Courier-Journal Obituaries

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April 25, 2018

Pat Benton

Pat Benton

Pat Benton Louisville - Pat Gerard Benton, 58, passed away suddenly Saturday, April 21. He was preceded in death by his loving parents Francis and Carolyn Allgeier Benton and his beloved brother John. Pat was an avid hunter, fisherman, and general outdoorsman who truly...

Patricia Lee Bettag

Patricia Lee Bettag

Patricia Lee Bettag Louisville - Patricia Lee Stengel Bettag, 75, of Louisville passed away peacefully Monday, April 23, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was a life long member of St. Therese Catholic Church and a graduate of Assumption High School. She retired as a...

Marla C. Bisig

Marla C. Bisig

Marla C. Bisig Louisville - Marla C. Bisig, 62, of Louisville, Kentucky passed away on April 21, 2018. She retired from The University of Louisville and The Jefferson County Board of Education. She was a member of Valley View Church. Marla was born on April 11, 1956 in...

Rosemary Hofmann Brewer

Rosemary Hofmann Brewer

Rosemary Hofmann Brewer Bradenton, FL - Rosemary Hofmann Brewer, formerly of Louisville, KY passed away on April 20, 2018. She was a member of and a volunteer for Ss Peter & Paul the Apostles Catholic Church. Predeceased by sisters, Sr. Christiana Hofmann, SCN, Ruth Ande and...

Agnes Philomena Therese Cullen (Casey)

Agnes Philomena Therese Cullen (Casey)

Agnes Philomena Therese (Casey) Cullen Louisville - Agnes Philomena Theresa (Casey) Cullen, 85, passed away on April 23, 2018 at the age of 85 years. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Eamonn; her daughters, Joan (Paul) and Susan; her sons, Brendan (Cindy) and...

Glenda Rhea Gayhart

Glenda Rhea Gayhart

Glenda Rhea Gayhart LaGrange, KY - LaGrange, Kentucky passed away on April 19, 2018. Glenda had two careers, After many years at AT&T, she then worked at KMI Medical Center which later was known as Ten Broeck Hospital. Glenda was born on February 11, 1930 in Rosewood,...

Elizabeth Lillian Hagan

Elizabeth Lillian Hagan

Elizabeth Lillian Hagan Louisville - age 97, passed on Sunday, April, 22, 2018. Known as Lillian to her friends, and "Granny" to her family, she lived a long and happy life. She was cherished by all who knew her. Born in Louisville, Ky, she loved to travel and make friends....

Ima Jean Hansell

Ima Jean Hansell

Ima Jean Hansell Louisville - Ima Jean Hansell, 92, of Louisville, Kentucky passed away Monday, April 23, 2018 with her family by her side. A celebration of life will be held Friday, April 27, 2018 at 11am in the chapel of Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Home, 8519 Preston Hwy....

James "Jim" Hensley

James "Jim" Hensley

James "Jim" Hensley Louisville - of Louisville, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 23, 2018. Jim was born to the late, George Willie and Mary Elizabeth Hensley on January 18, 1954, in Letcher County, Kentucky. Jim was an IT Analyst and worked with the Jeffersontown...

Joseph Kaelin

Joseph Kaelin

Joseph Kaelin Louisville - Joseph Donald Kaelin (Don) born May 23, 1925, son of Carl and Theresa Hynes Kaelin, died April 22, 2018 of injuries resulting from a severe auto accident in February. Don had been in the 443 Troop Carrier Divisions in the old Army Air Corps in WW...

Pastor Deborah Denise Macklin

Pastor Deborah Denise Macklin

Pastor Deborah Denise Macklin Louisville - , 54, passed away Friday, April 20, 2018. She was the Pastor of Greater Holy Unity Church, and Assist Manager for the Circle K. She is survived by her husband, Terry Stoudemire; children, Phillip Macklin, Tomeika Taylor (Leslie),...

Julia Ann Betcher Miles

Julia Ann Betcher Miles

Julia Ann Betcher Miles Louisville - Julia Ann Betcher Miles, age 79, of Brandenburg, KY, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018 at her residence. Julia retired as the co-owner of Miles Machine Shop after many years. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, William...

Lilly Lehmann Morand

Lilly Lehmann Morand

Lilly Lehmann Morand Louisville - Lilly Lehmann Morand was born in Arbon Switzerland on May 23, 1922. Her spirit returned there on April 20, 2018 when she passed away at the age of 95. Lilly worked in Grindelwald as a waitress with her friend Trudi and then in Basil where...

Published in The Courier-Journal from Apr. 22 to Apr. 28, 2018.

