Columbus Obituaries

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  • 13 hrs ago | via The Republic 

    Robert Wayne Hartwell, Columbus

    Robert Wayne Hartwell, 48, of Columbus, Indiana, died Monday, March 30, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital. He was born March 7, 1967, in Columbus, the son of Charles R. and Luessie Hartwell.

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  • Saturday Mar 28 | via The Republic 

    Jackie "Jack" Ray Fields, Columbus

    In addition to his wife, Lois Gail Mather, Jack is survived by his children, Michael Fields, Debra Sweeney, Cherrie Collins, Kimberly Kyer, Rick Zink, J.D. Fields and Julia Richey; a brother-in-law, Bob Downing; two sisters-in-law, Midge Fields and Cheryl Fields; sixteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren. Funeral service for Jack will be in the Apostolic Pentecostal Tabernacle at 7 p.m. Tuesday with Brother Larry Arrowood, Brother Aaron Arrowood, Brother Scott Erwin and his son-in-law, Doug Sweeney officiating.

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  • Friday Mar 27 | via Newark Advocate 

    Derr, Sonia Jean

    Sonia Jean Derr MARIETTA: Sonia Jean Derr, 88, of Marietta passed away at 6:00am, Friday, March 20, 2015, at Heartland of Marietta. She was born August 17, 1926 in Glouster, OH, a daughter of Frank and Nellie Snedden.

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  • Friday Mar 27 | via The Republic 

    Wilma Joyce Hanner Sovern, Columbus

    Wilma Joyce Hanner Sovern, 74, of Columbus, died at 1:40 a.m. Friday at St. Vincent's Hospital in Indianapolis. Survivors include her husband, Dale Sovern.

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  • Thursday Mar 26 | via The Indianapolis Star 

    Margaret Mary Smock

    Margaret was born July 22, 1925 in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter of Harry and Rose Burns.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via Daily Journal 

    Viola - Boots' Burton, Elizabeth Town

    Survivors include children, Jackie Hamner and Don Burton, both of Elizabethtown, Jim Burton Jr. and Doug Hamner, both of Scipio, Kevin Burton of North Vernon and Christina Fitch of Edinburgh; 13 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Myers-Reed Chapel, 3729 25th St., Columbus, with the Rev.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via The Republic 

    William E. Stockelman, Columbus

    William E. Stockelman, 78, of W. Hyde Street, died at 1:35 a.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, after a long battle with cancer at Four Seasons Healthcare. William was born August 6, 1936 in Seymour, the son of John B. and Nellie G. White Stockelman.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via The Republic 

    Michael J. Hudson, Columbus

    Michael J. Hudson, 67, of Waycross Drive, died at 10:12 a.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital Emergency Department. Michael was a U.S. Air Force veteran and formerly worked at Bartholomew County Public Library, Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp, and Columbus Regional Hospital.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via The Republic 

    Elizabeth Jane "Betsy" Simpson, Ellenton, ...

    Mrs. Simpson grew up in Dover Plains, New York and graduated from the State University of New York at Plattsburg with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing, in 1957. After many years of clinical nursing, she dedicated the last 20 years of her career to teaching nursing at Indiana Vocational Technical College in Columbus, Indiana.

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  • Tuesday Mar 24 | via The Star Press 

    Barbara Ann Mirer

    Barbara Ann Mirer, 76, passed away Monday morning, March 23, 2015 at Morrison Woods in Muncie, IN following an extended illness. She graduated from McKenzie High School in Detroit in 1956 and studied Occupational Therapy at Eastern Michigan University.

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  • Tuesday Mar 24 | via The Republic 

    Dan A. Moore, Columbus

    Dan A. Moore, 83, of Columbus, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Our Hospice Center of South Central Indiana surrounded by family. Dan was born May 15, 1931, in Decatur County to Alfred C. Moore and Augusta M. Woods Moore.

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  • Tuesday Mar 24 | via The Republic 

    Wilma R. McDaniel, Westport

    Wilma R. McDaniel, 80, of Westport, died at 8:31 p.m. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus. Survivors include her daughter, Amanda Kay Fiore of Westport; her sons, John Henry McDaniel, II of Greensburg, George W. McDaniel, Jr. of Westport, Gary Vinson of Sheldon, Missouri and Marty Vinson of Kankakee, Illinois; her sisters, Alene Woolsey, Betty Baher, Fayetta Myers, June Perez, Linda Perkins and Sheron Clemons all of Missouri; her brother, Lonnie Reid of Missouri; 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

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  • Monday Mar 23 | via The Republic 

    Janet L. Merriman, New Whiteland

    Janet L. Merriman, 72, of New Whiteland, Indiana, passed away March 23, 2015, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin, Indiana. She was born July 1, 1942, in Columbus, Indiana, the daughter of Burl R. and Jean Anderson.

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  • Sunday Mar 22 | via The Republic 

    B. Louise Idlewine, Greensburg

    B. Louise Idlewine, 74, of Greensburg, passed away at 5:15 p.m. Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus. She was born August 14, 1940, in Edinburgh, the daughter of Andrew and Elsie Blanton.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via The Republic 

    Sandra M. Haynes, Columbus

    Sandra M. Haynes, 62, of Columbus, formerly of Phoenix, Arizona, passed from this life at 4:10 a.m. Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Sandra worked at her church in Phoenix in various positions including leading the Women on the Street Ministry, working in the kitchen and print department, and being a Bible study leader.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via The Republic 

    Margaret Mary Smock, Indianapolis

    Margaret Mary Smock, 89, of Indianapolis, died at 2:46 p.m., March 21, 2015, at Forrest Creek Village in Indianapolis. A private service was held at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home, followed by burial at Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus, Indiana.

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  • Saturday Mar 21 | via The Republic 

    Derek James Miller, Columbus

    Derek James Miller, 24, of Columbus, passed away early Saturday morning, March 21, 2015, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Born March 2, 1991, Derek was the son of Michael K. and Stephanie Miller, who survive.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Daily Journal 

    Annie M. Wade, Edinburgh

    She is survived by sons, Donald R. Wade of North Vernon, Robert L. Wade and Roger D. Wade, both of Edinburgh, and Bruce D. Wade of Franklin; daughters, Doris A. Feese of Columbus and Vera M. Olmstead of Edinburgh; a sister, Wanda Chandler of Edinburgh; 15 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a great-granddaughter; and siblings, Robert Fitch, Willie Fitch, Dorothy Wooten, Katherine Barton and Margie Wooten.

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  • Thursday Mar 19 | via Daily Journal 

    Robert Earl - Bob' Davis, Franklin

    Robert Earl "Bob" Davis, 79, of Franklin, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus. Bob was born in Mooresville on Sept.

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  • Thursday Mar 19 | via The Republic 

    Thomas E. Childers Sr., Hope

    Thomas E. Childers Sr., 57, of Hope, died at 8:52 a.m. Monday, March 16, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

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