Our Obituaries

Lynda Davis

November 21, 1944 - September 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Lois Lois McGrath

January 10, 1925 - September 16, 2017

Lois (Troyer) McGrath, 92, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017 at home, surrounded by her family. She was born January 10, 1925, in Baltimore, MD to the late Howard and Marie Thompson.Lois grew up in Louisville, Kentucky where she was an accomplished swimmer in her teen years, having graduated high school from Atherton High in 1942. She and her 100-meter relay swim team...
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Olive Polley

June 20, 1926 - September 15, 2017

Olive Polley, 91, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017, at Hamilton Pointe. She was born June 20, 1926, in Henderson, Kentucky to the late Levi and Lelia (Mounts) Raber.Olive retired from Kent Plastics, after 29 years of service. She was a life member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church, where she was very active in the Joy group and Sunday School Class.She was...
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Judy Davidson

May 12, 1936 - September 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Laurel Emalyn Szorcsik

September 14, 1997 - September 11, 2017

Laurel Emalyn Szorcsik, 19, left this earth on September 11, 2017, surrounded by family. She was a beautiful young woman with a smile that would brighten a cloudy day and turn rain into sunshine. She had many loves but above all those her beloved horse Soxie and also her cat Riley, and her dog Major. She also loved Camp Carson, any barn with horses, and all animals large, small, scaly and furry....
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Virginia L. Goodwin

June 13, 1925 - September 9, 2017

Virginia L. "Boots" Goodwin, 92, passed away September 9, 2017 at the Evansville Protestant Home. She was born June 13, 1925 in Owensboro, Kentucky, to the late Harry T. and Mary Ellen (Sheffer) Bellew. She was preceded in death by sisters Annabelle Mitchell and Catherine Riley and brothers James Bellew and Albert William Bellew.She graduated from St. Frances Academy in Owensboro in...
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Amos Garth McNary

November 3, 1937 - September 9, 2017

Amos Garth McNary, 79, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, September 9, 2017 at his home. He was born November 3, 1937 in Wheatcroft KY, to the late Hugh and Marie (Townsend) McNary.He worked as a cook at St. Mary's Hospital for 47 years and was a member of Cleaves Memorial Church. Amos was a veteran of the US Air Force. He loved listening to Blues music.Amos was preceded in death by his parents...
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Doris Jean Brady

March 20, 1959 - September 5, 2017

Doris J. (Goodwin) Brady, 58, of Boonville, passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at her home. She was born March 20, 1959, in Evergreen Park, IL to the late John F. and Alice (Risley) Goodwin.She served as past president of Warrick County Extension Homemakers Sunshine Club and was a 4H leader. She was a wonderful homemaker and caregiver. Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin V....
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Alta Exhibee Newcom

June 2, 1927 - September 4, 2017

Alta Exhibee "Exie" Newcom, 90, of Evansville, IN and more recently, Prairie Village, KS passed away after a very brief illness surrounded by her loving family on September 4, 2017 at KU Med Center, ICU. "Exie" was born on June 2, 1927 to Maude and Norman Schutz in Grayville, IL. She is survived by her family, daughter, Angela Newcom Stout and husband, John Thomas Stout, Jr. and her beloved...
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Sharon Marie Loy

June 20, 1959 - September 2, 2017

Sharon Marie Loy (nee Thurman), 58, of Evansville, IN, left this world peacefully on Saturday, September 2nd, 2017.Sharon was born to David and Linda Thurman in Lake Charles, Louisiana, June 20th 1959. She was married to Mike Loy.Sharon had many careers during her life. She was the sweetest waitress to ever take an order, the friendliest hostess, and a compassionate care-giver, to name a few. She...
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Trista Barsumian Angel

December 30, 1970 - August 31, 2017

Trista Barsumian Angel, 46, of Mt. Vernon, IN passed from this world the morning of August 31, 2017 at Deaconess Hospital after a long battle with breast cancer. She was born December 30th, 1970 in Pittsburgh, PA to Patricia and Robert Barsumian of Newburgh, IN.She grew up in Newburgh where she loved participating in sports, hiking in the woods and enjoying the gifts of nature. She graduated from...
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Lois Virginia Bender

January 18, 1926 - August 27, 2017

Lois Virginia Bender, a long-time resident of the Evansville area, was peacefully called to her eternal home with Jesus on Sunday, August 27, 2017, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Evansville. Born in 1926, Lois received her nursing education in Akron, Ohio. She was a valuable caregiver in the Nursing Corp during WWII and continued her nursing career and management of Urological Services through...
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Robert Lee Bartlett

June 8, 1954 - August 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Linda Earley

September 25, 1946 - August 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Paul Bernard Holcomb

March 29, 1929 - August 16, 2017

Paul Bernard Holcomb, 88, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at River Pointe Health Campus. He was born March 29, 1929 in Asbury, WV, to the late Cary and Mary (Zicafoose) Holcomb.He was a US Army veteran of the Korean War. He was very proud of attending the October 2016 Honor Flight. It was one of the honors of his life. He retired from AMOCO Oil Co. after 23 years and then...
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Audrey R. Schmidt

