Columbus Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via The Republic 

    Robert Junior Roberts, Columbus

    He had previously been employed as a police officer for Hope and Greensburg, worked at Kenny Glass for 42 years and was presently a paper carrier for The Republic. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Norman Funeral Home in Hope with Pastor Eli Johnson officiating.

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  • Yesterday | via The Republic 

    Gary C. Janes, Columbus

    Gary C. Janes, 61, of Union St., died at 6:05 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital. Gary was a Chicago Bears fan and loved his Harley-Davidson motorcycles.

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  • Thursday | via The Republic 

    June Sheldon Thornburg, Columbus

    June was born in Knightstown, Indiana, July 24, 1926, the daughter of Wilbur and Melissa Johnson Sheldon. She married Joseph Thornburg March 15, 1947, in Columbus.

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  • Thursday | via The Republic 

    Brian L. Martin, Columbus

    He was employed as a maintenance technician at Enkei America, was an avid NASCAR fan and model builder, and also enjoyed fishing. Cremation is planned.

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  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via The Republic 

    Wesley Douglas Colyer, Sr., North Vernon

    Wesley Douglas Colyer, Sr., 64, of North Vernon, Indiana, passed away at 11:40 p.m. on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus, Indiana. He was born on November 3, 1950, in Hazard, Kentucky, the son of the late Denny and Eunice Sumner Colyer.

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  • Monday Apr 13 | via The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York 

    Eva Mae Beish

    Eva Mae Beish, 80, formerly of 815 Lafayette St., Jamestown, passed away at 6:45 a.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015, in the Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility.

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  • Monday Apr 13 | via The Republic 

    Russell Lewis "Rusty" Schmidt, Bloomington

    Russell Lewis "Rusty" Schmidt, age 62, of Bloomington, Indiana, passed away at his family home early Monday morning, April 13th, 2015. He was born in Oceanside, California, to Bob and Peggy Burris Schmidt.

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  • Monday Apr 13 | via The Republic 

    Harvey Joseph Marshall, Columbus

    He is survived by his wife, Gail Marshall; a daughter, Mandy Bott of Jeffersonville; one granddaughter; four brothers, Fred, Mike, Tom and Daniel; and three sisters, Pauline, Penny and Carol. No funeral services are scheduled at this time.

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  • Sunday Apr 12 | via The Republic 

    Anna T. Conner, Columbus

    A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at East Columbus United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Charles Aigner officiating.

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  • Sunday Apr 12 | via The Republic 

    Annette "Sissy" Gilbert, Hope

    Survivors include sons, Jeremy Castaneda of Indianapolis and Justin Castaneda of Hammond; siblings, Charby Gilbert, Brian Gilbert, Alan Gilbert, Keith Gilbert, all of Columbus; and a companion of many years, Matt Hudson of Hope.

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  • Sunday Apr 12 | via The Republic 

    Raymond "Junior" Schmeltz, Columbus

    He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the Eagles Lodge and enjoyed going to antique tractor shows and fishing. The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Jonathan Moore Pike with Virgil Clotfelter officiating.

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  • Friday Apr 10 | via The Republic 

    Ruth R. Hill, Columbus

    Ruth R. Hill, 83, of Columbus, died at 1:15 p.m. Friday, April 10, 2015, at Lutheran Life Villages in Kendallville. Survivors include sons, Steven Richard Hill of Swan and Randy Hill of Butler; daughters, Linda Hill of Butler, Sheryl Mumma of Columbus, Janice Edwards of Butler and Debbie Bissell of Auburn; a brother, Robert Shattuck of Columbus; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

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  • Thursday Apr 9 | via Daily Journal 

    Clyde W. - Smoky' Pedigo, Columbus

    Survivors include two sons, William D. Pedigo of Columbus and Timothy W. Pedigo of Middletown; a daughter, Lea A. Pedigo of Columbus; four grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home, 3855 25th St. in Columbus, with Pastor Jerry Ballard officiating.

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  • Thursday Apr 9 | via The Republic 

    Charlotte C. Gabbard, Columbus

    Charlotte C. Gabbard, 67, of Columbus, died at 9:42 p.m. Thursday, April 9, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital. Survivors include her mother, Geneva Bryant Rooks of Edinburgh; sons, Kevin Rooks of Edinburgh and Troy Rooks of Edinburgh; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

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  • Wednesday Apr 8 | via The Republic 

    Clyde W. "Smoky" Pedigo, Columbus

    Clyde W. "Smoky" Pedigo, 85, of South National Road, died at 8:41 a.m. Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital. Clyde was born April 5, 1930, in Knob Lick, Kentucky, the son of Henry and Mary Berthie Pedigo.

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  • Tuesday Apr 7 | via The Republic 

    Lorraine Landreth, Columbus

    Lorraine Landreth, 102, of Columbus, died at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at Willow Crossing Health & Rehabilitation Center. Lorraine was born December 15, 1912, in Effingham, Illinois, the daughter of Owen Leslie and Bessie Patterson Doty.

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  • Sunday Apr 5 | via The Republic 

    Norma Jean Carmichael Henkle, Tampa, Florida

    Norma Jean Carmichael Henkle, 86, formerly of Columbus, died Sunday, April 5, 2015, at Fairway Oaks Center in Tampa, Florida. She is survived by a son, Randall "Randy" Henkle of Springfield, Missouri; a daughter, Jennifer Bryant of Edinburgh; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

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  • Thursday Mar 26 | via The Republic 

    Roeita Jean Lyle, Valley in Surprise, Arizona

    Roeita Jean Lyle, 81, formerly of Columbus, passed away at 9:12 p.m., March 26, 2015, at Hospice of the Valley in Surprise, Arizona. Roeita was employed at Cummins Engine Company, Cosco and Almeyer Bakery.

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  • Jan 2, 2015 | via The Republic 

    Henrietta C. Owens, Columbus

    Henrietta C. Owens, 95, of Columbus, died at 3:10 a.m. January 2, 2015, at Keepsake Village of Columbus. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.

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  • Nov 20, 2014 | via The Republic 

    David Keith "Butch" Brumfield, Brownsville...

    David Keith "Butch" Brumfield, 72, of Brownsville, Texas, formerly of Columbus, died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at Valley Regional Center in Brownsville.

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