August 18, 2006


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ALBERS, Genevieve, 82, St. Matthew, Indianapolis, July 24. Wife of Justin Albers. Mother of Nancy Quinn. Sister of Patricia Albers and Marilyn VonDoersten. Grandmother of two.

ALVEY, Danny, 75, St. Michael, Cannelton, July 31. Brother of Wilma Damin, Helen Krider, Rosie Rudolph, Mary Catherine Sweat and Ronnie Alvey.

ASH, Joann, 75, Christ the King, Indianapolis, July 28. Sister of Don Ash.

BALDAUF, Betty Ann, 82, St. Luke, Indianapolis, July 31. Mother of Bill and James Nicholas. Sister of Nola Andres, Grace Rea and Ruth Weller. Grandmother of four. Great-grandmother of three.

BOOK, Leonard, 80, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, New Albany, July 16. Husband of Mary Book. Father of Marguerite Mayfield, Kathleen Pamperin and Jennifer Tretter.

CLARK, Patricia, 74, St. Andrew, Richmond, July 31. Wife of Joseph Clark. Mother of Diana McEwen, Danny, Michael and Sam Clark. Sister of Sondra Malicoat. Grandmother of 11. Great-grandmother of two.

DANIELS, Mildred R., 85, St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Cambridge City, July 28. Sister of June Pflum. Aunt of several.

DICKMAN, Francis A., 72, St. Louis, Batesville, Aug. 2. Husband of Suzanne (Fenske-McMurray) Dickman. Father of Stephanie Bauer, Andrea Calvert, Marianne Dickman-Raab, Gary Durham, Frank, Kevin and Lael Desmond, and Kenny Dickman. Stepfather of Lisa Corbin and Angela McGinnis. Brother of Edna Bedel and Katie Mollaun-Hegwood. Grandfather of 12. Step-grandfather of five. Great-grandfather of one.

FAULKENBERG, Marie, 92, St. Isidore, Bristow, July 23. Mother of Linda May, Mary Wheatley, Kenneth and Larry Faulkenberg. Grandmother of 16. Great-grandmother of 25.

HACKETT, Robert, 90, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, July 30. Husband of Mary Jo Hackett.

HERBERT, Virginia B., 79, St. Mary, Rushville, Aug. 6. Mother of Susie Bacon, Karen Day, Julie Tyndall and Mark Herbert. Sister of Pauline Roll, Anna Mae Zinner and George Siefert. Grandmother of nine. Great-grandmother of five.

HILL, Jo Ann, 59, Christ the King, Indianapolis, July 30. Mother of Sarah Hill and Marla Ryan. Grandmother of three.

HUBBS, Edna E., 94, St. Paul, Tell City, July 31. Mother of Patsy Zellers, Jerry and Ron Birchler. Grandmother of 12. Great-grandmother of 31. Great-great-grandmother of two.

KORFHAGE, Dr. Bethe Anne, 30, St. Mary-of-the-Knobs, Floyds Knobs, July 30. Wife of Brian Thompson. Daughter of Chester and Thelma Korfhage. Sister of Jeanne Landrum, Kent and Mark Shirley.

KRAFT, Paul Frederick, Sr., 79, St. Mary, New Albany, Aug. 6. Father of Nancy Kraft Molnar, Charles, George, John, Joseph, Kurt, Paul Jr. and Robert Kraft. Brother of Anna Kraft Sadtler. Grandfather of 23. Great-grandfather of five.

LANE, John C., 59, Nativity, Indianapolis, Aug. 2. Husband of Nancy Lane. Father of Jacquelyn Afonso, Jason and Jeremy Lane. Son of Clifford Lane. Brother of Lonnie Mars. Grandfather of two.

LAWLER, Verlin R., 79, Holy Family, Richmond, Aug. 3. Husband of Helen Lawler. Father of Marlene Andrews, Elaine Chance, Jana Heath, Carol Kempf, Bill and Mark Lawler. Brother of Myron and Ralph Lawler. Grandfather of 13. Great-grandfather of one.

LYONS, Wayne J., 81, St. Anthony of Padua, Clarksville, July 27. Father of Judy Grau, Anita Lyons and Mary Rose Redeford. Gradfather of five. Great-grandfather of seven.

MALLARD, Carol, 68, Nativity, Indianapolis, July 29. Mother of Joan Blevens, Susan Harvey, Donna Searby, Steven and Francis Mallard Jr. Sister of Joan Mallard. Grandmother of seven. Great-grandmother of six.

MAPPES, Bernard Charles, 70, St. Roch, Indianapolis, July 31. Husband of Lois (Smith) Mappes. Father of Sharon Swhear, Debbie Watkins, Diane Williams, Jim, Mark, Michael and Nick Mappes. Brother of Kate Bickers, Delores Hussong, Caroline Underwood and Tom Mappes. Grandfather of 19. Great-grandfather of five.

