Our Obituaries

James E. Bauman

December 12, 1928 - December 7, 2017

James E. Bauman88, of Indianapolis, passed away December 7, 2017. He was born December 12, 1928 in St. Joseph, Missouri. He is survived by his nieces Roberta Quiett, Peggy Mack, nephew Mark Hundley and numerous great nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents Henry and Lorene Wank Bauman, sisters Virginia Lee Hundley and Norma Jean Bauman. Visitation will be Monday, December 11...
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Dolores Gehlhausen Daugherity

August 29, 1929 - December 6, 2017

Dolores Gehlhausen Daugherity, 88, of Indianapolis died December 6, 2017. She was born August 29, 1929 in Spencer, Ohio to the late Lawrence and Henrietta Nonte Gehlhausen. She is also preceded in death by her husband John Daugherity and siblings, Pauline Hall, Maurice Gehlhausen, Leonard Gehlhausen, and Ronald Gehlhausen. She was an inspector with Western Electric for 30 years, retiring in...
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William Francis Leonard

March 24, 1928 - December 5, 2017

WILLIAM F. "BUD" LEONARDWilliam F. "Bud" Leonard, 89, died peacefully on December 5, 2017 surrounded by his beloved family. He was born on March 24, 1928 in Indianapolis, Indiana to William Leonard and Margaret (Tully) Leonard, both of County Galway, Ireland.Dad attended Holy Cross Catholic Grade School and was a loyal member of the Cathedral High School Class of 1946. He served in the Korean...
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Helen Louise Schreiber

January 8, 1930 - December 4, 2017

Helen Louise Schreiber, 87, of Indianapolis, died on December 4, 2017. She was born January 8, 1930 in Indianapolis to Richard and Lucille Norris Weimer. She was a loan officer with Indiana National Bank for 24 years, retiring in 1992. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and a volunteer at St. Vincent dePaul Society. Helen is survived by her sons Roy (Mary) and Ray (Carol)...
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Hollis D. Thomas

October 5, 1932 - December 2, 2017

Hollis D. (Bud) Thomas, 85, of Indianapolis passed away December 1, 2017. Hollis retired from Ford Motor Company, he was a member of Moose Lodge #17 and he was a Mason. He is survived by his children, Terry (Joanie) Thomas, Debbie (Eddie) Faucett, Celeon (Butch) Thomas, Diana White, Luke (Diana) McKinney Jr, Michael (Diana) McKinney, JoAnn Jones; 10 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 4...
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Michele Marcoux

December 14, 1948 - November 21, 2017

Michele Marcoux, 68, of Scipio, died Tuesday, November 21, 2017 with her family at her side. She was born December 14, 1948 in Springfield, Massachusetts to the late Robert and Marion (Davis) Busha. She is also preceded in death by her husband Ronald Marcoux, Sr.; grandson, Joshua Marcoux; and sisters, Linda Blackburn and Cynthia Barnes. Michele was a strong principled, loving, knowledgeable,...
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Phyllis Jean Sullivan

February 10, 1932 - November 9, 2017

Phyllis Jean Sullivan, 85, of Indianapolis, died on November 9, 2017. She was born February 10, 1932 in Waveland, Indiana to Raymond T. and Verna M. Greve. She was a teacher at Manuel High School teaching business and physical education, retiring in 1986. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Indiana Retired Teachers, Pleasant Run Ladies Golf League and Whispering Hills Ladies Golf...
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Isabella Wilhelmina Mathias

July 26, 1924 - October 31, 2017

Isabella Wilhelmina Meinert Mathias 93, of Indianapolis. Died October 31, 2017. She was born July 26, 1924 in Norborne, Missouri to Aloysius and Honora Ellen McLaughlin Meinert. After growing up as a farm girl in a family with 8 children in Missouri, Isabella ventured to Indianapolis at the young age of 18 to work with her older sister during WWII. She met lifelong friends at the boarding house...
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Linda Irene Chaney

June 7, 1943 - September 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, Indianapolis, IN.
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Joan Kennedy Bates

August 2, 1930 - September 26, 2017

Joan Kennedy Bates died peacefully in the presence of family and prayer in the morning on Tuesday September 26th, 2017 in St. Vincent's hospital in Indianapolis, IN at the age of 87.She is survived by her son Christopher Bates, Brownsburg (wife Susie); daughter Michele, Indianapolis; daughter Mary Anne McCaslin, Muncie, IN (husband Stephen); grandchildren Caitlyn, Brianna, Ian, Colin, and Delaney...
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Agnes Catherine Langenbacher

November 7, 1925 - September 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, Indianapolis, IN.
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Jerome Francis Mobley

October 16, 1938 - September 22, 2017

Jerome Francis "Jerry" Mobley, 78, died Friday, September 22, 2017. He was born October 16, 1938 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late Clarence and Mary Anne (Adams) Mobley. Jerry graduated from Saint Meinrad Minor Seminary where he was an Oblate of the Order of St. Benedict before studying at Marian University. He taught and coached at St. Lawrence Catholic School for several years...
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Andrew Vincent Johnson

April 17, 1964 - September 21, 2017

Andrew "Andy" Vincent Johnson, 53, died Thursday, September 21, 2017 at his home. He was born April 17, 1964 in Indianapolis to the late Russell L. and Bobby Jean (Deck) Johnson. He is also preceded in death by his brothers, Kevin and Chris Johnson. Andy was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, and Scecina Memorial High School Class of '82. He loved to write...
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Rita Ossorio

