• Cannelton,  Tell City

    Florence “Gayle” Naviaux

    Florence “Gayle” Naviaux Tell City, Indiana Florence “Gayle” Naviaux, 88, passed away December 5, 2019. She was born in Tell City, Indiana on July 13, 1931 to the late Elmer and Maggie (Loney) Alvey. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Johnie Naviaux in 1986 and a sister Evangeline Bosler. Gayle retired from Tell City Chair Company after 26 years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and enjoyed going to yard sales, never meeting a stranger, she loved to talk to people a…

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    Wesley Young

    Wesley Young Tell City Wesley K. “Wes” Young, 60, passed away at his home on December 5, 2019, after a brave, hard fought battle with cancer. He was born on December 1, 1959 in Alamogordo, New Mexico, son of the late Henry and Emmi Rosa (Jahn) Young.  Also preceding him in death was a sister, Linda Bickell and brother in law, Frank Dupont. Wes served in the United States Army and was currently working at Century Aluminum for more than 15 years, until illness forced him to take a leave of…

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    Billy Barron

    Billy Barron Tell City, Indiana William “Billy” Barron, 51, formally of Tell City, passed away December 1, 2019 at Hospice of South-Central Indiana in Columbus, Indiana. He was born in Tell City, Indiana on May 9, 1968 to the late Nancy (King) Perryman and Jerry Perry, who survives.  Also preceding him in death was his brother, Christopher Perry.  Billy had worked in factories most of his life, most recently at NTN Drive Shaft in Columbus. He enjoyed helping his nephews work on… T…

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    Kenny King

    Kenny King Derby, Indiana   Kenneth D. “Kenny” King, 75, passed away November 22, 2019 at his home.   He was born in Birdseye, Indiana on November 7, 1944, son of the late Lonnie and Susie (Sanders) King. Also preceding him in death were brothers, Lester and Ray King and sisters, Minnie Laswell, Agnes Chumbley, Louise Rush, Imogene Vogelmann, Nellie Chanley and Norma Cronin.   Kenny was united in marriage on February 19, 1964 to Shirley Dawson, who survives.  He… Derby, …

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    Jim Dixon

    Jim Dixon Tell City Tell City, Indiana – James E. “Jim” Dixon, 73, passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born on April 11, 1946, son of the late Otis and Ruth (Mills) Dixon.  A 1964 graduate of Tell City High School, Jim married Ellen “Louise” Kyle on September 25, 1965 in Tell City.  He worked at National Southwire Aluminum for over twenty years and later at General Electric.  Jim enjoyed fishing, working on… Tell City, Ind…

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    Zelma Fuchs

    Zelma Fuchs Evanston, Indiana   Zelma V. Fuchs, 87, passed away November 20, 2019.   She was born September 14, 1932 in Perry County, daughter of the late Noah and Zefrie (Nash) Snider. Also preceding her in death was her husband James E. “Jim” Fuchs in 2008 and siblings, Robert and Walter Snyder, Verlee Moseby and Wilma Jones.   Zelma retired from Commercial Filters after seventeen years. She enjoyed bowling, flower gardening and being with family.   She is… Evanston, I…

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    Margaret Sturgeon

    Margaret Sturgeon Margaret E. “Maggie” Sturgeon, 101, passed away November 11, 2019 at Golden Living Center Lincoln Hills. She was born January 1, 1918 in Detroit, Michigan daughter of the late Leroy and Elizabeth (Armstrong) Hayward. Also preceding her in death was her husband Russell Sturgeon; children, Della Jean Esarey in infancy, Delta Stow and Phillip “Tip” Esarey; siblings, Elmer Hayward, Violet Hayward, Loretta Hayward, Anna Mae Hayward and Helen Hayward. Maggie was a member… Margar…

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    Brad DeWeese, Sr.

