Area Obituaries

Vera Jean Cummins

TIPTON – Vera Jean Cummins, age 97, of Tipton, passed away May 28, 2020, at Bloom Assisted Living and Memory Care at Kokomo. She was born Aug. 8, 1922 at Atlanta, to John W. and Eva (Balser) Barker. She attended the Atlanta School and graduated from Atlanta High School with the Class of 1940. She…

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Brady Lee Hill

CICERO – On Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Brady Lee Hill, loving son, brother, uncle and friend. passed away at the age of 20. Brady was born on Feb. 24, 2000, in Noblesville. He graduated from Hamilton Heights High School in 2019. At the age of 12, Brady started his own lawn business called Lawn Worx.…

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Keith A. Dawson

KOKOMO – Keith Alan Dawson, 67, of Kokomo died Sunday, May 24, 2020 at his residence.  He was born in Howard County on Nov. 8, 1952 to Paul R. and Wilma Jean (McIntire) Dawson. Keith was a 1970 graduate of Sharpsville Prairie High School, just prior to the opening of the Tri-Central building. He was…

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Patricia Ann Brown

WINDFALL – Patricia Ann Brown, age 77, of Windfall, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 24, 2020, at IU Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. She was born in Windfall on Sept. 30, 1942, to Jesse and Louise (Smith) Rogers. Pat graduated from Windfall High School in 1960.  She began a career at GM Delco, became…

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Dianna Boyer

ANDERSON – Dianna (Schleeter) Boyer, 76, passed away at her daughter’s residence  following an extended illness on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. She was born on May 9, 1944 in Alexandria to Robert and Yvonne (Sutton) Schleeter. She graduated from Alexandria-Monroe High School with the Class of 1962. She also graduated from the St. Vincent School…

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Herbert F. Justice

ALEXANDRIA –  Herbert F. “Herbie” Justice, Jr., 66,  of Alexandria died Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at St.Vin-cent Ascension Anderson after an extended illness. Herbie was born in Muncie, Ind. on April 29, 1954 and was the son of Herbert F. and Mary (Dyer) Justice, Sr. He later married Rose (Travis) Justice on April 2, 1978…

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Ralph Jay Broyles

SUMMITVILLE – Ralph Jay Broyles, 92, passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie following a brief illness. He was born on July 26, 1927 in Fairmount to Ralph A. and Ethel (Kirkpatrick) Broyles and had lived in the area for 92 years. He was a graduate of…

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Ada L. Cross

ALEXANDRIA –  Ada L. Cross, 87, passed away in her residence on Thursday, May 21, 2020 following a brief illness. She was born on April 20, 1933 in Elizabeth, Penn. to Charles and Bertha (Sleith) Fetkenhour and has lived in Alexandria since 1962. Ada was a graduate of West Newton High School – Class of…

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Evelyn Santiago Cox

ANDERSON – Evelyn Santiago Cox, 67, of Anderson, died Monday, May 18, 2020 in the IU Health Hospital in Indianapolis after an illness. She was born in Artesia, Calif. on Jan. 27, 1953 and was the daughter of David and Anna Louise (Quintero) Santiago Sr. Evelyn attended Madison Park Church of God in Anderson. She…

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Dawn E. Hunt

ELWOOD – Dawn E. Hunt, age 80, of Elwood and a lifelong resident of Madison County, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at St. Vincent Mercy Hospital following an automobile accident. She was born Jan. 26, 1940 in Alexandria, the daughter of W. Forest and Murel (Dick) Etsler. Dawn was a 1958 graduate…

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