June 9, 1930 - August 11, 2017

Audrey (Benedict) Schmidt, 87, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away Friday, August 11, 2017 at home. She was born June 9, 1930, in Evansville, to the late Louis and Marie (Stone) Benedict.Audrey graduated from Bosse High School in 1948, and worked in the office at Atlas Van Lines for 20 years. She was a member of Bethlehem UCC where she was the nursery teacher for over 40 years. She was an...
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Betty Lou Braun

June 3, 1942 - August 10, 2017

The heavens opened and an angel was taken to heaven. Betty Lou (Rogers) Braun, 75, surrounded by family passed away peacefully in her sleep at home on August 10.She was born to the late Hugh Dalton (HD) and Ivyl (Powell) Rogers on June 3, 1942, in Christian, KY at her grandmother's home.Betty was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church on Volkman Rd in Evansville, IN. She met her wonderful husband,...
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Marjorie Marie Meyer

December 11, 1921 - August 3, 2017

Marjorie M. Meyer, 95, formerly of Evansville, passed away peacefully in her sleep 4:45 a.m., Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Gulfcoast Medical Center.She is survived by two daughters, Dorothy Parker Gottschalk and Marsha Parker Gaines; granddaughter, Gretchen McCoy of Louisville, KY; son-in-law, Dick Gottschalk, and grandson-in-law, John McCoy.Marjorie was preceded in death by her first husband,...
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Audie Thomas Mills

October 4, 1960 - August 1, 2017

Audie Thomas Mills, 56, of Evansville (formerly of Henderson, KY), passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017. He is survived by brothers, Dewayne (Rebecca) and Gilbert (Pam) Mills; sisters, Debbie Perry (Steve Barone) and Tina (James) Hunter, and numerous nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces and nephews. A Private Family Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be made...
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Marjorie D. Donovan

May 27, 1919 - August 1, 2017

Marjorie D. Donovan, 98, of Evansville, passed away Monday, August 1, 2017, at her home.She was born on May 27, 1919, in Elkhart, Indiana to Gertrude and Charles Dunivan.Marge married attorney Arthur Donovan in 1940 and was a dedicated homemaker and volunteer. The couple lived in Indianapolis for two years while Arthur worked as a regional attorney for the National Labor Relations Board. During...
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Ronny J. Chandler

December 8, 1967 - July 30, 2017

Ronny J. Chandler Jr., 49, of Evansville passed away at 6:40pm, Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Deaconess Hospital. Ronny was surrounded with family and love at his time of death. He was born December 8, 1967, in Amarillo, Texas. He was a hard worker and a dedicated family man. He spent his free time enjoying his grandchildren, fishing, and riding his motorcycle. He is survived by his father, Ronny J....
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Henrietta Lee English

April 15, 1929 - July 28, 2017

Henrietta Lee English, 88, of Evansville, passed away Friday, July 28, 2017, at her home. She was born April 15, 1929, in McLean County, KY, to the late James Everett and Esther (West) Morehead. She worked at Fountain Manufacturing, Wesselmans, and was known as "Grandma" at ARC. She was a 55 year member of Vann Avenue Baptist Church and was an avid doll and tea pot collector. Henrietta was...
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Gina Marlene Shively

May 13, 1962 - July 20, 2017

Gina (Mooney) Shivley, 55, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017. She was always ready to help someone and never gave up. Gina is survived by her mother, Karen Carpenter; son, Albert E. III (Heather) Bolin; grandchildren, Keagan and Paige; sisters, Anita Noble and Dena (Brian) Harper; and nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 12:30 PM Monday, July 24, 2017, at Alexander East Chapel. ...
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Beulah E. Hunt

November 3, 1920 - July 20, 2017

Beulah E. Hunt, 96, of Evansville, IN, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Deaconess Hospital. She was born November 3, 1920, in Oklahoma City, OK, to the late Edward and Vannie Markus.She worked as a Nurses' Aide at Deaconess Hospital for 23 years. In her free time, Beulah enjoyed quilting, crocheting and traveling.She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas J. Hunt, Sr.; and son,...
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Martha J. Steele

September 8, 1931 - July 18, 2017

Martha J. "Sug" Steele, 85, of Newburgh, IN, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Newburgh Healthcare Center. She was born September 8, 1931, in Evansville, IN, to the late Lawrence and Drusie Hamner.She was a member of VFW 2953 and the Eagles Country Club. Martha was an avid bowler, a member of many leagues, playing multiple times a week. She was a by-hand seamstress and was very crafty. ...
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Mary Elizabeth Ryan

May 6, 1927 - July 17, 2017

Mary Elizabeth Ryan, 90, of Evansville, passed away Monday, July 17, 2017, at West River Health Campus. She was born May 6, 1927, in Evansville, to the late George T. and Katherine (Rieken) Lamar.She began her career as Secretary of the Defense Department before working at the Baby Shop, where she fit many a delighted girl with an Easter dress complete with matching hat. She was an engaged...
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Joyce Ann Moore