March 16, 1925 - September 20, 2017

Rita Ossorio,92, of Indianapolis, passed away September 20, 2017. Rita was born March 16, 1925 in Naples, Italy, the daughter of the late Vincent and Maria (Andreassi) D'Auria. Rita came to America in 1972. She worked in accounting for Artie's Potato Chip Company. Rita is survived by her sisters; Pia Zona and Annamarie Taylor, brother; Mario D'Auria nephew Gary (Karen McGee) Baron, nieces;...
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Margaret Lois Callahan

July 13, 1923 - September 17, 2017

Margaret Callahan, 94, of Indianapolis, died on September 17, 2017. She was born July 13, 1923 in Indianapolis to the late William F. "Frank" and Anna Catherine (Leahy) Callahan. Margaret served in the U.S. Army for 20 years. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church. She is preceded in death by her sisters Mary Sturgis, Anna Dennis, Rose Callahan and brothers Francis and John Callahan. ...
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Joaquin Sanchez

April 20, 1922 - September 10, 2017

Joaquin "Jack" Sanchez, 95, of Indianapolis, passed away September 10, 2017. He was a resident of Indianapolis for 60 years. A WWII veteran, he served in the U.S. Army's 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), known as Merrill's Marauders, which would later be consolidated into the 475th Infantry as a component of the Mars Task Force. This unit was trained in specialized jungle warfare and tasked...
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James Richard Roberts

March 6, 1946 - September 6, 2017

James "Jim" Richard Roberts71, of Indianapolis passed away on September 6, 2017. He was born March 6, 1946 in Indianapolis to R. Richard and Monica "Peggy" Joyce Roberts. He graduated from Scecina High School. Jim was a firefighter and EMT with the Indianapolis Fire Department; he also worked at Sagamore Golf Club. Jim is survived by his wife Lynn Short Roberts, sisters Terry Nelson, Monica ...
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Charles Edward McConahay

June 9, 1935 - August 31, 2017

Charles Edward McConahay82, of Indianapolis, passed away August 31, 2017. He was born June 9, 1935 in Indianapolis to Paul and Fern McConahay. He was a member of Little Flower Catholic Church and had a real love for fishing. Charles is survived by his children, Timothy (Belinda) McConahay, Kathleen Reneau, Susan McConahay, and Ann (Allan) Figy; 15 grandchildren; and 8 great grandchildren. He is...
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Michele Ann Porter

April 29, 1959 - August 28, 2017

Michele Ann PorterAfter a determined and stubborn fight, Michele Porter, 58, Indianapolis, succumbed to several medical ailments. She was surrounded by family when she died Monday, Aug. 28. She was born on April 29, 1959, in Greensburg to Jon and Rosalyn (Feldman) Porter. Her father preceded her in death. During her entire life, she fought the effects of Cerebral Palsy. In spite of her physical...
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Maxine Carrie Kirk

March 22, 1922 - August 26, 2017

Maxine Carrie Kirk95, of Indianapolis passed away on August 26, 2017. She was born March 22, 1922 in Indianapolis. Maxine is survived by daughters Linda Marie Wolf, Debra Tharp and Pamela Harp, 6 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents Elwood and Della Vasbinder Little, husband Robert L. Kirk. Funeral services will be Wednesday August 30 at 1 pm at...
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Michael Francis Williams

April 3, 1951 - August 21, 2017

Michael Francis Williams66, of Indianapolis passed away on August 21, 2017. He was born April 3, 1951 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He worked for IATSE Local 30 as a journeyman stage hand. He attended St. Rita Catholic Church. Michael is survived by his beloved wife Odie Arceo Williams, children Melissa Williams, Michael Williams II, grandson Landon McFarland, brothers and sisters Lawrence...
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Stanley Joseph Peloza

May 16, 1919 - August 20, 2017

Stanley Joseph Peloza (Sgt. Maj., USMC, Ret.) May 16, 1919 - August 20, 2017A loyal son, a loving husband, a doting father and grandfather, a faithful friend, a mentor and helping hand to all in need, an immigrant, a patriot. these are just a few of the roles that characterize the man that Stan was. Born 1919 in Vele Mune, Austria (now Croatia), to John and Anna (Zadkovic) Peloza Tonce, Stan...
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Camp Healing Tree 2017

August 18, 2017 - August 20, 2017

Camp Healing Tree exists to provide an opportunity for young people to share feelings of loss with other campers and caring adult volunteers and to learn that these feelings are normal.Camp Healing Tree, established in 1995, was a program provided by several local hospice agencies and other community supporters. Now Camp Healing Tree is provide by Grief and bereavement specialists from sponsoring...
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Eleanora Kay Feeney

November 7, 1951 - August 18, 2017

Nora "Norie" Kay (Conover) Feeney, 65, of New Whiteland, Indiana, passed away Friday. Nora was born November 7, 1951 in Indianapolis to the late William Edward and Edna Marie (DePugh) Conover. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Paul Robert Feeney; sisters, Barbara DeLoach, Patricia Tennant, and Sharon Tinsley; and grandson, Noah Paul Rouse. Nora retired from the Indiana Alcohol and...
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Martin Patrick Lee

