22, 2019. He was born in Martinsville on April 26, 1967, the Son of Gary L. and Beverly (Bray) Plummer. He married Tracy (Johnson) Plummer on April 26, 2014 after being together since 1991. Jeff worked as a self employed roofer. He was an avid NASCAR fan watching races on Sundays with Dale Earnheardt and Dale Earnheardt, Jr. being his …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Barbara Klyczek

    Barbara Klyczek Barbara J Klyczek, 53 of Bloomington passed away at Norton Audobon Hospital in Louisville, KY on Monday, August 19, 2019. She was born in Joliet, IL on April 27, 1966 into the home of William Sr. and Helen (Fennewald) Mathesius. She was the wife of Gary Klyczek. Barbara was a Homemaker. Barbara is survived by her husband, Gary Klyczek; sisters, Patty Doerr, Melvina Land, and Cathy Mathesius; brother, William Mathesius Jr; mother-in-law, Barbara Klyczek and brothers-in-law, Dav…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Phillip Rogers

    Phillip Rogers Phillip D Rogers, 78 of Ellettsville passed away at his residence on Monday, August 19, 2019. He was born in Monroe County on October 26, 1940 into the home of Warren and Margie (Cain) Rogers. He proudly served in the United States Navy on the USS Shangri-La during the Vietnam War. Phillip worked at UPS and retired after 25 years. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge # 245 in Ellettsville, The Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis, and The Odd Fellows Lodge in Ellettsville. Phil…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Bernice Minartz

    Bernice Minartz Bernice Minartz, 80 of Cloverdale passed away at her residence on Monday, August 12, 2019. She was born in Bloomington, IN on August 15, 1938 into the home of Curtis and Hazel (Hillenburg) Prince. Bernice was a homemaker. She was a member of the Brazil Apostolic Church. Bernice enjoyed fishing, playing with her dog, sitting on the front porch, playing corn hole and cross word puzzles. Bernice is survived by her daughters, Alice Shipley of Prince, IL,and Loretta Dale of Indiana…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Ronald “Ron” Williams

    Ronald “Ron” Williams Spencer, Indiana Ronald “Ron” Glenn Williams, 66, of Spencer passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospital on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Born in Chicago, IL on July 10, 1953 he was the son of Clarence and Polly Williams. Ron was a car salesman for an area dealership. He was a lover of music playing his guitars for his family and friends and his home was filled with guitar’s he collected throughout the years. Ron could often be found with his constant companion, his labrado…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Raymond “Bos” Buis

    Raymond “Bos” Buis Mooresville, Indiana Raymond “Bos” L. Buis, 88 of Mooresville passed away at Lifes Journey Hospice of Avon on Friday, August 9, 2019 with his family beside him. Bos was born in Glendale, California on April 25, 1931 into the home of Syliva Buis and Allie Holder. He was raised by his foster father, Otis Murphy of Quincy. He graduated from Quincy High School with the class of 1949. Bos married the love of his life, Martha Jean (Mercer) Buis and recently celebrated 69 years to…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Marvin “Pete” Pennington

    Marvin “Pete” Pennington Bloomington, Indiana Marvin “Pete” D. Pennington, 84 of Bloomington passed away at Hearthstone Health Campus in Bloomington on Saturday, August 10, 2019. He was born in Bloomington on May 10, 1935 into the home of James “JG” and Lora (McClarey) Pennington. He graduated from Bloomington High School in 1953 then went on to proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He married Cornelia “Connie” Pennington and started their loving family together. Pet…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Thomas “Ryan” Newman

    Thomas “Ryan” Newman Ellettsville Thomas “Ryan” Newman, 23, of Ellettsville, passed away on July 30th, 2019. He is survived by his grandmother, Donna Newman, of Bloomington; his father, Joe Newman, of Ellettsville; his mother, Carol Bruner, of Bloomington; his brother Matt and his sister Jennifer Newman, both from Ellettsville. Ryan attended Edgewood High School where he lettered in baseball and basketball all four years. In his free time Ryan loved to hunt, fish, and play golf. He even won t…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Michelle Bastin

    Michelle Bastin Ellettsville, IN The world’s light dimmed for a moment today when Michelle (Johnson) Bastin decided to move on to her next adventure. She didn’t lose her battle with cancer, she merely ran out of ammunition and her gloves wore down to bare knuckles as she threw her last punch. She was born on March 19, 1971 to Larry and Sandra Johnson. Michelle took care of her mom at home with her step father Ed Mauritson until Sandy decided her fight with cancer was over as well. Michelle lo…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Deloris “Dee” Brown

