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    Brenda Snell

    Brenda Sue Snell, 67, of Muncie, died Monday evening, July 13th, 2015 at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, following an extended illness. She was born April 9th, 1948 in New Castle and is the daughter of Mary E. (Bailey) Flynn and the late Taylor S. Flynn. Brenda was a graduate of Ball State University. She was employed as a lab tech in the health services field. Brenda loved the beach; she was a strong willed person, whom lived life to the fullest. She was a loving and supportive mother. Brenda enjoyed gardening and was an avid animal lover. Brenda is survived by her mother Mary E. (Bailey) Flynn of…

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    Lonnie Conyers

    Lonnie Wayne Conyers, 69, of Muncie, died Thursday evening, July 9th, 2015 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. He was born February 2nd, 1946, in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky to the late Charles & Dorothy Conyers, Jr. Lonnie was an avid marble collector and fisherman. He worked several years at Chrysler Corporation and Smile Properties. He met the love of his life Phyllis Goff and they were married 35 years. Lonnie never met a stranger. Lonnie is survived by his wife Phyllis Conyers of Muncie; children Kevin W. Conyers (Lisa) of Springport, IN, Danny Conyers (Lori) of Mechanicsburg, IN, Dallas Reynolds (Shannon) of Greenfield, IN; brother Rick Conyers (Patsy) of Cadiz,…

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    Kelly Bland

    Kelly Jean Bland, 45, of Muncie, died Saturday, June 27th, 2015 in Brownsburg, IN. She was born December 10th, 1969 in Kokomo, IN, and is the daughter of David F. & Patricia L. (Frehse) Rossi. Kelly was employed in the Delaware Community School Corporation as a Special Education Aid at the Eaton Elementary. She was a very loving mother to her daughter Logan Ashley Bland. Her daughter was her pride and joy. Kelly’s favorite pastime was spending time with her daughter and watching her play softball. She also loved spending time with her friends, family, and close friend Michelle Foster. Kelly also enjoyed many vacations spent with Tim and Logan.…

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    John Rhonemus

    John H. Rhonemus, age 73, of Muncie passed away on Sunday June 28, 2015 at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Garden View Funeral Home, Muncie. View Full Notice ? John Rhonemus

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    Henry Harris

    Henry Harris, Jr., died Tuesday evening, June 23rd, 2015 at his residence. He was born February 17th, 1924 in Greenwood, Mississippi to Henry Harris and Hattie Mae (Dunley) Harris. Henry enlisted in the Army and was a truck driver during WWII. While in the Army, he married Kattie Mae (Lott) Harris on March 11th, 1947. After leaving the Army he an Kattie moved to Muncie where he worked at Indiana Galvanized, then he went to work at Marhoeffer, where he worked for 29 years. While working at Marhoeffer he became a reserve police officer. Once leaving Marhoeffer he moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa where he took a job at Cherry…

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    Willa Roberts

    Willa Fay Roberts, 76, of Winchester, died Thursday morning, June 25th, 2015 at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. She was born October 18th, 1938 in Huntsville, AL and was the daughter of the late Ivy & Gladys (Grayson) Talley. Fay was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She loved to quilt, sew, and make clothes for her grandchildren. Fay loved cooking for her family. She was a member of the Red Hat Society, Eastern Star #60 of Winchester, and the Main Street Christian Church of Winchester. Fay enjoyed her pet dog “Precious” and her pet cat “Cat”. Fay is survived by her loving husband Bobby Joe Roberts of Winchester;…

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    Ester Whiles

    Ester F. (King Bee) Whiles, 86, of Albany, IN died Tuesday June 23, 2015 at Waters of Muncie. He was born on December 18, 1928 in Somerset, KY the son of L.B. and Leasy (Wesley) Whiles. On January 20, 1951 he married Geraldine Mofield. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in the Korean War. He retired from Deco Battery after 41 years of service. He enjoyed attending church at Albany Church of the Nazarene. He was a loving husband and father. He was loved by all that knew him. He enjoyed farming. Surviving relatives include his loving wife of 64 years, Geraldine Whiles; two sons, Norman…