August 5, 1931 - July 15, 2017

Joyce Ann Moore, 85, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital. She was born August 5, 1931 in Keensburg, IL, to the late, Bill and Lois Milburn.She was an active member of Methodist Temple and enjoyed spending time with her family. Joyce is survived by her husband of 61 years, Lester D. Moore; daughters, Leslie A. Hyland (Mike) of Fairfield, OH, Melinda S....
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William Lloyd Trent,

August 29, 1930 - July 15, 2017

William Trent, Sr. passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017. He was born in Henderson, Kentucky on August 29, 1930, to the late Robert and Allie Trent. He is survived by brother, Donald Trent and sister, Ruth Trent Page; children, George, Jr., Delores, Brenda, Cheryle, Glenn, and William, Jr.; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded by wife, Delores and daughter, Melissa. ...
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Raymond W. Nicholson

May 9, 1930 - July 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Raymond William Nicholson

May 9, 1930 - July 14, 2017

Dr. Raymond W. Nicholson, 87, of Evansville, went to be with the Lord Friday July 14, 2017 at St. Mary's Medical Center (St. Vincent Hospital), where he himself had been the longest active member of the medical staff. He was born May 9, 1930 on Mother's Day to the late Raymond W. & Helen (White) Nicholson."Dr. Nick" as he was affectionately known as by his colleagues and patients was a...
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George Herbert Barton

February 7, 1939 - July 12, 2017

I would like you to help me celebrate my arrival in heaven to be with the Lord. My journey on earth began on February 7, 1939, and my heavenly journey began on July 12, 2017.I don't want my family and friends to be crying at my funeral. Instead, I want my family and friends to have a fellowship and potluck meal sharing memories of my life and the pranks I so loved to do. My fellowship will...
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James Russell Klipsch

November 12, 1929 - July 12, 2017

James Russell Klipsch, 87, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017. He was born November 12, 1929, in Winslow, IN, to the late John O. and Eva (Hardin) Klipsch.He was a 1949 graduate of Winslow High School and worked 37 years at Overhead Door Company in Evansville. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and Carpenter's Local 90, both of Evansville. James and his wife,...
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Eunice Juanita Schnacke

October 10, 1921 - July 9, 2017

Eunice Juanita Schnacke, 95, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Woodmont Nursing Home in Boonville. She was born October 10, 1921, in Galveston, TX, to the late Clinton and Minnie Lee (Booker) Henderson, Sr.She worked at Chrysler, Wells Department Store, Schnacke Manufacturing, Keller Crescent, Welborn Clinic, and Evansville Country Club before retiring from Welborn Hospital in...
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Holly Ann Robertson

December 29, 1974 - July 8, 2017

Holly Ann Robertson, 42, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017, at her home. She was born December 29, 1974, in Evansville, to William and the late Carol Robertson.She had a smile that was contagious and was always happy and making others smile. Holly could be found cuddled in her bed with her boys, Jax and Josey, watching movies and spending time together. She also enjoyed outings...
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Louise G. Bartley

January 20, 1921 - July 6, 2017

Local arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN. Graveside services will be held at a later date in San Diego, CA.
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Ginger Lynn Thorbeck

April 28, 1982 - July 6, 2017

Ginger Lynn Thorbeck, 35, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2017, at her home. She worked at Old National Bank as a customer service representative and at Stockwell Inn. She was a 2000 Honor graduate of Bosse High School and attended Indiana University and USI. Ginger was on the Bosse Varsity Soccer team and the Evansville Elite traveling soccer team. She was a generous, selfless...
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Iona Mae Lukeman

August 8, 1925 - July 6, 2017

Iona Mae Lukeman, 91, of Evansville, passed away July 6, 2017 at Transcendent Healthcare North in Boonville, IN. She was born August 8, 1925.She went to Central High School in Evansville and worked at the ABC Store until its closing. She loved to bowl, play bingo, and go to the boat. Iona was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, William Lukeman Sr. and sons, William Lukeman Jr. and...
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Jane W. Morton

March 12, 1930 - July 4, 2017

Jane W. Morton passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, in Henderson at the age of 87.She is survived by her husband, James Morton of Henderson; four children, Jeff (Kristy) Morton of Oklahoma City, John (Emily) Morton of Henderson, Joseph (Lynn) Morton of Henderson, and Jerry (Michelle) Morton of Union, Kentucky; thirteen grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren....
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Floy Elizabeth McCrory Hassell

March 21, 1920 - July 2, 2017

Floy Elizabeth Barrow McCrory Hassell, 97, peacefully passed away July 2, 2017. She was born to Sally and James Bliss Barrow on March 21, 1920, in Red Level, Alabama, where she spent her childhood. Predeceased are her parents; older sister, Bessie; brothers, JD and Bill; husband, John Comer McCrory; children, John Wayne and Peggy Diane; and her second husband, Pete Hassell. Survivors include...
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Carmen M. Dalton

