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Esther M. Giesler, 88, of Jasper

Esther M. Giesler, 88, Jasper

Esther M. Giesler, 88, of Jasper, passed away at 12:05 p.m. on Thursday, February 8, 2018, at the Timbers of Jasper. Esther was born in Ferdinand on April 22, 1929, to Pius and Frances (Oeding) Oser. She married Arnold Giesler on October 16, 1948. He preceded her in death on August 3, 2010. She retired as a supervisor […]

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Linda Sue Uppencamp, 70, of Winslow

Linda Sue Uppencamp, 70, Winslow

Linda Sue Uppencamp, 70, of Winslow, passed away at 12:12 p.m., on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born February 16, 1947, in Cynthiana, Indiana to Paul and Audrey (Krohn) Montgomery; and married Paul Daniel Uppencamp on August 10, 1964.  Linda was a homemaker and member of […]

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Allan F. Harris, 76, Huntingburg

Allan F. Harris, 76, of Huntingburg, passed away at 4:35 a.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. He was born September 7, 1941, in Chicago, Illinois to Robert and Mary (McManus) Harris. He was the owner of a printing company and recently enjoyed his job as a custodian […]

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Gloria O'Brien

Gloria L. O’Brien, 84, Jasper

Gloria L. O’Brien, 84, of Jasper, passed away at 11:40 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper. Gloria was born in Huntingburg on March 15, 1933, to Theodore and Zella (Schurz) Bretz. She married Fred J. O’Brien on August 13, 1955, in St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. She retired as a […]

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Ray Roesner

Ray Roesner, 82, Vincennes

Ray Roesner, 82, of Vincennes, formerly of Holland, passed away at 1:20 a.m., on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. He was born July 22, 1935, in Holland, Ind., to Edmond and Edna (Werremeyer) Roesner. Ray was a teacher, coach and principal at Southridge High School. He was and a member […]

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Ruth “Pauline” Neukam, 97, of Hillham

Ruth “Pauline” Neukam, 97, Hillham

Ruth “Pauline” Neukam, 97, of Hillham, entered into eternal rest on February 6, 2018, at Springs Valley Meadows, French Lick. She was born on July 19, 1920, in Martin County to Sylvester and Nancy (Qualkinbush) Archer. Pauline married Calvin Frederick Neukam on April 5, 1937, and he preceded her in death on April 11, 1982. […]

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Gerald “Jerry” Wayne Royer, 67, of Indianapolis

Gerald “Jerry” Wayne Royer, 67, Indianapolis

Gerald “Jerry” Wayne Royer, 67, of Indianapolis, formerly of Jasper, passed away at 9:25 a.m. Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at Cypress Grove Rehabilitation Center, Newburgh. He was born September 26, 1950, in Huntingburg, Indiana to Homer Lee and Martha Jane (Selby) Royer, Jr. Jerry was a licensed funeral director, a former Dubois County Coroner and […]

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Kenneth R. Humbert, 64, of Birdseye

Kenneth R. Humbert, 64, Birdseye

Kenneth R. Humbert, 64, of Birdseye, passed away at 9:50 a.m. on Monday, February 5, 2018, at home. Kenny was born in Jasper, Indiana, on October 12, 1953, to Lawrence and Bernice (Stemle) Humbert. He married Wanda F. Parsons on January 6, 1990, and she preceded him in death on July 21, 1995. He then married Teresa […]

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Morina C. Schaefer, 93, of Ferdinand

Morina C. Schaefer, 93, Ferdinand

Morina C. Schaefer, 93, of Ferdinand, formerly of St. Meinrad, passed away Saturday, February 3, 2018, in Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born May 10, 1924, in Mariah Hill to Frank and Mary (Lemmer) Miller. She was united in marriage to Robert B. Schaefer on April 26, 1943, in Mary […]

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Franklin H. “Tiger” Becher, 81, of Ferdinand

Franklin H. “Tiger” Becher, 81, Ferdinand

Franklin H. “Tiger” Becher, 81, of Ferdinand, passed away Sunday, February 4, 2018, in St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville. He was born November 3, 1936, in Ferdinand to Othmar and Susan (Seger) Becher. He was united in marriage to Jeanette Blume on August 22, 1959, in St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. Franklin was the […]

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Karen L. Hilgeman, 66, of Huntingburg

Karen L. Hilgeman, 66, Huntingburg

Karen L. Hilgeman, 66, of Huntingburg, passed away at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, January 29, 2018, at her home in Huntingburg. She was born June 23, 1951, in Schuylkill Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania to Carl and Angella Margaret “Peggy” (McLean) Hilgeman. Karen had been a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. She worked at St. Joseph’s […]

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Cletus A. Merkel, 84, of Jasper

Cletus A. Merkel, 84, Jasper

Cletus A. Merkel, 84, of Jasper, passed away at 10:12 a.m. on Saturday, February 3, 2018, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper. Cletus was born in Jasper on November 28, 1933, to Leo and Anna (Seger) Merkel. He married Mildred Blessinger on July 28, 1956, in Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper. He served in […]

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Henry “Frank” Huff, 90, of St. Anthony

Henry “Frank” Huff, 90, of St. Anthony

Henry “Frank” Huff, 90, of St. Anthony, passed away at 6:55 p.m., on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at Cypress Grove Rehab Center in Newburgh. He was born November 26, 1927, in Birdseye to Clifford and Elsie (Waddle) Huff. He married Kathleen Bean on May 22, 1948, in Birdseye. Frank served in the Army Air Force during […]

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Arthur Columbus Bolton Sr., 79, of Dale

Arthur Columbus Bolton Sr., 79, Dale

Arthur Columbus Bolton Sr., 79, of Dale, passed away on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at Willowdale Village in Dale. Arthur was born in Warrick County on June 4, 1938, to the late William Bolton and Cora Bolton (Cornathan) Persinger. He was a member of Landmark Bible Church in Rockport. He was an avid coin collector. In […]

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Clesta G. Stetter, 84, Huntingburg

Clesta G. Stetter, 84, of Huntingburg, passed away at 11:35 p.m. on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at Brookside Village in Jasper. She was born November 21, 1933, in Huntingburg to Cyrus and Geneva (Norton) Winkler and married Walter William Stetter on September 3, 1955, at St. Mary’s Church in Huntingburg. Clesta was an office and secretarial […]

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Eunis Schwartz, 94, of Huntingburg

Eunis Schwartz, 94, Huntingburg

Eunis Schwartz, 94, of Huntingburg, passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at the Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper. She was born January 12, 1924, in Beattyville, Ky. to James and Alpha (Couch) Noe. She was a homemaker, a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, and enjoyed quilting. She was preceded in death […]

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