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    Joe Rogers

    Joe Rogers Franklin Joe Rogers, 90, of Franklin, went to be with the Lord at 12:45 a.m. Thursday, May 9, 2019.   A native of Indianapolis, Joe was born July 10, 1928 to the late Otis Rogers and Julia Davis Rogers.  Joe married Barbara (Sampson) Rogers who survives. Joe was an equipment operator for Link Belt, retiring after 38 years.  He was a Ham radio operator for 40 years (call sign KF9LQ) with Midstate Amateur Radio Club and served as a Federal Examiner.&nbsp…

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    Linda Gillespie

    Linda Gillespie Albuquerque Linda Lee (Stoker) Gillespie, 71, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, passed away on April 27th, 2019. She was born on April 14th, 1948 in San Angelo, Texas, on a military base. Her father was serving in the Navy, at the time. She born to George “G.B.” Stoker and Susan “Ann” Dewar Terras Ford Stoker (formally of Strathmiglo, Scotland). Linda grew up in Terre Haute and graduated from Garfield High School, in 1967. Linda worked towards a nursing degree, but was kept from… …

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    Quentilla Gonterman

    Quentilla Gonterman Whiteland Quentilla Gay Gonterman was taken home on May 3, 2019 at 10:13 p.m. She was met by her mother Helen Darby and father Jo Carroll, her brother, Frankie Carroll, her youngest son, Jamie Lee Gonterman and a daughter, Amanda Lynn Gonterman. She leaves behind her husband of 38 years, James Gonterman, two daughters, Patricia (Hall) Gonterman of Indianapolis and Summer Lynn Hall of Indianapolis, two sons, Jason Gonterman (Raylee Kay Ann Gonterman) of Whiteland, and Hayde…

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    Leah Haskins

    Leah Haskins Greenwood Leah K. (John) Haskins of Greenwood, IN passed away on April 29, 2019 in Indianapolis, IN. Leah was born on June 16, 1964 in Beech Grove, IN a daughter of the late Fred A. John and Laura L. Carver. In her spare time, she loved being with her granddaughter Lily Haskins, her kids, and her family. Leah is survived by her two sons: Marc and Michael Haskins both of Greenwood and her two daughters: Misty and Tim St. Louis of Franklin, IN and Nicole Haskins of Greenwood. She i…

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    Lila Pruitt

    Lila Pruitt Greenwood Lila Lea (Taylor) Pruitt age 90, of Greenwood, IN passed away Friday, May 3, 2019. She was born to Lloyd and Lelia G. (Shoptaw) Taylor on July 29, 1928 in Linton, IN. Lila spent her life as a homemaker. She enjoyed going to the casino and playing bingo. She also enjoyed reading and doing puzzles. Lila loved her family very much. Lila is survived by her children, Terri Lynn (Randy) Poag of Columbia, TN, Patti Arlene (Randy) Beattey of Unionville, IN, Jacqueline Jane (Geor…

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    Joanne Commerford

    Joanne Commerford Whiteland Joanne Ellen Commerford passed away May 2, 2019. She was born on June 21, 1922 in Indianapolis, IN a daughter of Redick and Nora Tennery (Hurst) She attended George Washington High School graduating in 1940. She married Fred Commerford on July 19, 1944 Mr. Commerford preceded her in death on March 4, 1991. They had one son Mark Commerford and his wife Margie. Joanne was also preceded in death by her granddaughter Kimberly Commerford of Indianapolis. Joanne worked s…

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    Helen Roberts

    Helen Roberts Helen M. Roberts, 87 of Nineveh passed away at 2:15 a.m. April 30, 2019. The Indianapolis, Indiana native was born May 3, 1931 to the late James F. Crail and Desse Decker Crail.  Helen was a homemaker, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother as well as an Elvis Presley fan.  She was a member of the Salvation Army Church and served as a bell ringer for the Salvation Army for 44 years. Helen is survived by her children; Annette (Elmer) V…