November 16, 1940 - July 2, 2017

Carmen Dalton, 76, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2017, at Walnut Creek Alzheimer's Special Care Center. She was born November 16, 1940, in Spencer County, IN, to the late Russell and Emma (Jessie) Ricker.She was a 1959 graduate of Bosse High School and owner of Bill Caldwell's Employment Service for 35 years. She also worked in real estate as a rental property owner.Carmen was...
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Rolland M. Eckels

May 6, 1924 - July 2, 2017

Rolland M. Eckels, 93, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2017, at Deaconess Gateway. He was born May 6, 1924, in Evansville, to the late Merrel H. and Veneta (Brummitt) Eckels.He was one of the founding members of the University of Southern Indiana and president of the Mead Johnson Foundation and director of Public Affairs. He was a board member of Visiting Nurses Association, Tri...
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Cary Duane Miller

July 2, 1965 - June 28, 2017

Cary Duane Miller, 51, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at St. Vincent Evansville. He was born July 2, 1965, in Evansville, to Bobby Miller and Betsy (Kirkwood) Horner.He worked at PFC Fabricators and enjoyed listening to rock n' roll music, especially Johnny Cash and Ozzy Osbourne.Cary was preceded in death by his grandparents; brother, Sanford Miller; stepmother, Juanita...
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Bernita Joyce Simpson

November 11, 1933 - June 27, 2017

Bernita "Benny" Joyce Simpson, 83, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at Signature Healthcare in Newburgh. She was born November 11, 1933, in Holland, IN to the late Homer and Alberta (Sherman) Ellis.She was a 1951 graduate of Bosse High School and worked at Bucyrus Erie and LTV Steel, retiring in 1982. Bernita was a member of Northeast Park Baptist Church, where she was a...
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Pearl E. Crook

January 27, 1940 - June 27, 2017

Pearl E. Crook, 77, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at Solarbron. She was born January 27, 1940, in Evansville, to the late Richard and Isabelle (Page) Pickerill.She attended Central High School and retired from TJ Maxx. She loved her dogs, sewing, reading, making candy, and gardening.Pearl was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Robert Crook, Sr.; son-in-law, Ray...
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Alfred Bauer,

June 30, 1920 - June 24, 2017

Alfred Bauer, Sr., 96, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2017, at home. He was born June 30, 1920, in Posey County, IN. He was related to the Angel family and had lived with his mother at his grandfather's farm at Angel Mounds until he was 16 years old.He was a homebuilder, past president of Evansville Homebuilders Association, a member of Methodist Temple United Methodist...
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David T. Wheatley

July 6, 1966 - June 23, 2017

David T. Wheatley, 50, of Evansville, passed away Friday, June 23, 2017, at his home surrounded by family. He was born July 6, 1966, in Louisville, KY.He was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church, graduated from the University of Louisville in 1989, and worked at Expressway Dodge Credit Connection as a finance manager. David enjoyed collecting military memorabilia, coins, and paper money. He...
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Janice Kay Hemp

December 1, 1947 - June 22, 2017

Janice Kay Hemp, 69, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Columbia Healthcare Center. She was born December 1, 1947, in Evansville, to the late Stanley and Charlene Janoski.She loved her grandbabies, great-grandbabies, and spending time with her family. She also loved camping and enjoyed playing cards and games.Janice was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Lela Word;...
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Clarice Jewell Norvell

August 11, 1921 - June 21, 2017

Clarice Jewell Norvell, 95, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017. She was born August 11, 1921, in Rumsey, KY, to the late Clint and Jimmie (Gillaspie) Ellis.During WWII, she served as a "Rosie the Riveter". She worked at St. Mary's for 35 years as a nurse's aide, then for another 5 years as an information clerk. Jewell loved making crochet lap robes and enjoyed reading, puzzle...
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William Harold Stephens

September 18, 1927 - June 21, 2017

William H. Stephens, Sr., 89, of Evansville, IN, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017. He was born September 18, 1927, in Indianapolis, IN, to the late Isaac and Rosie Stephens.He was an Air Force Veteran Airman 1st Class. Bill was a member of Faith Church of the Nazarene where he had been Sunday School Superintendent and taught adult Bible study. He retired from George Koch after more than 30...
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Beverly Louise Smith

June 22, 1943 - June 20, 2017

Beverly Louise Smith, 73, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at HealthSouth. She was born June 22, 1943, in Evansville.She retired from Old National Bank after 25 years of service and was a member of Immanuel Presbyterian Church. Beverly loved to crochet, winning awards for her "Little Red Riding Hood" doll clothes, play bingo, and shop from QVC. She also enjoyed making...
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Barry Gene Owen

