• 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…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    George Ford

    George Ford Owensburg, Indiana George Ford, 82, of Owensburg passed away at his residence on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Born in Monroe County, Indiana to Clarence Ford and Lena (Reeves) Ford Galyan. He was the second youngest to three sisters and five brothers. He served six years in the US Army. On April 17, 1964 he married Arbutus F (Wilson) Ford and they were married for forty-five years, she precedes him in death. He drove a semi-truck over the road for thirty-five years and was a member of …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Roger Milholland

    Roger Milholland Bloomington, Indiana Roger L Milholland, 77 of Bloomington, IN joined his wife Ruth in Heaven on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis surrounded by his family. Born in Beech Grove, Indiana on January 4, 1942, Roger was the son of Lowell and Clara (Moreland) Milholland. Roger moved to the Ellettsville area in 1952 and graduated from Ellettsville High School in 1960. Roger also graduated from Indiana University in 1996 after taking classes in his spa…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Chad Anderson

    Chad Anderson Terre Haute, Indiana Chad Michael Anderson, 44, of Terre Haute passed away on Sunday, Jun 16, 2019 at Union Hospital. He was born on June 27, 1974 in Dayton, Ohio to Thomas Anderson and Lynda (Riley) Anderson. Chad enjoyed reading books, listening to music from artists like Elton John and The Grateful Dead. While in high school Chad was a member of the yearbook staff and started writing in journals, something he continued through his life. He was also an avid photographer, takin…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    William “Bill” Butler

    William “Bill” Butler Bloomington, Indiana William “Bill” George Butler, loving husband, father, and grandfather passed away after a short illness on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at the IU Health Bloomington Hospice House.  He was 61. Bill was the son of William Devere Butler and Patricia Jane (King) Butler born in San Francisco, CA on May 9, 1958.  He was married to Betty (Atkins) Butler on April 18, 1998.  Motorcycles were Bill’s passion and he was always working on them and riding…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Edna Wampler

    Edna Wampler Bloomington, Indiana Edna L. Wampler, 85, of Bloomington, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. She was born on September 10, 1933 to Sherman and Nora (Cain) Conley. Edna married Estus Junior Wampler on January 8, 1954 and they were married for 59 years upon his death in 2013. She was retired from Sears, Roebuck and Company. Edna is survived by a son, Victor J. (Janice) Wampler of Bloomington; daughter Valerie VanHorn (Tony) of Ellettsville; grandchildren, Misty M. (Jeremy) Co…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Gary McKee

    Gary McKee Bloomington, Indiana Gary W. McKee age 75 of Bloomington passed away on Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 7:15 pm at Belle Trace Health Care Center. He was born in Linton, Indiana on July 20m 1943, the son of Gary B. McKee and Jennie McCulloch. Gary was a 1961 graduate of Stinesville High School and joined the United State Marine Corps following graduation. He served during the Vietnam War. Following his time in the service he worked briefly for Westinghouse Corporation in Bloomington and l…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Danny Beckman

    Danny Beckman Danny L Beckman, age 71 of Gosport passed away on Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at IU Health-Methodist Hospital. He was born on August 4, 1947 in Bloomington to James “Poddy” and Betty Jean (Baker) Beckman. Danny served in the United States Army. He retired from RCA after 30 years and went to work for Harmon Automotive and the Fairfield Inn. He was an active member of the American Legion Burton Woolery Post #18 in Bloomington. Danny loved being outdoors hunting and fishing. Danny is sur…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Alta Holdaway

    Alta Holdaway Spencer Alta L. (Nelson) Holdaway 86 of Spencer passed away on Sunday June 9, 2019 at Aperion Care in Spencer. Born May 9, 1933 in Prospect, IN and was the daughter of Harry C. Nelson Sr. and Dollie E. (Wininger) Allen Alta had worked at Kimble Piano Factory, RCA and Cook Inc. She was of the Pentecostal Faith and had attended Old Dutch Community Church. Alta was the Queen of Yard Sales and loved watching old westerns on TV. Alta was preceded in death by her Parents, Son Gary Mor…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Fontana Roberds

