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    Larry Combs

    View Larry Combs Patriot, IN Larry Combs, 67, of Patriot, IN, passed away on Sunday, February 16th, 2020 while in the company of family members, at his residence. Larry was born in Middletown, OH on January 1, 1953, a son of the late Ethel (Morris) and Jonathon  Combs. Larry spent his youth in the Middletown community. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam War. Larry worked as a truck driver at Colen’s Trucking in Middletown, OH, retiring in 2015. Larry lov…

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    Carl Eversman

    View Carl Eversman Ohio County Carl Edward Eversman passed away Tuesday February 11, 2020 at the age of 90. Visitation will be held on Thursday Feb 13, 2020 from 11:00 to 1:00pm at Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun. Funeral services honoring and celebrating his life follow at 1:00pm with Reverend Tom Holt officiating. Burial will be at River View Cemetery. Memorial gifts in his honor may be made to Hope Baptist Church or to the family to assist with final expenses. Donations may be left at …

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    Franklin Mitchell

    View Franklin Mitchell Rising Sun Franklin Eugene Mitchell, 77, of Rising Sun, IN, passed away on Friday, February 7th, 2020 while in the company of family members, at his residence.  Frank was born in Ohio County, IN on July 15, 1942, a son of the late Mariam Beatrice (Bradon) and Edgar  Mitchell. Frank spent his youth in the Patriot area of Switzerland County. He retired from Pri-Pak Inc. in Greendale, IN after 30 years of service. Frank also worked at Anchor Glass in Greendale. H…

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    Jeremy Knigga

    View Jeremy Knigga Bear Branch Jeremy Dale Knigga, 43, of Bear Branch, IN, passed away on Saturday, February 8th, 2020 at Margaret Mary Health in Batesville, IN. Jeremy was born in Lawrenceburg, IN on December 23, 1976, a son of Connie  Jo (Brown) Swinney, of Osgood, IN and Ricky  Lee Knigga, of Bear Branch, IN. Jeremy grew up in Ohio County and attended Rising Sun High School. He worked as a heavy equipment operator at Nelson Stark Company in Cincinnati, OH. Jeremy was a member of …

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    Lena Henderson

    View Lena Henderson Aurora, IN Lena Louise Henderson, 66, of Aurora, IN passed away on Monday, February 3, 2020.  Lena was born in Rising Sun, IN on November 18, 1953, a daughter of the late Mary Ellen (Beavis)  and Sherman  Henderson. She was a graduate of the Rising Sun High School and was employed as a healthcare provider at Advantage Care.  Lena was very full of life and showed it through her passion for the outdoors and dancing. She loved her family very much and she …

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    Mary Poling

    View Mary Poling Rising Sun Mary Ruth Poling, 84, of Rising Sun, IN, passed away on Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 at Highpoint Health in Lawrenceburg. Mary was born in Switzerland County, IN on September 5, 1935, a daughter of the late Ina (Webster) and Everett Brett. She was a 1953 graduate of Vevay High School. Mary was employed at the Vevay branch of the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration for over 40 years. Mary was the wife of Clyde Robert Poling. Mary and Clyde were marrie…

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    Joshua O’Connor

    View Joshua O’Connor Rising Sun Joshua Lee O’Connor, 42, of Rising Sun, IN passed away on Monday, January 27, 2020 in Lawrenceburg, IN. Josh was born in Aurora, IN on May 26, 1977, a son of the late Pegan Lee O’Connor (Jackson) and Lee (Lee Bob) Patrick O’Connor. Josh grew up in Aurora, IN where he spent his days riding bicycles up and down John Street and his nights camping in the yard. You could also find Josh showering in a thunderstorm with a bar of soap. Ever since a young age, Josh had …

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    Luca Wooten

    View Luca Wooten Vevay, IN Luca James Wooten, infant son of Tevin & Tiffany (Lucas) Wooten of Vevay, IN, entered and left this world on Saturday, January 25th, 2020 at King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, IN. In addition to his loving parents, Luca is survived by his grandparents, John Robert & Debi Lucas, of Moorefield, IN and grandmother, Susan Shelton, of Florence, KY; by his aunts, Randa Combs  (Josh), of Versailles, IN and Dorothea Swan (Jimmy), of Union, KY; by his uncle,…

