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Billie Marilyn Heman

October 16, 1926 - March 29, 2021

Billie Marilyn (Cluggish) Heman, 94, of Pendleton passed away March 29, 2021. She was born October 16, 1926 in New Castle, Indiana and was an Indianapolis resident most of her life before moving to Pendleton. Billie was a homemaker and a 1945 graduate of Shortridge High School, Indianapolis. Survivors include children, Connie (Jerry) Brinson, Sally (Hal) Bramley, Jan (Dottie) Heman and Robert...
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Michael James Hart

September 10, 1943 - March 29, 2021

Michael James Hart, 77, of Pendleton, passed away at his home on March 29, 2021. He was born September 10, 1943 in Elizabeth City County, Virginia and was an Anderson resident for most of his life until moving to Pendleton in the 1990's. Mike retired as a Firefighter from the Anderson Fire Department in 1986 following 20 years of service. He was a longtime business partner with his brother,...
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Otis Louis "Lou" Lupton

August 22, 1951 - February 25, 2021

Otis Louis "Lou" Lupton, 69, of Pendleton and former Evansville resident passed away February 25, 2021. He was born August 22, 1951 in Evansville Indiana to Otis L. and Alice (James) Lupton. Lou was a 1969 graduate of F.J. Reitz High School in Evansville and graduated with a bachelor's degree in 1973 from Purdue University. He was an industrial engineer of over 20 years and owned and operated...
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Nancy Lee Chase

August 27, 1934 - February 24, 2021

Nancy Lee Chase, 86, of Allen Park, Michigan and former Pendleton resident gained her wings on February 24, 2021. Nancy was born August 27, 1934 in Greenfield, Indiana. She retired from Conrail Police Department in 1999. She moved to Michigan in 2016. She was the heart of the family. Loving Mother of Melanie (Steve) Clark, Susan (Brian) Robison, Chip Chase. Dear sister of Butch (Sharon)...
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Jacob Alan Griffard

March 10, 1998 - February 20, 2021

Jacob Alan Griffard, 22, of Pendleton passed away on February 20, 2021. He was born on March 10, 1998 in Indianapolis to Greg and Laura (Wigent) Griffard. Jacob was a senior at Ball State University, majoring in History with a minor in Entrepreneurship. He enjoyed playing and writing music, camping, hunting, traveling and creative writing. He was a loving son and brother who cherished spending...
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Ronald Ray Jones

February 6, 2021

Ronald R. Jones, 71, passed away surrounded by family on February 6, 2021. He was the husband of Gloria (Adams) Jones. They shared 49 years of marriage. Raised in Greenfield, Indiana, he was the son of Robert Jones and Doris (Edwards) Jones. He graduated from Greenfield High School in 1968 before earning his associate's degree in Auto Mechanics from Vincennes University in 1970. Upon leaving...
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Michelle Canada

March 2, 1968 - January 31, 2021

Michelle (Dean) Canada passed from our arms into the arms of her Heavenly Father Sunday evening, the 31st. She had been given 52 years. Michelle was the child who talked too much in class; the teenager who would 'surf' on the hood of a car; the beautiful young woman who loved to dance; and the fierce advocate and aid for both her own children, as well as little ones around the world. She...
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James Earl DeShong

August 25, 1931 - January 30, 2021

James E. DeShong, 89, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, great-great grandfather, Man of God passed away January 30, 2021 at his home. Jim lived his whole life in Pendleton, Indiana. He graduated from Pendleton H.S. in 1949. After one year at Purdue, he returned home to begin a dairy farm. Jim married to the love of his life Gwen McNutt in 1952. They ran the farm...
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Bonnie Belle Mann

April 9, 1928 - January 27, 2021

Bonnie Belle (Garrison) Mann, 92, of Pendleton passed away January 27, 2021 at her home. She was born April 9, 1928 in Indianapolis and was a Pendleton resident most of her life. Bonnie was a homemaker. She was a member of Double Friendship Home Economics Club. She loved to do arts and crafts and was an oil and acrylic paint artist. Bonnie enjoyed crocheting blankets, cooking and baking. ...
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Dorothy Louise Humphrey

January 25, 1931 - January 1, 2021

Dorothy Louise (Stokes) Humphrey, 89, of Pendleton passed away on January 1, 2021 at Millers Merry Manor in Chesterfield. Dorothy was born on January 25, 1931 in Fair Oaks, Arkansas to Henry and Lennie (Ross) Stokes. On December 24, 1949 she married her husband Floyd W. Humphrey, and they began their family. Dorothy was a member of the Rolfe Assembly of God in Fair Oaks, Arkansas. She retired...
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Marsha Sue Goodrick

March 16, 1951 - December 29, 2020

Marsha Sue Goodrick, 69, of Pendleton passed away on December 29, 2020 at St. Vincent Ascension Health in Anderson. Marsha was born on March 16, 1951 in Markleville, IN to Arthur and Mary Ellen (Early) Barney. She was a graduate of Markleville High School. Currently, Marsha worked at House of Service in Pendleton, she had previously worked for Sallie Mae and had been a dispatcher for the City...
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Jessie Ellen Ridgway

December 22, 1922 - December 28, 2020

Jessie Ellen Ridgway of Pendleton, Indiana, eldest daughter of Homer and Bessie (Crist) Filbrun, was born December 22, 1922 in Westphalia, Kansas. From the presence of a loving family, she passed peacefully to Eternal Life on December 28, 2020 at the age of 98 years. Mother was a loving wife and homemaker. She answered the call of her Saviour and was baptized into the Old German Baptist...
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Joanna Mae Somers

