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Judith Lynn Granger Hudson, 76, resident of Middletown, passed away on Aug. 18, 2018, at her residence.
She was born Dec. 28, 1941, in Anderson, the daughter of Charles E. and Lois Williams Granger. She worked for many years at Miller's...
Jay Dee Manis, 53, resident of Middletown, passed away Aug. 19, 2018, at St. Vincent Anderson Hospital surrounded by his family and friends.
He was born Sept. 4, 1964, in Muncie, the son of Joe and Jill Campbell Manis. He was a 1984 graduate of...
Joyce Ann Bosman, 80, resident of Middletown, passed away Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at her residence.
She was born June 22, 1938, in Anderson, the daughter of Charles and Elizabeth Kimmerling Thrawley.
She was an alumni of Middletown High School...
Melissa Donita Owens O'Banion, 37, resident of Chesterfield, passed away at her home July 23, 2018.
She was born June 27, 1981, in Anderson, the daughter of Donald Joe and Keita (Yohe) Owens.
She was a graduate of Anderson High School and...
Just as she had lived her life with quiet grace and dignity, Marjorie Maude (Wright) Howell of Daleville passed away peacefully in her sleep in the early morning of July 9, 2018.
She was born Oct. 4, 1922, on the farm of her parents, Claude E....
Donald A. Beyler, 88, resident of Kendallville and longtime resident of the Mechanicsburg area, passed away July 4, 2018, in Kendallville.
He was born in Napanee, Indiana, on July 18, 1929, the son of Raymond Royal and Bessie Viola Abbiehl...
Joan K. Allen, 86, passed away June 27, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
Joan was born March 9, 1932, in Anderson, to Howard and Helen Kline where she attended the Church of the Brethren for many years.
Joan married Marion Allen...
Alex Lee Harter, 36, resident of Anderson, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.
He was born Aug. 30, 1981, in Muncie, the son of Charles Rick and Tamera Wilson Harter.
He was active in farming and was also...
Martha L. McNeil, 87, of Middletown, passed away on May 25, 2018. She was born in Muncie at Ball Memorial Hospital on Feb. 20, 1931, and is the daughter of Ray and Fay (McLain) Sherman.
Martha grew up at 932 West Locust Street. She had fond...
Susan Kay Collins, 68, resident of Middletown, passed away May 7, 2018, at St. Vincent Anderson Hospital.
She was born Oct. 10, 1949, in Anderson, the daughter of Ed and Patricia (Greve) Hedgecraft. She had worked for several years at Sam Pierce...
Clyde Joseph (Joe) Fithian, 71, resident of Anderson, passed away Thursday at his home. He was born October 14, 1946 in Anderson, the son of Clyde J. and Anna Marie Fortwinger Fithian.
He was a 1965 graduate of Middletown High School. He was a...
Virginia B. Rector, 91, a resident of Middletown, passed away April 30, 2018.
She was born Jan. 7, 1927, in Anderson, the daughter of the Rev. Arthur Badgley and Naomi Beamish Badgley.
She attended Anderson High School. She was a member of the...
Margaret L. Pittsford, 91, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 22, 2018, after a brief illness. She was born July 10, 1926, in Middletown, to John and Rachel Dellinger Alexander, and lived most of her life in the Middletown area.
Richard "Dick" Allen, 84, of Middletown, passed away at his home on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, after a long courageous battle with cancer.
He was born Oct. 18, 1933, the son of Eugene and Geneva (Campbell) Allen. He graduated from Sulphur Springs...
Mary Qualls Hodson, 91, resident of Markleville, passed away April 8, 2018 at St Vincent Anderson Hospital.
She was born in Arkansas, June 4, 1926, the daughter of James and Gertrude Gobel Qualls. She was a graduate of Cape Gerardo, Missouri,...
Charles Clarence Riley, 93, Sulphur Springs, died April 5, 2018, after an extended illness.
He was born May 7, 1924, in Honey Creek, the son of Clarence and Julia Fadely Riley and lived most of his life in Honey Creek and Madison County.
Jean F. Wisehart, 87, resident of Fishers and longtime resident of Middletown, passed away April 1, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital, Carmel.
She was born May 9, 1931, in Monrovia, the daughter of Paul and Edna Spanneth Shuler.
She was a graduate...
Estella May "Teddy" Keesling, 85, of Middletown, passed away at her home on Saturday, March 24, 2018.
She was born on Jan. 19, 1933, in Anderson, Indiana, the daughter of Golden and Esther (Patterson) Harry. She graduated from Lapel High School...
Robert E. Myers, 93, resident of Pendleton, but longtime resident of Middletown, passed away March 20, 2018, at Fall Creek Retirement Village.
He was born Jan. 14, 1925, in Delaware County, the son of Otto and Charity (Rinker) Myers. He attended...
Wilma Jean "Jeannie" (Dillard) Grimm, 88, resident of Middletown, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018 at Miller's Merry Manor in Middletown. She was born in Anderson, Jan. 18, 1930, the daughter of Francis and Mary M. Kanady Lane.
She was a...
Mary Lu (Ambs) Miller, 75, Shirley, passed away peacefully Feb. 19, 2018, at her home after an extended illness, surrounded by her family.
Mary was born Aug. 24, 1942, in Anderson, and grew up in Middletown. She was a 1960 graduate of Middletown...
Kenneth Franklin Conn, Sr., 84, of Middletown, died Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Miller's Merry Manor in Middletown.
He was born in Middletown, April 26, 1933, the son of Ted and Lenna Mae Hodson Conn.
He was a toolmaker at Delco Remy for...
Barbara Jean (Gibson) Smith, 77, of Sulphur Springs, passed away in the early hours of Jan. 8, 2018, with family by her side at her residence.
She was born March 22, 1940, in Terre Haute, to Howard Gibson and Virginia (Smith)Gibson.
John Charles Holmes, 65, resident of Markleville, passed away Dec. 30, 2017, at Community Hospital of Anderson.
He was born Aug. 2, 1952, in Anderson, the son of James A. Holmes and Marilyn Rose Titus Holmes.
He was a 1970 graduate of Pendleton...
Betty Jo Hobbs, 94, a longtime resident of Anderson, passed away Dec. 16, 2017, at Miller's Merry Manor in Middletown.
She was born Dec. 22, 1923, the daughter of Earl and Nellie Mae (Bozell) Floyd of Kempton, Indiana.
Survivors include her...