Elmer C. ‘Buck’ Beickman 89; World War II veteran
Funeral services for Elmer C. “Buck” Beickman, 89, of Clarksville, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at Scott Funeral Home’s North Chapel, with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. He died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2007, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services.
He was born Oct. 17, 1917, in Brownstown to William and Lizzie Beickman. He married Verna Wesner Dec. 3, 1938, in Newport, Ky. She preceded him in death on July 14, 2003. He was also preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Leonard in infancy, and Raymond on Dec. 15, 2006. He retired from Liberty National Bank. He had also worked at the Jeffersonville Quartermaster and at Colgate’s. He was a veteran of World War II with two bronze battle stars, a member of the American Legion Post 35, and the Falls Lodge 749 in Clarksville. He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church for over 50 years.
Survivors include his son, Bill (Vanessa) Beickman, Clarksville; a grandson, Maxwell Dalton; brothers, Richard (Myrt) Beickman, Clarksville, Herbert Beichman, Seymour and Wilbert (Bert) Beickman, Brownstown; a sister, Louise (Ray) Younger, Brownstown; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation at Scott Funeral Home’s North Chapel will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 7.
The family requests expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Catherine S. Fusco Conlin 92; St. Augustine Church member
Funeral services for Catherine S. Fusco Conlin, 92, of Jeffersonville, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, with burial to follow in St. Anthony Cemetery. She died Friday, Jan. 5, 2007, at her home.
She was born Sept. 18, 1914, to Marion Fusco and Anna Shober in Jeffersonville.
She worked for Wm. J. Conlin Plumbing and Heating from 1942 until 1965 and at ICI America from 1965 to 1974. She was a member of St. Augustine Church. Her favorite times of life were taking care of children and Jazzercise which she continued to age 87.
Survivors include a daughter, Veronica “Vicki” Conlin and her husband Dave Roy, Jeffersonville; three sisters, Ann Horlander, Jeffersonville, Fannie Hartman, Jeffersonville and Martha Barnes, Jeffersonville; a brother-in-law, Robert Snodgrass, Madison; three nieces, Connie “Shobie” Thomas, Georglanna “Porge” Wright and her husband Bruce and Jean Sanford; friends who cared for her, Brenda and Ray Branger; special friend, Candy Stewart and four generations of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William James Conlin; parents Marion Fusco and Anna Shober; three sisters, Georgie Fusco, Marguerite Knowland and Connie Snodgrass; two brothers, Marion Fusco and Theodore Fusco; a nephew, Theodore Lee Fusco.
Visitation at Coots Funeral Home will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9.
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to New Hope Services, Inc.
James "Jim" T. Fitch 76; New Washington
Funeral services for James "Jim" T. Fitch, 76, of New Washington, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2007, at Scott Funeral Home’s North Chapel, with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. He died Saturday, Jan. 6, at the University of Louisville Hospital.
He was a native of New Orleans, a retired foreman for Colgate Palmolive, a member of the Masonic Lodge #40, Past Patron of the Order of the Eastern Star #532 in Jeffersonville, the Scottish Rite in Indianapolis, on the Sheriff Merit Board of Clark County and on the New Washington Township Water Board.
Survivors include his wife, Marilyn Grote Fitch; two daughters, Gayle Adair and her husband Sam, Wadsworth, Ohio and Chris Townsend and her husband Dwight, Sellersburg; two grandsons, Sam Adair II, Cayliga Falls, Ohio and Wayne Townsend, Sellersburg; three granddaughters, Erin Sellows and her husband Nate, Charlestown, Catherine Adair, New Orleans, and Lauren Adair, New Orleans; a great-granddaughter, Ashley Townsend, Sellersburg; and a brother, Richard A. Fitch, LaPlace, Ohio.
Visitation will be held on Monday, Jan. 8, from 1 to 8 p.m. at Scott Funeral Home’s North Chapel. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Trinity United Methodist Church in New Washington.
Bernard E. Hiser 81; U.S. Army veteran
A memorial service for Bernard E. Hiser, 81, of Sellersburg, will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Garr Funeral Home in Sellersburg. He died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007, at the VA Medical Center in Louisville.
He was a native of Colfaz, Ill., a retired plumber in the Sellersburg area for many years, and retired from the town of Sellersburg in 1990. He served in the U.S. Army.
Survivors include two sons, Lon Hiser and Gary Hiser and his wife Marsha; two sisters, Virginia Allen and Ramona Preston; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Hiser and a daughter, Lana Hiser.
