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    Helen Delores Senn

    Corydon, IN: Helen Delores Senn, age 81, passed away peacefully at Autumn Woods in New Albany on January 13, 2019. Helen was born on November 12, 1937 in Louisville, KY to Vernon and Edna Calloway. On September 26, 1956, she married Arthur Senn, Jr. Helen was a homemaker who enjoyed going for walks, playing bingo, and spending time with her family. She was a dedicated member of the VFW Post #1693 in New Albany and a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Bradford. She is preceded in death by her husband Arthur Senn, Jr. and her parents, Vernon and Edna Calloway. She is survived by her children; Betty Jo…

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    Kenneth F. Jacobi

    Palmyra, IN: Kenneth F. Jacobi, age 74, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Harrison Spring Nursing Home in Corydon, IN on January 14, 2019. Kenneth was born on January 21, 1944 to Francis and Almena Jacobi. On May 30, 1964, he married Christeen Henson. Kenneth was a farmer and a retired GE foreman, where he had worked for 38 years. Kenneth was very active in the community. He was a former Harrison County Democratic Chairman, the former President of the County Council, the current Morgan Township Board Trustee, and served on the Palmyra Town Board. He enjoyed his family and friends, farming, smoking cigars, Diet Coke, and making…

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    Rebecca “Becky” Simpson-Cooley

    Pekin, IN: Rebecca “Becky” Simpson-Cooley, age 67, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by family on January 3, 2019. Becky was born in New Albany, IN on August 8, 1951 to Elmer and Gladis Cooley. She is preceded in death by her father Elmer Cooley and a son Yancey Simpson. She is survived by two daughters; Brandy (Samuel) Simpson-Edlin and Jessica Naugle, her mother Gladis Cooley, siblings; Mary Gibson, Cynthia Patton, Charles Cooley, and Ray Cooley. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Leif Edlin, Yancey Edlin, Emmitt Edlin, Gabriel Berg, and Isabella Berg. Cremation was chosen by the family. Love Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. The…

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    Edith (Herd) Hendrich

    Palmyra, IN: Edith H. Hendrich, 92, passed away peacefully Sunday December 30, 2018 at the Lincoln Hills Health Center in New Albany, IN. Edith was born on August 4, 1926 in Manchester, KY to Robert Herd and Katie (Wyatt) Herd. She was a member of the Central Barren United Methodist Church and retired from the Wennings Meat Packing Company. She loved gardening, walking, and going to her church. Besides her parents, Edith was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Earl Hendrich, her son Stanley Hendrich, her siblings, Bessie, Edna, Lula, Walter, Roberta, and Sophia. She is survived by one granddaughter Jennifer and one grandson Conner, caregiver and…

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    Sharon (Spangler) Bird

    Palmyra, IN Sharon (Spangler) Bird, age 67, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Saturday, December 22, 2018. Sharon was born on January 29, 1951 in Montgomery, West Virginia. She is preceded in death by Clyde and Carrie (Bailey) Spangler (parents), Richard Spangler and Dale Spangler (brothers), and Messel (Spangler) Abshire (sister). She is survived by Thomas Andrew Bird (husband), Scott R. Bray (son), Jeff Bird and Synthia Fetz (step-children), Jerry Spangler and Gary “Shorty” Spangler (brothers), Phyllis Diaz, Patty Huber, Gloria Roberti and Kathy Sizemore (sisters), Deven Bird, Mackenzie Bird, December Fetz, and London Fetz (step-grandchildren), as well as many other beloved relatives. She retired after…

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    Jo Ann Polen

    Salem, IN: Jo Ann Polen, age 63, passed away on December 14, 2018 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany. Jo Ann was born on September 3, 1955 to William Hardin and Barbara Ballew. She worked for many years as a sales clerk for the gas stations of Palmyra, IN. Jo Ann loved fashion and enjoyed collecting clothes, jewelry, and hand bags in her spare time. She is preceded in death by her parents, two sisters; Pamela Hardin and Susie Durbin, and a brother Bobby Ambers. She is survived by her daughter Jennifer (Bryan) Sneed, three sisters; Ruby Bowling, Linda Bary, and Cindy Ambers, a brother Gerald Ambers, two grandsons;…

