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Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Leonna Adkins
TELL CITY – Leonna Adkins, 53, passed away on Aug. 1, 2021, at her home. She was born in Evansville on Aug. 3, 1967, daughter of Irving and Susan (Welty) Rueger, who survive her. In her teen years, her interest in art resulted in many beautiful paintings and drawings. Leonna was... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Oral Lee Goble
BOYTON BEACH, Fla. – We are at sad to announce the passing of Oral Lee Goble, who died peacefully in his home in Boynton Beach, Fla., on July 25, 2021. He was 83 years old.Oral was born on April 30, 1938, in Tell City to Radus Theron Goble II and Cecil Robbins. He went to Tell City... Read More
Kraeer Funeral Home and Cremation Center
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Oletta C. Kellems
TELL CITY – Oletta C. Kellems, 70, passed away on Aug. 2, 2021. She was born in Jeffersonville, Ind., Sept. 27, 1950.Surviving are her children, Alice McCollom (Christopher) of Jasper and Samantha Kellems of Lawrenceville, Ill., Daniel, Elmer and Kenny Kellems; eleven grandchildren... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
William C. "Bill" Lauderdale Sr.
Bill Lauderdale Sr., 79 of Tell City IN, passed away Saturday morning July 31, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Christmas Day 1941, in Hatfield Indiana, and was the son of the late Chester and Lorena (Johnson) Lauderdale. Bill retired from Century... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Blaze Patmore
Blaze Patmore passed away July 11, 2021 at Hilltop Veterinary Services in Lamar, Ind. He was born March 18, 2013. He was found at Walmart on a freezing cold day by Lisa's daughter, Brandi. She brought him home and he became part of the family.He was the faithful companion to Bob... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Cherie A. Ramsey
TELL CITY – Cherie A. Ramsey, 91, passed away on Aug. 9, 2021, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born in Tell City on Nov. 27, 1929, only child of the late Tasa (Wellmeyer) and Arthur "Tobe" Wolf. Cherie was a lifetime member of Evangelical United Church of Christ, where... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Herman "David" Rearden
TELL CITY – Herman "David" Rearden, 84, passed away Thursday, Aug. 5, at his home in Tell City.He was born in Fordsville, Ky., on Aug. 29, 1936, son of the late Ernest and Clara Huff Rearden.He married Sheila K. Jones on July 26, 1986. Dave helped organize and was the first union... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
James Paul "Jim" Roos
TELL CITY – James Paul (Jim) Roos, 91, passed away August 2, 2021, after a long illness, at his home in Tell City. He was born on March 30, 1930, to Raymond and Magdalen (Gogel) Roos, in Dale, Indiana.He was a four-sport star at Dale High School, graduating in 1948 and earning a... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Thursday, July 29, 2021
George T. Eldridge Jr.
George T. Eldridge Jr., was born Dec. 1, 1942, in Mt. Holly, N.J., to George and Dorothy Eldridge. He died July 17, 2021, in West Des Moines in the presence of family and a lot of love.He attended Bernards High School. He received his BA in math and physics, and MBA in finance from... Read More
Dyamond Memorial
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Eddy "Clark" Fischer
TELL CITY – Eddy "Clark" Fischer, 66, of Tell City passed away July 15, 2021, at his residence.He was born Aug. 6, 1954, in Tell City to Lee R. and the late Jeanne (Lorenz) Fischer.A longtime employee of Dauby's Body Shop, Clark enjoyed collecting and working on cars, watching NASCAR... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Sue Rogier
LEOPOLD – Sue Rogier, 76, passed away on July 26, 2021. She was born July 21, 1945, in Perry County, daughter of the late Elmer and Virginia R. (Scheler) Brown. Also preceding her in death in addition to her parents were her husband, Curt Rogier; brothers, Gary and Tom Brown; a sister... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Sandra Y. "Sandy" Sandage
GATCHEL – Sandra Y. "Sandy" Sandage, 54, passed away on July 25, 2021, lovingly surrounded by her family. She was born on June 12, 1967, in Tell City, daughter of the late Larry Joseph Sandage and Victoria Catherine (Rhodes) Sandage. Sandy was a 1985 graduate of Tell City High School... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Sandy Smith
TROY – Sandy passed away on July 2, 2021, with her son Westley Smith by her side. She was reunited with her husband of 43 years Jim "Smitty" Smith.She is survived by her son, Westley Smith; daughter, Julie Caracappa; son-in-law, Edward Caracappa; granddaughter, Michelle; grandson... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Lorna Wilson (Gibson)
LAKE VILLAGE – Lorna (Gibson) Wilson, 78, of Lake Village passed away at home Sunday, July 25, 2021. She is survived by her husband, Ron; son, Craig (Marsha) of Springfield, Mo.; her grandchildren, Matthew of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Victoria of Springfield, Mo.; siblings, Joseph... Read More
Sheets Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 28 to Jul. 29, 2021.
