• Oakland City,  Princeton

    Loann French

    View Loann French Princeton Loann French, 93, of Princeton, passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at Good Samaritan Home in Oakland City. She was born September 19, 1925 to Fred H. and Leola (Rogers) Kirk in Gibson County, where she lived most of her life. She was a secretary for Potter & Brumfield and Hurst Manufacturing. She attended the Church of God in Princeton. She enjoyed cooking for family events and sewing. Loann is survived by 2 children, Connie Gray of Ft. Branch and James …

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    Gilbert Adcock

    View Gilbert Adcock Princeton Gilbert Ray Adcock, 77, a longtime resident of Patoka, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh. He was born on January 17, 1942 in Evansville, IN to Taylor and Rose (Gray) Adcock. Gilbert retired from Whirlpool after 40 years. He was a U.S. Army Veteran during the Vietnam Era. He was a member of the VFW and served on the Funeral Detail. He enjoyed his dog. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Martha Jean Adcock of Patok…

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    Sherry Brown

    View Sherry Brown Princeton Sherry Anne (Smith) Brown, 47, of Princeton, passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. She was born November 28, 1971 in Allegan, Michigan. Sherry enjoyed working puzzles, traveling, and listening to old school R and B. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grand baby “Nook Nook”. She was a lover of the outdoors, liked to fish and moo at cows on drives in the country. She was deeply loved and will be missed by…

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    James Catt

    View James Catt Princeton James E. Catt, 82, died September 15, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital. He was born April 20, 1937 and is preceded in death by his parents Maurice and Louise Catt. Jim graduated from Hazelton High School Class of 1955 and was a member of the basketball team.  He was employed by Vinson and Phillips Farms for 46 years, retiring in 2016. He and his wife loved Gatlinburg Tennessee and vacationed there every year for 52 years. They also enjoyed trips to Quincy, Massac…

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    Mark Scott

    View Mark Scott Princeton Mark K. Scott, 64, of Patoka, passed away Friday, September 13, 2019 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Evansville. He was born October 13, 1954 in Gibson County to parents, Thurman Scott and Betty (Sinkhorn) Scott. He worked at Snap On for 28 years and was a member of Tower Heights Church of God. Mark was a big St. Louis Cardinals fan and was an awesome softball player and coach. He liked watching westerns on TV and will be missed by all who knew him. Mark is survived…

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    Rev. Ralph Walters

    View Rev. Ralph Walters Princeton Rev. Ralph H. Walters, 102, of Princeton, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton. He was born January 2, 1917 in Troy Grove, IL to the late Dr. Marvin and Ella Mae (Kelsey) Walters. He served his country in the Navy, as a Fleet Marine and Coast Guard as a Navy Chaplain during WW II and the Korean Conflict. He was a graduate of Carroll College in Waukesha, WI and McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, IL. He was …

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    Janet Deffendall

    View Janet Deffendall Princeton Janet “Sue” (Ward) Deffendall, 71, of Princeton, passed away Monday, August 26, 2019 at Gibson General Hospital in Princeton. She was born June 10, 1948 in Princeton, Indiana to Bertis and Imo (Coomer) Ward, both deceased. She was a nurse’s aide at Gibson General Hospital for many years. Sue is survived by step-son, Devin Deffendall; grandsons, Keith Moore and Tommy Pridgen; sister, Patty Dyehouse; nephews, Justin Dyehouse and Jerry Ward, Jr.; nieces, Amber Dye…

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    Charles Robling

    View Charles Robling Princeton Charles Robert Robling, 68, of Hazleton, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at his home. He was born July 14, 1951 to parents, Byron Robling and Wilma (Bateman) Robling. Charlie served in the United States Army in Germany during the Vietnam War. He was self employed as a carpenter for many years. He enjoyed working and keeping busy. He enjoyed camping with his family and playing with his dog, Bandit. Charlie is survived by his wife, Nila Robling; 2 step-daug…

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    Tonya Sutherlin

    View Tonya Sutherlin Princeton Tonya K. Sutherlin 64, of Princeton passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. She was born April 2, 1955 in Mt. Carmel, IL to Harold “Dick” and Barbara (Wrye) Gibbs. She was a secretary for the Monroe County Probation Department in Bloomington IN for many years. She had moved back to Princeton three years ago after living in several others places then settling in Bloomington. She grew up in Princeton, graduating from P.C.H.S. …

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    Jerry Ennis, Jr.