October 9, 1961 - August 7, 2017

Martin Patrick Lee55, of Indianapolis passed away on August 7, 2017. He was born October 9, 1961 in Indianapolis. Marty attended Holy Spirit Catholic Church. He is survived by his mother Dorothy Rogers Lee, sisters Eileen (Kenny) Meyer, Trish (Jeff) English and sister-in-law Linda Lee. Also surviving are nieces and nephews JT Lee, Ellen Lee, Katie English, Matt English, Greg English, Abby...
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Rita Marie Ward

September 8, 1955 - July 23, 2017

Rita Marie Ward, 61, of McCordsville, died July 23, 2017. She was born September 8, 1955 in Indianapolis, Indiana to John O'Brien and Rita Mary Richter Vollmer. She was a member of St. George Orthodox Christian Church. Rita was very active in AA and help sponsored several women. Rita is survived by her sons John (Jamie) Ward, Thomas Ward Jr., Patrick Ward, grandchildren Gage Gabel, Sadie...
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Daniel Joseph Lusby

March 23, 1959 - July 21, 2017

Daniel ("Lee" "Uncle Danny") Joseph Lusby, 58, of Indianapolis, passed away July 20, 2017. Born March 23, 1959 in Indianapolis to Dewitt Lusby and Janice Iona (Knoy) Lusby Wood. Danny was a graduate of Warren Central High School. He worked first at Burger Chef followed by a number of years at La Quinta and finally in the Audit Department at Wal-Mart, all on the east side of Indianapolis. Lee...
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Anna Marie Werner

October 4, 1922 - July 14, 2017

Anna Marie Hines Werner94, of Indianapolis passed away on July 14, 2017. She was born October 4, 1922 in Indianapolis to Michael A. and Grace E. Dearmin Hines. She worked at RCA Music Service retiring in 1978. She was a member of Little Flower Catholic Church, Little Flower Ladies Club and a volunteer for over 20 years at Community Hospital East. Anna is preceded in death by her husband...
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Sarah Patrice Hause

November 29, 1984 - July 9, 2017

Sarah Patrice Hause32, of Indianapolis passed away on July 9, 2017. She was born November 29, 1984 in Indianapolis. Sarah is survived by children Makayla, Christopher and Elijah Hause, father David Hause, sister Brooke Hause, brother Michael Hause, grandparents Jim and Margaret Maddox, Norma Bunch. She is preceded in death by her mother Theresa Ann Maddox. Funeral services will be Friday July...
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Brenda Sue Trotter

February 29, 1944 - July 7, 2017

Brenda Sue Trotter, 73, died Friday, July 7, 2017. She was born February 29, 1944 in Greenwood, Indiana to the late Jenny (Crockett) Walls Southerland and Arthur Walls. She is also preceded in death by her step father, Davis Southerland. She graduated from Tech high school where she met her husband of 52 years. She battled MS for much of her life.She is survived by her husband, James "Jim"...
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Rhonda Lynn Gulley

January 3, 1962 - July 3, 2017

Rhonda Lynn Gulley, 55, passed away Monday, July 3, 2017 after battling dementia. Rhonda was born January 3, 1962 in Marion, Indiana. She is a Ball State graduate and received her Master's Degree from the University of Georgia. Rhonda loved animals and operated a mobile dog grooming business as well as having many pets over the years including her current dogs, Dax and Dolly. She enjoyed...
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Charles Edgar Dickens

August 29, 1937 - June 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, Indianapolis, IN.
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JoAnn Billerman

March 27, 1949 - June 26, 2017

JoAnn Beaty Billerman68, of Indianapolis passed away on June 26, 2017. She was born March 27, 1949 in Huntington, West Virginia to Ray and Naomi (Ash) Beaty. JoAnn loved time with her family and traveling to the beach and playing the lottery. JoAnn is survived by her daughters, Kim (Terry) Bowers, Tammy Smith, sister Sandy White, brother Jim Beaty, 5 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren....
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Bruce Edward Billman

July 8, 1951 - June 19, 2017

Bruce Edward Billman65, of Bloomington, passed away on June 19, 2017. Bruce was an avid IU fan, and enjoyed boating and the Indy 500. He will be dearly missed by his sister, Sandra Orr; his nephews, Bryan (Dawn) Orr and Chris (Jennifer) Orr; his great nieces and nephews, Paige, Morgan, Noah and Lucas; and his "Step-Children" Brandon, Addison, Lucy, and Peyton French. A memorial visitation will be...
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James Edmund Dunn

July 3, 1938 - June 15, 2017

James Edmund "Jim" Dunn, Sr., 78, died Thursday, June 15 after battling cancer. Jim was born July 3, 1938 to the late Edmund and Marygrace (Kiplinger) Dunn in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is also preceded in death by his sisters, Sunny Kot and Sandy Sundstrum. He graduated from Cathedral High School, retired from Herff Jones, and worked part time for Damman's Lawn and Garden for 15 years after...
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Charles Lonzo Crouch

September 26, 1930 - June 11, 2017

Charles Lonzo Crouch86, of Indianapolis passed away on June 11, 2017. He was born September 26, 1930 in Thorntown, Indiana to Harry L. and Elizabeth E. Granell Crouch. He served in the U.S. Army. He graduated from American Business College in 1956. He was a cost accountant for American Bearing Corporation, for 24 years, retiring in 1978. Charles was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church. He was...
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Carlos Efrain Marcos Lopez

March 30, 1969 - June 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, Indianapolis, IN.
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Lillian K. Forestal