    Brad DeWeese, Sr. Cannelton, Indiana Brad DeWeese, Sr., 50, passed away November 10, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Tell City, Indiana on February 23, 1969 to the late Scott Pate and Patricia (DeWeese) Caldemeyer Cooper. Also preceding him in death was his daughter, Kara Evrard and a brother, Dennis Smith. Brad loved living in Perry County. He especially loved to be outdoors around German Ridge and on the river. He enjoyed fishing, kayaking and caring for his dogs,…

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    Irene “Verlee” Poehlein

    Irene “Verlee” Poehlein Cannelton, Indiana Irene “Verlee” Poehlein, 98, passed away November 11, 2019 at Golden Living Center-Lincoln Hills. She was born in Tell City, Indiana on September 6, 1921 to the late Herbert Blinzinger and Elsie (Rhodes) Probus.  Also preceding her in death was her husband, Verden G. Poehlein in 1991; three sons, Ralph, Ronald and Christian “Glenward” Poehlein; a grandson, Toni Poehlein; and a brother, Ralph Blinzinger. Verlee was a member of Evangelical… Cann…

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    Mae Hawkins

    Mae Hawkins Cannelton Cannelton, Indiana – Mae Hawkins, a longtime resident of Cannelton, Indiana, passed away peacefully in her sleep on, November 2, 2019.  She was born on June 27,1927 in Cloverport, Kentucky to the late John Henry Sago and Artie (Mae) (Horsley) Sago.  She settled in Cannelton, with her husband, Alfred Hawkins, Jr.. Preceding her in death besides her husband were her sister, Mamie Horsley; brothers Alvin Sago, John “Bill” Sago, Roy “Leroy” Sago and her… Cannelto…

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    Michael E. “Mikey” Voyles

    Michael E. “Mikey” Voyles Tell City, Indiana Michael E. “Mikey” Voyles, 39, passed away October 30, 2019.   He was born in Tell City, Indiana on July 11, 1980. Mikey was a 1998 graduate of Frederick Fraize High School in Cloverport, Kentucky and then went to work at Waupaca Foundry, where he had been for 21 years.  He was united in marriage on July 14, 2006 to Angela Hinton, who survives him.    Mikey liked to take things apart, put them back together and figure out how th…

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    Marion Dixon

    Marion Dixon Evansville, IN   Marion Dixon, 81, passed away October 31, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville.   He was born in Perry County, Indiana on December 2, 1937 to the late Edward and Mary Emma Dixon.  Also preceding him in death were brothers, Edward, Ralph, Oscar, Norman, David Earl and Marvin Dixon and sisters, Margie Zellers and Mary Emma Dixon.   Marion was a 1955 graduate of Cannelton High School and served in the United States Army.  …

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    Darrell Ray “Dewey” Martin II

    Darrell Ray “Dewey” Martin II Troy, Indiana Darrell Ray “Dewey” Martin, II, 60, passed away October 28, 2019 at his home in Troy. He was born Salina, Kansas on March 28, 1959 to the late Darrell Ray Martin I and Mary (Cavender) Martin.  Also preceding him in death was his wife, Deonna Martin; a son, Ryan Miles and brother, Kenny Martin. Dewey attended Community Christian Church.  He enjoyed playing cards, watching Colts football and when able, reading, traveling and camping. He love…

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    Darrel Ray “Dewey” Martin II

    Darrel Ray “Dewey” Martin II Troy, Indiana Darrell Ray “Dewey” Martin, II, 60, passed away October 28, 2019 at his home in Troy. He was born Salina, Kansas on March 28, 1959 to the late Darrell Ray Martin I and Mary (Cavender) Martin.  Also preceding him in death was his wife, Deonna Martin; a son, Ryan Miles and brother, Kenny Martin. Dewey attended Community Christian Church.  He enjoyed playing cards, watching Colts football and when able, reading, traveling and camping. He loved…

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    Patricia “Patty” Royer

    Patricia “Patty” Royer Tell City, Indiana Patricia L. “Patty” Royer, 60, passed away October 26, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville. She was born in Tell City, Indiana on April 4, 1959, daughter of the late Melvin and Alice (Crawford) Brown.  Also preceding her in death were sisters, Melva Lynn Brown, Carolyn Boster and brothers, David Fuchs and Larry Brown. Patty retired in 2018 from National Office Furniture in Santa Claus. In her younger years she had worked at Far Best F…

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    Joe Howland

    Joe Howland Tell City, Indiana Joseph O. “Joe” Howland, 80, passed away October 24, 2019 at U of L Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. He was born in Spencer County, Indiana on January 17, 1939, son of the late Walter and Lucille (Bender) Howland.  Also preceding him in death was a sister, Wanda Shephard and nephew, Wade Bauer.   Joe was a 1958 graduate of Cannelton High School and served in the National Guard. He was united in marriage to Betty Schipp on August 1, 1964 at St…. Tell…