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Vernie R. Harpenau
TELL CITY – Vernie R. Harpenau, 71, passed away on July 18, 2021, in Jeffersonville. He was born in Tell City on Jan. 7, 1950, to Albert and Esther (Boehm) Harpenau. Vernie was a 1968 graduate of Perry Central High School's first graduating class and was a member of the Indiana National... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 21 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Francis B. Kellems
DERBY – Francis B. Kellems, 94, passed away on July 16, 2021, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born in Tell City on July 21, 1926, to Maggie (Damin) and Eunice Patrick Kellems. At the age of 17, Francis enlisted in the United States Navy during World War II. In early... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 21 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Celebration of Life - Leon Whitehead
A celebration of life is being hosted for Israel Leon Whitehead on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at the Rome Community Courthouse in Rome, Ind. The Celebration will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Please come and share stories and experiences of Leon's life. The... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 21 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Tim Schank
TELL CITY – Tim Schank, 57, of Tell City passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro, Ky.He was born Aug. 31, 1963, in Tell City to the late Michael Schank and Martha Hagedorn Schank, who survives.Tim was a 1982 graduate of Tell City High... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 21 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Matilda Lucille Walsh
ST. CROIX – Matilda Lucille Walsh, 84, passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Wedgewood Health Care Center in Clarksville.She was born Jan. 22, 1936, to John and Mary Ida Cassidy Walsh at St. Croix Indiana. She was a bookkeeper and a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church.She is survived... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 21 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Raymond Lee Board Sr.
TELL CITY – Raymond Lee Board Sr., 79, of Evanston passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021. He was born in Stephensport, Ky., on Nov. 26, 1941.He is survived by his wife, Bernice of Evanston; children, Juanita (Rick) Taylor of Chrisney, Loretta (Phil) Michel of Huntingburg, Marcia (Jeff)... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 14 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Robert L. "Bob" Goffinet
TELL CITY – Robert L. "Bob" Goffinet, 87, passed away peacefully on July 14, 2021, at his home. He was born in Leopold on Nov. 12, 1933, son of Alice Leona (George) and Leo Francis Goffinet.Bob was a 1952 graduate of Oil Township High School and United States Army veteran. He was... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Barbara Sue Jensen
ROCKPORT – Barbara Sue Jensen, 75, of Rockport passed away on Saturday, July 3, 2021, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville.Barbara was born in Evansville, Indiana on Jan. 11, 1946, to the late John W. and Mary Helen (Wirthwein) Kramer.Barbara was a United States Air Force Veteran... Read More
Boultinghouse Funeral Home Youngblood Chapel
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Arnold W. "Arnie" Mulzer Jr.
NEWBURGH – Arnold W "Arnie" Mulzer Jr., age 78, passed away on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, in Newburgh.Arnie was born on Sept. 27, 1942, in Martinsville. He graduated from Tell City High School and served in the Army Reserves.He moved to Newburgh, where he worked and ran the family business... Read More
Titzer Family Funeral Homes, Simpson Chapel
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Robert Jason Pierce
GRANDVIEW – Robert Jason Pierce, 42, of Grandview passed away on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.Jason was born in Frankfort, Ky., on May 28, 1979, to Robert Brad Pierce and Lisa (Clark) Johnson.He was a 1997 graduate of South Spencer High School.Jason loved his children dearly. His life revolved... Read More
Boultinghouse Funeral Home Youngblood Chapel
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Charles W. Small
RICHLAND – Charles W. Small, 96, of Richland passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021, at Miller's Merry Manor in Rockport.Charlie was born in Spencer County on Nov. 25, 1924, to the late Chester and Hazel (Covey) Small.He attended Richland General Baptist Church, where he served as deacon... Read More
Boultinghouse Funeral Home Youngblood Chapel
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Bille Ann Thomas
TELL CITY – Billie Ann Thomas, 83, passed away on July 13, 2021. She was born in Carbon Glow, Ky., to Thelma (Dunn) and Rex Cole on Nov. 17, 1937. Surviving are her children, Joni Dixon (Stanley) of Clearfield, Ky., and Tim Arnold (Robyn Bryant) of Tell City; sisters, Phyllis Mitchell... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Israel Leon Whitehead
A celebration of life is being hosted for Israel Leon Whitehead on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at the Rome Community Courthouse in Rome, Ind. The Celebration will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. CST. Refreshments will be served. Please come and share stories and experiences of Leon's life.... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Danielle Dawn Zuelly
TELL CITY – Danielle Dawn Zuelly, 48, of Tell City passed away Monday, July 12, 2021, at the University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, Ky.She was born July 17, 1972, in Tell City. Her parents are Keith and Roxanne Gratzer Rust and Kent and Rita Little. Danielle was a 1990 graduate... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Thursday, July 15, 2021
Douglas Ward Haywood
TELL CITY – Douglas Ward Haywood, 62, of Fort Wayne died July 11, 2021, at IU Health University Hospital, Indianapolis. Douglas was born May 1, 1959, in Tell City and was the son of the late David and Joyce Haywood. He was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, 4th Degree... Read More
Divine Mercy Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 14 to Jul. 15, 2021.