April 25, 1961 - June 17, 2017

Barry Gene Owen, 56, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Columbia Healthcare Center. He was born April 25, 1961, in Mount Carmel, IL, to the late Phyllis Kay (Dorris) Owen. Barry was raised by his grandparents, William and Sybil Dorris. He was a graduate of Grayville High School, had worked as a truck driver for Farm Boy, and as an assistant manager at Roca Bar.Barry is...
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Ronald Wayne Donley

March 28, 1938 - June 14, 2017

Ronald Wayne Donley, 79, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Park Terrace Village. He was born March 28, 1938, in Detroit, MI to the late Louis Wayne and Aretta (Bean) Donley I.He retired from Pitney Bowes, where he had worked as a service technician for 28 years, and served in the US Navy for four years. Ronald was a member of First Southern Baptist Church. He loved being...
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Dolores Ruth Ridenour-Jones

May 11, 1929 - June 14, 2017

Dolores "Dodie" Ridenour-Jones, 88, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at her home. She was born May 11, 1929, in Evansville, to the late Erwin and Dorothy Mertens.She married Donald Ridenour, with whom she had five children, remarrying after his passing to Billy Jones. Dolores established households and raised a family in five different states. When her children were older,...
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Ronald C. Hedges

March 20, 1953 - June 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home - East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Betty Jo Graham

October 31, 1925 - June 8, 2017

Betty Jo Graham, 91, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017. She was born October 31, 1925, in Springfield, IL to the late Neil and Josephine (Merritt) Hofstetter.She worked for the IRS for 27 years. Betty was a member of First United Methodist Church, Cachet Club, and Saturday Night Dance Club for over 30 years. She was a life member of Civic Garden Club, Crafts and Ceramics Club,...
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William Lee

December 15, 1925 - June 4, 2017

William Lee, 91, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017, at Cypress Grove in Newburgh. He was born December 15, 1925, in Muhlenberg County, KY to the late Yost and Fannie E. (Peterson) Lee.He graduated in 1944 and was immediately drafted into the US Army, serving in WWII and the Battle of the Bulge. William arrived in the French Mediterranean port on his 19th birthday. His bravery...
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Marabeth Alice Gordon

July 5, 1937 - June 2, 2017

Marabeth Alice Gordon, 79, of Newburgh, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017. She was born July 5, 1937, in Evansville, to the late Benjamin and Kathleen (Vines) Stoneberger. She attended Bosse High School and was married to the late Owen Buster Gordon for 51 years; from June 2, 1955, until his death in 2006. She enjoyed crafting, bingo, road trips, anything chocolate, and spending time with her...
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Maurine L. Richards

December 21, 1920 - June 1, 2017

Maurine Richards, 96, of Evansville, passed away June 1, 2017, at Solarbron, where her twin sister, Maxine Frick, passed away February 20, 2017. Maurine and Maxine are entombed with their husbands, Harry Richards and Leroy Frick, respectively at Oak Hill Cemetery. They were members of the Evansville Garden Club, Daughters of the American Revolution, Kennel Club, Petroleum Club, Central Turners,...
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Terry Glen Means

April 22, 1958 - May 31, 2017

Terry Glen Means, 59, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at Deaconess Hospital. He was born April 22, 1958, in Vincennes, to Shirley (Canull) Means and the late Charles Means.He graduated from Harrison High School, where he was on the wrestling team. He loved fishing, Nascar racing, history, and coin collecting.Terry is survived by his mother; sister, Cheri Carter; niece and...
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Helen Paul

January 26, 1926 - May 29, 2017

Helen Paul, 91, of Evansville, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, May 29, 2017, at Evansville Protestant Home.She was a member of Grace Baptist Church, where she volunteered for many activities. She worked at Ellis Park and Woolco and was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.Helen was preceded in death by her first husband, James Alley; and her second husband, Mel Paul.She is survived by...
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Catherine Frances Suzer

February 13, 1969 - May 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Harold Colean Thomas

January 24, 1926 - May 24, 2017

Harold Colean Thomas, 91, of Evansville, passed away quietly Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Terrace at Solarbron Nursing Home. He was born January 12, 1926 in Springerton, IL; the sixth of seven children, to the late Hayward Abner Thomas and Eulah (Tucker) Thomas. Shortly afterward his family moved to Carmi, IL where he lived and attended school until joining the US Navy in January 1944 in which he...
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Lowell Hanes Pinkston

October 7, 1924 - May 23, 2017

Lowell Hanes Pinkston, 92, of Newburgh, passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at Hamilton Pointe. He was born October 7, 1924, in Rumsey, KY, to the late Jesse James and Melvia (Dockery) Pinkston.He was a WWII US Marine Corps Veteran, a steel worker at Bethlehem Steel, and a founding member of the Volunteer Fire Department in Merrillville. Lowell enjoyed bowling and playing softball in his younger...
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David Roy Wood