Margie Louise Nanney

Margie Louise Nanney

Margie Louise Nanney Louisville - 93, passed away Sunday, April 22 at Audubon Hospital She was a homemaker, a loving mother, and a friend to all who knew her. Preceding Margie in death is her husband, Charles Edmon Nanney. Left to cherish her memory are her children,...

Bernard M. Sims

Bernard M. Sims

Bernard M. Sims Louisville - 74, passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Episcopal Church Home. Born in Louisville, he was a 1962 graduate of St. Xavier High School and was a retired employee of the Pipefitters' Union at Philip Morris. Bernie was a member of St. Gabriel...

Catherine Shelby Speiden (Katie)

Catherine Shelby Speiden (Katie)

Catherine (Katie) Shelby Speiden Louisville - 76, died peacefully on Sunday April 22. Katie was a fighter having conquered pancreatic, liver and lung cancer for a 2 year period: most of that fight was done on her own terms, and at a pace that would have worn down a healthy...

Mattie Lee Watson

Mattie Lee Watson

Mattie Lee Watson Louisville - 89, passed away Friday, April 20, 2018. She was a member of Greater Friendship Baptist Church. She is survived by her children, Clementine W. Morris, Denise, Trudy, Candace, Jimmy, Desmond Watson; 3 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren....

April 24, 2018

Charles A. Bachmann Sr.

Charles A. Bachmann Sr.

Charles A. Bachmann Sr. LaGrange - 84, of LaGrange, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and a graduate of St. Xavier. He was a Horse Trainer and Retired Sheet Metal Journeyman Local 110. Preceding him in death...

Mary Gene "Genie" Bott (Zahnd)

Mary Gene "Genie" Bott (Zahnd)

Mary Gene "Genie" (Zahnd) Bott New Albany - 74, passed away on Saturday evening, April 21, 2018. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and aunt. Genie enjoyed being out in nature and was also an avid animal lover. She was born on September 15, 1943 in New Albany to the...

Margie Marie Gafford

Margie Marie Gafford

Margie Marie Gafford Georgetown - Margie Marie Gafford, 89, wife of Richard Dean Gafford, passed away Thursday. Margie worked as a Forman at General Electric in the Appliance Park. Along with her husband, she is survived by children, Sherry (James) Jarvis, Darlene (Brenda)...

Thelma Inez Glenn

Thelma Inez Glenn

Thelma Inez Glenn Louisville - Mrs. Thelma Inez Glenn, age 94, of Louisville, returned to her Heavenly Father on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Mrs. Glenn was born in Louisville, KY on January 28, 1924 to the late Mack and Edna Horn. She was a member of Epworth United Methodist...

Lorraine Burgher Kaufman (Formerly, Ervin)

Lorraine Burgher Kaufman (Formerly, Ervin)

Lorraine Burgher (formerly, Ervin) Kaufman Louisville - passed peacefully into God's kingdom on April 22, 2018. She lived an exemplary Christian life. Lorraine was born in Cynthiana, Kentucky, to Edmon and Ethel Johnson Burgher on February 21, 1929. She was raised in Clay...

William Louis "Bill" Loggie Jr.

William Louis "Bill" Loggie Jr.

William Louis "Bill" Loggie, Jr. Louisville - William Louis "Bill" Loggie, Jr., 58, entered Eternal Life Sunday, April 22, 2018. Bill was born in Steubenville, Ohio to the late William and Sarah Loggie. He worked in IT for Ford Motor Company, was an avid Ohio State and UofK...

Lillian M. Mahaney (Epperson)

Lillian M. Mahaney (Epperson)

Lillian M. (Epperson) Mahaney Louisville, KY - passed away on April 20, 2018, at home. Lillian was born in Louisville, KY on August 23, 1925. She and her husband, Bill, lived in Russellville, Ky for a number of years where both of their daughters were born. After raising...

Sharon Louise Pinkston

Sharon Louise Pinkston

Sharon Louise Pinkston Jeffersonville, IN - PINKSTON, Sharon Louise, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, suddenly at the age of 71 years old. Sharon was born on Thursday, June 6, 1946 in Dayton, OH. At the time of her death, she resided in...

Bernice A. Sanford

Bernice A. Sanford

Bernice A. Sanford Louisville - , passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018. Visitation: 10am -12pm Thursday, April 26, 2018 at Christ Temple Christian Life Center, 723 So. 45th St., with the funeral service to follow at noon, burial in Cave Hill Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted...

Charles Marlboro Spencer Jr.

Charles Marlboro Spencer Jr.