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    Ronald Burnette

    Ronald Burnette New Whiteland Ronald A. Burnette age 81 of New Whiteland, IN passed away on April 30, 2019 in Franklin, IN. Ronald was born on May 21, 1937 a son of the late Carlie and Mildred Lee Burnette. Ronald was in the United States Air Force from 1955 until 1959, serving his country proudly. On April 12, 1980 he married Saundra K. Lee in Indianapolis, IN. For 33 Years he was employed by Kroger as a stock supervisor. In addition to his wife he is survived by two children: Ronald D. Burn…

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    Susan Clifton

    Susan Clifton Franklin Susan G. Clifton, 67, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019. She was born to the late Ralph and Lilly (Carlton) Coffman on June 12, 1951 in Johnson County, Indiana. Susan enjoyed camping in the mountains. She loved to go hunting and taxidermy. Susan loved to collect gnomes. She married Robert Clifton in 2000, he precedes her in death. Susan is survived her brother, Richard (Jody) Coffman of New Whiteland; her sisters, Lillian Calvin of Carmel, Bren…

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    Kenneth Mahurin Sr.

    Kenneth Mahurin Sr. Mooresville Kenneth G. Mahurin Sr., 82, of Mooresville, passed away Monday, April 29, 2019 in his home. He was born to Kenneth Mahurin and Jeanne (Marshall) Mahurin Britton on March 18, 1937 in Indianapolis. Kenneth was a veteran of the United States Navy. Kenneth was married to Jean (Cooper) Mahurin, she survives. He was a supervisor for Indianapolis Parks and Recreation for five years, retiring in 2007. Kenneth was a member of Southwood Assembly of God. He enjoyed playin…

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    Joyleata Williams

    Joyleata Williams Franklin Joyleata “Joy” A. (Flanigan) Williams, 76, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019. She was born to Rudy and Cora (Hutsell) Flanigan on October 14, 1942 in Black Oak, Arkansas. Joy loved to spend her time sewing. She also enjoyed artex painting and crafts. Joy would make baby dolls for her friends’ grandchildren. She was a member of the Franklin Senior Center. Joy was also a member of the Creekside Church of Christ. Joy is survived by her children, Jennife…

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    Kristin Alvey

    Kristin Alvey Franklin Kristin Alvey, 30, Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019. She was born to Doug Alvey and Kimberly (Wright) Conner on November 1, 1988 in Beech Grove. Kristin attended Whiteland High School. She was an avid reader. Kristin enjoyed coloring, playing cards and doing puzzles. Kristin enjoyed going to concerts. Kristin loved music and loved to sing from the time she was a little girl. She loved her dogs. Kirstin loved her family very much. Kristin is survived by her …

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    Bernard Hinds, Jr.

    Bernard Hinds, Jr. Franklin Bernard A. Hinds Jr., 75, of Franklin, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019. He was born to Bernard A. and Agnes (Letourneau) Hinds Sr. on October 8, 1943 in White Bear Lake, Minnesota. Bernard was a meat cutter for 30 years. He married Peggy (Meyers) Hinds on January 18, 1969, she survives. Bernard loved to spend his time hunting and fishing. He loved his family very much. Bernard is survived by his wife of 50 years, Peggy (Meyers) Hinds of Franklin; his three …

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    Judith Eubanks

    Judith Eubanks Nineveh Judith Ann (Nash) Eubanks, 77, of Nineveh, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019. She was born to Emmett and Nellie (Crousore) Nash on November 11, 1941 in New Castle. Judy married her lifetime sweetheart, Samuel E. Eubanks in Indianapolis on May 10, 1957. Judy was a registered nurse for over 40 years, working for St. Francis Hospital, Methodist Hospital, and Perry Township Schools. Judy loved being a school nurse. She retired in 2006. Judy was an avid bowler and bingo p…

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    Joyleate Williams

    Joyleate Williams Franklin Joyleata “Joy” A. (Flanigan) Williams, 76, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019. She was born to Rudy and Cora (Hutsell) Flanigan on October 14, 1942 in Black Oak, Arkansas. Joy loved to spend her time sewing. She also enjoyed artex painting and crafts. Joy would make baby dolls for her friends’ grandchildren. She was a member of the Franklin Senior Center. Joy is survived by her children, Jennifer G. (Richard) Breedlove of Morgantown, Rudy R. Williams …