    View Jerry Ennis, Jr. Princeton Jerry Lee Ennis Jr., 60, of Princeton, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville. He was born November 10, 1958 in Atlanta, Georgia to parents, Jerry Lee Ennis and Barbara Jean (Gardner) Ennis. Jerry attended Princeton Presbyterian Church in Princeton. Jerry is survived by his parents, Barbara and Jerry Ennis of Atlanta, GA; a special friend, Nancy Lasley of Princeton; 3 sisters, Lynn Rodriquez (George) of McRae, GA, Ka…

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    Ramon “Ray” Cox

    View Ramon “Ray” Cox Princeton On August 13, 2019, Ramon (Ray) Lee Cox passed away at his residence in Princeton Indiana from heart failure. He was born on January 4, 1959 in Mount Carmel Illinois to Robert E. Cox Sr and Ruby L. (McRaven) Cox. Ray was an avid sports fan and spent many hours studying sport statistics. He enjoyed talking to his multiple friends online and keeping in touch with his family. Ray is survived by his two brothers, Robert E. (Shirley) Cox Jr of Collegeville PA and Ron…

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    Ryan Scalzo

    View Ryan Scalzo Oakland City Ryan Joseph Scalzo, age 37, died in Montgomery, Texas on August 9, 2019 after a courageous four year-long battle with cancer. Born November 9, 1981, he was the son of Angela Loehr Scalzo (Steve Schaper) of Montgomery, Texas and Joseph Scalzo (Jean LeBlanc) of Bluffton, South Carolina. As an alumna of Vincennes University, Ryan worked as an electrical technician at a number of companies and traveled to Burkina Faso in Africa, helping the government install proper …

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    Valada Peil

    View Valada Peil Princeton Valada D. Peil, 67, of Hazleton, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2019 at the Waters of Princeton. She was born Sept. 17, 1951 in Patoka to Roy W. and Maxine M. (Pleiss) Terry. Valada graduated from P.H.S. in 1969. In school she belonged to 4-H and Future Homemakers of America.  She graduated from Lockyear Business College in Evansville.  She retired from Mid States Rubber in 1997 where she worked for 26 years.  She was member of the Union Local 2717 …

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    April Billings

    View April Billings Princeton April Mae Billings, 43, of Gentryville, formerly of Princeton, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro, Kentucky. She was born on April 11, 1976 in Indianapolis to Roger Redden, Sr. and Charlotte Sue (Ritchie) Redden. She had previously worked at The Waters of Princeton. April loved spending time with her family, writing poetry, collecting things (stickers, cookies, etc.), eating donuts and drinking coffee. She was …

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    Richard “Dick” Mason

    View Richard “Dick” Mason Princeton Richard “Dick” Byrns Mason, 92, of Princeton, passed away Monday, August 5, 2019 at Transcendent Healthcare of Owensville. He was born in Gibson County, March 15, 1927 to late Richard U. and Deliah Alma (Byrns) Mason and had resided here most of his lifetime. He was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Dick retired from Alcoa Warrick Operations and was a member of Bethlehem General Baptist Church near Fort Branch. He is survived by h…

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    Gary Moseby

    View Gary Moseby Princeton Gary A. Moseby, 78, of Princeton, passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville. He was born January 8, 1941 in Grandview to parents, Lester Moseby and Elsie (Albin) Moseby. Gary served in the United States Navy from 1959 until 1969 and worked in the nuclear energy industry. He was a life member of the VFW and was a Mason. Mr. Moseby is survived by his children, Jim Moseby (Imelda) of California, Chris Moseby (Cheryl) of Californ…

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    Carlos “Buster” Carroll

    View Carlos “Buster” Carroll Princeton Carlos “Buster” Ray Carroll, 71, of Oakland City, passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Madisonville, Kentucky on March 25, 1948 to parents, Winifred Gibson and Edna (Williams) Jeffries. He married his best friend, Debbie (Marshall) Carroll on August 19, 1972 and they were blessed with almost 47 years together. Buster worked as a car detailer for 29 years and enjoyed working with his buddies at …

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    Ellen Roach

    View Ellen Roach Princeton Ellen Y. (Bishop) Roach, 70, passed away, Tuesday July 23, 2019 at Parkview Nursing Home, in Evansville, IN. She was born in Patoka, IN on August 24, 1948, to the late Leonard “Beanie” and Goldie (McCrary) Bishop. Ellen had worked at the Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce, Princeton, IN, for many years and in Carmel, IN for a construction company. She enjoyed traveling, reading, playing cards, and cooking. Surviving are a son, Ben Roach, of Fargo, North Dakota; 2 gr…

  • Oakland City,  Princeton

    James Kolb

    View James Kolb Princeton James Herdis Kolb was born July 18, 1939, at the old Princeton Hospital to Herdis Clements Kolb and Violet Isabel (Crecelius) Kolb.  Jim passed away at 5:45 PM on July 25, 2019, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Evansville, IN, after a stroke.  When Jim was born, his mother developed tuberculosis.  He and “my brother Phil,” as he always called him, lived with their Grammy (Myrtle Watkins Crecelius), Pa Ed (Edgar Crecelius), Aunt Eula (Crecelius) Kirk, a…