Charles Marlboro Spencer Jr. Louisville - died suddenly on April 20th, 2018. (1935 - 2018) He was surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his Father, Charles Marlboro Spencer Sr, Mother Helene Schuhmann Spencer, and his brother James Louis Spencer. He is...

Loretta Marie Traynor

Loretta Marie Traynor

Loretta Marie Traynor Louisville - Loretta Marie Traynor, 83, was born on January 3, 1935 in Dog Creek, KY to the late Lonnie and Fronia (Bradley) Pierce, and passed from this life on April 23, 2018. Mrs. Traynor was a former bartender for the old Whirlaway Tavern and a...

Minnie Margaret Wagner

Minnie Margaret Wagner

Minnie Margaret Wagner Louisville - 84, passed away Friday April 20, 2018. She is survived by her husband; Fred Wagner and a host of relatives and friends. Visitation 4-6 pm Wednesday at Portland Memorial Baptist Church, 3800 W. Market Street, with funeral to follow at 6 pm....

Beverly D. Walker (Roll)

Beverly D. Walker (Roll)

Beverly D. (Roll) Walker Clarksville - Beverly D. (Roll) Walker, 76, of Clarksville, IN, passed away on April 20, 2018, after a courageous battle against diabetes before succumbing to heart failure. A memorial service will be held at a later date at New Albany National...

Hubert Leon Wells

Hubert Leon Wells

Hubert Leon Wells Louisville - Hubert Leon Wells, 92, was born on November 1, 1925 in Hart county KY to the Late Bolivar and Vera (Buckner) Wells, and passed from this life on April 21, 2018. Mr. Wells was a retired machinist with the old Naval Ordinance where he worked for...

Maxine Higginbotham Whitehouse

Maxine Higginbotham Whitehouse

Maxine Higginbotham Whitehouse Louisville - Maxine Higginbotham Whitehouse of Louisville, Kentucky, formerly of Owensboro, passed away on April 21, 2018. She was born in Hancock County, Kentucky on September 21, 1925 to the late Josie and Clarence Arington. She was a member...

April 23, 2018

Leonard Covington Jr.

Leonard Covington Jr.

Leonard Covington, Jr. Louisville - 78, passed away on April 17, 2018. Service: Monday, April 23, 2018. Visitation 10 a.m. - Funeral 12 noon at Shiloh Baptist Church, 1349 Catalpa St. Interment: Green Meadows Cemetery. Professional services by Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral...

Michael Curtis Head

Michael Curtis Head

Michael Curtis Head Lagrange - Michael Curtis Head, 62, of LaGrange, passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018. He worked for Anaconda Wire Co. and a member of Ballardsville Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of 14 years, Donna Morris Head; children, Michael P. Head...

Corarita B. Hubbard

Corarita B. Hubbard

Corarita B. Hubbard Louisville - , 54, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018. She is survived by her mother, Liber Delores Burton; siblings, Angela D. Burton and John Tommy; nieces, Kevonna Burton , Kenithia Avery and Ashlee Clark-Thompson, host of family and...

Verna Lee Henson Hunt

Verna Lee Henson Hunt

Verna Lee Henson Hunt LaGrange - 85, of LaGrange, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018. She was a Baptist and retired from Ford Motor Company. Preceding her in death was her daughter, Linda Parks. Survivors include her children, Ben Roland Henson, Dinah Lee Hamilton,...

Leslie C. "Cotton" Jones

Leslie C. "Cotton" Jones

Leslie C. "Cotton" Jones Louisville - 94, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center. Cotton was born in Bloomfield, KY to the late William C. and Grace D. Limerick Jones. He was retired from Executone Systems after 34 years of service, and a...

Katsusuke Minagawa

Katsusuke Minagawa

Katsusuke Minagawa Elizabethtown - Katsusuke "Pop" Minagawa, 99, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018. Born July 20, 1918 in Ewa, Hawaii; he is preceded in death by his wife, Jutta Katsusuke. He was a career U.S. Army veteran, who fought as a member the most decorated unit, the...

Margaret Moeller (Horn)

Margaret Moeller (Horn)

Margaret Moeller (Horn) Louisville - 93, passed away Friday, April 20, 2018. Born to the late Harriett (Wilson) and William Horn, Sr., She was a graduate of Wallens Creek High School and retired after 30 plus years as a telephone operator at Bell South. She enjoyed Redbirds...

Theresa Nicarry

Theresa Nicarry

Theresa Nicarry Louisville - Theresa Nicarry, 61, passed away suddenly Friday, April 20, 2018. Theresa was born in Louisville to the late Charles and Mary Ruth Shore. She served as the Assistant Director for KinderCare, was an avid gardener and keeper of her rose beds and...