July 18, 1934 - December 22, 2020

PENDLETON- Joanna Mae Somers, 86, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, December 22, 2020. Joanna was born on July 18, 1934 in Pendleton and was a lifelong resident. She retired from the Lawrence Township Community Schools as a guidance counselor. Joanna was a Christian as well as a beloved friend and mentor to many. As someone who loved flowers and was an avid gardener, she enjoyed...
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Gene Lanham Markle

February 9, 1927 - December 18, 2020

PENDLETON- Gene Lanham Markle, 93, lived a very good life, strong as a horse and with a handshake that could bring tears to your eyes. He died at home on Friday, December 18, 2020 with his wife, Isabella Markle nearby. Gene was born in Anderson, Indiana on February 9, 1927 to Commadore and Helen Markle of Markleville. He married his high school sweetheart Jean Rogers in August 1949 and they...
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James Keith Reeves

March 15, 1944 - December 16, 2020

James Keith Reeves, 76, of Pendleton passed away on Wednesday December 16, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital Anderson. James was born on March 15, 1944 in Anderson to James Albert Reeves and Lois E. (Rushton) Campbell. He was a graduate of Anderson High School and worked for Nicholson File and Guide Lamp. James was a member of the Church of Christ, and he loved fishing and playing euchre. James...
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Thomas Wayne House

September 13, 1959 - December 7, 2020

Thomas Wayne House, 61, passed away in Grand Rapids, Michigan on December 7, 2020 following a brief illness. He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana to Haines and Phyllis (Campfield) House. Tom graduated from Pendleton Heights High School in 1978 and attended Purdue University. In 1982 he moved to Michigan where he worked for GM Hydra-Matic and raised his family. Tom is survived by his children,...
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Gerard Edward Olson

March 1, 1948 - December 6, 2020

Gerard Edward Olson Family and friends are invited to attend visitation and funeral services for Gerard Edward Olson, aka Jerry, who died on Sunday, December 6, 2020 in Goldsboro, North Carolina. Services will be held at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service and Crematory, Lahm Chapel in Pendleton, Indiana. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. and the service will begin at 3:00 p.m. on...
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Clarence Allen Eacret

April 25, 1940 - December 2, 2020

Clarence Allen Eacret, 80, of Pendleton, passed away on December 2, 2020 at his residence. He was born on April 25,1940 in Pendleton to the late Clarence and Rebecca (Mercer) Eacret. Clarence served his country in the U.S. Navy. He retired from Carrier Corporation after 30 years of service. He was the very definition of a family man. His family was his whole world. He often worked two jobs...
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Colton David Creel

April 15, 1996 - November 29, 2020

Colton David Creel, 24, of Anderson passed away on November 29, 2020 at his home. Colton was born on April 15, 1996 in Indianapolis to Stephen Creel and Holly (Newkirk) Tate. He was a 2014 graduate of Pendleton Heights High School, and then earned his degree from International Business College. Colton was a Graphic Designer for Gannett Mass Media in Indianapolis. He was a lover of music and...
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Robert William Begley, M.D.

July 11, 1936 - November 27, 2020

Robert William Begley, M.D., a long-time resident and pillar of the town of Pendleton, Indiana, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 27, 2020, surrounded by members of his loving family. He was born into humble circumstances in Indianapolis on July 11, 1936. As a child, he delivered newspapers to afford favorite activities, such as trolley rides downtown and the State Fair. Bob worked...
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Susan York

July 14, 1939 - November 26, 2020

Susan House York, 81, of Anderson passed away Thursday morning, the 26th of November at Rawlins House in Pendleton after a long and valiant struggle with acute cardiac and pulmonary conditions. Susan was born on July 14, 1939 to Marthabelle Goff House and Wilbur Raymond House of Pendleton. She was the first of three children along with Ellen Elaine and Jefferson Perry. She attended local...
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Judy Ellen Bond

August 26, 1941 - November 16, 2020

Judy Ellen (McCoy) Bond, 79, of Pendleton, passed away Nov. 16, 2020 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital. She was born Aug. 26, 1941 in Anderson and was a Pendleton resident for most of her life. Judy was a wife and homemaker as well as a long time employee of the Madison County Clerk's office where she retired. She was a 1959 graduate of Pendleton High School and a member of...
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Eugene R. Ahlefeld

March 12, 1939 - November 12, 2020

Eugene R. Ahlefeld, 81, of Pendleton, Indiana and former Indianapolis resident, passed away on November 12, 2020. Additonal obituary and Celebration of LIfe Service information is pending and will be posted at a later time.
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Robert Joseph "Bob" Ruff

December 10, 1946 - October 22, 2020

Robert "Bob" Ruff, 73, of Pendleton, passed away Thursday, October 22, 2020. He was born December 10, 1946 in Union City, Indiana and was a Pendleton resident most of his life. Bob was a 1965 graduate of Pendleton High School and received an Associates degree from Vincennes University in mortuary science. He was a US Navy veteran during the Vietnam War. Bob was a member of Huntsville Good...
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Carol Ann McKenney

September 6, 1935 - October 7, 2020

Carol Ann McKenney, 85, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2020, after a long battle with Covid-19. She was born September 6, 1935 in Boggstown to the late James & Edith (McBurnett) Shaw. Carol worked for over 25 years as a legal secretary. She loved sewing, tending to her flowers, and baking. However, her favorite pastime was being with her family and caring for her grandchildren and...
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Vivian E. Barnhart

February 19, 1929 - October 3, 2020

Vivian Barnhart, 91, of Pendleton, was surrounded by her daughters as she went to her Heavenly home October 3, 2020. Vivian married the love of her life on May 18, 1984. She was married to John "Bud" Barnhart for 30 years until his passing on May 11, 2014. Their lives were filled with love. Together they enjoyed traveling the United States in their RV, collecting and dealing in antiques, and...
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John Scott Bowers