December 26, 1938 - May 22, 2017

David Roy Wood, 78, of Evansville, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. He was born December 26, 1938, in Evansville, to the late Roy Albert and Rosalyn Elizabeth (Schroeder) Wood.He was a 1957 graduate of Bosse High School and a veteran of the US Army. He began his lifetime broadcasting career at WJPS and then became a DJ at WIKY. Throughout his career, David was a...
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Jeanette June Sander

November 10, 1930 - May 20, 2017

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home - East Chapel.
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Alister William Macintyre

February 8, 1944 - May 17, 2017

Alister William Macintyre, 73, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017. He was born February 8, 1944, in Aberdeen, Scotland, to the late Archibald James and Sheila (Scott) Macintyre. Alister retired from Kauffman Engineering as a computer systems analyst. He is survived by his sister, Susan (David) Cantey; nephew, Scott Gaines; great-nieces, Shelby and Natalie; and great-nephew,...
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Johnny Williams

December 13, 1947 - May 17, 2017

Johnny Williams, 69, of Newburgh, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017. He was born December 13, 1947, in Leland, MS to the late Willie Mack and Bertha (Overton) Williams. He retired from Kight Lumber and was a Veteran of the US Army. Johnny is survived by his wife, Carla Sue (Suggs) Williams; daughter, Diona; stepsons, Milen, Andre, and Reggie; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and...
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Kyle Kevin Byrd

December 31, 1959 - May 14, 2017

Kyle Kevin Byrd, 57, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017. He was born December 31, 1959, in Evansville, to the late Robert R. and Della (Sawyer) Byrd.He enjoyed baseball and racing and was a St. Louis Cardinals and Green Bay Packers fan; Kyle was a big "cheesehead." He had a gift of humor and could make anyone laugh. Kyle ~ Our laughter will never be as it was when we were with you...
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Joan Pearl Green

August 4, 1937 - May 13, 2017

Joan P. "Bug" (Thornton) Green, 79, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017. She was born August 4, 1937, in Evansville, to the late Geoffrey and Alice (France) Thornton.She owned and operated her own catering business called "Joan Green's Cakes and Catering." She retired from Whirlpool in 2003 after 32 years. She loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved to cook...
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Irma Colleen Valentine

July 30, 1943 - May 12, 2017

Irma Colleen (Dixon) Valentine, 73, of Evansville, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017. She was born July 30, 1943, in Evansville, to the late Archie and Cordie (Lewis) Dixon.She enjoyed cooking and working, retiring after 45 years of employment.Irma was preceded in death by her daughter, Leslie Valentine; son, Brian Valentine; husband, James Valentine; two brothers; and great-grandsons, D'Mariea...
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Francile H. Schauss

January 15, 1929 - May 12, 2017

Francile H. Schauss, 88, of Evansville, beloved wife, mother and Nana, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017, surrounded by her precious family. She was born January 15, 1929, in Owensboro, KY, to the late Joseph and Lola (Hicks) Berry, and the granddaughter of Catherine Hicks. She lived a life of faith, was a founding member of East Side Christian Church, and a member of Crossroads Christian Church....
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Matthew Joyce

July 23, 1925 - May 12, 2017

Matthew Joyce, 91, of Evansville, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017, in his home under hospice care. He was born July 23, 1925, in Providence, KY, to the late Anderson and Nannie (Hall) Joyce.He was a member of Christian Tabernacle Church. Matthew was baptized in the name of Jesus and filled with the gift of the Holy Ghost at Christ Temple in Marion, IN, under the late Bishop W. M. Holder. He...
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Patrick Scott Williams

March 18, 1980 - May 10, 2017

Patrick Scott Williams, 37, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017. He was born March 18, 1980, in Evansville to Billy Williams and Pamela (Brown) Williams.He was loved by everyone and was always there to help others. He was a wonderful person and absolutely adored his nieces.Patrick is survived by his father, Billy (Carolyn) Williams; mother, Pamela Williams; sister, Candi Williams...
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Sharon D. Carson

July 23, 1935 - May 7, 2017

Sharon D. (Wills) Carson, 81, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017, at St. Vincent Evansville, due to complications from diverticulitis. She was born July 23, 1935, to the late Everett and Verona (Snider) Wills in Tell City, IN.She graduated from Tell City High School and moved to Evansville to work for oral surgeon, Dr. Montgomery as a dental assistant. Later on, she managed an Elaine Powers...
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Geraldine Davis

November 11, 1926 - May 7, 2017

Geraldine Davis, 90, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017, at her home. She was born November 11, 1926, in Patricksburg, IN, to the late Benjamin and Emily (Wampler) Shouse.She enjoyed playing Clabber and going bowling.Geraldine was preceded in death by her husband, J. Davis; and parents.She is survived by her children, Jay (Edith) Davis of Puyallup, WA, Jon (Ann) Davis of Arcadia, FL,...
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George Dale Ennulat, Sr.