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    Audrey Cooper

    Audrey Beatrice (Perkins) Cooper, 82, of Albany, went to be with the Lord and family members on June 20, 2015, at Albany Health & Rehabilitation Center with her family at her bedside. Audrey was born November 30, 1932 in Wilson Ridge, KY to the late Alonza H. and Mary B. (Jasper) Perkins. Audrey married the now late Verl E. Cooper on November 24. 1950. Audrey is survived by her son, Edwin H. Cooper (wife Anita) of Eaton; granddaughter, Michelle Ann Schuhmacher (husband William) of Muncie; great-grandchildren, Jacob Paul Schuhmacher and Mia Nicole Schuhmacher of Muncie; and a brother, Ezra Perkins (wife Georgianna) of Hamilton, OH. Audrey was preceded in death…

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    Kathy Veatch

    Kathy Ann Veatch, 62, passed away Sunday, June 21, 2015 at her home in Parker City, Indiana following an extended illness. Kathy was born June 10, 1953 in Muncie, Indiana to the late Charlie and Annie Earls. She graduated from Muncie Central High School and worked for Central Manufacturing for 28 years. Kathy attended True Light Baptist Church. She enjoyed attending church, gardening, flowers, cooking, and being a mother and grandmother. Kathy is survived by her loving husband of 22 years, Jimmie Veatch; three children, Angela Massie of Muncie, Travis Massie of Muncie, and Amanda Adams (husband Mark) of Eaton, OH; four step-children, Garrett Veatch (wife Maggie) of Muncie, Anna…

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    Jack Fry

    Jack Lee Fry, 81, of Hartford City, passed away the evening of Monday, June 8th, 2015 at Miller’s Merry Manor of Hartford City surrounded by family. Amazing Grace was playing as he made his way home. He was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather and will be greatly missed. He was born March 19th, 1934 in Columbus, Ohio, to Albert and Alice (Sawyer) Fry. Working from a young age, Jack was a dedicated team member wherever he was employed. He worked two jobs and helped take care of their young children while his wife finished college. Most of his career focused on forklift and over-the-road driving. He served his country…

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    Lansil Davis

    Lansil Holmes Davis, Sr., 78, of Muncie, died Wednesday morning, June 10th, 2015 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. He was born May 14th, 1937 in Muncie and was the son of the late Lansil & Iva Mae (Schenck) Edgecomb. Lansil was raised by his dad Charles E. Davis, Sr. and his mother Iva Mae. He graduated from Muncie Central High School in 1956. He proudly and honorably served his country in the United States Marine Corps from 1956-1960. Lansil loved and enjoyed working in his yard and fishing. He was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Lansil is survived by his loving wife Rosalice Kay (Williamson) Davis of…

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    Peggy Teal

    Peggy Jean Teal, 73, of Muncie died Saturday evening, June 6th, 2015 at her residence. She was born November 27th, 1941 in Winchester, IN and was the daughter of the late Ralph Martin Sr. & Mary Alice (James) West. Peggy was co-owner of Teal Trucking for 34 years, with her loving husband of 57 ½ years John C. Teal, Sr. She enjoyed raising horses, cooking for her family. Peggy was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and friends. Peggy had been a member of the Mainstreet Christian Church in Winchester. Peggy is survived by her loving husband John C. Teal, Sr. of…

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    Gail Spencer

    Gail Elaine Spencer, 64, of Greenfield, passed away early Friday morning, June 5th, 2015 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born March 4th, 1951 in Muncie and is the daughter of Robert Morris & Betty Louise (Jones) Spencer. Gail was a 1969 graduate of Warren Central High School. She was a Registered Nurse working at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis and also at Long Beach Memorial Hospital in California. Gail loved her animals and enjoyed working with her flowers. She was very talented in arts and crafts. Gail is survived by her parents, Robert & Betty Spencer of Greenfield; sisters Linda Pfeiffer and Susan Bonebrake (Dennis); several nieces and…