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    John Wolfe

    View John Wolfe Rising Sun John Ernest Wolfe, 81, of Rising Sun, IN, passed away on Thursday, January 16th, 2020 at his residence. John was born in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan on August 16, 1938, a son of the late Flossie (Wilson) Pearson and Clyde Wolfe. At a young age, John and his family moved to the Rising Sun community where he attended high school.  John was the husband of the late Gloria Neaman Wolfe (granddaughter of J.W. Whitlock).  They married on September 8, 1959 and we…

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    Desiree Childers

    View Desiree Childers Lawrenceburg Desiree Marie Childers, 30, of Lawrenceburg, IN, passed away on Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 at her residence. Desiree was born in Cincinnati, OH on November 6, 1989, a daughter of Angela Marie (Freeman) Bryant, of Lawrenceburg, IN and Rodney L. Barrows, of Lawrenceburg, IN. Desiree grew up in Lawrenceburg and attended school there. She was a homemaker and loving mother to her son Karter. Desiree enjoyed doing hair and makeup. She was also a talented writer a…

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    Monica Curry

    View Monica Curry Dillsboro, IN Monica L. Curry, 58, of Dillsboro, IN, passed away on Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 at Mercy Health- West in Cincinnati, OH. Monica was born in Lawrenceburg, IN on February 22, 1961, a daughter of the late Esther Alma (White) and Harry E. Miller. She grew up in the Rising Sun community and attended school there. Monica married Allen D. Curry on April 23, 1977 in Aurora, IN at the Church of Christ. Monica and Allen were married over 42 years until her passing. Mon…

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    Gloria Bloomer

    View Gloria Bloomer Rising Sun, IN Gloria Jean Bloomer, 70, of Rising Sun, IN passed away on Saturday, January 11th, 2020 at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, OH. Gloria was born in Hamilton, OH on October 22, 1949. She was the daughter of the late Clifford & Virginia Jean (Rice) Joskem.  Gloria was a graduate of Garfield High School, class of 1968 and  received her Bachelor’s Degree from Miami University. She was a Registered Nurse for several years and last worked at Interim Heal…

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    John Purnell, Jr.

    View John Purnell, Jr. Ripley County, IN John D. Purnell, Jr., 41, of Ripley County IN, passed away at 3:38 AM, Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 at Norton Hospital in Louisville, KY. John was born in Anderson, IN on June 13, 1978, a son of Ruth (Fisher) Purnell, of Toledo, OH and John D. Purnell, Sr., of Anderson, IN. He worked in maintenance at GECOM Corporation in Greensburg, IN for 20 years. John was a rock hound and loved looking for arrowheads and other artifacts along the river banks with f…

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    Patricia McMurray

    View Patricia McMurray Patriot, IN Patricia Ruth McMurray, 78, of Patriot, IN, passed away at on Saturday, January 4th, 2020 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, OH. Patricia was born in Lamb, IN on February 18, 1941, a daughter of the late Pauline (Henderson) and Sam  Cunningham, Sr.. Patricia moved to Patriot at an early age and attended school there. Patriot would remain her home for the rest of her life. She was a homemaker and the wife of Harry McMurray. Patty and Harry shared …

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    James Conner

    View James Conner Rising Sun, IN James Frank Conner, 85, of Rising Sun, IN, passed away on Friday, December 20th, 2019 at Highpoint Health, in Lawrenceburg, IN. James was born in Versailles, KY on June 25, 1934, a son of the late Ola Evelyn (Drury) and Rodney  Conner. He was the husband of Shelvia Jean (Bess) Conner. On March, 17, 1970, they were married at the Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg, IN. James and Jean were married over 49 years until his passing. James worked in law enforcement…

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    Herbert Wallace, Jr.