MAREK, Ann J., 94, St. Luke, Indianapolis, Aug. 5. Mother of Sandra Behringer and Joseph Marek. Sister of Frank Glogowski. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of 16.

MARTIN, Pauline, 85, St. Anthony, Indianapolis, July 15. Mother of Charlene Johns, James and Richard Martin. Sister of Othur Purdue. Grandmother of eight. Great-grandmother of 17.

MELLE, Henry, 80, St. Andrew, Richmond, Aug. 4. Brother of Carl Melle.

MEYERS, Benjamin, 90, Holy Spirit, Indianapolis, Aug. 1. Father of Sally Sizemore, James and Robert Meyers. Brother of Mary Lou Meyers. Grandfather of one.

MULLEN, John, 86, St. Andrew, Richmond, Aug. 3, Father of Darla Creech, Jacqueline Lopresti, Sandra Ogborn and John A. Mullen Jr. Grandfather of several. Great-grandfather of several. Great-great-grandfather of several.

NAUGLE, Jerry C., 68, St. Barnabas, Indianapolis, Aug. 4. Father of Theresa Stafford, Lisa Zainey, Jane and Michael Naugle. Grandfather of five.

NORTHENOR, Arthur T., 86, St. Michael, Cannelton, July 30. Father of Dennis, Larry, Ronald and Thomas Northenor. Brother of Rossella Faulkenberg and Clara Fink. Grandfather of 10. Great-grandfather of 10.

ORTMAN, Ernest A., Jr., 81, St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception, Aurora, July 31. Father of Jill Clark, Joy, Duff and Rex Ortman. Grandfather of several. Great-grandfather of several.

PARIS, Viola, 85, St. Anthony of Padua, Clarksville, July 19. Mother of Nancy Banet, Ann Castleman, David, Jimmy, Kenneth and Larry Paris. Sister of Jean Bottorff, Louise Cain and Garland Morrison.

RICKE, Francis E., 85, Holy Family, New Albany, Aug. 1. Husband of Vera (Schuler) Ricke. Father of Barbara, Larry and Mike Ricke. Brother of Rita Taylor and Joseph Ricke. Grandfather of eight. Great-grandfather of one.

RINEY, Burnell T., 81, SS. Peter and Paul Cathedral, Indianapolis, July 29. Brother of Urina, Earl and Edward Riney.

SLOAN, E. Weston, 84, St. Mary, Rushville, Aug. 3. Husband of Mary A. (Delles) Sloan. Father of Suanne Evans, Jeni Hoover, Brian, Craig, Mark and Tim Sloan. Brother of Corrine Campbell, Karen Kaspar, Mary Lou McNeley and Joe Sloan. Grandfather of 14. Great-grandfather of two.

STEVENS, Jack, 86, Christ the King, Indianapolis, Aug. 1. Husband of Nancy Stevens. Father of James, John and Thomas Stevens. Stepfather of Kathleen Jansen and Kevin Treacy. Grandfather of 11. Great-grandfather of four.

STEWART, Anthony, 24, St. Anthony, Indianapolis, Aug. 1. Son of Marilyn Glelis. Brother of Cassandra Glelis.

SUTHERLAND, Mary, 75, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, New Albany, July 18. Mother of Sandra Gower, Karen Olinick, Josephine Tankersley, Angela Wiseman, Lily, Melwood and Roy Sutherland. Sister of Amy Douglas, Rose Padgett and Virginia Sheehan. Grandmother of 21. Great-grandmother of 36.

THOMAS, William G., 82, St. Paul, Sellersburg, Aug. 2. Husband of Dorothy (Hauswald) Thomas. Brother of Mary Helen Blakeking, Catherine Meneou and David Thomas.

TOLER, Jerome Joseph, 65, St. Roch, Indianapolis, July 31. Husband of Janice (Roeder) Toler. Father of Cindy Marshall, Tracey Turk, Scott and Tim Toler. Brother of Terry Toler. Grandfather of eight.

TURPIN, Nancy E. (Wyatt), 59, St. Joseph, Indianapolis, July 25. Wife of Jerry Turpin. Daughter of Mary Wyatt. Mother of Christina Van Linder and Lt. Col. Michael Turpin. Sister of Linda Bradley and Charles Wyatt. Grandmother of four.

ULSAS, Alda Camela (Velona), 87, Holy Cross, Indianapolis, July 26. Mother of Tom Ulsas. Grandmother of one. Great-grandmother of two.

WICKENS, Geneva Mae, 93, St. Bartholomew, Columbus, Aug. 4. Wife of John P. Wickens.

WOODS, Ernest, 89, St. Anthony, Indianapolis, July 13. Father of Sharon Graf, Marilyn Logan and Lowell Woods. †


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