Obituaries

Mary Elizabeth (Riley) Baker

Mary Elizabeth (Riley) Baker

Mary Elizabeth (Riley) Baker , age 92, of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on October 2, 1921, in Vevay, Indiana, the daughter of the late, Frank & Maude (Scott) Riley. She was raised in Vevay, Indiana, where she was a 1939 graduate of Vevay High School & attended Indiana University. Mary was united in...

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Pearl Feller

May 5, 2014
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Pearl Feller

Pearl Feller, age 89, of Sunman Indiana, passed away Friday, May 2, 2014 at her residence. Born in Kentucky, she was a daughter to Robert and Stanley Hurst Reed.  Pearl married Cornelius O. Feller and he preceded her in death on May 26, 1999.  She was a homemaker most of her life, but also...

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Sally L. McKittrick

May 4, 2014
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Sally L. McKittrick

  Sally L. McKittrick 67 of Milan, passed away Saturday May 3, 2014 at Ripley Crossing in Milan. Sally was born Tuesday March 18, 1947 in Greensburg, IN the daughter of Alvin and Ruth (McLafferty) Heller. She married Philip McKittrick April 1, 1967 who survives. Sally drove #15 school bus for Milan School for...

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Robert Paul Garrett

May 4, 2014
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Robert Paul Garrett, 73, of Patriot, IN passed away Friday, May 2, 2014 at his residence. He is survived by  his wife, Doris Garrett, by a son, Robert Paul Garrett, Jr., by daughters, Marsha Susshine, Lisa Brown & Michele Durham, by a brother, Carl Edward Garrett, by sisters, Juanita Prather, Janet Hooper & Marlene Lewis...

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Harry (Henry) R. Messerschmidt

May 4, 2014
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Harry (Henry) R. Messerschmidt

Harry (Henry) R. Messerschmidt, age 81, of St. Peters, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 at St. Andrews Health Campus in Batesville. Born on June 15, 1932 in St. Peters, he was the son of William and Helen Cutter Messerschmidt. Harry served his country during the Korean War as part of the United States...

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Marie C. Meyer

May 3, 2014
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Marie C. Meyer

Marie C. Meyer, age 88 of St. Mary’s, died Friday, May 2, 2014, at St. Andrew’s Health Campus in Batesville.  Born March 8, 1926 in Oldenburg, Indiana, she is the daughter of Mary (Nee:  Werner) and Frank Hartman.  She married Victor J. Meyer November 12, 1947 at Holy Family Church in Oldenburg and he...

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Sr. Rita Howard

May 2, 2014
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Sr. Rita Howard

Sr. Rita Howard, age 88, died Wednesday, April 30, at the infirmary of the Sisters of St. Francis in Oldenburg. She was born in Washington, IN, and lived there until she earned her nursing degree at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Indianapolis. In December of 1947 she became a member of the Carmelite Sisters on Coldspring...

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Mark Wm. Ashcraft, 63

May 2, 2014
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Mark Wm. Ashcraft, 63

Mark Wm. Ashcraft, age 63, of Osgood, Indiana, entered this life on July 7, 1950 in Friendship, Indiana. He was the son of the late Estel Henry and Inez Ilene Smith Ashcraft. Mark had been a self-employed drywaller and plasterer. Mark died at home with family on Thursday, May 1, 2014. SURVIVORS: Sons: Mark...

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Thomas Augustine Herring

May 2, 2014
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Thomas Augustine Herring

Thomas Augustine Herring, age 19, of Sunman, Indiana passed away April 30, 2014. He was born on April 2, 1995 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Grant and Rose Rolfes Herring. Thomas was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church. He enjoyed hiking, camping, acting, film and map making, and family time. He also had a...

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Kevin Dale “Bake” Baker

May 1, 2014
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Kevin Dale “Bake” Baker, 56, of Rising Sun, IN passed away April 29, 2014 at the Dearborn County Hospital, Lawrenceburg, IN. Kevin is survived by his wife, Phyllis Baker, by daughter, Devin Elza , by son Billy Elza, and by a sister, Kathy Harris and by grandchildren; Dakota Turner, Lexus Elza, Kendra Elza, & Isac...

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Mock Turtle Soup Sale @ St. Louis School Activity Center
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