Obituaries

Aurelia “Ree” Merrell, age 91

October 31, 2014
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Aurelia “Ree” Merrell, age 91

Aurelia S. “Ree” Merrell, age 91, of Ft. Thomas, Kentucky and a former longtime resident of Brookville, Indiana, died Thursday, October 30, 2014 at Carmel Manor in Ft. Thomas. Born February 22, 1923 in Brookville, she was the daughter of the late Clarence & Loretta (Hamann) Senefeld. She remained a lifelong resident of Brookville...

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Mr. Arthur Russell Holdcroft

Mr. Arthur Russell Holdcroft, age 97, of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on February 22, 1917, in Knox County, Illinois, the son of the late, John G. & Chloe Ethel (Church) Holdcroft. He was raised in Knox County, Illinois & later moved to Switzerland County, Indiana, at the age of 9, where he was...

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Gaynell Campbell

October 30, 2014
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Gaynell Campbell, age 85, of Harrison, Ohio, passed away Thursday, October 30, 2014 at Shawneespring of Harrison.  Born February 2, 1929 in Grundy, Virginia she was the daughter of Garland and Clara May Blankenship Deel. Gaynell married Harry Campbell in 1948 in Lawrenceburg and he preceded her in death in 1984. They owned and...

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Mrs. Cleta M. (Ford) Markland

Mrs. Cleta M. (Ford) Markland

Mrs. Cleta M. (Ford) Markland, age 89, of Shelbyville, Indiana, formerly of East Enterprise, Indiana, entered this life on April 19, 1925, on Bethel Ridge in Switzerland County, Indiana, the loving daughter of the late, Dilver Eastman & Bessie Ann (Bennett) Ford. She was raised in Switzerland County, Indiana & was a 1943 graduate...

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Trent Allen Myers

October 27, 2014
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Trent Allen Myers, 13, of Rising Sun, IN passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014 at Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati, OH. Trent is survived by his parents, Travis and Kristina (Largent) Myers, by a sister, Morgan Dicken, by  great grandparents, Sarah Keith, Dorothy Kitchell and JD & Donna Largent, by grandparents, Rita Myers, Steve Myers, Lauri...

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Lloyd “Rabbit” Probst

October 27, 2014
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Lloyd “Rabbit” Probst

Lloyd J. “Rabbit” Probst, 67, of Dillsboro, Indiana, passed away Monday, October 27, 2014. He was born Tuesday, December 24, 1946 in Milan, Indiana, Son of the late Lloyd Probst Sr. and Jessie Trotto Probst. Lloyd served his Country as a member of the United States Air Force. He worked in Shipping & Receiving...

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Mary Alice Bowman

October 26, 2014
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Mary Alice Bowman, 90, of Rising Sun, IN passed away Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Ripley Crossing, Milan IN. Mary is survived by sons, Robert (Charlene) Bowman, David (Connie) Bowman, by a sister, Norma Jena Ayler,  by daughter-in-law, Janet Bowman, by sister-in-law, Margie Adams, by seven grandchildren and by five great grandchildren. Funeral services...

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Julie A. Eckstein

October 25, 2014
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Julie A. Eckstein

Julie A. Eckstein, age 43 of Batesville, died Friday, October 24, 2014 at Margaret Mary Health. Born January 10, 1971 in Greensburg, she is the daughter of Lucille (Nee: Schwering) and Charles Simon. She married Mark Eckstein October 7, 1995 at St. Maurice Church in Napoleon and he preceded her in death May 13,...

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Ralph E. Beal

October 25, 2014
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Ralph E. Beal, age 87, of Sunman, passed away Friday, October 24, 2014 at his residence.  Born June 1, 1927, in Okeana, Ohio, he was the son of William and Maude Hicks Beal. Ralph was a World War II veteran with the United States Navy, serving in Guam as a CB building runways. On...

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Elsie Connelly, 100

October 24, 2014
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Elsie Connelly, 100

  Elsie Connelly, 100, of Holton passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at the Silver Oaks Health Campus in Columbus. She was born in the Marble Corner Community southwest of New Marion in what is now the Jefferson Proving Ground on March 1, 1914 the daughter of Benjamin F. and Glenora Adam Dilk. She...

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