Obituaries

Mrs. Grace Elizabeth “Libby” (Beatty) Swango

Mrs. Grace Elizabeth “Libby” (Beatty) Swango, age 81, of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on August 1, 1933, in Switzerland County, Indiana, the daughter of the late, Everett & Bessie (Coy) Beatty. She was raised in Florence, Indiana and was a 1951 graduate of Vevay High School. Libby was united in marriage on July...

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Maurice Lloyd Miller

December 15, 2014
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Maurice Lloyd Miller

Maurice Lloyd Miller Jr., age 52 of Bloomington, IN and formerly of Batesville, IN, passed away on Monday, December 15, 2014 at IU Health Center in Bloomington. The son of Maurice Sr. and Velma (Meadows) Miller was born on November 6, 1962 in Batesville, IN. The 1981 Batesville High School graduate was a very...

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Christina Sutton

December 15, 2014
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Christina Day Sutton, 45, of Osgood passed away Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the Margaret Mary Community Hospital in Batesville. She was born in Lawrenceburg on January 27, 1969 the daughter of Tom and Lorine Holliday Day. She was married to Timothy Sutton on November 1, 1997 and he survives. Other survivors include her...

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Jamie Stratton

December 15, 2014
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Jamie Stratton, 61, of Lafayette passed away Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at the IU Arnett Hospital in Lafayette. She was born at Batesville on October 5, 1953 the daughter of James and Jeraldine Jahnigen Humphrey. She was married to Sam Stratton on May 31, 1975 and he survives. Other survivors include her mother Jeraldine...

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Shane Eric Johnson

December 15, 2014
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Shane Eric Johnson

Shane Eric Johnson, 45, of Ft. Mitchell, KY, passed away Friday, December 12, 2014. He was born Thursday, October 9, 1969 in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, Son of Robert Elmer Johnson and the late Carolyn Louis Cook Johnson. Shane worked as an Electrician. He was a Bronco fan, and he enjoyed sports, especially golf and boating....

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Howard F. Girkin

December 15, 2014
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Howard Frederick Girkin, 77, of West Chester, OH, passed away Friday, December 12, 2014 at Chesterwood Village. Howard was born in Ohio County, IN on July 17,1937, a son of the late Hazel (Lewis) and Oliver Girkin. Graveside services will be at 11 AM, Wednesday, December 17 at the Rising Sun New Cemetery in Rising...

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Bettejane Balsly

December 15, 2014
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Bettejane Balsly

Bettejane Balsly, 91, of Lawrenceburg, IN, passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Holton, IN. She was born Monday, October 29, 1923 in Cincinnati, Ohio, Daughter of the late Harry Balsly and the late Margaret Brulard Balsly. Bettejane was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, S. E. Indiana Art Guild and Saylor Park...

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Harris “Tom” Hill

December 15, 2014
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Harris “Tom” Hill

Harris “Tom” Hill, 88, of Cincinnati, OH, formerly of Weisburg, IN, passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014.   Tom was born on May 1, 1926 in Weisburg, IN to Harris and Irene Nedderman Hill. In 1944, at 18 years old, Tom enlisted in the US Army.   Off the shore of Australia the ship he was...

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Marjorie N. Smith, age 87

December 15, 2014
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Marjorie N. Smith, age 87

Marjorie N. Smith, age 87, of Brookville, Indiana died Friday, December 12, 2014 at St. Frances Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. Born August 30, 1927 in Brookville, Indiana she was the daughter of the late Charles & Laura (Mason) Wolf. On May 6, 1947 she was united in marriage to Irvin Paul Smith, and he...

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Janine Frances Fluegeman

December 13, 2014
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Janine Frances Fluegeman

Janine Frances Fluegeman, age 48 of Milan, IN passed away on Friday, December 12, 2014 at home. The daughter of Gilbert and Clara ‘Inge’ (Schoene) Fluegeman was born on March 10, 1966 in Cincinnati, OH. Janine dearly loved her family, they meant so much to her. She was a member of St. Charles Catholic...

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