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    Ellabelle Gray

    Ellabelle Gray, 86, of Hartford City, died Sunday morning, May 31st, 2015 at Miller Merry Manor in Hartford City. She was born February 22nd, 1929 in Hartford City, and was the daughter of the late James Oscar & Anna Marie (Kerby) Cale. Ellabelle was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother and great-great grandmother. She enjoyed traveling, eating out, cooking, gardening, and playing cards. Ellabelle and her husband Herbert served as Boy Scott leaders for 37 years, she also was a member of the Hartford City Lions Club. Ellabelle was a member of the St. John’s Catholic Church in Hartford City. Ellabelle is survived by her husband of 64 years,…

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    Shawn Hinds

    Shawn Suzette Hinds, a resident of Greenfield, passed away in her home after a long illness and joined her savior, Jesus Christ, in Heaven. Shawn was born in Muncie, IN on July 20, 1964. She was the wife of William Hinds for 33 years and the daughter of Larry Southerland of Muncie, IN and Jimmie Hammond-Haltom of Greenfield, IN. She was a member of Evangel Christian Church in Greenfield, IN where she lived her faith by serving the Lord as well as the needs of all who knew her. Regardless of the task, Shawn tirelessly gave of herself, whether organizing and decorating for church events, strengthening others through prayer, or…

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    Mary Twibell

    Mary Mildred Twibell, 84, of Muncie, died late Saturday night, May 23rd, 2015 at her residence, following an extended illness. She was born February 19th, 1931 in Greenfield, IN and was the daughter of the late Clem Wesley & Hazel Mildred (Suddoth) Wilson. Mary was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She loved being with and taking care of her family. Mary is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Glen Alford Twibell of Muncie; her four children, Barry Lee Twibell (Renee) of Muncie, Scott Alan Twibell (Jan) of Muncie, Teresa Jo Dittus of Knoxville, TN, and Cynthia Jane Gross (Kip) of Hartford City; nine grandchildren and eleven…

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    Gracie Haffner

    Gracie Haffner, 90, of Muncie passed away peacefully in her sleep early Saturday morning, May 16th, 2015 at The Waters of Muncie. She was born November 15th, 1924 in Oxford, Arkansas, and was the daughter of the late Lula Hamilton. Gracie went to school in Texas and she graduated from the Northwest Texas School of Nursing in 1945. Early in her career she worked as a nurse at Ball Memorial Hospital. She spent the majority of her years as a private duty nurse. Toward the end of her career she taught nursing classes at Ivy Tech in Muncie. Gracie was a hard working lady. She worked outside of the home…

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    Carroll Turner

    Carroll G. Turner, age 69, of Parker City, IN passed away on Friday May 15, 2015 at Parker Health and Rehabilitation Center, Parker City. Born on February 12, 1946 in Coffee County, Tennessee, he was the son of Raymond and Winefred (McCullough) Turner. Carroll attained his teaching degree from Ball State University. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Carroll was later employed with General Motors, where he worked as a machine operator and various jobs until his retirement in 2006 with 38 years of service. He was an avid Indianapolis Colts fan and also enjoyed watching college football and basketball games. Survivors include his wife Phyllis of…

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    Harold Vores

    Harold Wayne Vores, 76, of Middletown, died Tuesday afternoon, May 5th, 2015 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital. He was born February 1st, 1939 in New Castle, Indiana and was the son of the late Charles E. & Jeanette (Reece) Vores. Harold retired from Delco Remy after 32 years of dedicated service. He was a member of the Muncie Moose Lodge #33, UAW 662, Muncie FOE #231, and the American Legion Post 408. Harold proudly and honorably served his country in the United States Army. Harold is survived by his loving wife Jacqueline Sue (Choate) Vores of Middletown; a son and best friend Keith Vores (Cathy Swafford) of Anderson; step-daughters,…