Ernest Wayne Spaulding

Ernest Wayne Spaulding

Ernest Wayne Spaulding Mt. Washington - Ernest "Wayne" Spaulding, 61, of Mt. Washington, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Wayne was an employee of Kentuckiana Curb Company, an Army veteran, and attended Northside Christian Church. He was preceded in death by his...

Christine Elizabeth Tabler (Rose)

Christine Elizabeth Tabler (Rose)

Christine Elizabeth (Rose) Tabler Louisville - Christine, 72, of Louisville passed April 21, 2018. In her lifetime, she touched many with her caring heart. She loved all animals, especially her dogs. Christine was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Russell E....

James G. Yeates

James G. Yeates

James G. Yeates Louisville, KY - James G. Yeates, 81, of Louisville, Kentucky passed away on April 19, 2018. Jim was born on February 22, 1937, Louisville, Kentucky to the late Selby & Helen (Hettiger) Yeates. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Robert and sister,...

April 22, 2018

Sherman Scott "Scottie" Anderson

Sherman Scott "Scottie" Anderson

Sherman Scott "Scottie" Anderson Louisville - Mr. Sherman Scott "Scottie" Anderson, age 84, of Shepherdsville, returned to his Heavenly Father on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Mr. Anderson was born in Butler Co., KY on October 8, 1933 to the late Roy and Sally Anderson of Round...

Margaret Mae Quinn Binder

Margaret Mae Quinn Binder

Margaret Mae Quinn Binder Louisville - passed away peacefully on April 14, 2018 at the age of 99 years young. She was born June 15, 1918 in Carnegie, PA where she grew up and married her high school sweetheart Roy in 1940. She is preceded in death by her parents Peter and...

Mildred Lee Brown

Mildred Lee Brown

Mildred Lee Brown Mt. Washington - Mildred Lee Brown, 94, of Mt. Washington, returned to the Lord on Friday, April 20, 2018. Mildred and her husband, Amos, owned the Brown's IGA Food Mart, and sponsored many girls and boys sports teams while serving the community. She was a...

Ruth Marie Pearson Clore

Ruth Marie Pearson Clore

Ruth Marie Pearson Clore Crestwood - 97, entered Eternal Life Saturday March 31, 2018. Marie was born in Bullitt County, Kentucky to the late Wallace E. and Ruth Rogers Pearson. She served her family faithfully as a wife, mother, grandmother, and homemaker. She was preceded...

Archie Lee Curtis Sr.

Archie Lee Curtis Sr.

Archie Lee Curtis Sr. Jeffersonville - Funeral services for Archie Lee Curtis Sr., 80, of Jeffersonville, IN, will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Scott Funeral Home, 2515 Veterans Parkway, Jeffersonville, IN, with burial to follow at Walnut Ridge Cemetery....

Carmel L. Frank (Lege)

Carmel L. Frank (Lege)

Carmel L. (Lege) Frank Jeffersontown - FRANK, Carmel L. (Lege), 88, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Frank is a member of St. Edward's Church and had previously worked for Grossman Sales Co. and Park and Tilford...

Published in The Courier-Journal from Apr. 21 to Apr. 22, 2018.

Susan Irene Fulton

Susan Irene Fulton

Susan Irene Fulton Louisville - , 67, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018. She is survived by his Shawn Bilyeu (Nakeshia Kimberly); grandchildren, Ke'yana and Grabriel Bilyeu; siblings, Robert (Mary Jo), William, (Patsy) and James Craigmyle (Dottie), Judith Bilyeu Thompson...

Jay Loran Halstead

Jay Loran Halstead

Jay Loran Halstead Cape Coral, FL - Jay Loran Halstead, 74, a resident of Cape Coral, FL since 2015, formerly of Jeffersonville, IN, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 in Cape Coral. He was born March 27, 1944 in Indianapolis, IN to Frank and Faith Halstead, now...

Nila L. Hoffer (Burton)

Nila L. Hoffer (Burton)

Nila L. (Burton) Hoffer Pewee Valley - Nila L. (Burton) Hoffer 87 of Pewee Valley passed on Friday April 20th, 2018. She was a past member of the First Presbyterian Church of Owensboro, KY. Nila was born March 11, 1931 in Moundsville, WV to Robert L. and Beulah V. Burton....