Michael Wayne "Mike" Stout
EVANSVILLE – Michael "Mike" Wayne Stout, 67, of Evansville, formerly of Tell City, passed away Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at Linda E. White Hospice House. Mike passed away peacefully after a long illness. Preceding him in death are his parents, Cecil and Eleanora (Hemphling) Stout; and... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 14 to Jul. 15, 2021.
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Duane David Cassidy
TELL CITY – Duane David Cassidy, 54, passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville due to complications from COVID-19. He was born in Tell City Sept. 30, 1966, the son of the late Russell and Mary Helen (Cronin) Cassidy.He married Beth Vance on a hot summer... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 12 to Jul. 13, 2021.
William E. Huff
CHRISNEY – William E. Huff, 86, passed away Monday July 5, 2021, at his home in Tell City.He was born in Tell City on Dec. 14, 1934, son of the late Elmer and (Stella McAllister) Huff.He married Nelda Grigsby Hagan, who preceded him in death on April 1, 2007. He retired from Tell... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 12 to Jul. 13, 2021.
James R. Patton
TELL CITY – James R. Patton, 56, passed away on July 6, 2021. He came into this world like a firecracker on July 5, 1965, to the late great, Mary "Elizabeth" and Ray Patton Sr. He was united in marriage the first time to Stacy (Daum) Bateman in 1988, but to be honest, they couldn't... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 12 to Jul. 13, 2021.
Thursday, July 8, 2021
Beulah M. "Boots" Buchanan
TELL CITY – Beulah M. "Boots" Buchanan, 90, passed away on July 3, 2021, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born in Tell City to Alma (Webb) and Charles Huck on Nov. 13, 1930. Boots was a 1948 graduate of Tell City High School. She had worked at General Electric for 37... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 7 to Jul. 8, 2021.
Irene B. Cole
TELL CITY – Irene B. Cole, 94, was called to her Heavenly home on July 5, 2021. She was born on March 1, 1927, in Evanston to the late Louise (Polster) and Herman Mulzer. She was the youngest of seven children who all preceded her in death: Arnold Mulzer, Roland Mulzer, Edgar Mulzer... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 7 to Jul. 8, 2021.
Eleanor Marie Minto (Tippin)
PERRY COUNTY – Eleanor Marie (Tippin) Minto, 86, passed away July 2, 2021, at Oakwood Health Campus.Born Nov. 4, 1934, in Washington County, she was the daughter of the late James and Nellie (Martin) Tippin. She served in the United States Army from 1953 to 1956, where she was stationed... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 7 to Jul. 8, 2021.
Blake N. Rust
Blake N. Rust, 67, passed away Friday July 2, 2021. He was born in Tell City on March 9, 1954, the son of the late Boyd Rust and Verlee Cotton Rust who survives him.He is survived by his mother, Verlee Nelson of Tell City; a son, Justin Rust of Tell City; a sister, Kyla Erne of Avon... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 7 to Jul. 8, 2021.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Margaret Lee Fischer
TELL CITY – Margaret Lee Fischer, 85, passed away peacefully the morning of June 30, 2021, at Lightways in Joliet, Ill., surrounded by her children.Margaret was born in Jasper on Jan. 8, 1936, to the late Andrew and Hilda (Sendelweck) Wening. She grew up as a farmer in Boone Township... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 6 to Jul. 7, 2021.