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    Danny Perry

    Danny Perry Indianapolis Danny Ray Perry, 65, of Indianapolis, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Community South Hospital. Danny was born January 14, 1954 to the late Jimmy F. Perry and Patty S. Perry.  Danny was a retired mold polisher. He loved boxing, poker, fishing and writing poetry.  He loved spending time with his family and especially his granddaughter Cambri, who was his pride and joy. Danny is survived by his sons; Justin Perry and his fiancé Jasmine Murray of Whitel…

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    Jerry Stricklen

    Jerry Stricklen Franklin Jerry Thomas Stricklen, 71, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019. He was born to the late James and Maude (Chesher) Stricklen on September 19, 1947 in Florida. Jerry was a member of the Coastguard for some time. He enjoyed playing video games and spending time with his family. Jerry is survived by his son Jerry T. (Aimee) Stricklin II of Franklin; his brother, Jimmy Stricklen of Perry, Georgia; and his grandson, Cameron Stricklen. There are no services pla…

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    Danny Freeman

    Danny Freeman Franklin Danny R. Freeman, 65, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019. He was born to Lloyd and Lois (Coffman) Freeman Jr. on August 31, 1953 in Lebanon. Danny was a veteran of the United States Army. He served in Germany during the Vietnam War. Danny was a machinist for 30 years. He loved working in his yard and going to the beach. He would detail his cars often, trying to keep them looking nice. Danny dearly loved his cats, Spooky and Hank. Danny is survived by his l…

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    Donald Scholl

    Donald Scholl Greenwood Donald Lee Scholl age 84 of Greenwood, Indiana passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at his home. Donald was born on January 5, 1935 in Columbus, Indiana: a son of the late James and Margaret Craig Scholl. On October 25, 1975, he married Carol Ann Poor, Mrs. Scholl survives. Mr. Scholl was a member of and worked for the Carpenters Union Local 758, retiring after 30 years of service.  In addition to his wife he is survived by three children; Mary Beth (James) Brumm…

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    William Bowen

    William Bowen Greenwood William L. Bowen, 73, died peacefully in his Greenwood, IN home on April 14, 2019. A veteran of the Vietnam War with two tours in Vietnam, he served proudly as a Sargent with the United States Marine Corp. He is survived by his wife Nancy of 52 years; two daughters, Tammie (Bowen) Emmert (Roger), and Stacey (Bowen) Breitzke (Kevin Clark). He also leaves behind nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Kathy (Bowen) Black (Dennis), and Linda (Bowen) Foste…

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    Janet Davey

    Janet Davey Greenwood Janet L. (Klumpp) Davey, 70, of Greenwood, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019. She was born to Harry and Edith (Coffman) Klumpp on October 1, 1948 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Janet worked in the home health care for 20 years. Janet enjoyed nature and gardening. She loved to cook. Janet enjoyed watching game shows and playing board games. Janet loved her children and grandchildren very dearly; and loved spending time with them. Janet is survived by her sons, Robert (Kendall) Dav…

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    Larry Allen

    Larry Allen Bargersville Larry W. Allen, 75, of Bargersville, Indiana, passed away April 16, 2019 at St. Francis Hospice House, Indianapolis, Indiana. Larry was born October 16, 1943, to Jim Marion and Phebo Allen (both deceased). He married Judy Welch Shaw on December 4, 2015 in Franklin, Indiana, she survives. He attended Decatur Township School System in Indianapolis, Indiana. He spent 25 years of service, working in the Security Division for Eli Lilly and Company, retiring on August 31, 1…

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    Nancy Baker

    Nancy Baker Franklin Nancy Ann (Davis) Baker, 84, of Franklin, previously of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2019. She was born to William and Louise (Qualls) Davis on August 21, 1934 in Hanson, Kentucky. Nancy worked at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville for 36 years. Nancy loved to travel. She loved spending time with her family. Nancy is survived by her daughter, Terri (Jim) Truitt of Whiteland; her granddaughter, and two great-grandchildren. Nancy was preceded in death by her p…

