Obituaries

Laverne Shanks

October 22, 2014
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Laverne Shanks

Laverne Shanks, 100 of Milan passed away Wednesday October 22, 2014 at Ripley Crossing in Milan. Laverne was born Tuesday September 8, 1914 in Osgood, IN; the daughter of Morton and Annabel (Folsom) Caplinger. She married James F. Shanks October 8, 1938 and he preceded her in death October 28, 2002. Laverne was a...

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Walter E. Kieffer

October 22, 2014
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Walter E. Kieffer

Walter E. Kieffer, 86 of Versailles passed away Wednesday October 22, 2014 at Ripley Crossing at Milan. Walter was born Sunday October 30, 1927 in New Marion the son of John and Margaret (Kieffer) Kieffer. He married June Hamblin Kieffer who survives. Walter served his country in the Army during the occupation of Japan...

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Bernice Loretta (Lamping) Menkedick, 76

October 22, 2014
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Bernice Loretta (Lamping) Menkedick, 76

On October 21, 2014 Bernice Loretta (Lamping) Menkedick passed away with loved ones by her side. She was born in Hamburg, IN on May 13, 1938 to Harry & Agnes Lamping. She married Harold Menkedick on November 27, 1958 in Hamburg, IN. She graduated from Batesville High School in 1956. She was a homemaker...

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Teina Maria (Felts) Garvey

Teina Maria (Felts) Garvey

Teina Maria (Felts) Garvey, age 44, of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on March 21, 1970, in Fort Thomas, Kentucky, the daughter of the late, Clyde Ray & Leona Irene “Sissy” (Godsey) Felts. She was raised in Big Bone, Kentucky where she attended Conner High School. Teina was employed in Housekeeping at the Rising...

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Allen W. Probst

October 21, 2014
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Allen W. Probst

Allen Wayne Probst, 76, of Aurora, Indiana passed away Monday, October 20th at Dearborn County Hospital. He was born on the family farm in Wilmington, Indiana on Wednesday, April 13, 1938, son of the late Orval Probst and the late Freda Andrews Probst. Allen served his Country as a member of the United States...

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Estel L. Thies

October 21, 2014
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Estel L. Thies

Estel L. Thies, age 77 of Batesville, died Monday, October 20, 2014 at Margaret Mary Health. Born March 9, 1937 in Batesville, he is the son of Elsie (Nee: Drake) and Ivan Thies. He married Patricia Huser June 20, 1959 at St. Louis Church. Estel served in the Air Force Reserves and was called...

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Susan Diana O’Farrell

October 20, 2014
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Susan Diana O’Farrell

  Susan Diana O’Farrell, age 60, of Sunman died Friday, October 17, 2014 at her residence. Born on November 30, 1953 in Williamson, West Virginia, she was the daughter of Thomas Clayton Ray and Elizabeth V. Varney. She had been an account clerk in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Those surviving who will cherish Susan’s memory...

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Henry Groves

October 20, 2014
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Henry H. Groves, 74, of Dabney passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Arbor Grove Village in Greensburg. He was born at Covington, Kentucky on December 25, 1939 the son of Gilford and Marguerite Green Groves. He was married to Judy Collins on July 22, 1961 and she preceded him in death on April...

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Alice L. Fraley James

October 19, 2014
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Alice L. Fraley James

Alice L. Fraley James, 81, of Lawrenceburg, IN, passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014 in Lawrenceburg, In. She was born Saturday, December 24, 1932 in Dayton, Kentucky, Daughter of the late John Lloyd and the late Mabel Price Lloyd She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, Cold Spring, KY. Alice enjoyed reading her...

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John Wesley Cantrell

October 19, 2014
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John Wesley Cantrell, 61, of Dillsboro, IN (formerly of Ohio County), passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Waters of Dillsboro. John is survived by his companion of twenty years, Tammie Counts, by daughters, Tina Cantrell and Shyla Cantrell, by a son, James Cantrell and by five grandchildren. Funeral services will be 7...

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