October 17, 1953 - September 26, 2020

PENDLETON- John Scott Bowers, 66, passed away September 26, 2020 at Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born in Muncie, Indiana on October 17, 1953 and was a 1969 graduate of Cowan High School. Scott retired from the United States Air Force with the rank of Technical sergeant following 20 years of service. His specialty was Combat Arms Training and Maintenance Craftsman. Following...
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Linda Kay Jones

November 22, 1940 - September 24, 2020

PENDLETON- Linda Kay (Shrake) Jones, 79, passed away, September 24, 2020 at her home. She was born on November 22, 1940 in Anderson, Indiana and was a longtime Frankton and Alexandria resident. Linda and her late husband, owned and operated a dairy farm for 30 years. She was a 1958 graduate of Alexandria-Monroe High School and was a past member of Frankton Christian Church. Linda loved...
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Elgin Royce "Tennessee" Hinson

January 26, 1944 - September 16, 2020

Elgin Royce Hinson, 76, of Pendleton, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at Rawlins House, Pendleton, Indiana. He was January 26, 1944, in Monterey, Tennessee, to Arie E. and Edna B. McCowan Hinson. Elgin served in the United States Navy from 1964 to 1968. He worked at Pendleton Correctional Facility (Indiana Reformatory) for 31 years, retiring in 2001. Elgin worked for...
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Joanie Renea Fowler

March 24, 1969 - September 9, 2020

Joanie Renae Fowler, 51, of Pendleton, passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020. She was born March 24, 1969, in Anderson. Joanie is survived by her husband, Chuck Fowler; children, Madison & Evan; mother & step-father, Sharon (Best) & Phil Bogan; father, James R. Hamilton; sisters & brothers-in-law, Rhonda & Ron Mills, and Chrissy & Pete Brown; father & mother-in-law, Art & Anna Fowler;...
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Wallace Marcum

August 22, 1942 - September 8, 2020

Wallace Marcum, 78, Pendleton, passed away on September 8, 2020 at Rawlins House in Pendleton. He was born in Inez, Kentucky on August 22, 1942 to the late John and Flora (Short) Marcum. Wallace had worked for Grenell Plastics. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved all of his grandson and all of his great grandchildren and enjoyed watching old westerns. He is survived by his wife,...
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Michael A. "Mike" Veerkamp

May 4, 1950 - August 23, 2020

Michael A. "Mike" Veerkamp, 70, of Greenfield, passed away August 23, 2020 at his residence. He was born May 4, 1950 in Cincinnati, Ohio and was a Greenfield resident since September of 2018. He was a former resident of Newhall, Iowa and Indianapolis. Mike retired from Micro-Poise following 26 years of service. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Mike loved cooking and fishing. He...
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Sherry O. McCrocklin

July 7, 1933 - August 19, 2020

Sherry O. McCrocklin, 87, of Pendleton, Indiana passed away August 19, 2020 at Rawlins House in Pendleton with both of her sons at her side. She was born July 7, 1933 in Pendleton and was a lifelong resident. Sherry retired from Delco Remy in Anderson after 29 ½ years of service. She was a 1951 graduate of Pendleton High School and was a member of Markleville North Christian Church. Sherry...
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Dayton Highers

February 11, 1943 - August 16, 2020

Dayton Highers, 77, of Pendleton, passed away on August 16, 2020 at Ascension St. Vincent Anderson with his wife by his side. He was born on February 11, 1943 in Norene, Tennessee to the late Claude and Daisey (Hall) Highers. Dayton retired from Firestone Industrial Products as a Mold Mechanic after 37 years of service. He was a member of the Local 135 URW Steel Association, Fall Creek Gun...
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James (Jim) Ellis

July 8, 1950 - August 8, 2020

James (Jim) Ellis passed away on Saturday August 8th at the age of 70. Beloved husband of Donna Ellis whom he married, December 19, 1970; cherished son of the late Paul Ellis and Virginia Ellis; devoted brother of the late Dale (Judy) Ellis; Steve (Sherre') Ellis; Cheri (Larry) Stockton; proud father of Shawn Ellis; Angela (Mark) Seitz; loving grandfather of Jayden Ellis, Jakolb Ellis, Ryan Seitz...
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Bonnie L. Crull

June 9, 1929 - August 4, 2020

PENDLETON- Bonnie L Crull, 91, of Pendleton, went home to be with the Lord on August 4, 2020. She was born June 9, 1929 in Anderson and was a lifelong Pendleton resident. She was a 1947 graduate of Pendleton High School. Bonnie retired from the cafeteria at Pendleton Elementary School following over 20 years of service, previously she had worked at Delco Remy in Anderson. She was a longtime...
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Alyssa Michele Elliott

February 6, 1985 - July 31, 2020

Alyssa Michele Elliott, 35, of Pendleton, passed away July 31, 2020, at Riverview Hospital, Noblesville, Alyssa was born February 6, 1985, in Muncie, to Steve and Tracy (Gourley) Elliott. She graduated from Pendleton Heights High School in 2003. She was an amazing mother to her daughter Zailyn. She loved spending time with her family, playing card games, board games, watching her daughter play...
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Jack E. Jourdan

September 2, 1953 - July 30, 2020

MARKLEVILLE- It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Jack E. Jourdan, 66, of Markleville, Indiana and former Evansville resident. Jack passed away peacefully straight into the arms of Jesus at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis on July 30, 2020. He was born September 2, 1953 in Evansville, Indiana and was a Markleville resident since November of 2019. Jack was a hard...
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Donald Eugene "Gene" Crosley

