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Dwight Daniel “Danny” Ellis, 44

Dwight Daniel “Danny” Ellis, 44

Dwight Daniel “Danny” Ellis, 44, of Birdseye, formerly of Mooresville, Indiana, passed away at 11:54 p.m., Tuesday, October 28, 2014, in the emergency room of Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born May 5, 1970 in Indianapolis, Indiana, to Ronald C. and Karen A. (Grant) Ellis. Danny worked as a plumber, […]

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Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele, 91

Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele, 91

Sister Mary Kenneth Scheessele, 91, of the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand, died at 10:47 a.m. on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, in the monastery’s Hildegard Health Center. A native of Spencer County, Indiana, Sister Mary Kenneth was born December 5, 1922, the seventh of nine children born to John George and Ida (Griesbaum) Scheessele. […]

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Doris Jane Kendall, 85

Doris Jane Kendall, 85

Doris Jane Kendall, 85, of Huntingburg, passed away at 1:53 a.m., Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at The Waters of Huntingburg nursing center in Huntingburg. She was born November 11, 1928 in Jasper to Silas P. and Emma Catherine (Lampert) Birk. She married Russell Kendall on January 27, 1948 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper. […]

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Robert Lee “Bob” Sims, 39

Robert Lee “Bob” Sims, 39

Robert Lee “Bob” Sims, 39, of Petersburg, passed away Thursday, October 23, 2014, at his home. He was born January 5, 1975 in Washington, Indiana, to Lawrence and Beverly (Hazelton) Sims.  Bob worked as a general construction laborer.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Beverly Sims, who passed away October 13, 2002. He […]

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Irene C. Werne, 90

Irene C. Werne, 90

Irene C. Werne, 90, of Ferdinand, died, Thursday, October 23, 2014 at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. Irene was born June 6, 1924 in Dubois to John and Elizabeth (Schepers) Terwiske. She married Gilbert P. Werne on May 23, 1944 in St. Mary Church in Ireland. Gilbert passed away on June 24, 2010. Irene […]

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Martha Sue Schepers, 67

Martha Sue Schepers, 67

Martha Sue Schepers, 67, of Celestine, Indiana, passed away at 10:18 a.m. Sunday, October 26, 2014, in St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville, Indiana. She was born in Huntingburg, Indiana on March 9, 1947 to John and Alvena (Nordhoff) Schepers. She was a graduate of Dubois High School Class of 1967. Martha was a member of […]

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Savannah Rose Stout

Savannah Rose Stout, infant

Savannah Rose Stout, infant, age 3 weeks old, passed away Saturday morning, October 25, 2014 at her home in Ferdinand. She was born October 3, 2014 at Memorial Hospital & Health Care Center in Jasper, Indiana. Savannah was preceded in death by:  her grandfather, James Stout. She is survived by her parents, Josh and Sally […]

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LeRoy George Loehr, 86

LeRoy George Loehr, 86

LeRoy George Loehr, 86, of Holland, passed away at 4:40 p.m., Thursday, October 23, 2014, at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper, Indiana. LeRoy was born February 9, 1928 near Holland, Indiana, to Herbert and Edna (Tormohlen) Loehr.  He graduated from Holland High School in 1946 and married Eleanor Weitkamp on June 16, 1948 in […]

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Bart Matthew Houchin, 33

Bart Matthew Houchin, 33, of Holland, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at his residence. He was born May 10, 1981 in Evansville, Indiana, to Rick and Connie (Arnold) Houchin.  Bart was a welder by trade.  He was also a musician, played guitar, and led the band Dunwich. He is survived by his parents, […]

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Wynonia Eck, 84

Wynonia Eck, 84

Wynonia Eck, 84, of Boone Township, Indiana, passed away at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at home. Wynonia was born on December 18, 1929 in Washington, Indiana to Lawrence and Scherlottie (Allen) Schnarr. She married Chris Eck on June 4, 1950 in St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boone Township, Dubois County. He preceded her […]

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Reiss W. Goldman

Reiss W. Goldman, 61

Reiss W. Goldman, 61, Birdseye, died Saturday, October 18, 2014 at his home. He was born on June 2, 1953, the first born child of Victor and Janice (Andry) Goldman.  He married Ruth Lueken on October 19, 1974. Surviving are his wife, Ruth Goldman; son, Zachary and wife Amy Goldman of Schnellville; daughters, Becca and […]

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Charles W. “Charlie” Kuntz, 60

Charles W. “Charlie” Kuntz, 60

Charles W. “Charlie” Kuntz, 60, of Fulda died Saturday October 18, 2014 in rural Fulda. He was born January 15, 1954 in Fulda to Carl A. & Helen M. (Weigand) Kuntz. He married Karen S. Flamion on August 12, 1978 in Saint Isidore Catholic Church in Bristow. Charlie was a member of Saint Boniface Parish […]

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Kern Leon Luker, 84

Kern Leon Luker, 84, of Stendal, passed away at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. He was born September 20, 1930 in Stendal, Indiana, to Elmer and Ida (Hagemeyer) Luker. He married Barbara Faye Oxley on May 5, 1951 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Stendal. Mr. Luker worked at […]

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Abbey L. Schurz, 31

Abbey L. Schurz, 31

Abbey L. Schurz, 31, of Huntingburg, passed away Sunday morning, October 19, 2014, in an auto accident on Interstate 64 at the Lynnville exit eastbound off-ramp. She was born September 3, 1983 in Washington, Indiana, to Kathryn (Marsee) Williams.  She married Jonathan Schurz on October 5, 2013 at St. James Lutheran Church in Holland.  Abbey […]

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Gary A. Schnarr, 58

Gary A. Schnarr, 58

Gary A. Schnarr, 58, of Huntingburg, passed away at 4:40 a.m., Friday, October 17, 2014, at his residence in Huntingburg under the care of Heart-to-Heart Hospice. He was born February 27, 1956 at Fort Benjamin Harrison in Indianapolis, Indiana, to Morris and Doris (Vonderheide) Schnarr. He married Carla R. Giesler on January 3, 1978 in […]

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Rita Mae Oeding, 87

Rita Mae Oeding, 87

Rita Mae Oeding, 87, of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, October 13, 2014, at the Carolinas Medical Center in Pineville, N.C. Rita Mae was born on December 11, 1926 in Jasper, Indiana to August C. and Mary (Nordhoff) Rasche. She married James Oeding on September 16, 1950. He preceded her in […]

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