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    Garvin Stewart

    Garvin Stewart Greenwood Garvin E. Stewart, 93, of Greenwood, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019. He was born to William and Frances (Lynn) Stewart on September 21, 1925 in Northlet, Arkansas. Garvin was a veteran of the United States Army, serving in World War II from December 1945 to February 1947. He was apart of the Iron Workers Local 454 in Casper Wyoming for 20 years. Garvin enjoyed the outdoors. He loved to go fishing and hunting. Garvin also enjoyed woodworking and working in his yard…

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    Frances Ramsay

    Frances Ramsay Franklin Frances N. (Sanford) Ramsay, 97, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019. She was born to Noble and Emma (Conner) Sanford on December 19, 1921 in Johnson County. Frances worked at Camp Atterbury in the laundry department. She also worked for Varynit Mills, the garment factory in Franklin for many years. Frances loved to go dancing and skating. She loved listening to all types of music. Frances was an animal lover. Frances loved spending time with her children…

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    Timothy Wiseman

    Timothy Wiseman Franklin Timothy “Tim” A. Wiseman, 50, of Franklin, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019. He was born to Fred Wiseman and Roberta (Lewis) Lines on June 28, 1968 in Beech Grove. Tim was a former mechanic. He enjoyed playing pool. Tim was a loving father and grandfather. He loved spending time with his family. Tim is survived by his parents, Fred Wiseman of Indianapolis and Roberta Lines of Greencastle; his children, Shanna (Jesse) Moore of Franklin, Christen Wiseman of Franklin, …

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    Vernelle Hutchison

    Vernelle Hutchison Indianapolis Vernelle Bernice Hutchison, 96, of Indianapolis, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019. She was born to Joel and Emma (McNutt) King on October 1, 1922 in Haleyville, Alabama. Vernelle was an active member of Christ United Methodist church. She was a youth counselor for the church. Vernelle loved baking. She enjoyed spending time with her family. Vernelle is survived by her three daughters, Pam (Randy) Randol of Greenwood, Rebecca (Keith) McFall of Indianapolis, and…

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    Mildred Bland

    Mildred Bland Franklin Mildred Leona Bland, 81, went to be with the Lord on Friday, April 5, 2019 in Franklin. She was born June 3, 1937 in Breckenridge, Kentucky to the late Wilbur and Thelma (Leslie) Sharp. She married Robert L. Bland on January 21, 1956 in White Mills, Kentucky.  He preceded her in death on February 8, 2014. She was a homemaker and faithful member of Open Door Fellowship, formerly Temple Baptist Church. Her hobbies included cake decorating, singing and visiting nursin…

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    Betty Roy

    Betty Roy Greenwood Betty Marie (Baxter) Roy age 97, of Greenwood, Indian, went to be with the Lord on the afternoon of April 4, 2019. She was born in Casey County, Kentucky to Myrtle Baxter and John Welby Baxter on November 12, 1921. She became a caregiver at a young age due to her mother’s illness, she loved and helped care for her family of eight siblings. She married to Oris Roy on September 18, 1937. Their children include, Barbara (Dwaine) Grider of Greenwood, IN., Armra (Vivian) Roy of…

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    Ellen Sandlin

    Ellen Sandlin Madison, Virginia Ellen Jean Sandlin, 76, of Madison, Virginia passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019. She was born to the late William Broyles and Lena May on June 22, 1942 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Ellen worked for the Indianapolis Star for many years. She also worked as a teletype operator for Seattle P. I. Ellen loved to work out in her lawn and garden. She loved sitting out on her front porch with her dogs enjoying a cup of coffee. Ellen loved looking at the mountains. El…

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    Roger Schwomeyer

    Roger Schwomeyer Martinsville Roger A. Schwomeyer, 77, of Martinsville, passed away Sunday, March 31, 2019. He was born to Carl and Freeda (Whitlow) Schwomeyer on October 6, 1941 in Indianapolis. Roger worked for Busch Stadium as a young man. He later worked at Mechanics Laundry. Roger also worked as a landscaper for Butler Garden Center for 25 years. He enjoyed watching baseball. Roger loved listening to old country music. He loved spending time with his family. Roger is survived by his chil…

