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Effie Dewberry, 94, of Milan, passed away Thursday, May 21,
2009 at Margaret Mary Community Hospital in Batesville. She
was born October 27, 1914, in Owsley County, KY, the daughter
of Steve Burns and Elizabeth McIntosh Burns. She married James
H. Dewberry and he preceded her in death in February of 1966.
Survivors include daughter, Linda C. Ishler of Milan; sons,
Clay Baker of Versailles and Richard S. Dewberry of Lake Milton,
Ohio; 11 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; eight great
great grandchildren; sister, Verda Holliday of Milan; brothers,
Arthur C. Burns and Fayette Burns, both of Milan; and many nieces
and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband
and brothers, Sherman, Leslie and Roy Burns.
Mrs. Dewberry was a housewife and a member of the National Republican
Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 26 at Cook Funeral Home
in Sunman. Pastor Duane A. Loos of St. Paul United Methodist
Church, Sunman, officiated. Burial was in St. Paul Cemetery,
Sunman. Memorials may be given to the Sunman Area Life Squad
or to a church of donors choice. Cook Funeral Home in Sunman
was in charge of arrangements.
William F. Raisor
William F. Raisor, 73, of Moores Hill, passed away Sunday, May
24, 2009 at Dearborn County Hospital in Lawrenceburg. He was
born August 11, 1935 at Eagle Station, KY, the son of James
A. and Loula (Jamerson) Raisor. He married Betty (Chase) Raisor
on August 27, 1953 and she survives.
Other survivors include son, William F. Raisor, Jr., of Milan;
daughters, Kimberly Goodpaster of Moores Hill, Cathy Nordhoff
and Karen (Ping) Rutherford, both of Milan; step-brothers, Elmer,
Ike, Clifford and Tony Raisor, all of Hamilton, Ohio.
Mr. Raisor retired from Aurora Casket Company.
Funeral services are being held today, Thursday, at 11 a.m.
at Sibbett-Moore Funeral Home in Moores Hill with Rev. Jenny
Moonhan officiating. Burial will be in the Union Cemetery in
Moores Hill. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until services at
the funeral home on Thursday. Memorials may be given to the
family. Military rites at the cemetery provided by the Moores
Hill American Legion Post. Sibbett-Moore Funeral Home in Moores
Hill is in charge of arrangements.
Ruth Mary Nowlin
Ruth Mary Nowlin, 83, formerly of Lawrenceburg, passed away
in Indianapolis on Thursday, May, 21, 2009. She was born in
Lawrenceburg, on February 17, 1926, the daughter of the late
Clifton Hannan and the late Thelma Jarrell Clifton.
Surviving are her husband, Dale Nowlin; son, Jerry Nowlin; daughter,
Rita (husband Phillip) Fry; brother, Robert (wife Bette) Hannan;
sister, Shirley (husband Omar) Schmeltzer; nine grandchildren
and ten great grandchildren.
Mrs. Nowlin was a member of First Church of Christ of Greendale,
Eastern Star, Welcome Wagon and volunteered for Dearborn Co.
Hospital. She was a homemaker.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 26, at 1 p.m. at the
First Church of Christ in Greendale with Pastor Tim Russell
officiating. Burial was in the Greendale Cemetery. Contributions
may be given to the First Church of Christ of Greendale. Fitch-Denney
Funeral Home in Lawrenceburg was in charge of arrangements.
May 21, 2009
Glen Richardson, 45, of Sunman, passed away Saturday, May 16,
2009. Visitation will be Friday, May 22, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
at the New Life Southern Baptist Church in Sunman with funeral
services following at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery
in Sunman. Memorials may be given to the family. Cook Funeral
Home in Sunman is in charge of arrangements.
Clayton Todd Gentry
Clayton Todd Gentry, 39, of Dillsboro, passed away Sunday, May
17, 2009 at his home. Funeral arrangements will be announced
later by Filter-DeVries Funeral Home in Dillsboro.
William John Borchelt, 83 of Osgood, passed away
at St. Andrews of Batesville on Monday, May 11, 2009. He was
born October 20, 1925 at Batesville, the son of Walter and Mae
Ruleman Borchelt. He married Mary Alice Grieshop on December
28, 1949 at Morris, and she preceded him in death on December
Survivors include one son, Wayne (Peggy) Borchelt of Osgood;
one daughter, Dawn (David) Corney of Austin, TX; brothers: Alvin
Borchelt of Indianapolis and Daniel Borchelt of Sunman; sisters:
Betty Koester of Batesville and Lucille Williams of Lake Mills,
Iowa; six grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. He was
preceded in death by his daughter, Cynthia Spurgeon on July
Mr. Borchelt had attended St. Peter's United Church of Christ
"Finks" of Osgood and was a WWII Navy Veteran. He
had owned and operated a Texaco Distribution Business in Osgood
from 1965-1985 and was very active in working with and supporting
the Osgood Boy Scout Troop # 638 for many years.
