• Gaston,  Yorktown

    Judy Oldfield

    View Judy Oldfield Judy Kay Oldfield, 73, of Muncie, passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020 at Signature Health Care.   Judy was born October 11, 1946 in Muncie to the late Robert and Helen (Michael) Oldfield. She was a 1965 graduate of Harrison Township High School. Judy worked many years at the White Spot Laundry, retiring in 1991. She was an animal lover and enjoyed attending rummage sales and visiting the casino.   Judy is survived by her sister, Dorothy Oldfield; a nephew, Sc…

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    Rosalina Flores

    View Rosalina Flores Gaston Rosalina G. Flores, 89, of Gaston, passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Rosalina was born January 31, 1931 in Bulacan, Philippines to the late Elias and Dorothea (Garcia) Flores. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Education from PNC College and worked as an elementary teacher in the Philippines. Rosalina was a council member at the Philippine Barangay Center. In the 1980’s, Rosalina fulfilled her dream and migrated …

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Richard Curts

    View Richard Curts Richard D. “Dick” Curts Sr., 87, of Upland, passed away peacefully at his home with his special friend, Ramie Miller and son, Rick by his side on Friday, February 14, 2020.   Dick was born on May 7, 1932 in Jay County, Indiana to the late William L. and Grace (Burgess) Curts. Dick was raised in Rural Redkey and attended Dunkirk High School. He raised his family in rural Gaston and lived there until 2019. Dick was plant manager of the Standard Oil Fertilizer Plant in Ga…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Gary Borkhardt

    View Gary Borkhardt Gary Lee Borkhardt, 68, of Muncie, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at his home.   Gary was born on April 19, 1951 in Decatur, Illinois. After graduation he went on to serve in the United States Army. Gary worked most of his life as a heavy equipment operator. Gary’s favorite hobby was fishing.   Gary is survived by two children, April Wable (husband Mike) and Eric Borkhardt; three siblings, Terry Borkhardt, Kay Mendenhall, and Dianna Sims; four grandchild…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Kelly Doughty

    View Kelly Doughty Kelly Jo Doughty, 61, of Yorktown, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at her home following four courageous battles with cancer.   Kelly was born on November 23, 1958 in Muncie, Indiana to the late James and Bonnie (Fouch) Masters. Kelly grew up in Yorktown and attended Yorktown High School. She worked as secretary and treasurer at Jack Doughty Well and Pump for 28 years and had been a supervisor at Target for 10 years prior. Kelly attended Cammack United Method…

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    Betty Reed

    View Betty Reed Betty Jean Reed, 93, of rural Daleville, passed away on Friday, January 31, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Betty Jean was born on January 17, 1927 in Delaware County, Indiana to the late Floyd and Anise (Patton) Curtis. She was a 1945 graduate of Yorktown High School. Betty Jean spent most of her life as a homemaker and farmer’s wife working on the farm. Betty Jean had also worked for Yorktown State Bank. She attended Mount Pleasant Community Church where she…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Quintota Janney

    View Quintota Janney Quintota Sue Janney, 83, of Gaston, passed away on Friday, January 31, 2019 at Signature Health Care in Muncie.   Sue was born April 11, 1936 in Summitville, Indiana to the late Merrell and Dorothy (Kirkpatrick) Vannatter. She graduated from Gaston High School and worked for Star Bank for many years. Sue enjoyed knitting, crocheting, and bowling.   Sue is survived by two children, Craig Janney (wife Liz) of Avon and Molli Morrison (husband Darren) of Muncie; a b…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Rachel Brophy

    View Rachel Brophy Rachel (Maddux) Brophy, 74, of Muncie, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Rachel was born on October 24, 1945 in Decatur County, Indiana to the late Stanley and Pearl (Davis) Maddux. Rachel moved to Muncie at the age of 12 for better education opportunities. Rachel was a homemaker and loved her work in child care. She was a member of the Riverview Church of the Nazarene for nearly 50 years. Rachel enjoyed shoppi…