Rhea Lynn Gehlhausen
TELL CITY – Rhea Lynn Gehlhausen, 56, passed away June 25, 2021.She was born in Evansville to Rosalie (Amos) and Herman "Bud" Henning on June 28, 1964.Rhea was a 1982 graduate of Tell City High School. She liked to be at home, babysitting her grandchildren and spend time with family... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 6 to Jul. 7, 2021.
Criss H. Gruver
TELL CITY – Criss H. Gruver, passed away peacefully July 1, 2021, at his home place in rural Tell City, where he lived most of his 91 years.Born April 6, 1930, in Tell City, he was the son of the late Albert J. and Cora (Criss) Gruver. He attended Covey and Howell grade schools, graduated... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jul. 6 to Jul. 7, 2021.
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Shawn Curl Gottman
TELL CITY – Shawn Curl Gottman, 55, of Owensboro, Ky., beloved wife, mother, grandmother and GG, passed away Monday, June 28, 2021, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born Oct. 29, 1965, in Gary to Orin and Shirley Bland Curl. Shawn enjoyed going to yard sales and flea... Read More
Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Kenneth Griepenstroh
NEWTONVILLE – Kenneth Griepenstroh, 66, of Newtonville passed away June 27, 2021.Born Dec. 27, 1954, in Tell City, he was the son of the late Lewis and Ruth (Rust) Griepenstroh.Survivors include his nephews, Keith Griepenstroh and Gary (Gale) Griepenstroh both of Grandview; and a... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Steven Michael Houghland
FULDA – Steven Michael Houghland, 71, of Fulda, passed away on Thursday, June 24, at Crown Point Neuro Hospital. Steven was born Oct. 13, 1949, in Tell City to Charles and Elsie (McMahan) Houghland. He married Judy Zoglman on May 27, 1978, in St. Meinrad Church. Steven was a retired... Read More
Becher Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Nancy R. Huebschman
EVANSTON – Nancy R. Huebschman, 80, passed away Tuesday, June 22, 2021.She was born on Dec. 25, 1940, and raised in Bristow. She is survived by her husband, Donald Huebschman of Evanston; sons, Don (Rachel) Huebschman of Santa Claus, and Nathan Huebschman of Evanston; sisters, Irene... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Danita F. Landers
Danita F. Landers, 58, passed away Monday June 21, 2021, at her home.She was born on Jan. 12, 1963, the daughter of the Eldon and Eddie Jean (Webb) Hammack.She had been employed at Styline Industries. Danita enjoyed gardening, reading and especially her dog, Bo.She is survived by... Read More
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Patrick Glenn "Pat" McKinney
NEWTONVILLE – Patrick Glenn "Pat" McKinney, 67, passed away on June 22, 2021.He was born in Gary, Ind., to Dorothy Marie (Goodwin) and Charles Glenn McKinney on May 15, 1954. Pat was a 1972 graduate of Tell City High School. He had worked 25 years for Malone Brothers before helping... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Joseph E. Mullis
FULDA – Joseph E. Mullis, 90, of Fulda, passed away on Friday, June 25, at his home. Joseph was born Feb. 25, 1931, in Fulda to Emil and Cecilia (Jacob) Mullis. He married Mary Alice Hilgenhold on June 14, 1958, in St. Mark Church. Joseph was a construction worker. He was a member... Read More
Becher Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 1, 2021.
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Carol Ann Bailey
TELL CITY – Carol Ann Bailey, 91, passed away June 19, 2021, on her birthday, at her home, surrounded by family. She was born in Tell City on June 19, 1930, the seventh child of Ross and Lola (Hagedorn) Kellems. Carol Ann was a 1948 graduate of Tell City High School. She had worked... Read More
Huber Funeral Home
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2021.
Mary Joyce Baldwin
TELL CITY – Mary Joyce Baldwin, 91, passed away Thursday, June 17, 2021.She was born June 16, 1930, in Tell City.Surviving are her sons, Jeffery Baldwin of Venice, Fla.; Steven Baldwin of Angel Fire, N.M.; and three grandchildren.Funeral services were Wednesday, June 23, at St. Paul... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2021.
Connie Brassard Bassard
Connie Brassard, 70, passed away on June 21, 2021. She was born on April 1, 1951, to Claude and Betty VanHoosier in Bristow.Connie is survived by her children, Jonathan (Emma) Brassard and Natalie Brassard; nieces and nephews, Shari Kirkpatrick, Debra Rust, Tammie Woolsey, Randy Cash... Read More
Published in Perry County News from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2021.
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