November 23, 1937 - May 6, 2017

George Dale Ennulat, Sr., 79, passed from this earth Saturday, May 6, 2017. He was born November 23, 1937, to Charles and Mae (Kinard) Ennulat, Sr. He attended Bosse High School, where he met the love of his life and wife of 61 years, Joan Ennulat. He retired from Western Electric (AT&T) in 1987. He will be remembered for the extreme love and support he showed his family and friends and the...
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Kevin Charles Wiley

January 24, 1973 - May 4, 2017

Kevin Charles Wiley, 44, of Evansville, passed away Friday, May 5, 2017.He was preceded in death by his mother, Beverly Wiley; brother, Robert Wiley; and sister, Lori Wiley; and is survived by his children, Alex and Kate Madison, and their mother, Teresa Wiley; father, Charles Wiley; grandmother, Wanda Johnston; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday,...
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Vickie Lynn Lewis

February 19, 1961 - May 4, 2017

Vickie Lynn Lewis, 56, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. She was born February 19, 1961, in Fort Wayne, IN, to Verna Rogers and the late Robert Rogers, Jr.She graduated from Reitz High School in 1979. Vickie belonged to Agape Life Church, under the leadership of Pastor Gary Price, where she was a faithful usher. She was baptized in Jesus name and...
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Carolyn Marie Renne

May 1, 1918 - May 2, 2017

Carolyn Marie Renne, 99, of Newburgh, passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Hamilton Pointe. She was born May 1, 1918, on a farm in McHenry, IL, to the late William and Amelia Tonyan. She was the youngest of eight children. After high school, she entered Jefferson Park Nursing School in Chicago, and after graduation began her nursing career at Loretto Hospital in Chicago. She married her late...
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Merle Lee Shunk

January 15, 1949 - May 1, 2017

Merle Lee Shunk, 68, of Evansville, passed away Monday, May 1, 2017, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. He was born January 15, 1949, in Bellwood, PA, to the late Merle Mallory and Janet (Shunk) Weaver.He was a Vietnam Veteran, a Purple Heart Recipient, and retired from the Army as a SPEC 4. He was also a truck driver for GE, retiring ten years ago. Merle loved his family, especially his...
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J. Kenneth DeWitt

July 21, 1925 - May 1, 2017

J. Kenneth DeWitt, 91, of Evansville, passed away Monday, May 1, 2017, at West River Health Campus. He was born July 21, 1925, in Evansville, to the late Roy and Marie DeWitt.He attended St. Joseph Grade School and was a 1943 graduate of Reitz Memorial High School, where he played basketball, football, and softball, and was treasurer of his senior class. He served in WWII as a 2nd Lt. Navigator...
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Norma Lee Willis

November 29, 1933 - May 1, 2017

Norma Lee (Lemmons) Willis, 83, of Chandler, passed away Monday, May 1, 2017, at Deaconess Gateway. She was born November 29, 1933, in Evansville to the late Walter Lee and Hazel Marie (Woods) Lemmons.She was a 1951 graduate of Reitz High School and a 1952 graduate of Bramwell's Business College. She was a loving mother to her sons and a very devout Christian who prayed for many people on a...
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George C. Acuff

April 24, 1951 - April 30, 2017

George C. Acuff, 66, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, April 30, 2017, at his home after a year-long battle with cancer.He proudly served in the U.S. Army for over seven years during the Vietnam War. George was preceded in death by his father, Marvin Acuff; mother Mary J. Vaughn; and sister, Pollyanna Notter.He is survived by his wife and best friend, Candy; sisters, Billie J. (Donald) Sorrell...
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Valerie H. Downs

November 18, 1931 - April 30, 2017

Valerie Haviland Downs, known as "Corky," passed into the arms of the Lord on April 30, 2017. She was born on November 18, 1931, to Earl Leroy Haviland and Mildred Schlump Haviland in Bridgeport, CT. Following graduation from Stratford High School in 1949, she entered Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing and graduated with a RN diploma. She married Spencer "Spence" Downs, who went on to...
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Ruth A. Golike

November 30, 1959 - April 28, 2017

Ruth Golike, of Evansville, passed away Friday, April 28, 2017, while at home.Ruth, born November 30, 1959, was a Christian woman that loved collecting angels and crosses. She loved a good joke and laughing with family and friends. Ruth enjoyed spending time with her many grandchildren and relaxing at home with her husband.She was preceded in death by her mother, Wanda Burris; son, Jerry Jones;...
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Estelle Davis

April 24, 1935 - April 27, 2017

Estelle Davis, 82, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017, at Good Samaritan Home. She was born April 24, 1935, in Dunmor, KY to the late Alvin and Varo (Blake) Joines.She was a member of Newburgh Seventh Day Adventist Church. She was a loving and compassionate person who always had a smile on her face.Estelle was preceded in death by one brother; four sisters; and one grandson.She...
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JoAnn Schmidt