August 5, 1930 - July 26, 2020

FISHERS- Donald Eugene "Gene" Crosley, 89, of Fishers – beloved husband, father, brother, grandpa, friend and coach -- passed away at the St. Vincent Heart Center on July 26, 2020. He was born August 5, 1930 in Pendleton to Frederick Dale and Helen Rae (McKinney) Crosley. He was a 1948 graduate of Pendleton High School where he was a member of the 1947 Pendleton basketball team, along with...
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Benjamin K. Black

August 5, 1975 - July 21, 2020

Benjamin K. Black, 44, of Pendleton, passed away at St. Vincent Anderson Hospital on July 21, 2020. He was born August 5, 1975 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Ben was a talented musician, chef, and had a smile that would light up a room. He was a skilled handyman which led him to start his own general contracting business (Ben Black LLC). He leaves behind his children Caleb Black and Maya Black;...
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Robert Eugene Williams

July 27, 1931 - July 12, 2020

Robert Eugene Williams, 88, of Pendleton, passed away on July 12, 2020. He was born in Muncie, Indiana on July 27, 1931, to Henry E. and Vera Viola (Campbell) Williams. He graduated from Anderson High School in 1949 and attended General Motors Institute. He married Patricia L. (Stoner) Williams on July 15, 1951, at First Presbyterian Church in Anderson. He was a US Army veteran and retired from...
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Alvin Rex Mercer

November 13, 1937 - June 10, 2020

Alvin Rex Mercer, 82, of Pendleton, passed away on June 10, 2020 at Community Hospital Anderson. He was born in Pendleton on November 13, 1937 to J. David and Precious Jewel (McDaniel) Mercer and lived here his entire life. He was a member of the Pendleton High School Class of 1955 and graduated from the General Motors Apprentice School. On October 10, 1959, he married the former Barbara Jean...
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Garet Frederick Gaskill

January 2, 2001 - June 5, 2020

PENDLETON- Garet Frederick Gaskill,19, of Pendleton passed away June 5, 2020 at his home. He was born January 2, 2001 in Indianapolis and was a lifelong Pendleton resident. Garet was a 2019 graduate of Pendleton Heights High School and completed his freshman year at Indiana University- Purdue University Indianapolis. He was a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity. He was a member of St....
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Ronald W. "Ron" Slaughter

March 24, 1950 - June 3, 2020

PENDLETON- Ronald W. "Ron" Slaughter, 70, of Pendleton passed away June 3, 2020 at his residence after an extended battle with Parkinson's. He was born March 24, 1950 in Mitchell, Indiana and was a Pendleton resident since 1977. Ron retired from General Motors Guide Corporation as an engineer in 2000 following 30 years of service. He was a 1967 graduate of Mitchell High School and received...
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Joseph Luke Shirley

March 14, 1975 - May 29, 2020

With profound sadness we announce the passing of Joseph Luke Shirley, 45, of Pendleton; on May 29, 2020. Luke passed away peacefully in Denver, Colorado. The way he died is just like he lived: he wrote his own rules, he fought authority, he paved his own way, and was always on "Luke Time". Luke knew no boundaries. He was paralyzed in 1995, but that truly is where his life began. He received...
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Janet L. Absher

February 1, 1935 - May 26, 2020

Janet L. (Smith) Absher died from natural causes on May 26, 2020, in Conroe, Texas. She was born February 1, 1935 in Anderson, Indiana, the daughter of Lawrence E. and Nelle (Cumins) Smith. Janet was a 1953 graduate of Pendleton High School and lived most of her life in Pendleton. She graduated from Anderson College in 1972 with a BS in Elementary Education and received her master's from Ball...
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Forrest "Woody" Judd, Jr.

October 18, 1952 - May 25, 2020

Forrest "Woody" Judd, Jr., 67 of Pendleton passed away at his home on May 25, 2020. He was born October 18, 1952 in Indianapolis, Indiana and was a Pendleton resident since 2006. Woody retired from residential construction as a framer after 35 years. He was a 1970 graduate of Northwest High School, Indianapolis and was a US Navy veteran. Woody loved to go fishing. Survivors include his wife,...
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John Robert Saucerman

December 18, 1932 - May 13, 2020

John Robert Saucerman, 87, of Pendleton, Indiana died May 13, 2020 at his home. John was born December 18, 1932 in Edwardsport, Indiana to Richard and Eulala Saucerman. He married Barbara L. Wininger on June 17, 1950. He is survived by his children, Debra (Lewis) Farley, Dianne (Danny) Armstrong, Darla (Michael) Godby, and Donetta (Jack) House, as well as six grandchildren and six great...
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Valeree A. Bibler

July 18, 1967 - May 11, 2020

Valeree Ann (Hanson) Bibler, 52, of Pendleton, passed away May 11, 2020. She was born July 18, 1967 in Jacksonville, North Carolina and was a Pendleton resident since 2001. Valeree received her bachelor's degree from Colorado University and was employed as a Business Support Senior Associate with Capital Group in Carmel, Indiana. She loved walking on ocean beaches, collecting seashells, reading...
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Terry Lee Auker

September 6, 1941 - May 7, 2020

Terry Lee Auker, 78, of Pendleton, passed away after an extended illness on May 7, 2020 at Providence of Anderson. He was born on September 6, 1941 in Altoona, Pennsylvania to the late Albert and Viola Auker. Terry graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from Grace College and a Masters from St. Francis College. He received his Principalship Certification from Purdue. Terry served as a...
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Stephen T. West