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    Raymond Rodgers

    Raymond Rodgers Greenwood Raymond J. Rodgers, 93, of Greenwood, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019. He was born to Samuel and Dorothy (Pratt) Rodgers on October 22, 1925 in Indianapolis. Ray served in the United States Army Air Corp from November 1943 until November 1945. Ray spent his life serving his country in other ways than just through the Air Corp. He worked for the New Whiteland Fire Department for 54 years, serving as a chief during that time. Ray was also a fire marshal for the Ne…

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    Susan McClain

    Susan McClain Bargersville Susan L. (Thomsen) McClain, 71, of Bargersville, passed away Friday, March 22, 2019. She was born to the late Clarence and Dorothy (Belshaw) Thomsen of December 30, 1947. Susan worked for H & R Block for several years. Susan enjoyed researching her ancestry. She loved her children and grandchildren very much. Susan is survived by her children, Ainsley McClain of Seabrook, Texas and Andrew (Sarah Mae) Williams of Clarksville, Tennessee; and her two grandchildren,…

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    David Stevens

    David Stevens Nineveh David Earl Stevens, 68, of Nineveh, passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019. He was born to Frank and Christina (Kiel) Stevens on April 19, 1950 in Indianapolis. David was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, proudly serving his country from 1967 to 1970 fighting in the Vietnam War. He was a very patriotic man. David married Ronda (Gammon) Stevens in 1984. He was a wrecker driver for AAA and Interstate Towing. David was a volunteer firefighter for Cordry Sweetwater…

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    Gary Rogers

    Gary Rogers Franklin   Gary Lynn Rogers, age 70, passed away on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019. Gary, who was born in Owensboro, Kentucky, most recently resided in Franklin, Indiana. He grew up in Flat Rock, Indiana, and also spent many years living in New Whiteland and Shelbyville. He was born to Lawrence John Franklin and Cova Ann (Bartlett) Rogers on November 10th, 1948. Gary was a man of many hobbies. He loved making memory scrapbooks, watching classic films, playing games with his famil…

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    Norma Baker

    Norma Baker Franklin   Norma Jean Baker, 86, of Franklin, passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.  Norma was born January 18, 1933 in St. Anne, Illinois to the late Wesley Schreib and Margaret Heinricks Schreib.  Norma attended Grace United Methodist Church and enjoyed knitting.  After graduating high school, she briefly worked as a file clerk with the FBI in Washington, D.C. Norma retired as a Buyer with Easy Picker Golf Products of Los Angeles, California, and previously…

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    Minnie Tedder

    Minnie Tedder Greenwood Minnie (Brinson) Tedder, 80, of Greenwood, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019. She was born to Claude and Hazel Brinson on March 20, 1939 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Minnie spent her life being a homemaker. Minnie loved spending her time sewing and reading. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. Minnie is survived by her children, Sedahia Tedder of Indianapolis, Scott Tedder of Indianapolis, Nathan Tedder Jr. of Indianapolis; and Andre Tedder of…

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    Charles Smith

    Charles Smith Indianapolis Charles T. Smith, 79, of Indianapolis, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 15, 2019. He was born to George and Charity (Daniels) Smith on January 1, 1940 in Harlan, Kentucky. Charles was a machine operator for L&E Engineering for 13 years. He previously worked for Switzer for 19 years. Charles was a great man of God. He dedicated his whole life to Him. Charles loved to go raccoon hunting. His church and family were a very important part of his life. C…

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    Jacob Kesel

    Jacob Kesel Franklin Jacob Kesel, 24, of Franklin, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Jacob is survived by his parents, Russel Kesel III and Melissa (Walker) Kesel of Franklin; his sister, Sarah Kesel; his half-brother, Russel Kesel IV; his grandparents, Russel and Gloria Kesel Jr., Robert and Gitta Ball, and Dennis Walker. A visitation will be Monday, March 25th from 12-2p.m. with a service immediately following at Jessen Funeral Home, 729 N. U.S. Hwy 31, Whiteland. Arrangement…