Clara B. Johnson

Clara B. Johnson

Clara B. Johnson Louisville - Clara B. Johnson, 93, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018. She was a member of Canaan Christian Church. She is survived by her daughter, Jacquelyn (Phillip); granddaughter, Tiye Seay; grandchildren, Dominique Betts, Tiandra and George Seay;...

John B. Johnson

John B. Johnson

John B. Johnson Louisville - John passed away peacefully on April 18, 2018 with his family by his side. John was born on Nov. 27, 1955 and was preceded in death by his father. He is survived by his wife Deborah, sons Jeffrey and Joshua (Shelby) and daughter Bethany; two...

Dolores Moody

Dolores Moody

Dolores Moody Louisville - Dolores T. "Dodi" Moody (nee Vanover), 82, entered Eternal Life Thursday, April 19, 2018. Dodi was born in Louisville to the late John and Elizabeth Vanover. She attended Ursuline Academy and retired as a Daycare Worker from Saint Joseph's Child...

Todd Newsom

Todd Newsom

Todd Newsom Louisville - Christopher Todd Newsom, 45, of Valley Station passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Todd was met at the gates of heaven, by his parents Joe and Jeanne Newsom. Todd worked in IT for Norton Healthcare. Left to cherish his memories are his...

Shirley Jean Owens (O'Nan)

Shirley Jean Owens (O'Nan)

Shirley Jean (O'Nan) Owens Louisville - Shirley Jean (O'Nan) Owens, 80, of Louisville passed away surrounded by family on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Shirley's greatest joy was family. She enjoyed spending time with them & friends on her houseboat at Green River Lake where she...

Published in The Courier-Journal from Apr. 20 to Apr. 22, 2018.

Kenneth Rice

Kenneth Rice

Kenneth Rice Louisville - Kenneth H. Rice, 90, of Louisville, Kentucky went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Ken was a long time member of Westport Road Church of Christ, serving in many capacities such as Bible teacher, mission worker, Deacon and...

Ruby Elizabeth Rooksby

Ruby Elizabeth Rooksby

Ruby Elizabeth Rooksby Corydon - 96 passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018 in Indianapolis, IN. Funerals services will be at 11 AM Monday, April 23, 2018 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon, Indiana. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.Visitation will begin at the...

Colonel David P. Schneider

Colonel David P. Schneider

Colonel David P. Schneider Louisville - Colonel David P. Schneider, 74 passed away April 19, 2018 at Baptist Hospital East. A career Army veteran he retired from Eastern High School as a JROTC instructor. He received his Bachelor degree from Niagara University and a Master...

Bob B. Sebree

Bob B. Sebree

Bob B. Sebree Louisville - 91, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 19 following a brief stay at the Hosparus In-patient Center. Bob was born September 5, 1926 to Howard and Ella Mae Sebree. He lived his life as a faithful Christian and was an active member of...

Karen Deborah Catherine Shields

Karen Deborah Catherine Shields

Karen Deborah Catherine Shields Louisville - Karen Deborah Catherine Shields, J.D., 43, of Los Angeles, CA passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. Born in Louisville, KY on March 13, 1975, Karen graduated from Louisville Collegiate School in 1993. She subsequently graduated...

Paul J. Staashelm Sr.

Paul J. Staashelm Sr.

Paul J. Staashelm, Sr. New Albany - passed away Saturday at The Historic Villages of Silvercrest. Paul was born on June 24, 1928. He was the former owner of Ace Hardware in New Albany and former owner of Downtown United Furniture in Louisville, Kentucky. He was an Army combat...

Seherzada "Ada" Vila

Seherzada "Ada" Vila

Seherzada "Ada" Vila Louisville - Seherzada "Ada" Vila, 67, died Friday, April 20, 2018. She was a registered nurse for the American Red Cross. She is survived by her husband, Smail Vila; sons, Ermin and Miran Vila; and siblings, Mina Abdomerovic and Zijad Bajramovic. For...

Roberta "Louise" Vincent (Vaughn)

Roberta "Louise" Vincent (Vaughn)

Roberta "Louise" (Vaughn) Vincent Louisville - 72, passed away April 20,2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years Eldon "Wayne" Vincent and a son Eric Scott Vincent, sister Barbara Vaughn, brother Garry Vaughn. Louise is survived by her son Todd Vincent and...

April 21, 2018

Martha F. Merrick (Marcie)

Martha F. Merrick (Marcie)

Martha (Marcie) F. Merrick Louisville - Marcie passed away and was received into heaven on April 19, 2018. She was born on June 4, 1932 to the late Jackson and Nellie Mullins. She was dedicated in life to Jesus Christ and her family and friends. Marcie was a devoted wife,...

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