April 12, 1935 - May 28, 2017

Lillian K. White Forestal, 82 of Indianapolis passed away May 28, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 12, 1935 in Indianapolis. Lillian was preceded in death by her parents Patrick White and Mary Gordon White who immigrated from Ireland. She was the widow of Jerome (Jerry) Forestal to whom she was married for over 52 years.She is survived by her four children, Kerry (Kathy)...
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Louis Edward Schmalz

February 19, 1934 - May 8, 2017

Louis Edward Schmalz, 83, of Indianapolis, passed away May 8, 2017. He was born February 19, 1934 in Indianapolis to Louis and Hilda Sitzman Schmalz. He retired from Bose Industries as a purchasing manager. He was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and the Indy RC Modeler Club. He is survived by his wife Margaret Lark Schmalz, sons Mark (Claudia) , Christopher, Matthew (Lori) and David...
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Deborah Ann Leonard

June 18, 1952 - May 4, 2017

Deborah "Debbie" Ann Leonard64, of Indianapolis passed away on May 4, 2017. She was born June 18, 1952 in Indianapolis. She worked as a health aid. Deborah enjoyed euchre, playing cards, reading, bingo and arts and crafts. Deborah is survived by her sisters: Linda Mikels, Marybeth Leonard, Melissa Hutchison, Sharon Williams, and Elaine Daniel, companion Ed Spellman and several nieces and...
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Beverly Joan Bess

November 11, 1940 - April 30, 2017

Beverly Joan Bess76, of Indianapolis passed away on April 30, 2017. She was born November 11, 1940 in Wabash, IN. She worked for Papas Cleaner and Fagers Catering. She was a member of Bible Study Chapel Church. Beverly is survived by her children Tammy (Evan) Sutton, Kevin (Shannon) Spencer, Danta York, sister, Barb Henderson, grandchildren Amber Sutton, Tiffany Olmsted, Zack York, Monica...
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Diana Jo Galliher Rodriguez

December 8, 1975 - April 3, 2017

Diana Jo Galliher Rodriguez, 41, of Indianapolis, died on April 3, 2017. She was born December 8, 1975 in Covington Kentucky. She was an administrative assistant and member of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church. Diana, is survived by her mother Joanne Galliher Houston, father Timothy Combs, children, Victoria Vogel, Joseph Galliher, Timothy (Cecilia) Galliher, Gerardo Rodriguez, Lucero...
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Alvin Cletus Rennier

July 5, 1953 - March 31, 2017

Alvin Cletus Rennier63, of Indianapolis passed away on March 31, 2017. He was born July 5, 1953 in Indianapolis. He graduated from Holy Spirit School and Warren Central High School. Alvin was an avid reader and a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Alvin is survived by his mother Clarissa Jansing Rennier, sisters: Diane (Rodney) Pickett, Joyce (Daniel) Van Treese, Joan (Mike) Pearson, Susan...
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Christopher Shaw

March 13, 1951 - March 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, Indianapolis, IN.
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Agueda Eleazar Arceo

May 14, 1930 - March 24, 2017

Agueda Eleazar Arceo, 86, of Indianapolis, died on March 24, 2017. She was born May 14, 1930 in Manila Philippines to Mariano and Belen Pandeno Eleazar. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Agueda is survived by her beloved husband Jeremias "Jerry" Arceo, children Lourdes (Michael) Williams, Estella Arceo, Maria Lina Arceo, Luis Arceo, Rupert (Zean) Arceo and Philip Arceo and 3...
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Margaret Noreen DeBoo

January 17, 1927 - March 9, 2017

Margaret Noreen DeBoo, 90, of Indianapolis, passed away on March 9, 2017. She was born January 17, 1927 in Chicago, IL the daughter of the late Charles and Grace Siegel. Marge was always in control of her life and made the choice to rejoin her husband, Emil, who she missed every day. Her joy to live was inspirational to all her loving friends and family. She worked for H.P. Wasson in...
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Barbara Jean Moore

May 13, 1958 - March 5, 2017

Barbara J. Moore58, of Indianapolis, passed away at her home on March 5, 2017.Barb loved the simple and best things in Life: Family, Friends, and sharing experiences. Barb had a very big heart, and everyone she met was her instant friend for life.Barb loved everyone unconditionally. Barb especially loved children: her nieces, nephews, cousins, friend's children, neighbor's children, her...
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Kay Breckenridge

March 1, 1947 - March 4, 2017

Kay Ellen Breckenridge 70, of Indianapolis, passed away peacefully, on March 4, 2017. Kay will be dearly missed by her children, Douglas (Darlene) Gillette, Amy Gillette, Chad (Angie Mendenhall) Higgins, and Kriss (John Conrad) Higgins; her grandchildren, Jason Gillette, Cassidy Gillette, Kiera Sloan, Keith Hall, and Kevin Hall; and her siblings, Richard (Barbara) Hansing, Thomas (Kathy) Hansing,...
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Elbert B. Grannan

August 24, 1926 - March 1, 2017

Elbert "Al" GrannanOn March 1, 2017, Elbert B. Grannan closed his eyes to this world and opened them in Heaven, with his Lord saying "Welcome Home". Then he felt the hand of his beloved Millie after 4 months of being apart and her voice once again saying "I Love You". Al's journey began on August 24, 1926 in Washington, Indiana with his parents Victor A. and Augusta E. Riney Grannan. He...
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Shirley Louise Aichele