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    Jack Wright

    Jack Lewis Wright, 71, of Muncie, died Tuesday afternoon, May 5th, 2015 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. He was born May 8th, 1943 in White County, Indiana and was the son of the late Donald & Melva (Kellenburger) Wright. Jack retired from AT&T after 21 years of service as a supply clerk. He proudly and honorably served his country in the United States Air Force. Jack loved being with his family, his pet dogs, and watching Nascar Races. He loved going fishing and being outdoors. Jack is survived by his loving wife of 21 years Marjorie Kay (Fisher) Wright of Muncie; four children, Jack Wright (Susie) Jr. of Oklahoma…

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    Felicia Dornberger

    Felicia F. Dornberger, 88, Dunkirk, died Monday morning, May 4, at her home following an extended illness. A native of Washington, PA, she was born on June 11, 1926, the daughter of Arthur and Valverdine Bruno. She worked at Armstrong Cork Glass Co. (currently Ardagh Group), Dunkirk, for just under 10 years. Her passion was her family and most of all her grandchildren. She also loved cooking, cleaning, babysitting, relaxing on her back porch while watching the hummingbirds, visiting with her neighbors, and playing cards. Surviving are five sons, Leonard J. (Maria) Dornberger, Jr., Dover, DE.; Bernard Dornberger, Redkey; Byron (Debbie) Dornberger, Dunkirk; Albert (AJ) (Phyllis) Dornberger, Muncie; James (Deb)…

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    Mrs. Evelyn C. Wilson

    DECEASED: EVELYN C. WILSON Evelyn C. Wilson, 95, passed away Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Morrison Woods Health Care, Muncie, Indiana. She was a lifelong resident of Muncie. Mrs. Wilson retired as an employee of Ball Stores Collegienne Shop. She was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church where she was a Mother of the Church and a Deaconess, a member of the Mother’s Board, the Usher Board and served as a Sunday School teacher. She was a member of the Lucille Williams Federated Club, Eastern Star and the Christian Women. She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Frank Wilson Sr., Muncie, IN; a son, Dr. Frank (wife: Lillie)…

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    Sou Woo

    Sou-Yin Woo, 90, of Muncie, died early Wednesday morning, April 29th, 2015 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 25th, 1925 in Hon-How China, and was the daughter of the late Ah Mo & Si Lee. Sou-Yin loved being with her family and friends. She enjoyed knitting, magjon, and Texas Holden. Sou-Yin is survived by her four daughters, Sung Leewan, Teresa Lee, Alice Cho, and Lily Seto; her two sons Simon Sung and Kam Fu Sung; three son-in-laws Daniel Lee, Charlie Cho, and Ryan Seto; a daughter-in-law Mei Yee Sung; sixteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; a niece Jean Yun. A Celebration of Sou-Yin life will…

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    Arnold Ypparila

    Arnold Edward Ypparila, 85, of Muncie, went to be with his Lord, on Saturday April 25th, 2015 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, with his family by his side. He was born November 27th, 1929 in Newell, South Dakota, and was the youngest child of five of the late August & Erika (Isto) Ypparila. Arnie graduated from South Dakota School of Mines in Rapid City, SD as an electrical engineer. Upon graduating, he was hired by Westinghouse Electric, and moved to Sharon, PA where he worked until moving to Muncie to work at the new Westinghouse Plant. He later was transferred to Pittsburgh, moving back to Muncie in 1999 to…

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    Michael Knuckles

    Michael David Knuckles, 57, of Muncie and formerly of Las Vegas, NV, died Thursday evening, April 23rd, 2015 at his residence following a brief illness. He was born January 14th, 1958 in Elwood, IN and is the son of Wanda June (Montgomery) Knuckles, and the late Arthur Lee Knuckles. Michael was a 1976 graduate of Wes-Del High School. He received his associate’s degree in Business Management from Ball State University. Michael was an avid golfer, gun collector, and sports enthusiast. He loved horseback riding, four wheeling, boating, and spending time with his family, children ,grandchildren, and his two pet dogs Gibbs and Ziva. Michael enjoyed attending NASCAR and local races…