March 30, 1967 - May 5, 2020

Stephen "Steve" T. West, 53, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2020. He was born March 30, 1967 in Indianapolis to the late, Theodore "Ted" & Judith "Judy" (Burchette) West, II. Steve was a barber having started his career with his father at Ayr-way Target Barbershop and ending it at Vintage Barbershop. He enjoyed fishing, watching College football, but more than anything he loved spending time...
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Alice Louise Trout

January 19, 1939 - April 29, 2020

Our mother, Alice Louise Trout, passed away on April 29, 2020 due to complications from COVID-19. Born on January 19, 1939, the third child to Kenneth and Mary Lukens. Mom developed her love for music at an early age, singing, playing piano, and playing flute in the Pendleton Heights Band. Mom married our father, Richard Lynn Trout, in 1959 and had two children, Julie and Jim. Mom's devotion...
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Betty L. Beckner

February 27, 1934 - April 23, 2020

Betty L. Beckner, 86, of Ingalls passed away April 23, 2020 at her residence in Ingalls, surrounded by her loved ones. She was born February 27, 1934 in Woodbury, Indiana. Betty was a homemaker but also worked at Ingalls Elementary school, RCA in production, and at the cafeteria at Western Electric. She loved arts and crafts and was exceptionally good at sewing and ceramics. Betty is...
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Lori M. Sigler

January 12, 1972 - April 22, 2020

Lori Michaele Sigler, 48, passed away April 22, 2020 at her residence. She was born on January 12, 1972 in Anderson to James and Denise (Moon) Sigler. Lori worked in Administration for Midwest Eye Institute for many years. She enjoyed reading, watching her kids play sports, hanging out with friends and going to the beach. She is survived by her children, Paris (Grant) Dulworth of Anderson,...
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David J. Davenport

December 8, 1928 - April 18, 2020

David J. Davenport, 91, Muncie, passed away on April 18, 2020 at IU Ball Memorial Hospital. He was born in Woodbury, Tennessee on December 8, 1928 to the late Walter and Corbia (Todd) Davenport. David served his country in the United States Air Force. He retired from General Tire as a Millwright after 30 years of service. He was a loving father and grandfather. He is survived by his children,...
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Denise Laurinda Hallam

April 24, 1954 - April 10, 2020

Denise Laurinda Hallam, 65, of Anderson, passed away Friday, April 10, 2020. She was born April 24, 1954 in Anderson to the late, William & Mildred (Wilson) Moon. She owned her own shop in Pendleton called Over The Moon and previously worked for Sally May. She enjoyed traveling, visiting different casinos, and was a collector of many things. Denise is survived by her husband, Stephen ...
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Robert W. "Bob" Ledbetter

August 11, 1930 - April 9, 2020

PENDLETON- Robert W. "Bob" Ledbetter, 89 of Carmel and former longtime Pendleton resident passed away April 9, 2020. He was born August 11, 1930 in Anderson, Indiana and was a Pendleton resident most of his life. Bob grew up in Lapel and attended Lapel High School (Class of 1949). Bob retired from General Motors in Anderson following 30 years of service as well as being employed at various...
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Melissa Mae Elliott-Rood

October 26, 1976 - April 7, 2020

Melissa Mae Elliott-Rood, Greenfield (Formerly of Pendleton) passed away on April 7, 2020 at Community North Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born on October 26, 1976 in Anderson, Indiana to Donald and Becki (Auler) Elliott. Melissa graduated from Pendleton Heights High School in 1995. She attended Charleston Southern University on a Softball scholarship, where she graduated in 1999. ...
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Carol Ruth Crosely

August 4, 1929 - April 6, 2020

Carol Ruth Crosley, 90, passed away on April 6, 2020 after a courageous 5 year battle with cancer. Carol was born August 4, 1929 in Lanark, Illinois to the late Ruth & Ray Hawk. Carol married the love of her life, Jack in 1947. They resided in Pendleton all 72 years of married life, most of which in the house that Jack built! Carol was a loving homemaker as well as friend, sister, aunt, the...
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Charles Herschel Glass

September 23, 1932 - March 31, 2020

Charles Herschel Glass, 87, decided early in the morning on March 31, 2020 that he'd finally watched enough basketball, heard the roar of too many IndyCar engines, and said goodbye to his wife of more than 64 years, his three children, and his many grandchildren. He slipped away quietly at home near Pendleton, and left behind a life filled with love, laughter, and long stories. Born on Sept. 23...
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Judith "Judy" Lucas

May 13, 1944 - March 20, 2020

Judith "Judy" Lucas, 75, of Noblesville, Indiana passed away, Friday, March 20, 2020 at Harbour Manor Care Center in Noblesville. She was born May 13, 1944 in Indianapolis, Indiana and was a Westfield and Noblesville resident most of her life. Judy was a 1962 graduate of Wilkinson High School and was a graduate of Professional Careers Institute with a certificate of Medical Office Management. ...
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Gail (Esche) Wilson

June 22, 1952 - March 11, 2020

Gail (Esche) Wilson, 67 of Pendleton passed away March 11, 2020. She was born June 22, 1952 in Evansville, Indiana and was a Pendleton resident since 1974. Gail was one of the "original" teachers in the Kindergarten program at South Madison Community Schools from its inception in the Fall of 1974. She retired in 2017 after teaching and loving the children of South Madison for 43 years. She was...
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Barbara Helen Lintz

February 8, 1936 - March 11, 2020

Barbara Helen Lintz, 84, of Anderson, passed away on March 11, 2020 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital. She was born on February 8, 1936 in Orange County to the late William and Mae Neal. Barbara retired after 27 years as a Nurse's Assistant from St. Johns Medical Center in Anderson. She was a lifelong Christian and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Lapel. She enjoyed collecting...
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Sharol D. Filbrun