    Fontana Roberds Stinesville, Indiana Fontana Sue (Clark) Roberds, 57, of Stinesville passed away at Golden Living Health Care Center on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Born July 20, 1961 she was the daughter of Bobbie and Barbara (Page) Clark.  She attended Stinesville Church of the Nazarene and was a graduate of Edgewood High School in 1979.  Fontana was a caregiver with Mentor Guardians.  Fontana was a friend to many.  She loved playing euchre, mushroom hunting, and cookouts aroun…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Fontanta Roberds

    Fontanta Roberds Stinesville, Indiana Fontana Sue (Clark) Roberds, 57, of Stinesville passed away at Golden Living Health Care Center on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Born July 20, 1961 she was the daughter of Bobbie and Barbara (Page) Clark.  She attended Stinesville Church of the Nazarene and was a graduate of Edgewood High School in 1979.  Fontana was a caregiver with Mentor Guardians.  Fontana was a friend to many.  She loved playing euchre, mushroom hunting, and cookouts arou…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Kathy Malicoat

    Kathy Malicoat Ellettsville Kathy Malicoat 69 of Ellettsville passed a way on Sunday May 26,2019 at Garden Villa in Bloomington, Born June 4, 1949 in Elwood, IN she was the daughter of John and Dorothy (Plake) Cockrill who preceded her in death as well as a sister Becky Cockrill. Kathy is a 1967 grad of Patricksburg High School, she was a Bartender for 25 years at Kenny’s Tavern in Ellettsville. Kathy was a member of the American Legion Post 18 in Bloomington, VFW Gosport Post 7850 …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Mackenzie Ogan

    Mackenzie Ogan Bloomington, Indiana Mackenzie Kate Ogan born May 27, 2019 at 6:44 a.m. passed away on May 27, 2019 at 8:41 a.m. Mackenzie is survived by her father, Nathan Alan Ogan and mother, Amanda Nannette (Hottinger) Ogan of Bloomington.  Mackenzie Kate came into this world too soon, but has touched our lives forever.  Mackenzie was surrounded by those who loved her and will miss her deeply.  We love you always Mackenzie Kate. Services will be private. Chandler Funeral Hom…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Trenton Mullis

    Trenton Mullis Bloomington, Indiana Trenton “Trent” Ray Mullis, age 25, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2019 in Stinesville. Trent was born on February 13, 1994 in Bloomington to Jimmy Mullis and Patti (Webb) Terrell.  He was a 2012 graduate of Owen Valley High School.  He was a member of the IUOE Local 841 and the Laborer’s Local 741, operating heavy equipment. Trent was a member of the FFA during school and a ten-year member of the 4H where he would show cattle and sheep.  He …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Eva Lunsford

    Eva Lunsford Ellettsville, Indiana Eva M. (Faucett) Lunsford of Ellettsville passed away on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Hearthstone Health Campus at the age of 94. She was born into the home of the late Laudice E. and Ruth (Stephen) Faucett on February 1, 1925 in Bloomington.  Eva worked for Sarkes Tarzian and retired from Otis Elevator in 1990.  She enjoyed reading autobiographies of famous people, cooking, and watching classic movies. Eva loved animals and adopted her Siamese cats, Py…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Franklin “Frank” May

    Franklin “Frank” May Ellettsville, Indiana Franklin “Frank” B. May, 79, of Ellettsville passed away at Hearthstone Health Campus on Friday, June 1, 2019 surrounded by his wife and family. Frank’s parents, Haskell and Dora (Pless) May welcomed him into this world on September 18, 1939 in Monroe County.  He became the husband of Dorothy (Robertson) May on June 30, 1960 and they have been happily married for 59 years.  Frank was employed by GE where he worked in Quality Control and aft…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Donald “Donnie” Day

    Donald “Donnie” Day Bloomington, Indiana Donald “Donnie” E. Day of Bloomington passed away at his residence in the early morning hours of Thursday, May 23, 2019.  He was 84. Donnie was the son of the late Charles and Lavina (Smith) Day born in Seymour, Indiana on May 24, 1934.  Donnie was a proud member of the United States Army serving in the Korean War from 1956 to 1962. While in his military service he married the love of his life, Carolyn (Siscoe) Day on March 27, 1959…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Tonda Cross

    Tonda Cross Ellettsville, Indiana Tonda Jean Cross of Ellettsville, went to her heavenly home on Saturday, May 18. 2019 unexpectedly due to a tragic accident.  Tonda was born in Ellettsville, Indiana into the home of Bob and Donna (Acuff) Farmer on September 24, 1957.  She was married to Jon Cross for 25 years.  Tonda was the proud mother of sons Chad and Shawn Hall as well as grandmother to Cole Hall and stepmother to David and Tyler Cross. Tonda was a graduate from Edgewood H…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Donald “Don” Cornwell, Sr.