May 14, 1932 - February 24, 2017

Shirley Louise Aichele, 84, of Indianapolis, died on February 24, 2017. She was born May 14, 1932 in Indianapolis to Fredric and Georgia Mayer Schwier. Shirley was the office manager at Dunn and Bradstreet, Indianapolis office. She was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church and attended St. Matthews Lutheran Church. She was also a member of Eastern Star and active with Footlite Musical...
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William Donny Turpin

August 5, 1967 - February 19, 2017

William Donny Turpinof Indianapolis, Indiana was born on August, 5 1967 and passed away on February 19, 2017. He was married for 29 years to Teresa Bryant Turpin. He enjoyed his employment at HMI construction. He leaves behind one son, William Dustin Turpin married to Jessica Cook Turpin of Indianapolis, Indiana, and one daughter, Elesha Ann Turpin Hilbert married to Ryan Hilbert of Hustonville,...
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Cecilia Frances Donahue

February 10, 1937 - February 18, 2017

Cecilia F. "Smutzki" Donahue,80, passed away on February 18, 2017. She was born February 10, 1937 the daughter of the late Frank and Julia Smutzki. She worked and retired from IPS. She is a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, attended Sacred Heart grade school and graduated from Garfield High School in Terre Haute. She is survived by her husband: Paul Patrick Donahue, daughters: Darby K. ...
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Sonya Faye Sherlock

September 19, 1964 - February 16, 2017

Sonya F. Sherlock52, of Indianapolis passed away on February 16th, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Sonya was born September 19th, 1954 in Fort Campbell , KY, She moved to Indy at a young age and fulfilled her life here. She is survived by her mother, Ruth Johnson, children Kasey Sherlock, Whitney McCullough (nee Sherlock) and husband, Stephanie Harber (nee Sherlock) and husband,...
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Lawrence Christopher Johnson

February 12, 1959 - February 6, 2017

Lawrence Christopher "Chris" Johnson57, of Indianapolis went to be with his Savior on February 6, 2017. Chris fought the good fight and then some but a cure on this earth was not meant to be. He was born February 12, 1959 in Beech Grove, Indiana to Russell L. and Bobby Jean (Deck) Johnson. He was a graduate of Scecina Memorial High School. He was a machinist for Empro Manufacturing. He was a...
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Diane Mairose Feeney

April 21, 1937 - January 31, 2017

Diane Mairose Feeney, 79, passed away January 31, 2017. She was born April 21, 1937 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Arthur and Irene Mairose. Diane was a graduate of Good Samaritan School of Nursing in Cincinnati, OH, and was a devoted registered nurse with Community Hospital South. She was a member of St. Barnabas Catholic Church. Diane is survived by her loving husband of 57 years: Dr. Martin T....
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Norma Miller

July 12, 1936 - January 12, 2017

Norma "Jean" Arney Miller80, of Indianapolis passed away on January 12, 2017. She was born July 12, 1936 in North Vernon, IN to John and Estella (Ditlinger) Arney. She was a member of Little Flower Catholic Church. Jean is survived by her beloved husband Gene, children Patia (Marty) Gazvoda, David (Laura) Miller, Robin Hudson and John Miller, grandchildren Robert Miller, Abigail Gazvoda, Grace...
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June Anne Turner Dinn

November 7, 1923 - January 11, 2017

June Turner Dinn, 93, of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, passed away on January 11, 2017. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, on November 7, 1923, to Charles F. and June L. Flynn. June was one of five children. She attended St. Philip Neri Elementary School and Arsenal Technical High School. June worked at L.S. Ayres in women's hosiery as well as at Allison's during World War II. On May 28, 1949,...
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Freda Charlene Blanchard

March 18, 1934 - January 10, 2017

Freda C. Blanchard82, of Indianapolis, passed away January 10, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. Freda was born March 18, 1934 in Frazier, Kentucky to the late Charles F. and Grace F. (Kennedy) Simpson. Freda worked at Community Hospital East with food service. She was a longtime and dedicated member of Little Flower Catholic Church. Freda is survived by her children: Guy L...
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Harrison Lackey

June 10, 1926 - January 2, 2017

Harrison E. "Uncle Gene" Lackey,90, of Indianapolis, passed away January 2, 2017. He was born June 10, 1926 in Huntington, WV the son of the late William Henry and Janice Lackey. Gene was the owner of Building Specialist, Inc. for 51 years. He was a WW II veteran of the Marine Corp., honorary Past Grand Commander of 9th Templar of Indianapolis and Past Master of Masonic Lodge #564 Pentalpha. ...
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John Mears

November 1, 1933 - December 29, 2016

John L. "Jack" Mears83, of Indianapolis passed away on December 29, 2016. He was born November 1, 1933 in Indianapolis to Charles and Angela Litzelman Mears. He was a printer with the Times and the Indianapolis Star- News, retiring in 1998. Jack was a member of Little Flower Catholic Church and Old Timers Printers. He was the grounds keeper at the Fourth Estate Softball Diamond and helped...
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Frances Clare Mahin

November 16, 1922 - December 25, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, Indianapolis, IN.
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Diana Wright

March 18, 1952 - December 19, 2016

Diana "Dede" Richardson Wright64 years of age, of Indianapolis, went home to be with Jesus on December 19, 2016. Dede was a 1970 graduate of Warren Central High School. She was a highly recognized insurance agent specializing in personal coverage and held the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor. Dede had worked for Alexander and Alexander, Conner Agency and NBD Insurance...
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Thomas M. McKeon

