Ballard & Sons Funeral Homes
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GREENFIELD [mdash] Kerstin Ronissa Riffey, 16, resident of Greenfield, passed away at Riley Hospital for Children on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019.
She was born April 23, 2002, in Indianapolis, the daughter of Dennis and Ronica (Janik) Riffey who...
Ruth Joan Campbell, 82, resident of Indianapolis, passed away Jan. 28, 2019, in Indianapolis. Graveside services will be held Feb. 4, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Mechanicsburg Cemetery, Middletown.
Complete obituary is available at www.ballardandsons.com
CARMEL [mdash] Aiden Alexander Ayres, age 15, died on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
Aiden was born on July 15, 2003, at St. John's Hospital in Anderson, to parents Douglas Ayres and Amanda Cooper. He grew up in Middletown. He was baptized at the...
Darci Diane Hill, 58, resident of Middletown, passed away Monday morning at her mother's residence. Services are Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Middletown Church of the Nazarene. Calling will be Tuesday at the church from 3 to 7 p.m.
ANDERSON [mdash] Jack Charles Sink, affectionately known as Papaw, 85, resident of Anderson, passed away at his residence Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019.
He was born Dec. 25, 1933, in Hammond, the son of Pete and Florence Ebbert Sink. He was a graduate of...
Merrill Guy "Pete" Ewing, 95, resident of Greenville and longtime resident of Daleville, passed away on Sunday morning in Greenville, Ohio. He was born in Carthage, Indiana, July 22, 1923, the son of John Guy Ewing and Chola Maude Brookhart...
Janis Yvonne Smith, 82, resident of Middletown, passed away Monday at Miller's Merry Manor.
She was born Sept. 15, 1936, in Anderson, the daughter of Theodore and Mildred McCoy Rent.
She attended Anderson High School and was a homemaker...
MIDDLETOWN [mdash] James Edward Mundell, 78, resident of Middletown, passed away Monday morning at his home.
He was born Sept. 4, 1940, in Muncie, the son of Francis and Marian Sanders Mundell. He was a 1958 graduate of Sulphur Springs High...
Jo Ann (Laird) Reedy, 93, resident of Middletown, passed away Nov. 22, 2018 at St. Vincent's Regional Hospital in Anderson. She was born in Wabash, Indiana, July 26, 1925, the daughter of Henry G. and Bessie Small Laird. She was a graduate of...
Vera Ethel Laswell Sanders, 91, resident of Middletown, passed away Monday morning at her residence.
She was born in Indianapolis, Jan. 18, 1927, the daughter of Roy Edison and Dora Brown Laswell.
She was a 1945 graduate of Middletown High...
Justin Allen Nance, 32, of Anderson, passed away Nov. 7, 2018, from injuries in an accident on U.S. 31 near Atlanta.
He was born Jan. 2, 1986, the son of Douglas A. Nance and Martina Ward Nance.
He was a graduate of Shenandoah High School and...
Charles "Chuck" Robert McDanell, 81, resident of Middletown, passed away Nov. 5, 2018, at his home.
He was born May 13, 1937, in Gary, the son of Charles Miller and Louise Hershey McDanell.
He was a graduate of Anderson High School and a...
Virginia T. Hunter, 93, resident of Middletown, passed away Oct. 20, 2018, at Rawlins House Nursing Home, Pendleton.
She was born Oct. 26, 1924, in Frankton, the daughter of Linville and Sara Gooding Trissel. She was a graduate of Frankton High...
Barbara Jean Shelton, 82, of Mt. Summit passed away October 18 following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on February 12, 1936 to Marshall W. and Thelma P. Lambert Johnson in Knoxville Tennessee. Barbara spent her early days on the...
David Lee "Crockett" Emswiller, 53, resident of Middletown, passed away Sunday morning, Oct. 14, 2018, at St. Vincent Anderson Hospital.
He was born Feb. 24, 1965, in Muncie, the son of Bobby and Betty Gothard Emswiller. He attended Shenandoah...
Dorothea is greek for "God's gift." That is the best summation for her.
Visitation is Wednesday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home 118 South 5th, Middletown.
Dorothea has asked that memorials be made to Dietrich Park...
Markleville...Mary Louise Humphrey Keesling, 85, resident of Rawlins House Nursing Center of Pendleton, passed away Friday morning at the center.
She was born in Connersville, June 20, 1933, the daughter of Norvin and Margarete Engleking...
Kaytlyn Renay "KK" Hampton, 17, resident of rural Shirley, passed away Monday from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
She was born Aug. 9, 2001, in Henry County, and was a sophomore at Shenandoah High School.
She attended the Grand...
Charles Everett Arnold, 81, resident of Middletown, passed away Sept. 23, 2018, at Middletown Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born March 2, 1937, in Martinsville, the son of Harold and Halsie Mason Arnold.
He worked for many years...
Anderson...Ann Butorac Ellison, 100, resident of Anderson, passed away September 16, 2018 at Providence Health Care in Anderson.
She was born in Salem, PA, February 22, 1918 the daughter of George and Mary Komadina Butorac. She worked for many...
Middletown....Larry Lee Sheddrick, 77, resident of Middletown, passed away September 15, 2018 at St. Vincent's Hospital Anderson.. He was born in Andeson, July 28, 1941 the son of Paul and Jeanette Judge Sheddrick. He was a 1960 graduate of...