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    Cordell Campbell

    Cordell H. Campbell, 86, of Muncie, was welcomed into the arms of angels in Heaven on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. Mr. Campbell was born January 20, 1929 in Albany, Kentucky to the late Lowell and Maggie Campbell. He moved with his family as a child to Taylorsville, IL and attended schools there and Mt. Auburn, IL, and then in his early teens moved to Muncie and graduated from Muncie Central High School. Mr. Campbell worked at Warner / Gear Division, Borg-Warner Corp. for 12 years and was active as an elected union official of Local 287, U.A.W.; he also served in the early 1950’s…

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    Karen Piner

    Karen Ann Piner, 62, of Muncie, died early Sunday morning at her residence. She was born February 8th, 1953 in Muncie and was the daughter of the late Donald & Geraldine (Wagner) Harter. Karen was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister. She loved to travel and go on family activities. Karen loved to play bingo and go to the casino. Karen is survived by her loving husband Philip Piner of Muncie; a son Samuel Moore Jr. (Meredith Straughn) of Wichita, KS.; three daughters Angel Monroe (Terry) of Muncie, Melinda Hamilton of Charlotte, NC, and Adrianne Piner of Muncie; seven grandchildren, Philip Allen Keesling, Chelsea Moore, Jade Moore, Bradley…

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    Barbara Bell

    Barbara Jean Bell, 85, of Muncie, died Monday late Monday evening, April 13th, 2015 at AMG Specialty Hospital in Muncie. She was born June 10th, 1929 in Kennard, IN and was the daughter of the late Orie & Norma (Peasley) Todd. Barbara retired from BMH Home Healthcare. She was an active member of the Redkey Baptist Church. Barbara enjoyed traveling, going to flea markets, going out to eat, and watching movies. Barbara is survived by her husband Melvin George Bell of Muncie; two sons Bryan “Buddy” Carrier of Muncie and Jeff Bell (Brenda) of Albany; seven daughters, Norma Jean Bowden (William) of Muncie, Connie Hollowell of Muncie, Cathy White of…

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    Marjorie Herron

    Marjorie (McMichael) Herron, 77, passed away Wednesday, April 08, 2015, at her home in Muncie, Indiana. Marjorie was born March 19, 1938 in Muncie to the late Raymond and Marjorie Rainey. She graduated from Muncie Central High School. She worked for Muncie Novelty and later worked for Werts Novelty, retiring in 2000. Marjorie enjoyed crocheting. She loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Marjorie is survived by four children, Michael McMichael (friend Heidi Wickline) of Muncie, Rusty McMichael (wife Patricia) of Akron, OH, Brian McMichael (wife Bonnie) of Farmland, and Renee Batt (husband Daniel) of Muncie; four siblings, Janet Walker (husband Jim), Charlene Thurman, Patsy…

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    Velma Whitted

    Velma L. Whitted, 84, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015 at her home in Ridgeville, Indiana. Velma was born January 9, 1931 in Ft. Recovery, Ohio to the late David and Lula Garringer. Velma graduated from Ft. Recovery High School in 1949. She worked nearly 38 years as an inspector for Anchor Hocking before her retirement in 1993. Velma enjoyed reading, crocheting, and spending time with her family. Velma is survived by two sons, Stephen Whitted (wife Phyllis) of Sweetser and Dennis Whitted (wife Sheryl) of Winchester; a daughter-in-law, Becky Whitted of Portland; five grandchildren, Jason Whitted (wife Amber), Sharon O’Haver (husband Charles), Karen Whitted (partner Emily), Jeremy Whitted, and…

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    Mary Coleman

    Mary Lee Coleman, 94, of Muncie, died Thursday evening March 26th, 2015 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. She was born June 15th, 1920 in Morehead, KY and was the daughter of the late James & Chloe (Haney) Hall. Mary retired from Duffy Tool & Die after serving 15 years of service. She enjoyed gardening and canning. Everyone loved Mary’s cooking. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother and devoted her life to taking care of them. Mary was a long time member of McCormick View Chapel. Mary is survived by her three children, Guy Gary Coleman of Muncie, Ronald Coleman of Dunkirk, and Janet Johnson of…