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    Norman Hay

    Norman Hay Cannelton Cannelton, Indiana – Norman Hay –a true original– passed peacefully in his sleep at his daughter’s home in Newburgh on Sunday October 13, 2019 from injuries sustained in an auto accident on October 4, 2019. Norman was born March 14, 1934 to Thomas and Lula (Gaesser) Hay of Cannelton, IN. He was 8th in their family of 12 children, who grew up poor, Huckleberry Finn style, exploring with his brothers on the banks of the Ohio River. When Norm joined the Army after high sch…

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    Glenda Etienne

    Glenda Etienne Tell City, Indiana Glenda F. Etienne, 83, passed away October 17, 2019 at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born in Mount Pleasant, Indiana on February 25, 1936, daughter of the late Noble C. Sprinkle, Sr. and Anna R. (Hardesty) Sprinkle. Also preceding her in death was her husband of 59 years, Casper “John” Etienne in 2015; a sister in infancy, Joyce Ruth Sprinkle and brothers, Bill Sprinkle and Noble Sprinkle, Jr. Glenda was a 1954 graduate of Tell City High… Tell Cit…

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    Maxine Flaherty

    Maxine Flaherty Tell City Maxine S. Flaherty, 93, passed away on October 12, 2019. She was born in Rono, in Perry County, on October 24, 1925.  Her parents were the late Willard and Ella (Devillez) Cassidy.  Maxine was a 1944 graduate of Oil Township High School. She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella.  A homemaker, she had formerly worked at General Electric, 3-D, and Haller’s Food Mart/Holiday Foods.  Maxine and her husband, Gerald, h…

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    Sandra Sanders

    Sandra Sanders Cannelton Sandra K. “Sandy” Sanders, 73, passed away Sunday, October 13, 2019 at her son’s home in Tell City. She was born June 10, 1946 in Kokomo, Indiana, daughter of the late Walter and Irene (Adams) Kernel. Also preceding her in death was her husband Robert E. “Bob” Sanders in 2008, sisters, Margie Cotton, Lill Sizemore, Harriet Pisch, Toni Yoder and brothers, Bill Pesinger and Jim Shoemaker. Sandy enjoyed being with family, playing bingo, cross stitching, crafts… Sandra …

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    Michael Fisher

    Michael Fisher Michael W. “Mike” Fisher, 55, passed away on October 12, 2019. He was born June 28, 1964 in Tell City, son of the late John F. Fisher, Sr. and Betty J. (Roberts) Fisher. Also preceding him in death was a brother in infancy, Roger Dale Fisher. Mike was a member of Freewill Baptist Church in Cannelton and Harry G. Myers Sons of American Legion Post # 142, where he held several positions and enjoyed calling and working bingo there. He also called bingo at Oakwood Health… Mi…

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    Bryant Bolin

    Bryant Bolin Tell City Tell City, Indiana   Bryant D. Bolin, 65, passed away October 9, 2019 at Golden Living Center Lincoln Hills.   He was born March 18, 1954 in Perry County, son of the late Alton Bolin Jr. and Mary (Klueh) Bolin. Also preceding him in death was his brother, Mark Bolin.   Bryant was a 1972 graduate of Perry Central High School. He had worked at Tell City Chair Company, SIRS in Ferdinand and Evansville ARC, where he was receipt of Employee of the Year and was…

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    Helen Beard

    Helen Beard Tell City, Indiana Helen I. Beard, 92, passed away September 28, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Rome, Indiana on April 16, 1927 to the late Archie Wallace and Irene Dallas (Masterson) Bryant.  Also preceding her in death was her husband, Greg Beard and brothers, Jim, Archie, Ivan, Vernon, and Ronald Bryant. Helen was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church.  A homemaker for most of her life, she had worked at General Electric for 20 years, retir…