August 12, 1918 - December 15, 2016

Thomas M. McKeonIndianapolis, passed away December 15, 2016. He was born August 12, 1918 in Indianapolis, the son of Michael and Mary McKeon. Tom was a proud American and Irish citizen. He served in the 5th U. S. Army Artillery during WWII in Italy. He was a skilled craftsman for the AFLCIO Graphic Communication Workers Union #17 as a printing pressman. He was a member of Little Flower...
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Marguerite Klein

June 19, 1918 - December 10, 2016

Marguerite "Marge" Klein98, of Indianapolis, passed away December 10, 2016. She was born in Indianapolis on June 19, 1918 to Fred and Mable Sommer. She was a computer programmer retired from Naval Avionics. She was a member of the Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation. Marguerite was preceded in death by her husband Benedict Newman Klein. She is survived by her daughters Jackye Abbott, Pamela ...
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Jimmie Lee Peterson

January 22, 1948 - November 30, 2016

Jimmie Lee Peterson, In Mark 8: 22-25, Jesus heals the blind man, on November 30, Jimmie Lee Peterson sees once again. Jimmie was born on January 22, 1948 in Terre Haute, Indiana. He was born to Hubert and Marjorie McClure Peterson. Blinded at the age of 35 from diabetes, Jimmie did not let his blindness make him a prisoner in his own life. That changed when Jimmie encountered a vast network...
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Emma A. Moore

November 30, 1919 - November 25, 2016

Emma A. Moore96, of Greenfield. Passed away November 25, 2016. She was born on November 30, 1919 in Central City, Pennsylvania. The daughter of Mary and Frank Brusko of Pennsylvania. She was a member of St Michaels Catholic Church in Greenfield and was a Charter Member of St Simons Catholic Church and She was the Queen Bee of Giddy Liddy Red Hatters. Emma is survived by her three children,...
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Charles Carvel Blankenship

December 2, 1931 - November 24, 2016

Charles Carvel Blankenship, 84, of Indianapolis, passed away November24, 2016. He was born in Marrowbone, Kentucky to Immer V. and Bertha L. Blankenship on December 2, 1931. He retired from Mitchell and Scott Machine Company. He enjoyed hunting and was a long time member of Mt. Comfort Free Will Baptist Church. Charles was preceded in death by his parents, brother Walter Ray, sisters Elsie...
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Linda Ione Pettifor

April 30, 1940 - November 21, 2016

Linda Ione Howe Pettifor,76, of Indianapolis, departed this life Monday, November 21, 2016 at her home. She was born April 30, 1940 in Eaton Rapids, MI to the late Harold and Esther (Dana) Howe. She earned her degree in elementary education from Central Michigan University. She was a former member of Victory Baptist Church in Whiteland, and more recently a member of Burge Terrace Baptist...
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Margaret Estelle Koenig

March 8, 1918 - November 18, 2016

Margaret Estelle Koenig,98, of Indianapolis, departed this life November 18, 2016 at home. She was born March 8, 1918 in Pontiac, Illinois to the late Harry and Cordelia Haines Wagner. Margaret worked as a clerk for RCA for 15 years, and Lumberman's Insurance Company for 12 years, retiring in 1982. She was a member of Post Road Christian Church and the Heritage Fellowship at the church. She...
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Tomasz Golab

October 18, 1922 - November 17, 2016

Tomasz Golab, 94, died November 17, 2016. Tomasz was born on October 18, 1922 in Dynow, Poland, son of Gregory Golab and Franciska Golab. His high school education was interrupted in May 1940, with the Russian and German invasions of Poland. He served in the Polish underground from 1940-1953 fighting for Polish freedom. After the war, he earned a PhD in Chemistry from Basel University in...
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Thomas Wayne Alexander

January 19, 1967 - November 13, 2016

Thomas Wayne Alexander, 49, of Indianapolis, passed away November 13, 2016. He was born January 19, 1967 in Sullivan, Indiana. He was an inventory clerk for Ryder Trucking. He was a member of the Capital City Conservation Club. Tom is survived by his; mother Linda L. Woods Alexander (Logan Rushing), daughters Sierra and Stephanie Alexander, sister Tina L. (Brian) Everts, grandchildren Damien...
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Seaman Melton

January 12, 1925 - November 6, 2016

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James Thomas Schuler

September 9, 1920 - November 5, 2016

James Thomas Schuler,96, of Indianapolis, passed away on November 5, 2016. Jim was born September 9, 1920 in Jasper, IN the son of the late Herman and Guila Schuler. He worked for Chrysler as a fire chief for 20 years, retiring in 1979. He was a member of Nativity Catholic Church a longtime member of the K of C and a WW II Army Air Corp. veteran serving in Africa and Sicily, Italy. He is...
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Richard Lloyd Mitchell

May 6, 1932 - November 2, 2016

Richard "Dick" Lloyd Mitchell84, of Indianapolis, passed away November 1, 2016. He was born May 6, 1932 in Indianapolis the son of Frank and Ann Bader Mitchell. He graduated from Tech High School in 1950. He served in the U. S. Navy during the Korean War. He worked for Naval Avionics as an engineer retiring in 1987. He attended Arlington Height Baptist Church. Dick is preceded in death by his...
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Mildred Maxine Grannan