May 2, 1947 - April 27, 2017

JoAnn Schmidt, 69, born May 2, 1947, passed away Thursday, April 27, 2017, just short of her 70th birthday, at Charlier Hospice in Evansville holding hands and surrounded in love by her niece, Catie, and sister, Linda.She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Jr.; and parents, Clyde and Leona Taylor.JoAnn's main jobs had been at Welborn Hospital in dietary and housekeeping, becoming a PSA...
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Evelyn Mayton Woolley

May 1, 1925 - April 25, 2017

Evelyn Mayton Woolley, 91, of St. Peters, MO, formerly of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at Village of St. Peters Memory Care. She was born May 1, 1925, in Evansville, to the late Oscar L. and Savannah Georgia (Ramage) Mayton.She attended Lockyear Business School and was a lifetime member of the Methodist Church. She was a homemaker and stay-at-home mom. She loved little kids...
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Linda L. Corey

February 7, 1939 - April 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Delores Meriwether

February 9, 1941 - April 19, 2017

No services will be held. Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Ashley Michelle Frazier Cravatta

January 8, 1968 - April 17, 2017

No services will be held. Arrangements under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel, Evansville, IN.
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Patsy Ann May

November 16, 1939 - April 14, 2017

Patsy Ann May, 77, of Evansville, passed away Friday, April 14, 2017. She was born November 16, 1939, in Dawson Springs, KY to the late Donnis Pat and Rena Louise (Fryer) Meadows.She had worked as a pharmacy technician at St. Mary's Medical Center for over 30 years. In her free time, she loved spending time with her granddaughter.Patsy is survived by her son, John Phillip (Kristy) May; loving...
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Eugene Milton Edge

January 16, 1931 - April 12, 2017

Eugene Milton Edge, 86, of Evansville, IN, passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at home with his family. He served in the US Army during the Korean War and retired from Frank's Remodeling. Gene loved fishing and gardening. Eugene is survived by wife of 65 years, Lois; daughters, Kathy Hatfield (Steve), Barbara Briody (Gary), Deborah Drone (Ken), son, Kenneth Edge (Carol); 10 grandchildren...
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Dorothy Ann Simpson

September 6, 1946 - April 12, 2017

Dorothy Ann Simpson, 70, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at the Charlier Hospice Center at Deaconess VNA Plus. She was born September 6, 1946, in Evansville, to the late Eugene and Lucile Langston.She graduated from The Evansville School of Practical Nursing and University of Evansville with an AD Nursing Degree and worked in the OB unit at Deaconess Hospital from 1966 to...
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Gary D. Carson

September 29, 1953 - April 11, 2017

Gary Douglas Carson, 63, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Deaconess Gateway Heart Hospital. Gary was born September 29, 1953, in South Bend, IN.Gary enjoyed traveling and loved fishing, water, boating and anything outdoors. He loved his family and was strong, hardworking, honorable, smart, determined and always put others first. Gary instilled great values and morals in...
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Richard Romerhaus

June 2, 1927 - April 7, 2017

Richard Romerhaus, 89, of Evansville, passed away Friday, April 7, 2017, at St. Mary's Medical Center.He worked at Seeger Refrigerator Company, Evansville Realty, and La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries. Richard also owned and operated Romerhaus Creations with his ex-wife, Sayuri. He loved photography, acting, civic theatre, dirt biking, and playing guitar.Richard was preceded in death by his wife,...
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Linda Sue Chapman

July 3, 1951 - April 6, 2017

Linda Sue Chapman, 65, of Evansville passed away Thursday, April 6, 2017, at her residence. She was born July 3, 1951, in Evansville.Linda was a loving mother and wife. She is resting in the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, whom she believed in and trusted until her last moment with us. She frequently asked people she met if they were saved and was never too shy to share her...
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Geraldine Dorothy Burch

January 30, 1932 - April 6, 2017

Geraldine Dorothy Burch, 85, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, April 6, 2017, at Deaconess Hospital. She was born January 30, 1932, in Chicago, IL, to the late Everett Walter and Pauline (McCool) Massey.She was a talented seamstress, working for DeJongs and Lazarus during her career. Geraldine played Clabber, enjoyed collecting dolls, and was a member of two doll clubs. She loved her cat,...
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Lena Belle Scott

May 26, 1928 - March 31, 2017

Lena Belle Shrodes Scott, 88, of Evansville, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017, at Golden LivingCenter - Woodlands. She was born May 26, 1928, in Madisonville, KY, to the late John and Clarise (Kavanaugh) Cook.She retired from TJ Maxx and was a very sweet and loving mother, wife, sister, aunt, friend, and grandmother.Lena was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, John W. Cook, Jr. and...
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Ruth Ellen Stevens

September 10, 1921 - March 29, 2017

Ruth Ellen (Campbell) Stevens, 95, of Evansville, joyfully entered the arms of her Heavenly Father Wednesday, March 29, 2017. She was born September 10, 1921, in Tell City, IN, to the late Forrest and Bertha (Boling) Campbell.Affectionately known as "Mimi" by her grandchildren, she was a kind, gentle, loving mother and grandmother, always offering encouragement and support. Her greatest...
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