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    Gary Brown

    Gary Brown Tell City, Indiana Gary W. “Sugar Bear” Brown, 72 passed away, September 26, 2019. He was born in Gatchel, Indiana on March 21, 1947 to the late Elmer and Virginia Ruth (Scheler) Brown. Also preceding him in death was his companion, Dessa Keown; a sister in infancy, Patricia Gayle Brown and a brother, Tom Brown. Gary was a 1965 graduate of Tell City High School, later serving in the U.S. Army where he earned a Purple Heart and Bronze Star.  He retired in 2009 from… Tell…

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    Anna Board

    Anna Board Tell City, Indiana Anna F. Board, 68, passed away September 22, 2019 at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born in Cloverport, Kentucky on February 16, 1951 to the late Estel and Hazel (Short) Board.   Anna was a babysitter and caretaker for the elderly.  She enjoyed collecting dolls and angels and spending time with her family and grandchildren. Surviving are her children, Jesse Reed, Jr. (Brandy), Huntingburg, Rita Singer (Gary), Tell City, Donna Reed (Todd James),…

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    Louise Hay

    Louise Hay Tell City, Indiana   Louise S. Hay, 92, passed away September 12, 2019 at Golden Living Center in Tell City.   She was born in Bolivar, Ohio on March 22, 1927, daughter of the late Soloman and Maude (Langdon) Sweat.    Louise was united in marriage at St. Augustine Catholic Church on February 7, 1950 to Thomas Hay, who preceded her in death in 2013. Also preceding her in death were her grandsons, Mark Huber and Jack Tuggle; siblings, Madeline Lampkin, Cornelia…..

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    Louise Hay

    Louise Hay Tell City, Indiana   Louise S. Hay, 92, passed away September 12, 2019 at Golden Living Center in Tell City.   She was born in Bolivar, Ohio on March 22, 1927, daughter of the late Soloman and Maude (Langdon) Sweat.    Louise was united in marriage at St. Augustine Catholic Church on February 7, 1950 to Thomas Hay, who preceded her in death in 2013. Also preceding her in death were her grandsons, Mark Huber and Jack Tuggle; siblings, Madeline Lampkin, Cornelia…..

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    Gilbert Esarey

    Gilbert Esarey Bristow, Indiana   Gilbert B. Esarey, 86, passed away September 11, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.   He was born in Bristow, Indiana on July 20, 1933, son of the late John William and Eva Albertine (Jones) Esarey. Also preceding him in death were his siblings, Louella King, Allen Esarey and four brothers in infancy.   Gilbert was a 1952 graduate of Tell City High School and was soon married on September 30, 1952 to the former Ruth Harpenau, who survives. Gi…

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    Gilbert Esarey

    Gilbert Esarey Bristow, Indiana   Gilbert B. Esarey, 86, passed away September 11, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.   He was born in Bristow, Indiana on July 20, 1933, son of the late John William and Eva Albertine (Jones) Esarey. Also preceding him in death were his siblings, Louella King, Allen Esarey and four brothers in infancy.   Gilbert was a 1952 graduate of Tell City High School and was soon married on September 30, 1952 to the former Ruth Harpenau, who survives. Gi…

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    Daniel “Dan” Quick

    Daniel “Dan” Quick  Tell City, Indiana   Daniel R. “Dan” Quick, 50, passed away September 5, 2019, at the home of his mother, surrounded by his family.   He was born in Tell City on October 19,1968 son of Shirley (Sternberg) Quick and the late Jerome “Jerry” Quick. Also preceding him in death were his grandparents, Oscar and Viola Sternberg and Clarence and Burnis Quick.   Dan was a 1987 graduate of Tell City High School and was a veteran of the U.S….  Tell City, In…

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    Gayle James

    Gayle James Cannelton Cannelton, Indiana Gayle L. James, 67, passed away August 30, 2019 at her home. She was born on October, 22, 1951 in Perry County, daughter of the late Carmi and Ida Ruth (Anson) Badger. Also preceding her in death was a brother, Donald Badger. Gayle had been a caregiver for the elderly and enjoyed playing cards and bingo, watching game shows and spending time with her cat, Baby. She is survived by her children; Greg James (Rhonda), Hawesville and Theresa James, Tell Cit…