August 9, 1925 - October 31, 2016

Mildred "Millie" GrannanOn October 31, 2016 a great love story of 71 years came to an end. Millie died peacefully in her sleep, lying next to her beloved husband Elbert "Al" Grannan. Her journey began on August 10, 1925 in Kingman, Indiana with her parents Albert and Mary Mitchell Sackmire. Her Catholic faith taught her that faith, hope and love are the keys to life. In her 91 years she...
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Amos Chase McKinney

August 20, 1931 - October 23, 2016

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James William Clark

May 7, 1930 - October 20, 2016

James William "Bill" Clark86, of Indianapolis, passed away October 20, 2016. He was born May 7, 1930 in Beech Grove, the son of Sherman and Mildred Sullivan Clark. He graduated from Cathedral High School in 1948. He served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes and St. Bernadette Catholic Church. Bill is survived by his wife, Pauline Davis Clark, sons...
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Anita Frances Dearing

October 14, 1952 - October 14, 2016

Anita Frances "Mahoney" Dearing,64, of Indianapolis, passed away October 14, 2016. She was born October 14, 1952 the daughter of the late Maj. Edward F. and Bernadine "Dalton" Mahoney. Anita was an LPN and practiced nursing in the Indianapolis area for many years. She lived her final years in Crestwood Village South. She is survived by her two sons: Harry S. (Deborah Friend) Dearing and...
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Susan Marie Clemmer

December 11, 1957 - October 14, 2016

Susan Marie Clemmer,58, of Indianapolis, passed away on October 14, 2016. She was born December 11, 1957 in Indianapolis the daughter of the late Arthur and Roberta Slinger. Susan was a special education teacher for over 20 years in Bedford and Indianapolis with parochial and public schools. She was a lifelong devout Catholic. Susan is survived by her son: Patrick Patterson, siblings: Linda...
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Mary Elizabeth Self

February 17, 1926 - October 2, 2016

Mary Elizabeth Carroll Self90, of Indianapolis died October 2, 2016. She was born February 17, 1926 in Holton, Indiana to Clarison and Lula Ward Carroll. She was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her sisters Agatha Carroll, Lois Smith, brothers Virgil Carroll, Robert Burtch, niece Linda Williams, and her infant son. Mary Elizabeth is survived by her nephews, Alan ...
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William Joseph Feeney

August 16, 1942 - September 25, 2016

William "Bill" Joseph Feeney74, of Indianapolis, passed away September 25, 2016. He was born in Indianapolis August 16, 1942, the son of John F. and Helen F. Turner Feeney. He worked for Chrysler Corporation as a skilled tradesman for 38 years, retiring in 2005. He was a member of Little Flower Catholic Church and the Ancient Order of Hibernians. Bill is survived by his daughter Kathleen ...
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Evelyn Mae Sabo-Todd

September 27, 1931 - September 22, 2016

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Shirley Ann Andrews

May 11, 1933 - September 21, 2016

Shirley Ann Andrews, of Indianapolis, departed this life on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. Shirley was born May 11, 1933 in Indianapolis to the late Herbert & Helen (Cherry) Reinert. She was a longtime member of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Donald Andrews in 1993 and her son Karl in 2002. Shirley is survived by her dear children: Donald ...
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Julia Elliott

February 15, 1929 - September 10, 2016

Julia Elliott87, of Indianapolis passed away on September 10, 2016. She was born February 15, 1929 in Castlebar, Ireland to Michael and Bridget Lavelle Murray. She worked for Western Electric for 17 years. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Julia is survived by her husband Charles Elliott, sons Charles Elliott Jr., Michael Elliott and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services...
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Kathleen A. Neal

January 1, 1943 - September 7, 2016

Kathleen A. Neal 73 went to her heavenly home on September 7, 2016. She was born January 1 1943 in Columbus, Ohio. She lived in the Indianapolis area for over 45 years. She was a devoted wife and mother of 3. She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Rodney Neal, 3 children Terry Neal of Indianapolis, David Neal of Florida and Crystal (Nick) Bazan of Indianapolis, step daughter Susan Payne...
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Ines Irene Reynolds

December 11, 1936 - September 2, 2016

Ines Irene Reynolds,79, of Greenfield departed this life Friday, September 2, 2016. She was born December 11, 1936 in Linton, IN to the late Cerel and Evelyn (Houldson) Reynolds. Ines enjoyed reading and travel and she especially enjoyed her feline companions or the years. She retired from American United Life. She is survived by her sister, Zola Lorene Miller; half-sister, Kathy Burns and...
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Christina I. Chaplin

December 25, 1926 - September 1, 2016

Christina I. Chaplin,89, of Centerville, TN, formerly of Indianapolis, departed this life Thursday, September 1, 2016. She was born on Christmas Day in 1926 in Bloomington, IN to the late Edgar and Goldie (Smith) Bockweg. She was a former member of both Little Flower and Holy Spirit Catholic Churches. Christina was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Louis Chaplin, an infant daughter,...
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Bruce Christen

June 10, 1937 - August 27, 2016

Bruce Christen,79, of Indianapolis, departed this life Saturday, August 27, 2016 in Indianapolis. He was born June 10, 1937 in Washington DC to the late Earl F. and Mary Lou (Reising) Christen. Bruce was a 1955 graduate of Cathedral High School and then earned his degree in engineering from Notre Dame University in 1961. He served his country in the US Army Reserves. Bruce worked as an...
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Rose Sue Evancho

March 15, 1922 - August 23, 2016

Rose Sue Evancho94, of Indianapolis passed away on August 23, 2016. She was born March 15, 1922 in Weatherly, PA to John and Mary Garra. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church. She attended Golden Gardens Adult Day Care. Rose is survived by her daughter Linda Evancho and her nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband Joseph Evancho, son Thomas Evancho, and 9 brothers...
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Ann Beth Loyal

