Obituaries

March 17, 2020

Gary Lee Hardebeck, 64, of Frankfort, passed away Friday, March 13, 2020, at Aperion Care in Frankfort. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Gary’s name to Sleep in Heavenly Peace. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.gendafuneralhome.com.

Marsha J. Logan, 70, of Kokomo and formerly of Tipton, died Saturday, March 14, 2020, at Waterford Place Health Campus in Kokomo after a long battle with cancer. Memorial donations in honor of Marsha may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96th St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

Deborah K. Turner, 66, passed unexpectedly Wed-nesday morning, Jan. 22, 2020 at IU Health Blackford Hospital. Waters Funeral Home of Hartford City is entrusted with cremation arrangements. Condolences may be shared at www.watersfuneralhomes.com

Thomas L. “Tom” Johnson, 76, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at Northview Health and Living following an extended illness. In light of the current health issues, make good decisions regarding attendance at the visitation or services for Tom. If you are feeling ill in any way, may we suggest leaving an on-line condolence on our website, rather personally attending.

March 18, 2020

David Scott Johnson, 48, of Alexandria, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2020, surrounded by family at Community Hospital in Anderson after a sudden illness. Whetsel Funeral Service is honored to care for Scott and the Johnson family. Online condolences: www.whetselfuneralservice.com.

Jack Robert Masters, 88, of Tipton, died Monday at his home. Funeral services are being planned for later this spring. Young-Nichols Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Freda O. Crotinger, 88, of Alexandria went to be with her Heavenly Father on Sunday, March 15, 2020 after an extended illness. Whetsel Funeral Service is honored to care for Freda and the Crotinger & Stroup families. Online condolences visit www.whetselfuneralservice.com.

March 19, 2020

Dr. James M. Rodewald, age 72, of Frankton, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at St. Vincent Mercy Hospital in Elwood.  Arrangements are pending at Copher-Fesler-May Funeral Home in Elwood.

Larry R. “Peanut” Etchison, 73, passed away on Monday, March 16, 2020 at Community Hospital in Anderson after being stricken suddenly ill. Owens Memorial Services is honored to care for Larry and serve the Etchison family. Online condolences may be made at www.owensmemorialservices.com.

Donnie M. Cornett, 86, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital following an extended illness. Owens Funeral Home is honored to handle cremation arrangements for Donnie and serve the Cornett family. Online condolences may be made at www.owensmemorialservices.com.

Donna Marie Knotts, age 59, of Frankton, went to be with her Lord and Savior suddenly on Monday, March 16, 2020 at Community Hospital in Anderson following recent health issues. A modified visitation will be today at Harper and Dunnichay Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Staff from the funeral home will direct visitors when they may enter the funeral home to pay their respects. A limited number of family members will be present to receive visitors. The family requests that anyone showing symptoms of illness please remain home for everyone’s safety. Please utilize the funeral home website www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com, Facebook page, and sympathy cards to express condolences to the family if you are unable to attend.

March 20, 2020

Rev. Jack Robert Masters, 88, of Tipton died on Monday, March 16, 2020 at his home. Young-Nichols Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Please visit our website at www.young-nichols.com where condolences may be left for the family.

Paul L. Swindell, 77, of Alexandria, died Wednesday at Community Hospital in Anderson. Funeral arrangements are pending at Dunnichay Funeral Home.

Ronald L. “Ron” Petty, 68, passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hos-pital following an extended illness. Owens Funeral Home is honored to care for Ron’s cremation arrangements and serve the Petty family. on-line condolences:  www.owensmemorialservices.com

James “Dutch” Hunsberger, 83, of Kendallville, died today at  his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Dunnichay Funeral Home.

Mary Ellen Haller, 99, of Tipton, and formerly of Kempton, died Wednesday at her residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Young-Nichols Funeral Home.

March 21, 2020

Sharon Ann Daubenspeck, 71, of Quincy, Ind., passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at her home. Burial will be at Arcadia Cemetery in Arcadia. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 50 East 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240. Online condolences may be made at www.randallroberts.com.

Mary Ann (Brotherton) Key, 84, died March 19, 2020, at St Vincent’s Hospital in Anderson following recent health issues. Owens Funeral Home is honored to care for Mary and serve the Key family. Online condolences may be made at  www.owensmemorialservices.com.

March 24,2020

Carolyn F. Bohlander, 95, of Summitville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Tipton following an extended illness. The public is encouraged to express condolences and share memories of Carolyn at copherfeslermay.com on her obituary page.

Laurence Edward “Ed” Gillespie, 86, passed away on March 21, 2020, at Bethany Pointe Health Campus in Anderson following an extended illness. burial at Sunset Memorial Park in Elwood. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Elwood Fire Department. Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com

Carl Earl Thurston, 59, of Tipton, died March 19, 2020, at Waterford Place in Kokomo. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, Ill. 60674. Young-Nichols Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.

Michelle D. (Speer) Ventura, 43, of Anderson, died Monday at St.Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Funeral arrangements are pending at Copher-Fesler-May Funeral Home.

Mary C. Engleman, 92, of Kokomo, died on Sunday, March 22, 2020, at Waterford Place in Kokomo. Young-Nichols Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Memorial contributions in memory of Mary may be made to the West Street Christian Church, 132 N. West St., Tipton, IN 46072.

March 25, 2020

Richard “Lee” Remington, 59, passed away at his residence on Monday, March 23, 2020 following an extended illness. Owens Funeral Home is honored to care for Lee and serve the Remington family On-line condolences: www.owensmemorialservices.com

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