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    Evelyn Morrow

    View Evelyn Morrow YORKTOWN Evelyn J. (Warfel) Morrow, 92, of Yorktown, passed away on Friday morning, January 24, 2020, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Evelyn was born on February 26, 1927 in Yorktown to the late Jessie M. Warfel. Evelyn was a 1945 graduate of Yorktown High School. She retired from the Yorktown Post Office after 30 years. Evelyn was a member of various hobby and card clubs and loved to cook.   Evelyn is survived by two children, Michael D. Morrow of Dalevill…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Robert Cope

    View Robert Cope YORKTOWN Robert Leon Cope, 74, of Yorktown, passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Bob was born on April 15, 1945 in McMinnville, TN to the late Haston Leon Cope and Martha Francis (Griffith) Cope. He was a 1963 graduate of Muncie Central High School and had four associates degrees from Ivy Tech. Bob had over 32 years of Army and Army Reserve service, reaching the rank of Master Sergeant. Bob retired from Ball State University Dini…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Don Songer

    View Don Songer Gaston Don A. Songer, 84, of Gaston, passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2019 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Don was born on February 6, 1935 in Nicholas County, West Virginia to the late Frank and Louise (Grose) Songer. He was a 1953 graduate of East Bank High School. Don worked for Delco Battery for 35 years before his retirement. He was a member of the Gaston Church of the Nazarene and Men for Missions where he went on several mission trips. Don enjoyed hunting…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Monte McKibben

    View Monte McKibben Monte R. McKibben, 77, of Muncie, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 29, 2019 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Monte was born on July 13, 1942 in Muncie, Indiana. He was a 1960 graduate of Yorktown High School and served in the Indiana National Guard. Monte worked as a foreman at General Motors for 30 years before his retirement in 1994. After retirement he drove a handicap bus for Ball State University. Monte attended Christian Chapel Church in Cowan …

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Alan Baker

    View Alan Baker Yorktown Alan “Al” D. Baker, 84, of Yorktown, Indiana, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, December 30, 2019.   Al was born on December 1, 1935 in Maple Rapids, Michigan to the late D. Dale and Marian (Hicks) Baker. He was a 1954 Graduate of St. John’s High School. He attended Michigan State University for 2 years and graduated from Ball State University with a degree in business. Al worked at Andy IGA in St. John’s, MI, Eavey’s, and then spent over 38 years… Alan …

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Carl Martin Sr.

    View Carl Martin Sr. Carl Martin Sr., 81, of rural Farmland, passed away on Sunday morning, December 22, 2019.   Carl was born January 21, 1938 in Richmond to the late Grandville and Bertha (May) Martin. Carl worked as a mechanic for 10 years at Lockers International and 35 years at Stewart Trucking before he retired. Carl was an outdoorsman. He was an avid deer hunter and enjoyed fishing and trapping. He also enjoyed his coon dogs and cows.   Carl is survived by his loving wife of …

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    George Stanley

    View George Stanley Gaston George A. Stanley, 54, of Gaston, Indiana, passed away on Saturday, October 19, 20019 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   George was born on April 27, 1965 in Rushville, Indiana to the late Tom and Edna (Johnson) Stanley. He attended Rushville High School. He was co-owner of Asphalt Paving and Concrete Construction with his brother Ted. George retired in 2010.  He was also a firefighter for the Gaston Fire Department for 19 years. George was a member of…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Sarah Doughty

    View Sarah Doughty Yorktown Sarah Doughty, 91, of Yorktown, passed away at her home on Wednesday, October 2, 2019.   Sarah was born in Muncie to the late Raymond Sr. and Juvia (Jackson) Dudley. She attended Muncie Central High School. Sarah was a homemaker and helped on her family’s farm. She was a lifetime member of the VFW Women’s Auxiliary. Sarah loved her flowers and her birds. She enjoyed fishing and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, a…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Dale Martini