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    Rodney Dale Talbert

    Greenville, IN: Rodney Dale Talbert, age 59, passed away peacefully December 11, 2018 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany, Indiana. He was born May 15, 1959 to Omer L. and Grace L. (Schaefer) Talbert in Owensboro, Kentucky. Rodney graduated in 1977 from Floyd Central High School. He worked at Starlite Cabinet in Starlite, Indiana until it closed and then worked for Beeline Courier in Louisville, Kentucky. He also worked as a security guard in several companies. He loved NASCAR Racing, watching football and wrestling, but his favorite activity was computer gaming with people from around the world. Rodney was preceded in death by his father Omer Talbert. He is…

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    Randall E. Losson

    Martinsburg, IN: Randall E. Losson, age 89, passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Randall was born on September 3, 1929 in Martinsburg, IN to Merle and Susie Losson. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. Randall was very active in the Martinsburg community, donating many hours of his time to help with projects and events. He was a charter member of the Jackson Township Fire Department where he was Fire Chief for many years. He served as deacon for the Martinsburg Church of Christ and worked on the Martinsburg Cemetery Board. Randall was a retired appliance service technician…

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    Marie Schroeder

    New Salisbury, IN: Marie Agnes Schroeder, age 92, passed away on December 1, 2018, surrounded by her family. Marie was born on July 15, 1926 in New Salisbury, IN to Philip and Margaret Fessel. She was a 1944 graduate of Morgan High School. On May 13, 1947, she married Clifford “Kip” Schroeder. They celebrated 31 years of marriage before his passing in 1978. Marie was a homemaker who enjoyed cooking for her family of 10 and for her church at St. Michael’s. She liked sewing and quilting and made a quilt for each child and grandchild. Marie also enjoyed playing Euchre in the Bradford Euchre Club. She is preceded in…

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    Glenn H. McCrary

    Fredericksburg, IN: Glenn H. McCrary, age 89, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on November 27, 2018. Glenn was born on September 6, 1929 to Leander and Leona McCary. On February 19, 1988, he married Marcella R. Hurst. They have celebrated 30 years of marriage. Glenn was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was a Mason of the Jefferson Lodge in New Albany and a life-long member of both the VFW and American Legion. He was a retired electrician for LG & E, where he worked for 30 years and served as foreman. Glenn was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church in Hardinsburg. He loved spending time with…

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    Jim Love

    Bedford: James David Love 72, passed away at his home on Saturday, November 10, 2018. Jim was born on January 25, 1946 in Campbellsburg Indiana to Harold and Edith Love. He worked as a supervisor for Smith’s Cabinets in Salem Indiana, and after retiring from Paoli Inc, he enjoyed working at the Bedford Christian Camp. He loved to golf and loved spending time with his family, especially Zach. He is preceded in death by his parents. Jim is survived by his son Joshua Love, his brother John Love, two sisters Mary Ann Pemberton and Molly Simmons, His grandson Zachery Love, and five nieces and nephews as well as 2 great…

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    Sharon Sue Boaz

    Fredericksburg, IN: Sharon Sue Boaz, 75, passed away on November 10, 2018 at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, KY. She was born May 20, 1943 in New Albany, IN to John and Dorothy Mae (King) Trinkle. Her father, John Trinkle preceded her in death. Sharon was a graduate of New Albany High School, she worked as a secretary for the West Washington School Corporation for 34 years and was a member of Westview Christian Church, in Campbellsburg Indiana. She enjoyed outings at restaurants, yard work, gardening, flowers, traveling , dancing, and spending time with family especially the grand kids. She is survived by her husband Stewart Boaz, two sons:…

