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Ferrell, Alan Douglass  
Alan Douglass Ferrell Alan Douglass Ferrell, born 7/22/48 in St. Albans, WV, died 5/28/15 in Springfield, VA. He is preceded in death by his father Freelan R. Ferrell, and survived by his mother Virginia Ferrell, wife Patricia D. Ferrell, daughter Rebecca (Richard), granddaughters Charlotte and Evie, brother Steve (Patty), nephew Jonathan, many dear cousins and friends, and beloved cairn terrier Hank. Alan graduated from St. Albans High School (1966), the University of Kentucky (BA, Economics; 1970) and the University of Illinois (Masters, Labor & Employment Relations, Human Resources; 1972). He worked for 20 years in industry as a human resources manager in Ohio, West Virginia, Louisiana, and Pennsylvania, and for 20 years as the Director of Graduate Career Services and later Executive Education at the Krannert School of Business, Purdue University. Alan had an organized and analytical mind, and was an avid bluegrass fan, guitarist, singer, antiquer, old home restorer, photographer, car enthusiast, and history lover. Private services will be held. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the National Hospice Foundation ( www.nationalhospicefoundation.org ) or the Kidney Cancer Association ( www.kidneycancer.org ).
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Published in the Journal & Courier on June 1, 2015
Freeman, Kathryn E.  
Kathryn E. Freeman Kathryn E. Freeman, 59, of rural Camden, died Sat.-May 30, 2015 at 8:53pm at her residence after a battle with cancer. She was born Oct. 12, 1955 in Kokomo, to the late Rex & Marcella Harrison Conner. Her marriage was to Murray A. Freeman at their home near Camden on Sept. 3, 2011, and he survives. She graduated from Hayworth High School in Kokomo in 1973. She worked for over 20 years at the former Peters-Revington Furniture Factory in Delphi. She enjoyed crocheting, reading, and she dearly loved her family. They were her life. Surviving: husband-Murray A. Freeman of Camden; daughter-Jessie Shay fiancé Kevin Castillo of Logansport; son-Bradley W. Shay of Camden; sister-Bernadine Febbo of Defiance, OH; preceded in death by 2 brothers Rex & Robert. A granddaughter Emelynn Starks survives. Services: Friends may call Tuesday from 5-8pm at Abbott Funeral Home, Inc., Delphi. Private family committal will take place with Pastor Shane Shoemaker officiating. www.abbottfuneralhome.com .
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Published in the Journal & Courier on June 1, 2015

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Fife, Betty J.  
Betty J. Fife, 87 Betty J. Fife, 87, of Lafayette passed away on May 28, 2015 at her home with her family at her side. Betty was born on April 5, 1928 in Flora, Indiana to the late John and Clara (Patrick) Brubaker. She was a 1946 graduate of Flora High School. She married Francis E. Fife in June 1946 in Delphi and he preceded her in November 1979. She retired from CTS after 20 years of service. She worked at Food Finders Food Bank in Lafayette for over 8 years. She was a member of the American Legion and VFW Auxiliary and Lafayette Eagles Lodge. Betty enjoyed reading and listening to Big Band music. She started the tradition 52 years ago of baking and watching her grandchildren decorate her special Christmas cookies. She loved the time spent with her rescue dog, Freckles, who she adopted and was her best friend and companion. She is survived by her daughters: Patricia Henry (Jim) and Linda Hancock (Ronald) of Lafayette, and son, Joe D. Fife (Marian) of Flora; sisters: Bethel Hinkle of Ellensburg, WA and Donna Rumble of Modesto, CA; brother, Dean Brubaker of Goshen; 8 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews. Along with her parents and husband, Francis Fife, she was preceded by her companion, Paul Tom Gipson; and her brothers: Wayne and Eddie Brubaker. Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi with services at the funeral home on Monday, June 1, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Cliff Brubaker officiating. Burial will be in Tippecanoe Memory Gardens. Memorial Contributions in Betty's memory may be made to Lafayette's Food Finders Food Bank. www.davidsonfh.com
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Published in the Journal & Courier from May 29 to May 30, 2015

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Fife, Betty J.  
Betty J. Fife, 87, Lafayette, died 05-28-2015. Arrangements: Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi.
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Published in the Journal & Courier from May 28 to May 29, 2015
Foster, Wayne F.  
Wayne F. Foster Wayne F. Foster, 80, of Attica, beloved husband, dad and grandpa went to be with his Lord and Savior at 4:02 a.m. on May 24, 2015 after a lengthy illness. Wayne was born May 11, 1935 in Attica, Indiana to the late Daniel H. and Vera (Dunklebarger) Foster. He was the youngest of seven children. The family members worked hard in the fields and in their home. He was a graduate of Attica High School in 1952. He served in the U.S. Army 3rd Armored Division from February 10, 1958 until January 28, 1960. He was trained as a fire direction specialist and served in Germany. Wayne was first married to Merridy Crumley for 15 years and they divorced. On December 1, 1973, Wayne married Janet (Dunbar) Ward in Attica. Wayne started work on the farm at a young age, then at Harrison Steel and the Olin Plant for a short time each. He then worked at C & D Technology for 35 years in middle management retiring in 1997. In retirement, Wayne got restless and found a job he really loved, driving a delivery truck part time for CP Products, Inc. in Crawfordsville for 5 years until health problems forced him to quit. He loved making new friends on the route. He was a member of the Attica Christian Church, Eagles Lodge # 2596, V.F.W. Post # 3318, American Legion Post # 259, NRA and enjoyed working with Habitat for Humanity for several years. In his younger days, he loved riding his horse "Ole Blaze", drinking beer, dancing, hunting and especially eating mushrooms. He loved tooling around town in the old golf cart that he and Tracy put all the bells and whistles on. Wayne's passion was attending his grandchildrens' sporting events and other activities. He enjoyed playing golf, watching sports on TV and going to the restaurant every morning for coffee time with friends. He was an avid Purdue fan. Wayne is survived by his loving wife, Jan of 42 years; daughters, Jeanie (Jeff) Fields and Jane (Fred) Craigin; two step sons that he raised as his own, Tony (Jackie) Ward and Tracy (Sherry) Ward; grandchildren, Mike (Jennifer) Campbell, Mickey (Natasha) Campbell, Monte Fields, Cody Craigin, Colten Craigin, Damon Ward, Megan (Zach) Collins, Torrie Ward; great-grandchildren, Rilee and Jackson Campbell; special loved ones, Malorie and Brady Sheridan and several nieces and nephews; a brother-in-law, Virgil Meyer. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Roy, Bob and his wife Nina, Max and his wife Betty; three sisters, Harriet and her husband Ed Allen, Nancy and her husband Jim Allen and Martha Meyer. Friends may call at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, on Thursday, May 28th, from 5:00 - 8 p.m. Services will be held at the funeral home on Friday, May 29th, at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Bob Elness officiating. Military gravesite services will be performed at the Riverside Cemetery, Attica. Memorial contributions may be made to the Attica Christian Church.
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Published in the Journal & Courier on May 26, 2015
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