    View Dale Martini Dale Wilson Martini, 88, of Gaston, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 20, 2019.   Dale was born November 19, 1930 in Fairmount, Indiana to the late Karl and Marie (Hunt) Martini. He was a 1948 graduate of Gaston High School. Dale was a lifetime farmer and lived his entire life in Gaston. He had also been a member of the Matthews Masonic Lodge.   Dale is survived by three children, Gary Wilson Martini (wife Vicki) of Yorktown, Kathy Joan Umberger (husband …

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Larry Runyan

    View Larry Runyan Larry Eugene Runyan, 77, of rural Anderson, passed away on Friday, September 13, 2019 at Miller Merry Manor in Chesterfield.   Larry was born October 18, 1941 in Anderson to the late Kenneth Clyde and Judith Loretta (Chapman) Runyan. He was a 1959 graduate of Summitville High School. Larry retired from Delco Remy in Anderson.   Larry is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Phyllis Runyan; two sons, Doug Runyan (wife Donna) and Brian Runyan; a daughter, Laurie M…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Chuck Smith

    View Chuck Smith Chuck Smith, 61, of Muncie, formerly of Yorktown, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, September 18, 2019.   Chuck was born March 24, 1958 in Muncie. He was a 1976 graduate of Yorktown High School. Chuck worked for Marsh Supermarket for over 30 years holding multiple positions until it closed. He currently worked for McFarling Foods in Indianapolis. Chuck was a member of the Church of Christ. He was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys, North Carolina Tar Heels, and the C…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Rickie Bennett

    View Rickie Bennett Rickie D. Bennett, 62, of Gaston, passed away on Monday, September 2, 2019 at his home.   Rickie was born July 5, 1957 in Muncie, Indiana. He attended Wes-Del High School and went on to serve his country in the United States Army. Rickie spent most of his adult life in Florida where he worked in heating and cooling and more recently worked for the Salvation Army. He enjoyed watching NASCAR, the Cincinnati Reds, the Chicago Cubs, and the Indianapolis Colts.   Rick…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Jack Gettinger

    View Jack Gettinger Yorktown Jack Reynolds Gettinger, 81, of Yorktown, passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.   Jack was born on February 20, 1938 in Portland, Indiana to the late Arlo and Mabel (Jessup) Gettinger. He graduated from Portland High School in 1956. In 1955 He joined the Marsh Supermarkets’ stock crew in Portland. He was assistant store manager in Van Wert, Ohio, store manager in Huntington, and store manager in Lafayette before moving t…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Eleanor Buroker

    View Eleanor Buroker Eleanor E. Buroker, 92, former longtime Gaston, Indiana resident, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Heritage Pointe of Warren, Indiana, where she resided since 2014.   Eleanor Eileen was born on May 16, 1927 in Howard County, Indiana to the late Irvin P. and Nellie (DeBon) Ford. She graduated from Ervin Township High School in 1946. She married L. DeMerle Buroker February 11, 1949 at the First Baptist Church in Kokomo. They were married for 55 ye…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Norman Smith

    View Norman Smith Oakville, Indiana Norman W. Smith, 81, of Oakville, passed away Thursday evening, July 25, 2019 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital following an extended illness.   Norman was born June 5, 1938 in Blountsville to the late William Clayton and Clara Smith. He attended Cowan High School and graduated in Santa Rosa California. He went on to earn his degree in Design Engineering in Cincinnati. Norman worked as a Tool and Die maker at General Motors in Marion for 15 Years, re…

  • Gaston,  Yorktown

    Linda James

    View Linda James Muncie Linda Sue James (Davis), 70, of Muncie, passed away at I.U. Ball Memorial Hospital on Sunday, July 21, 2019.   Linda was born on December 03, 1948 in Cammack, Indiana to Warren and Dixie Davis. She loved camping, cooking and her grandbabies. Linda was an excellent cook and the worlds’ best at making scalloped potatoes.         Linda is survived by her husband, Otto James; 3 children; Steve Lee (Tonya King), Scott and Bentlee James, a …