    Deloris “Dee” Brown Ellettsville, Indiana Deloris “Dee” M. Brown, 85 of Ellettsville passed away at Hearthstone Health Campus on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. A life long resident of Ellettsville she was born on July 20, 1933 into the home of Ray and Cora (Goble) Grubb. Deloris worked at Edgewood High School and Indiana University in the Food Service Department. Dee enjoyed volunteering after she retired at Area 10 Agency on Aging and RSVP where she helped in the nutritional area. Deloris is surv…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Tami Warthan

    Tami Warthan Bloomington, Indiana Tamie J. Warthan of Bloomington passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Richland Bean Blossom Health Care Center while holding her daughter’s hand. She was 61 years old. Born on January 20, 1958 in Bloomington she was the daughter of Albert C. and Evie Mae (Fields) Stinson. Tamie was a self-employed hair stylist working at Roots Hair Salon in Terre Haute and styled residents’ hair at Garden Villa and Richland Bean Blossom Health Care Center for sixteen years….

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Erma Hovious

    Erma Hovious Bloomington, Indiana Erma Jean Hovious, 81, of Bloomington passed away at Garden Villa Health Care Center on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. She was born in Bloomington on February 16, 1938 into the home of the late Theodore and Nellie (Chitwood) Kerr. She married William L. Hovious and they started their family together. Erma worked at Indiana University in the Food Services Department. She was known a great cook and enjoyed sharing her skills with her family. Erma Jean was an avid In…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Allen “Ike” Grimes

    Allen “Ike” Grimes Ellettsville, Indiana Allen “Ike” Grimes of Ellettsville passed away at IU Health-Bloomington Hospice House on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at the age of 87. All who know him will fondly remember his warm smile, generous heart, and serving spirit that impacted so many during his time on this earth.  Ike was a life-long Monroe County native born here on January 9, 1932.  He was married to Joyce L. (Still) Grimes on October 23, 1948, celebrating 71 years together. Ike …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Sammie Drake

    Sammie Drake Bloomington, indiana Sammie Lois Drake, 71 of Bloomington passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospital on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 with her family by her side. Sammie was born on March 3, 1948 in Princeton, Kentucky to Rollard S. Marshall and Beulah (Cox) Marshall. Sammie owned Special Touch Cleaning Company in Bloomington before retiring. Sammie was also a member of the Red Hats Society for several years while residing in St. Louis. Sammie will be remembered as a loving Mother and…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Steven Murphy

    Steven Murphy Bloomington, Indiana Steven Paul Murphy was welcomed into this world by Patrick Murphy and Sandra Prine on August 25, 1961. Steven Paul Murphy passed away on June 29, 2019 at 6:01 p.m.. He was greeted in death by his mother, Sandra Prine and step-father, Archie Prine and a son, Fred “Scooter” Babbs. Steven left behind a wife Rosalee Kay Murphy, a daughter, Mahaly Kay Utley and son-in-law, Craig Utley; two grandsons, Thomas Trefry and Zachary Saylor; his sister, Brenda Doyle; two…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Clarence Stoll

    Clarence Stoll Bloomington, Indiana Clarence “C.Jay” Stoll of Bloomington passed away at IU Health Bloomington Hospice House on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 surrounded by his loving wife and children. He was 75 years old. Born on March 23, 1944 in Daviess County he was the son of the late Clarence and Lucille (Reed) Stoll. He graduated from Montgomery High School in 1962 and from Vincennes University in 1964. After graduating he married Sharon (Waggoner) Stoll and entered the United States Army wher…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Mary Douglas

    Mary Douglas Gosport, Indiana Mary Elizabeth Douglas, 82, of Gosport passed away Friday, June 28, 2019 at Bloomington Hospital following a short illness. She was born March 10, 1937 in Bloomington, the daughter of Dewey Dennis and Naomi (Burton) Douglas. She graduated in 1955 from Gosport High School an she attended Indiana Central College. After college she worked at Sarkas Tarzian, RCA, Gosport Nursing Home and finally retiring from Gosport Manufacturing. She was a 71 year member of the Gos…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Clyde Mills

    Clyde Mills Gosport Clyde F Mills 84 of Gosport passed away on Sunday June 23, 2019 at the Golden Living Center in Bloomington. Born March 6, 1935 in Owen County he was the son of Fred W. and Ella (Scott) Mills. Clyde retired from United Technology in Indianapolis, he was a member of the Bethany Presbyterian Church. Clyde was a outdoorsman but most of all he loved deer hunting. Preceded in death by his Parents, 2 Sons Brad and Tim Mills, Sisters Virginia Stultz, Mary Noel and Margaret Noel, 3…