    Donald “Don” Cornwell, Sr. Gosport, Indiana Donald “Don” W. Cornwell, Sr. of Gosport passed away at the age of 83 on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at IU Health-Bloomington Hospital. Don was born in Harrodsburg in Monroe County into the home of George L. and Delpha (Elkins) Cornwell on January 21, 1937.  He was married to Phyllis (Snyder) Cornwell for 33 years.  Don formerly worked at RCA, and a stone mill and retired as an over the road independent trucker.  When Don was younger he en…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Robert “Robbie” Norris

    Robert “Robbie” Norris Ellettsville, Indiana Robert “Robbie” Norris, 67, of Ellettsville passed away after a brave battle with cancer at his residence on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 with his family by his side. Born in Bloomington on September 16, 1951 he was one of eight children born to Richard and Catherine (Johnson) Norris.  Robbie owned and operated Robbie’s Painting and also worked with Facility Maintenance at Indiana University as a painter.  He married Carole (Whitesell) Norris …

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Denise Beard

    Denise Beard Bloomington  Denise Joy (Jones) Beard passed peacefully on May 9, 2019 at IU Methodist Hospital.  Denise is survived by her daughter, Jill Denise Lines (Donnie), her grandson, Jace, and step-grandsons Max and Grant.  Sister- Jacqueline Anderson (Max), Brother, Stanley Jones (Diana), 5 Nephews, 3 Nieces, a multitude of great nieces and nephews. Denise was born in Bloomington, Indiana on May 26, 1952.  She is proceeded in death by her parents, Elm…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Curtis “Mike” Richardson

    Curtis “Mike” Richardson Bloomington, Indiana Curtis “Mike” Michael Richardson of Ellettsville passed away at IU Health-Bloomington Hospice House on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the age of 76. Born on September 30, 1942 in Bedford he was the son of the late Ralph E. and Alice K. (Jones) Richardson.  Mike retired from Duke Energy where he worked as a lineman, serviceman and finally a supervisor.  He was a faithful member of the Ellettsville First Baptist Church attending services each Su…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Virginia Venderburg

    Virginia Venderburg Solsberry Virginia Irene Vanderburg Virginia Irene (Isom) Vanderburg age 100 passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Garden Villa Nursing Facility.  She was born on December 5, 1918 in Greene County; the daughter of Ode and Mattie (Davis) Isom.  She retired from IUPUI Indianapolis and was a member of Solsberry Christian Church. Virginia was a beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, cooking and quilt…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Beverly Flynn

    Beverly Flynn Bloomington, Indiana Beverly “Bev” Ann Flynn, 59, of Bloomington passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Born in Bloomington on March 19, 1960 she was the daughter of Junior and Winona (Patton) Flynn.  Bev cleaned apartment buildings throughout Bloomington until her retirement.  She is survived by her brother, Mark Flynn of Bloomington; sisters, Linda Mullis and husband Tim of Solsberry, and Lisa Ragsdale and husband Robin of Indianapolis.  Be…

  • Ellettsville,  Gosport

    Timothy Snooks

    Timothy Snooks Gosport, Indiana Timothy J. Snooks of Gosport passed away at Richland Bean Blossom Health Care Center on Saturday morning, May 4, 2019 at the age of 61. Born in Bloomington on July 31, 1957 he was the son of Willard and Catherine “Katie” (Dozert) Snooks. Tim worked for Thomas Farms helping on the farm.  He was also a heavy equipment operator.  If it had a steering wheel, Tim could drive it.  He loved to visit with his friends. He was preceded in death by his fath…