Obituaries


Barbara J. Ames

Barbara J. Ames, 67 of Cloverdale, passed away on January 24, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN.  Services are pending at this time.


Gladys Fitzsimmons

Gladys M. Fitzsimmons, 89 of Roachdale went to her Heavenly home January 23, 2020. She was born on March 17, 1930 in Roachdale to the late Claude and Vernie (Wall) Riddle. On April 30, 1948 in New Winchester She married Eugene “Mike” Fitzsimmons. He passed away in May 2014. Gladys […]


Greta Lee Stadler

Greta Lee Smith Stadler, 87 of Ladoga, passed away on January 17, 2020 at Danville Regional Rehabilitation. She was born to the late John P. and Ethel Foxworthy Smith on June 7, 1932 in Fithian, Illinois. Greta graduated from Crawfordsville High School with the class of 1950. Later that same […]


Hobert “Hobie” B. Knowling  

Hobert “Hobie” Ben Knowling, 75 of Ladoga, passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at Hendricks Regional Health in Danville, IN. He was born on April 6, 1944 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Theodore and Vera (Hancock) Knowling. Hobie joined the United States Army where he graduated from military […]


Harold E. Dockery

Harold Eugene Dockery, 85, of Roachdale, went to his Heavenly home surrounded by his family on January 6, 2020. He was born on September 26, 1934 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Harold F. and Lucille (Lee) Dockery. On February 20, 1952 in Paragould, Arkansas, he married the love […]


Donald “Don” Raymond Weiss

Donald Raymond Weiss (Don) was born on Dec 28th, 1946 in Cincinnati Ohio to Ralph and Julia (Ostendorf) Weiss.Don is an identical twin, brother Ronald Ralph Weiss(Okeana, Ohio).Don’s parents loved the boys and raised them to respect others, work and play fair.  Don grew up in a country setting on Hubble Road, in White Oaks Cincinnati. Don […]


Keaton Wayne Sanders

Keaton Wayne Sanders, of Mace, went to be with Jesus on the morning of December 25, 2019. He was born on September 4, 2009 to Timothy W. Sanders and Julie K. Abney in Greencastle, IN. Keaton was a third grade student at Hoover Elementary School. He loved being outdoors, riding […]


Anthony Vernon-Thor Kipfer

Baby Anthony Vernon-Thor Kipfer, went to Heaven December 19, 2019 at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on June 12, 2019 in Danville to Andrew Scott and Robyn “RJ” (Starts) Kipfer. During Anthony’s short time on this earth he was a bundle of joy, and full of happiness. […]


Donna Lyne Rush

Donna Lyne Rush, 41, of Ladoga, passed away at her home on November 1, 2019. Donna was born on June 17, 1978 in Fort Lewis, Washington to James Emerson and the late Dorothy (Paxton) Emerson. She married Roger Rush III. He survives. Donna was a 1997 graduate of North Montgomery […]


Lowell Edward McCammack

Lowell Edward McCammack, 82, of Bainbridge, passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Life’s Journey in Avon. He was born on December 21, 1936 to the late Herman McCammack and Irene (Wilson) and Charles Rogers. On June 3, 1956 in Bainbridge, he married Patsy Ann (Hanks) McCammack. She survives. Lowell […]


Vernon E. Bell

Vernon Eugene Bell, 94, of Roachdale, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Mill Pond Health Campus. He was born on February 1, 1925 in Roachdale to the late Dode and Bertha (Myers) Bell-Morphew. On April 26, 1946 in Greencastle he married Ruth E. (Riddle) Bell. She preceded him in […]


James Crawford

James Alan Crawford, 61, of Roachdale, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at his home. He was born on December 5, 1957 in Sommerset, Kentucky to the late William R. Crawford and surviving Faye (Bonifacius) Bartlett. James was a member of Roachdale Baptist Church. He mowed for various people […]


Eva M. Butler

Eva Merle Butler, 96, of Ladoga, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 12, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was born on December 29, 1922, in Bainbridge, Indiana to the late W. Earl Staggs and Susan Mae Staggs. She married the love of her life, […]


William “Scot” Fisher

William “Scot” Fisher, 60, of Ladoga, passed away at his home October 8, 2019. He was born on August 29, 1959 in Crawfordsville to the late William “Dutch” and surviving Julia Kay (Crane) Fisher. On October 27, 1984 Scot married Madonna (Cook) Fisher. She survives. Scot attended Crawfordsville High School. […]


Jason Brian Gibbons

Jason Brian Gibbons, 44 of Lebanon, passed away on September 22, 2019 at his home.  He was born in Noblesville on June 22, 1975 to Virgil C. Gibbons Jr. and Donna Marie (Lewis) Gibbons. Jason was a graduate of Sheridan High School. He spent his career working in construction and […]