May 8, 1936 - August 21, 2016

Ann Beth "Bess" Loyal80, of Indianapolis passed away on August 21, 2016. She was born May 8, 1936 in Indianapolis to Thomas and Ann McHugh Loyal. She was employed at the Indiana State Library Archives Division for 33 years retiring in 2000. After retiring she was a volunteer for the library and was recognized for her many years of dedication and service. She was a member of Holy Spirit...
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Oliver Joseph Leidolf

May 20, 1922 - July 31, 2016

Oliver Joseph "OJ" Leidolf,94, of Indianapolis, passed away on July 31, 2016. OJ was born the son of the late Clarence W. and Blanche E. "Christian" Leidolf. He worked for U.S. Department of Agriculture as an Inspector of fresh fruits and vegetables for 38 years, retiring in 1984. He was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus and a WWII Army Infantry veteran. OJ is...
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Rose Ellen Callahan

September 26, 1920 - July 23, 2016

Rose E. Callahan95, of Indianapolis, departed this life on July 23, 2016. She was born September 26, 1920 in Indianapolis to the late William F. "Frank" and Anna Catherine (Leahy) Callahan.Rose worked for the Real Silk Hosiery Mill and then at the US Army Finance Center. She was a longtime and dedicated member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church.She was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary...
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Patricia Ann Webb

July 29, 1931 - July 17, 2016

Patricia A. (Troutman) Webb born in 1931, passed away on July 17, 2016. She was a mother to 5 children, James Webb, Pamela Webb (Thayer), Joseph Webb, Julie Webb and John Webb. She is preceded in death by her husband, Hoye Webb and daughter Pamela Thayer. She leaves behind 4 children, 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Graveside services will be at Memorial Park Cemetery on Thursday,...
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Barbara Jo Barron

March 22, 1950 - July 15, 2016

Barbara Jo Barron66, of Indianapolis passed away on July 15, 2016. She was born March 22, 1950 in Indianapolis. She was a probation officer for Marion County retiring in 2014 after working for 26 years. She was a member of Eagles Lodge # 211. Barbara is survived by her mother Alice Robertson McWethy, husband Donald Barron, daughter Susan Jackson, sister Sandra (Kim) Foddrill, brother Randall ...
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Mary Kathleen Kiesel

May 18, 1929 - July 13, 2016

Mary Kathleen (Donahue) Kiesel 87, of Indianapolis, passed away July 13, 2016. She was born in Indianapolis, Indiana to Jeremiah and Rose (Eiser) Donahue on May 18, 1929.Mary is survived by her daughter, Monica Rose Kiesel; brother, Paul Patrick (Cecilia) Donahue; nieces Patricia Bennette, Darby Kathleen (Arthur) Durham, and Margaret Mary (Darren) Roland; and nephews Jeremiah Jeffrey Donahue and...
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Leland A. Whisman

January 19, 1937 - June 25, 2016

Leland A. Whisman,79, of Indianapolis passed away June 25, 2016. He was born in Indianapolis, IN on January 19, 1937 to the late Carroll and Mary Alice Whisman. Leland was a machinist with Hittle Machine & Tool for 45 years, retiring in 2006. He was an Army Veteran, a member of the American Legion Post #261, Beech Grove Masonic Lodge #694, a Master Mason, past Monarch of the Sahara Grotto...
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Michelle Crook

September 5, 1955 - June 20, 2016

Michelle Busald (Shelly) Crookpassed away from cancer on June 20, 2016. Preceding her in death were her parents Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. and Mary L. Busald and brother, David Allen Busald. Michelle is survived by her sisters, Karen A. (David) Schrock, Cheryl L. (Pete) Busald, and Mary L. (Roy) Tunby. Along with brothers, Raymond J Busald Jr., Kenneth J. (Jo) Busald, as well as many nieces,...
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Norma Jean Smith

April 29, 1928 - June 4, 2016

Norma Jean Robinson Smith, 88, of Indianapolis, died on June 4, 2016. She was born April 29, 1928 in Indianapolis. Norma Jean was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and La Sertoma Club where she was past president and past governor. She was a volunteer at Ronald McDonald House. Norma Jean is survived by her beloved husband of 67 years, Robert Smith, children Sandra Ellis, Patricia Horne...
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Valda J. Anderson Morell

December 28, 1921 - June 4, 2016

Valda J. Anderson Morell, 94, of Indianapolis, died June 4, 2016. She was born December 28 1921 in Masterton, New Zealand to George L. and Mon Ami Doris Tui Harris Hessell. She came to the United States in 1946. Then she married Bernard Anderson. She enjoyed crocheting, bingo, bowling, playing card, Wi. Valda is survived by her children Donna Wisthoff, Mark (Sam) Anderson, Judy (Marcus)...
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Jesse Stanton Mason

March 12, 1921 - June 1, 2016

Jesse "Red" Stanton Mason95 of Indianapolis passed away on June 1, 2016. He was born March 12, 1921 in Ohio County, Kentucky to Edwin and Georgia Pate Mason. He served in the U.S. Navy as a Master Chief on submarines for 30 years retiring in 1969, and then he was the supervisor for the State of Indiana Steam Plant for 15 years retiring in 1985. He was a life time member of V.F.W., American...
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