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    Mary Pauline Ehalt

    Lakeland, FL: Mary Pauline Ehalt, age 90, passed away on November 5, 2018 at Lakeland Regional Hospital in Lakeland, FL. She was born on December 26, 1927 in Ewing, Virginia to Daniel and Mattie Ayres. Mary was a former employee of Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany, IN. She was a homemaker and a member of the Methodist Church in Mulberry, FL. Mary enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and spending time with family and loved ones. She is preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Ehalt, her parents, Daniel and Mattie Ayres, and a grandson, David M. Jones. She is survived by two daughters, Marleeta Burns and Norma Jean Meisel, two…

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    Norman J. Johnson

    Borden: Norman J. Johnson, age 81, passed away at Clark Memorial Hospital on Monday, November 5, 2018. Norman was born on October 5, 1937 in Clark County, IN. On September 3, 1960 he married Barbara Rufing. Norman was a supervisor at Oxy Chemical Company and a cattle farmer. He was a man who loved farming, taking short trips and going out to eat. He was a member of the Borden Church of Christ. He is preceded in death by his parents, the late Delbert and Mable Corn Johnson and his sister, Margaret Jane Leach. Norman is survived by his wife Barbara Rufing Johnson; one son, Steven (Betty) Johnson and one…

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    Donald Knauer

    Pekin, IN: Donald Lee Knauer, age 78, passed away at Kentuckiana Medical Center on Monday, October 30, 2018. Donald was born on February 13,1940 in Louisville, KY. On January 20, 1984, he married Debra Jo Phillips. Donald was a former employee of Standard Gravure, where he served as a journeyman for 30 years. He also worked as a para professional in the diesel engines shop at Prosser for 10 years. Donald was a man who enjoyed nature. He was happiest outside and loved fishing and riding his horses. He is preceded in death by his parents, the late Elvin and Helen Knauer. Donald is survived by his wife, Debra Knauer,…

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    Helen Marie Bube

    Palmyra: Helen M. Bube 90, passed away at Indian Creek Nursing and Rehab on Wednesday, October 31. Helen was born March 20, 1928 in Louisville, KY. On November 16, 1950 she married Virgil Bube, Sr. Helen was a school bus driver for North Harrison Community Schools and spent many wonderful years as a homemaker, raising her family. She enjoyed painting, quilting, sewing, and baking. She is preceded in death by her parents Charles, Sr. and Cecilia Seipp, her husband Virgil Bube, Sr., three brothers; Charles Seipp, Jr., Jim Seipp, and Anthony “Tony” Seipp, as well as two sisters; Rita Seipp and Jean Kochert. Helen is survived by her four sons…

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    Charlotte Denton

    Pekin, IN: Charlotte Anna Denton, age 80, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by family, on Sunday, October 21, 2018. Charlotte was born on June 1, 1938 to Roy and Bessie (Satterfield) Allen. On April 1, 1955, she married Marvin Denton. They have celebrated 63 years of marriage. Charlotte was the owner and operator of Charlotte’s Upholstery. She enjoyed her work, as well as singing, reading, attending church, and spending time with her family. She was a member of Pekin United Methodist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, a son, Marvin Wayne Denton, five brothers, four sisters, a son-in-law, Donald Wynn, and a grandson, Michael Wingler.…

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    Kevin Jay Love

    Georgetown, IN Kevin Jay Love, age 60, passed away at his home on Friday, October 12, 2018. Kevin was born in New Albany on May 7, 1958 to Robert “Bobby” Love and Emma Jane (Emerson) Love. Kevin graduated from Floyd Central High School, Class of 1976. He was a member of the Indian Creek Baptist Church. Kevin was a production supervisor for LG & E in Louisville, KY. Kevin loved sports and was a dedicated IU Fan. He enjoyed camping and fishing as well as Classic Rock Music and watching the old comedy classics of Laurel & Hardy, Red Skelton, and the Three Stooges. He was preceded in death by…