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    Glenward “Bub” Poehlein

    Glenward “Bub” Poehlein Cannelton Cannelton, Indiana Glenward G. “Bub” Poehlein, 67, passed away September 3, 2019. He was born on April 26, 1952 in Perry County, son of the late Charles and Elsie Marie (Sommer) Poehlein. Also preceding him in death was a sister, Brenda Lea Poehlein, in infancy. Bub retired as a truck driver for Can-Clay and had worked at Schwab Safe and Blum’s Sawmill. He was a stock car driver, enjoying demolition derby’s, fishing, mud bogs, deer hunting and his… Cannelto…

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    Curtis Tate

    Curtis Tate Tobinsport, Indiana –   Curtis E. Tate, 80, passed away on September 1, 2019, at Golden Living Center in Tell City.   He was born in Tobinsport, IN on July 11, 1939, son of the late Elmer and Annie Marcella (Applegate) Tate.  Also preceding him in death was a brother, James Tate, Sr.   Curt worked as electrician all of his life and was most proud that he was able to travel the world, wiring for oil drilling rigs. He enjoyed motorcycles and… Tobinsport, Indian…

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    Raphael Dupont

    Raphael Dupont Tell City, Indiana Raphael W. DuPont, 98, passed away August 28, 2019 at Golden Living Center. He was born June 22, 1921 near Leopold, Indiana in Perry County, son of the late William and Rosa (Flamion) DuPont.  Also preceding him in death was his wife of 77 years, Vivian (Howell) DuPont, who passed away in 2018; their son, Christopher DuPont; great grandson, Christopher Earl Reiter; son in law, Bob Hagman; sisters, Martha Hubert, Ida Mae Goffinet and Mary Mullis; and brot…

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    Virginia Paulin

    Virginia Paulin Cannelton, Indiana Virginia V. Paulin, 97, passed away August 27, 2019 at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. She was born in Cannelton, Indiana on June 4, 1922 to the late Floyd and Edith (Hawhee) Ramsey. Virginia was a 1940 graduate of Cannelton High School.  She was united in marriage to Joseph N. Paulin in September of 1942. They were married for 64 years until his death on July 4, 2006. Also preceding her in death was her brother, Denny Ramsey. Virginia was a member…

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    Gene Borders

    Gene Borders Tell City, Indiana   Kenneth Eugene “Gene” Borders, 76, passed away August 22, 2019. He was born in  Owensboro, Kentucky on September 21, 1942 to the late Charles N. “Chic” and Virginia (Culllen) Borders.  Also preceding him in death was his wife, Charlotte (O’Bryan) Borders in 2015; a brother, Donald Borders and brother in law, Bob Key.    Gene had owned and operated William Tell Woodcrafters and Swiss Plywood, Corp.   Surviving… Tell City, Indian…

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    Oliver “Gene” Jones, Jr.

    Oliver “Gene” Jones, Jr. Branchville Oliver Eugene “Gene” Jones, Jr., 64 passed away August 22, 2019 at his home. He was born in Greenville, South Carolina on October 11, 1954 to the late Oliver E. Jones, Sr. and Bonnie Mahue. Also preceding him in death was his daughter, Olivia Jones; two sons, Oliver E. “J.R.” Jones, III and Brad Jones; and his step mother, Sue Jones Bryant. Gene was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and had been a truck driver his entire life. Gene enjoyed music, playing t…

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    Oliver Jones, Jr.

    Oliver Jones, Jr. Branchville Oliver Eugene “Gene” Jones, Jr., 64 passed away August 22, 2019 at his home. He was born in Greenville, South Carolina on October 11, 1954 to the late Oliver E. Jones, Sr. and Bonnie Mahue. Also preceding him in death was his daughter, Olivia Jones; two sons, Oliver E. “J.R.” Jones, III and Brad Jones; and his step mother, Sue Jones Bryant. Gene was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and had been a truck driver his entire life. Gene enjoyed music, playing the guit…

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    Shana Williams

    Shana Williams St. Croix, Indiana   Shana LaNae Williams, 33, passed away August 20, 2019 at her home.   Shana was born in Clarksville, TN on March 6, 1986 and was a 2004 graduate of Orleans High School. She was united in marriage on January 1, 2011 to Matthew Williams. Shana had worked in the office at Star Tech in Tell City until it closed and was currently employed as an instructional assistant with Perry Central Community Schools where she was also involved with the Lights On Af…