November 7, 1959 - March 8, 2020

Sharol D. Filbrun, 60 of Anderson, Indiana passed away March 8, 2020 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital. She was born November 7, 1959 in Muncie, Indiana and was an Anderson resident for most of her life. Sharol truly loved the Lord and had a heart for others. She enjoyed singing the old songs and hymns and loved to hear the bible read. Sharol especially enjoyed fellowship and worship...
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Zachary Aaron Coleman

June 25, 1990 - February 29, 2020

Zach Coleman, 29, of Anderson passed away Saturday, February 29, 2020. He was born June 25, 1990 in Anderson where he lived for most of his life. Zach was a heavy equipment operator for Mammoth Inc. of Fortville. He enjoyed many things including motocross, skateboarding, four wheeling, shooting and fishing. Zach never knew a stranger and loved everyone he met. He truly was a gypsy at...
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Blanche E. McGee

December 3, 1934 - February 26, 2020

Blanche Ellen McGee, 85, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee and former Pendleton, Indiana resident, died February 26, 2020. Blanche was a member of Abundant Life Memorial Church in Indianapolis, Indiana. She had served as a Cub Scout and Girl Scout Mother and was a member of the Pendleton Lions Club. Blanche was a florist and former owner of L&B Floral in Pendleton. She was a member of the Mt. Juliet...
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John William "Johnny Bill" Owens

August 23, 1954 - February 25, 2020

John William "Johnny Bill" Owens, 65, of Pendleton passed away February 25, 2020 at his home after a short illness. He was born August 23, 1954 in Anderson, Indiana and was a lifelong Huntsville resident. Johnny Bill retired from the Town of Pendleton in 2014 where he had been employed since 1976. He also owned and operated JB's Bait and Tackle in Huntsville for several years. Johnny Bill was...
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Scott Oldham

October 15, 1970 - February 15, 2020

Scott Oldham, 49, of Pendleton, passed away February 15, 2020. He was born October 15, 1970 in Anderson, Indiana and was a Pendleton resident most of his life. He was a former resident of New Castle. Scott was a 1989 graduate of Pendleton Heights High School. He was a member and Past Master of New Castle Masonic Lodge No. 91 F.&A.M. and dual member of Madison Masonic Lodge No. 44 F.&A.M.,...
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David A. Dickey

March 6, 1930 - February 12, 2020

David A. Dickey passed away on February 12, 2020 with his family by his side. He was born March 6, 1930 in New Castle, Indiana to Claude and Luella Dickey. Dave lived in Bartholomew County during his youth but spent the large majority of his life in Madison County, moving to Middletown in 2017. He worked for General Motors, first with Allison in Indianapolis and then Delco-Remy in...
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Joshua Caleb Eacret

May 22, 1985 - January 31, 2020

Joshua Caleb Eacret, 34, of Pendleton, passed away on January 31, 2020 in Noblesville. He was born on May 22, 1985 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was employed as a Machine Operator for Nestle in Anderson. Joshua had earned the honor of Eagle Scout. He enjoyed computers, gaming, motorcycles and loved having fun. Josh lived life with a smile on his face and love in his heart. He was the person...
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Robert Michael Hofer

April 2, 1938 - January 22, 2020

Robert Michael "Mike" Hofer, 81, passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020, in Anderson. He was a long time resident of Pendleton. He was born April 2, 1938, in Elwood to the late Lyndon & Katherine Emma (Murray) Hofer. Mike was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He retired in 2007 from GM as a truck driver for 44 years. He attended Pendleton Christian Church and was a member of the Fall Creek...
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Elizabeth A. "Peg" Carey

December 30, 1933 - January 21, 2020

Elizabeth A. "Peg" Carey, 86, of Pendleton, Indiana passed away January 21, 2020 at the Rawlins House in Pendleton. She was born December 30, 1933 in Clarksville, Indiana to the late Cloyd and Edith (Salsbury) Grimes. Peg was a homemaker. She attended North Christian Church in Markleville and formerly attended Noblesville Church of God. Peg was a member of the Red Hat Society in Florida. ...
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Stephen Joe Bill

November 9, 1946 - January 14, 2020

Stephen Joe Bill Son, Brother, Uncle, Husband, Father, and Grandad. Born November 9, 1946 in Parke County, Indiana. Please celebrate his life with us, as Steve and Coco recently enjoyed their 45th wedding anniversary. He was blessed with three loving daughters and sons-in-law: Katie & Tim Benjamin, Margo & Andy Cromer, and Betsy and Cole Allen and the newest additions to "the pack" 3...
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Patrica Lee Carroll Craig

August 20, 1924 - January 13, 2020

Patricia Lee Carroll Craig, 95, was born August 20, 1924 to Leland E. Carroll and Mary Dufendach Carroll. Pat grew up in Knightstown, Indiana and was a graduate of Knightstown High School and Purdue University. She married James R. Craig on Oct. 21, 1944 and resided in Pendleton her entire adult life. She was a member of Pendleton First United Methodist Church, Pi Beta Phi Sorority at Purdue, and...
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Kathryn K. "Katie" Murphy

May 16, 1932 - January 13, 2020

Kathryn K. "Katie" Murphy, 87, of Pendleton, Indiana passed away Jan. 13, 2020. She was born May 16, 1932 in Marion County, Indiana and was a Pendleton resident since 1954. Katie retired from Western Electric Company in Indianapolis in 1983 after 29 years of service. She was a graduate of Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis and was a member of Pendleton American Legion Post #117 Ladies...
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Kathy Ann Burchett

March 5, 1970 - January 7, 2020

Kathy Ann Burchett, 49, of Fortville, Indiana passed away Jan. 7, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis following a sudden illness. She was born March 5, 1970 in Greenfield, Indiana. Kathy was a bartender for Sahm's Restaurants for several years. She was a graduate of Pendleton Heights High School. Kathy enjoyed participating in motorcycle charity rides and events. She enjoyed crafting...
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Robert C. Broschart, Sr.