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    Mildred Harvey

    View Mildred Harvey Princeton Mildred L. Harvey, 88, of Hazleton, passed away Friday, July 26, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville. She was born April 1, 1931 in Petersburg, Indiana. She retired from Siemens, formerly Potter & Brumfield. She enjoyed crocheting and knitting, working word search puzzles and sitting outside in her swing. Mildred is survived by 5 children, David Harvey (Norma) of Oakland City, Rick Harvey (Cathy) of Princeton, Pam Harvey of Princeton, Dannie Ha…

  • Oakland City,  Princeton

    Kevin Meier

    View Kevin Meier Princeton Kevin Dean Meier, age 60, of Patoka, went to be with the Lord on July 21, 2019. He was born June 4, 1959 in Princeton, Indiana to Richard E. and M. Janice (Hunt) Meier. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard E. Meier; grandparents, Arthur and Pauline (Hoover) Hunt and Floyd and Eva (Alsmon) Meier; aunts, Jane (Hunt) McDowell, Milly (Meier) Braun, Frances (Meier) Landrus; uncles, Jack Schlottman, Landon Warren, Richard Braun, Jerry Dyson and Jerry Armstrong;…

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    Brian St. Clair

    View Brian St. Clair Princeton Brian Mason St. Clair, 55 of Princeton went home to be with Our Lord on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at Evelyn’s House Hospice in St. Louis, MO. He was born January 14, 1964 in Evansville. He was the son of Lloyd and Mary (Mason) St. Clair. He graduated from Princeton High School in 1982. Brian worked various jobs during his life including, assistant manager at Kmart, as operator at Clean Tech and as a truck-driver for different businesses. Brian had a heart for helpin…

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    Mamie Turpin

    View Mamie Turpin Princeton Mamie M. Turpin, 67 of Princeton passed away Thursday, July 18, 2019 at University Hospital in Indianapolis, IN.  She was born July 2, 1952 in Princeton to Howard Cox and Mary Kathryn (Null) Whitehouse. Mamie was a homemaker. She graduated from Princeton High School in 1970. She enjoyed scrapbooking, sewing, craft work and crocheting. She loved to cook and spending time with her grandchildren. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Harlan Turpin of Prince…

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    Nolan Simpson

    View Nolan Simpson Princeton Nolan E. Simpson, 88, of Fort Branch, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville. He was born August 6, 1930 in Gentryville, IN in Spencer County, to the late Alton and Matilda (Moesner) Simpson, then lived in Haubstadt and Owensville. He was a 1947 graduate of Haubstadt High School. On September 29, 1950 he married Lois Mauck and they had 60 years together, until her passing in 2011. He was drafted into the U. S. Army from 19…

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    Joanna Bolin

    View Joanna Bolin Princeton Joanna Bolin, 90, of Francisco, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019. She was born March 24, 1929 to the late Rex and Esther (Lance) Hollon and resided in the community her entire lifetime. She was retired from the State of Indiana, Department of Public Welfare as a receptionist/bookkeeper. Joanna was a longtime member of First General Baptist Church in Princeton, where she also played the organ and piano. Joanna is survived by her foster daughter, Kathy Neill (Garry…

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    Robert York

    View Robert York Princeton Robert W. “Bobby” York, 62, of Patoka, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. He was born on March 7, 1957 in Evansville, IN to James Sr. and Leola (Weedman) York. He lived in Patoka, IN since 1994, coming from Evansville. Bobby had worked as a Diesel Mechanic for Sternberg International in Evansville, IN. He loved hunting, fishing and BBQing. Bobby is survived by his wife, Dawn (Jorden) York of Patoka; children, Jason York of Wisco…

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    Jay Brubaker

    View Jay Brubaker Oakland City Jay E. Brubaker 88, of Oakland City passed away Monday July 15, 2019 at the River Oaks Health Center in Princeton. He was born September 29, 1930 in Mechanicsburg, OH, to Harry E. and Naomi (Tooker) Brubaker. He had lived in Oakland City since 1980 moving there from Springfield, OH. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the U.S. Army. He was the retired owner operator of Brubaker Trucking Jay was a member of the Mackey Salem United Methodist Church, form…

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    James Sampson Jr.

    View James Sampson Jr. Princeton James L. Sampson Jr., 53, of Fort Branch, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh. He was born December 16, 1965 in Princeton and had resided in Fort Branch for the past 4 ½ years, coming from Princeton. He was a graduate of Princeton Community High School, class of 1984. He was formerly employed for many years with AmeriQual Foods near Evansville. James is survived by his wife, Debbie (Coomer) Sampson of Fort Branch; 3 chil…

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    Georgette Krieg

    View Georgette Krieg Oakland City Georgette Krieg, 71, of Oakland City, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville. She was born December 14, 1947 in Princeton. She had lived in Oakland City since 1991 coming from Spurgeon. She was formerly a member for many years of both the Oakland City American Legion Post 256 Auxiliary and Oakland City Eagles Aerie 4288. Georgette is survived by her 2 daughters, Holly Takacs (Dennis) of Haubstadt and Sara Buck (Brad) o…