    View Herbert Wallace, Jr. Lawrenceburg, IN Herbert Lee Wallace JR. of Lawrenceburg, Indiana passed away on Thursday December 12th, 2019. He was born on April 6th, 1953 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Herbert was the son of Herbert L. Wallace Sr. and Mother Garnett Wallace (Weaver) of Lawrenceburg, Indiana. He is survived by his son Christopher Wallace (Dea) of Rising Sun, Indiana, his daughter Staci Allgeyer (Lenny) of Erlanger, Kentucky, sisters Donna Wallace and Debbie McAdams (Roger). Brothers Jery W…

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    Hilbert Keith

    View Hilbert Keith Rising Sun, IN Hilbert W. Keith, 87 of Rising Sun, IN passed away on Sunday, December 15th at Highpoint Health in Lawrenceburg, IN Services are pending at Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun, IN Hilbert W. Keith, 87 of Rising Sun, IN passed away on Sunday, December 15th at Highpoint Health in Lawrenceburg, IN Services are pending at Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun, IN View   Send Flowers

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    Charles Cole

    View Charles Cole East Enterprise, IN Charles Scott Cole, 60, of East Enterprise, IN, passed away on Thursday, December 12th, 2019 peacefully, at his residence. Charles was born in Marion County, IN on February 26, 1959, a son of the late Alice (Wall) and Carter Cole. He worked as a Truck Driver at Piazza Produce in Indianapolis, IN. Charles liked fishing in his spare time and loved spending time with his grandchildren. On June 10, 1984 he married Linda (Beever) Cole, who survives him. Charle…

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    Travis Bailey

    View Travis Bailey Patriot, IN Travis Wayne Bailey, 37, of Patriot, IN, passed away on Tuesday, December 10th, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Edgewood, KY. Travis was born in Cincinnati, OH on February 22, 1982, a son of Edith (Smith) Powers, of Greendale, IN and the late Alfred “Whistlepig” Bailey. He was employed at Equipment Mechanic Services in Warsaw, KY. Travis liked being outdoors and enjoyed fishing, hunting and riding his motorcycle. Above all, Travis was a loving father and pro…

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    Emmett Dunaway

    View Emmett Dunaway Rising Sun, IN Emmett “George” Dunaway, 71, of Rising Sun, IN, passed away on Thursday, December 5th, at Twin Towers Nursing Home, Cincinnati, OH. Emmett was born in Lawrenceburg, IN on January 13, 1948, a son of the late Martha (Webb) and Melvin  Dunaway. He attended Rising Sun High School and was employed as a barge loader at Hilltop Basic Resources in Patriot, IN. He was a member of the Aurora Eagles and the Aurora American Legion. Emmett had a passion for gardenin…

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    Alberta Brameier

    View Alberta Brameier Rising Sun Alberta Ann Brameier, 73, of Rising Sun, IN, passed away on Thursday, November 21st, 2019 at The Waters of Rising Sun. Alberta was born in Dearborn County, IN on February 4, 1946, a daughter of the late Ella Gertrude Browning and Charles  Drew. She attended school in Manchester, IN. Alberta worked in food service most of her life. She was a well known face in Rising Sun where she managed the Dairy Queen for 16 years. Alberta enjoyed going to Rising Star C…

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    Janet Shaver

    View Janet Shaver Rising Sun Janet Kay Shaver, 74, of Rising Sun, IN (formerly of Vevay), passed away on Wednesday, November 20th 2019, at The Waters of Rising Sun. Kay was born in Milan, IN on August 17, 1945, a daughter of the late Emma Marianna (Grace) and Coy Lee Shaver. She grew up in Ohio County and was a graduate of Rising Sun High School, Class of 1963. Kay retired from Belterra Casino in Florence, IN where she worked in security. She previously had worked for Randall Textron in Vevay…

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    Everett Walton

    View Everett Walton Rising Sun, IN Everett Dale Walton, 81, of Rising Sun, IN, passed away on Saturday, November 9th, 2019 at Ridgewood Health Campus in  Lawrenceburg, IN. Everett was born in Ohio County, IN on December 22, 1937, a son of the late Bertha (Reamer) and Robert Walton. Everett grew up in Ohio County and attended school there along with his brothers Cleveland and Ervin and his sister Edith. Everett was married to Wanda (Dennis) who passed away on January 31, 1989. He married …

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    Ricky Greive

    View Ricky Greive Aurora, IN On November 7, 2019, Rick Greive, age 55 of Aurora, passed away surrounded by his loving family.  Rick was born February 19, 1964 to Don and Shirley Greive. He married his high school sweetheart Tina (Tedesco), and together they raised two beautiful daughters, Emily and Samantha. He was adored by his only granddaughter, Quinn, who smiled whenever he walked into the room. He enjoyed coaching his daughters in soccer and basketball for many years. Rick was also …