April 16, 1935 - January 6, 2020

Robert C. Broschart, 84, of Pendleton, Indiana, passed away January 6, 2020. He was born April 16, 1935 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Robert was a member of the first graduating class of Central Bucks High School, in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in 1953, and a member of the Catholic Church. He entered the U.S. Army, in 1954, and honorably discharged in 1957 as a Veteran of the Korean War, with the...
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Marc S. Heckaman

March 26, 1953 - December 27, 2019

Marc S. Heckaman, 66, left this earthly world to be with our Lord and Savior on December 27, 2019 after a brief illness. Marc was born on March 26,1953 in South Bend, Indiana to Laird and Jo Heckaman. Marc lived in Niles, Michigan for 10 years before moving to Pendleton, Indiana. Marc was a 1971 graduate of Pendleton Heights High School. He started working at Mace's grocery store in 1970 and...
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Marie Elaine McKinney

February 12, 1949 - December 20, 2019

Marie Elaine (Clark) McKinney, 70, died December 20, 2019. She was born February 12, 1949 in Muncie, Indiana to Lindle Lee and Muriel Irene (Bentz) Clark and was an Anderson resident most of her life. She was a 1967 graduate of Anderson High School and had been employed at Guide Corporation in Anderson. Survivors include a brother, Larry Lee Clark. She was preceded in death by her husband,...
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William M. "Bill" Godbey

March 15, 1942 - December 15, 2019

William (Bill) Godbey, 77, of Greenfield passed away, December 15, 2019. He was born in Connersville, Indiana on March 15, 1942 and grew up in Fortville and Anderson. Bill graduated from Anderson High School in 1960 and went into the US Air Force following graduation. He was stationed in Minot, South Dakota, from there he went to England where he met his wife, Diane of 55 years. After his...
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Martha Ann (Woodruff) Burke

October 26, 1936 - November 29, 2019

PENDLETON- Martha Ann (Woodruff) Burke, 83, passed away November 29, 2019 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital in Anderson. She was born October 26, 1936 in Anderson, Indiana and was a lifelong Pendleton resident. Martha married Gordon E. Burke on August 1, 1954 and they celebrated 59 years of marriage until his passing on July 1, 2014. She was a homemaker and farm wife the majority of her...
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Michael D. "Mike" Holland

June 29, 1955 - November 11, 2019

Michael D. "Mike' Holland, 64, of Pendleton, passed away Nov. 11, 2019 at his home. He was born June 29, 1955 in Anderson, Indiana to Cecil C. and Leila G. (Smith) Holland and was an Anderson resident until moving to Pendleton 17 years ago. Michael was full of laughter, his greatest joy was family. He exemplified his strong Faith by the way he lived his daily life. He loved his wife, children...
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Leota (Wright) Sewell O'Bannon

April 25, 1920 - November 6, 2019

Leota (Wright) Sewell O'Bannon, 99, passed away November 6, 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Leota was born along with her identical twin sister, Leola, in Hamilton County on April 25, 1920 to Warren C. and Estel Ruey (Kenton) Wright. She was a Pendleton resident for 16 years, before moving to Mohawk with her niece in November of 2018. She was a 1939 graduate of Westland High School and a member...
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Floyd R. "Bob" Fesmire

June 20, 1944 - November 2, 2019

Floyd R. "Bob" Fesmire, 75, of Markleville, passed away November 2, 2019 at his residence. He was born June 20, 1944 in Anderson, the son of the late Floyd Max & Helen G. (Craig) Fesmire. On October 18, 1964 Bob married the former Linda Wilkins and together they raised their sons Eric and David. He retired from Delco-Remy in 1999 after working in production and later as a Quality Control...
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Robert Charles Clear

February 21, 1968 - October 27, 2019

Robert Charles Clear, 51, passed away on October 27, 2019. He was born on February 21, 1968 in Anderson to William and Ann (Blue) Clear. Robert was a Business Analyst/Developer for Caito Foods. He was previously employed by Delta Faucets for ten years. He received his Bachelor's degree from Rose Hulman University and his Master's Degree from Anderson University. Bob loved his family...
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John J Brandenburg

February 3, 1946 - October 23, 2019

John J. Brandenburg, 73, of Pendleton, Indiana, passed away on October 23, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his family, after battling Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis for several years. He was born February 3, 1946 in Anderson, Indiana to John E. Brandenburg and Kathryn E. (Boatman) Webb. He graduated from Pendleton High School in 1965. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army from 1965-1967, having...
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Lindle Lee Clark

January 15, 1923 - October 21, 2019

Lindle Lee Clark, 96, of Anderson, Indiana passed away October 21, 2019 at his home. He was born January 15, 1923 in Gideon, Missouri and was an Anderson resident most of his life. Lindle was an Anderson High School graduate and World War Two Army veteran serving in Europe. He received the Purple Heart, Bronze Star and medal of recognition from France for his service. Lindle retired from Guide...
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Rosemary "Rosie" Holder

April 14, 1949 - October 10, 2019

Rosemary (Rosie) A. Holder, age 70, passed away Thursday, October 10, 2019 in Carmel, Indiana. Rosemary was born April 14, 1949 in Trenton, New Jersey to Kermit and Mary Ann (Masterson) Lay. She had many careers, most notable of them, being a real estate agent and a sales representative for Revlon Cosmetic Company. She loved gardening, design, and most importantly watching HGTV with...
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Esther Mardell Decker