He was a member of the Osgood Masonic Lodge # 603; Wm. A. Gilland
American Legion Post # 267 of Osgood; Keene-Henneke VFW Post
# 9987; and the 40/8 Ripley County Voiture 1047. He had worked
many years in raising money for the nurses scholarships. He
was involved in the creation and working with the Ripley County
Basketball Hall of Fame.
Visitation is being held today, Thursday, from 4-7 p.m. at Neal's
Funeral Home in Osgood. Funeral services will be Friday, at
10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Huntersville
Cemetery in Batesville. Memorials may be given to the 40/8 Nursing
Training Scholarship or Osgood Boy Scout #638. Neals Funeral
Home in Osgood is in charge of arrangements. www.nealsfuneral-home.net.
Trevor Thomas Uebel
Trevor Thomas Uebel, 35, of Madison, passed away Sunday, May
10, 2009 at Kings Daughters Hospital in Madison.
He was born April 3, 1974 in Madison, the son of Arthur Thomas
and Donna Gay Flint Uebel. He married Jennifer Brandum Uebel
and she survives.
Other survivors include three sons: Cody Woodfill of Farmersville,
TX, and Ashton and Jayce Uebel, both of Madison; one daughter:
TaLyssa Uebel of Madison; two sisters: Renae Burress and Michelle
Uebel, both of Madison; two step-brothers: Curt (Kim) Hilleary
of Memphis, TN and Shane (Leslie) Hilleary of Hanover; one step-sister:
Tina (David) Key of Marengo; step-mother: Beck Uebel of Madison;
several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his father, Arthur on Sept. 20,
2006; mother, Donna on Sept. 9, 2000; grandparents, Carl E.
Sr., and Elizabeth Elzea Uebel, Gerald and Evelyn Flint.
Mr. Uebel was a 1993 graduate of Southwestern High School. He
was employed with FAS Plastics in Madison for six years as a
materials handler. He later worked for six years at Century
Tube in Madison as a floater.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 15 at 11 a.m. at Morgan
& Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with Mr. Raul Reyes officiating.
Burial will be in the Cliff Hill Cemetery in Versailles. Visitation
is being held today, Thursday, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral
Memorials may be given to the Uebel Childrens Education
Fund, contribution cards are available at the funeral home.
Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.morgan-nay.com.
Martha L. Bedel
Martha L. Bedel, 90, of Morris, passed away Friday, May 8, 2009.
Visitation will be Friday, May 15 from 9-10:30 a.m. at Weigel
Funeral Home in Batesville. A memorial mass will follow at 11
a.m. at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Morris. Memorials may
be given to Margaret Mary Community Hospital or to the donors
choice. Weigel Funeral Home in Batesville is in charge of arrangements.
Lynnette K. Warner
Lynnette K. Warner, 37, of Batesville, passed away Thursday,
May 7, 2009. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 12, at
St. Anthonys Church in Morris. Burial was in the church
cemetery. Memorials may be given to St. Anthonys Cemetery
Fund or the SIDS Foundation. Weigel Funeral Home in Batesville
was in charge of arrangements.
Karen A. Doyle
Karen A. Doyle, 53, of Batesville, passed away, Wednesday, May
6, 2009. Funeral services were held Saturday, May 9 at Weigel
Funeral Home in Batesville. A private burial was held. Memorials
may be given to the Rural Alliance for the Arts. Weigel Funeral
Home in Batesville was in charge of arrangements.
Edwin (Eddie) Bennett
Edwin (Eddie) Bennett, 77, of Aurora, passed away Monday, May
11, 2009 in Bonita Springs, Florida. He was born December 19,
1931 in East Enterprise, the son of Leonard and Christine (Mellen)
Bennett. He married Rozena (King) Bennett on December 16, 1955
and she survives.
Other survivors include son, Tony Edwin (Cindy) Bennett of Henderson,
Nevada; daughter, Linda (Ivan) Boldirev of Valparaiso; sister,
Lillian Jacobs of Greendale; and five grandchildren.
Mr. Bennett was a brick layer and retired as a guard from Seagrams.
He was a 1949 graduate of Milan High School and served in the
US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Aurora
American Legion and the Aurora F&AM Masonic Lodge. He was
an avid fisherman.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 16 at 1 p.m. at
Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home in Milan with Rev. Darrell Sparks
officiating. Burial will be in the New Craven Cemetery in Milan.
Visitation will also be Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the
Memorials may be given to the Dearborn Hills Baptist Church
or the American Cancer Fund. Masonic services will be at 12:45
p.m., Saturday, at the funeral home. Military rites at the cemetery
performed by Aurora American Legion. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral
Home in Milan is in charge of arrangements.
Michael "Stephen" Hughes, 33, of Napoleon, passed
away Sunday, May 3, 2009. Visitation is being held today, Thursday,
from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Cook Funeral Home in Sunman. The funeral
service will immediately follow the visitation at 2 p.m. at
the funeral home. Burial will be at St. Paul Cemetery in Sunman.
Memorials may be directed to Tri County Ambulance, 12 Batesville
Ave., Batesville, Indiana. Cook Funeral Home in Sunman is in
charge of arrangements.