August 12, 1921 - September 30, 2019

Esther Mardell Decker, 98, of Pendleton, passed away on September 30, 2019 at Community Hospital, Anderson. She was born on August 12, 1921 in Hamilton County to the late Ulysses and Bernice (White) Moser. Esther retired as an Office Manager at Amick Electric after 30 years of service. She volunteered preparing taxes for Senior Citizens for 20 years. She attended various churches all of her...
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Beckie Taylor

January 12, 1951 - September 25, 2019

Beckie (West) Taylor, 68, of Pendleton passed away at her residence on September 25, 2019. She was born January 12, 1951 in Anderson, Indiana and lived most of her life in the Anderson, Markleville and Pendleton communities. Survivors include her husband, George "Butch" Taylor; daughter, Gayla Jones of Anderson; three grandchildren, Justin Blazier, Allisse Hart and Michael Taylor; three great...
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Sherry Lynn Stoner

August 17, 1958 - September 25, 2019

Sherry L. Stoner, 61, of Pendleton passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at her residence. She was a lifelong resident of Pendleton. She was born August 17, 1958 in Anderson, the daughter of J. Laurel and Betty (Allford) Stoner. She graduated from Pendleton Heights High School and worked at Wood's Wire, Sally Mae and Wal-Mart. She also worked with traffic control for Pendleton Heights...
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Anne Bernadette Lyon

April 9, 1961 - September 19, 2019

Anne Bernadette (Cauley) Lyon, 58, of Anderson passed away unexpectedly, September 19, 2019 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital. She was born April 9, 1961 in Robinson, Illinois and was a former Pendleton resident. Anne was a 1979 graduate of Pendleton Heights High School and was a US Army veteran. Survivors include her three children, Sarah (Nathan) Johns of Batavia, Illinois, Jeremiah...
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Jim Phillips

March 13, 1938 - September 9, 2019

Jim Phillips, 81, of Pendleton and former longtime Ingalls resident passed away Sept. 9, 2019 at the Rawlins House in Pendleton. He was born March 13, 1938 in Anderson, Indiana. Jim was a skilled carpenter and lather for most of his life. He was a 1956 graduate of Fortville High School and US Army veteran. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge. Survivors include his six children, Jill (Randy)...
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Richard W. "Dick" Kern

October 1, 1940 - September 7, 2019

Richard W. "Dick" Kern, 78, of Pendleton, Indiana passed away Sept. 7, 2019 at Greenfield Healthcare Center. He was born October 1, 1940 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and was a Pendleton resident since 1974. Dick retired from General Motors Corporation as a welder in 1996 following 30 years of service. He was a 1959 graduate of Alexandria High School and was a US Army veteran. Dick was of the...
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Larry E. Whiteley

February 28, 1933 - September 7, 2019

Larry E. Whiteley, 86, of Pendleton passed away, September 7, 2019 at the Rawlins House in Pendleton. He was born February 28, 1933 in Pendleton to the late Walter and Clarice (Valentine) Whiteley. Larry retired from both Ford and General Motors in skilled trades as a machine repairman. He was a 1951 graduate of Pendleton High School and a US Navy veteran. Larry served and was a past board...
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Ruth M. Goff

August 14, 1959 - September 1, 2019

Ruth M. (Real) Goff, 60, of Pendleton, passed away Sept 1, 2019 following a courageous two year battle with cancer. She was born August 14, 1959 in New Castle, Indiana and was a lifelong area resident. Ruth was employed at Neff Engineering, Indianapolis where she worked for 29 years. She was a 1977 graduate of Pendleton Heights High School. Ruth loved the Great Smoky Mountains, gardening, and...
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Louid Gene Keith

April 29, 1938 - August 27, 2019

Louid Gene Keith, 81, of Anderson, Indiana passed away August 27, 2019 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital. He was born April 29, 1938 in Wayne County, Kentucky and was an Anderson Township, Ohio resident for most of his life moving to Anderson, Indiana in June 2017. Louid retired from Senco Corporation of Cincinnati, Ohio. He was a US Army veteran and a member of Anderson Hills Baptist...
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Martha Jane Story

October 30, 1923 - August 15, 2019

Martha Jane (Thompson) Story, age 95 of Pendleton, passed away Thursday morning August 15, 2019 at her residence. Martha was born October 30, 1923 in Anderson, Indiana to Harold L. and Ruby (Beeson) Thompson. Martha was a graduate of Anderson High School, she worked at Tanke's Drug Store and Delco Remy until she joined the United States Navy serving in World War II. She was a member of First...
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Elizabeth Joan Harvey

May 28, 1933 - August 3, 2019

Elizabeth Joan Harvey was accepted to her Heavenly home on August 3, 2019. She was born May 28, 1933 and was a lifelong resident of Pendleton. She graduated from Pendleton High School in 1951 and married Tom in 1952. Joan was a life long homemaker raising her four children, enjoying sewing, knitting, reading, and quilting. Her pride and joy was the home that she shared with Tom and her...
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Mary Margaret (Holbrook) Eltzroth

May 21, 1936 - July 15, 2019

Mary Margaret (Holbrook) Eltzroth, 83, of Pendleton, Indiana was called home by the Lord on Monday, July 15, 2019. She died peacefully, surrounded by her family. Mary was a dedicated nurse, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Anderson, Indiana. Born in Olive Hill, Kentucky on May 21, 1936 to John and Martha (Tackett) Holbrook, she was the...
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