Visitation at the funeral home will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9.
Rachel B. Irvin 90; Christ Gospel Church member
Funeral services for Rachel B. Irvin, of Jeffersonville, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Christ Gospel Church in Jeffersonville, with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. She died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services.
She was a retired social worker and a member of Christ Gospel Church in Jeffersonville.
Survivors include a niece, Barbara Pomplun, Nebraska; great-nephew, Jerry Pomplun; great-niece, Cindy Taylor.
Visitation will be after 9 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown is in charge of the arrangements.
Annie E. May Jones 90; former ICI America employee
Funeral services for Annie E. May, 90, of Otisco, will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at Mt. Moriah Christian Church in Otisco with burial to follow at Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Henryville. She died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007, at St. Catherine Medical Center in Charlestown.
She was born Nov. 2, 1916, in Taylorsville, Ky., and her parents, Thomas May and Lillian Hilton, precede her in death.
She was a member of Mt. Moriah Christian Church in Otisco. She worked as an aide at Hillcrest Nursing Home and she had also worked at ICI America in Charlestown.
Survivors include five daughters, Doris Wycoff and her husband Emmett, Otisco, Thelma Conley, Otisco, Lena Callam and her husband Gerald, Borden, Mary Heil and her husband Thomas, Evansville and Nancy A. Staser, Pekin; two sons, John Paul Jones Jr. and his wife Wanda, Otisco, and David F. Jones and his wife Elaine, Georgia; a sister, Nancy Marlowe, Ft. Worth, Texas; 26 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.
She was the widow of John Paul Jones Sr.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today, Jan. 7, and after 9 a.m. Monday at R.D. Pyke Funeral Service in Henryville.
Online Condolences at pykefuneral.com
Deborah L. Hardsaw Schleicher 49; U.S. Army veteran
Funeral services for Deborah L. Hardsaw Schleicher of Clarksville will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Garr Funeral Home in Sellersburg with burial to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park. She died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services.
She was the safety director for CSX railroad and also worked for Reynolds Aluminum Company. She was very talented and excelled in everything that she did. She served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the Lighthouse of Prayer Church in Louisville.
Survivors include her husband, Gerold Schleicher, Clarksville; mother, Juanita Hardsaw, Jeffersonville; father, Donald Hardsaw Sr., Eustis, Fla.; two brothers, Donald Hardsaw Jr., Jeffersonville; Dudley Hardsaw, Louisville; sister, Deana Crutcher, Louisville; five nieces, Amber Crutcher, Ashley Hardsaw, Heather Lee, Jessica Hardsaw and Sarah Hardsaw; a nephew, Daniel Hardsaw.
Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8 at the funeral home.
Lorine Lucille Allen 92; former beautician
Funeral services for Lorine Lucille Allen, 92, of New Albany, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, at First Church of God, 2248 Charlestown Road, New Albany. She died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007, at her residence.
She was the former Lucille Lee, a native of Winchester, Ky., a self employed beautician and a member of First Church of God for more than 62 years.
Survivors include one daughter, Shirley Lanham and her husband Richard, Indianapolis; a brother, Charles Lee and his wife Wilma, Louisville; four sisters, Lena Hagest and her daughter Gayle Sappenfield, New Albany, Georgia Mason, Clarksville, Velma Stice, Colorado, and Loretta Eaton, Valley Station, Ky; two grandchildren, Ric Lanham and Dr. Lisa Lanham-Friesner and her husband Rick; six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willis S. Allen and a daughter, Marilyn Lea Allen.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Oak Street Chapel of Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes.
Memorial Gifts may go to First Church of God.
Cora Ann Norrington 96; Floyds Knobs Christian Church member
Funeral services for Cora Ann Norrington, 96, of New Albany, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at Pyke-Calloway Funeral Service in New Albany with burial to follow at Hillcrest Cemetery in Floyds Knobs. She died Friday, Jan. 5, 2007, at Clark Rehab & Skilled Nursing Center in Jeffersonville.
She was born Aug. 24, 1910, in Harrison County and her parents, Otho Davis and Amanda Eva Woodyard Davis, precede her in death.
She worked at Martin’s of Louisville and also worked at Colgate and the old Seinshimers. She was a member of Floyds Knobs Christian Church and taught Sunday School for more than 20 years. She was a member of the Ladies Aid at the church and a volunteer for Retired Senior Volunteer Persons for more than 20 years.
She was the widow of Kenneth M. Norrington and was also widowed by Everett Trowbridge.
Survivors include two sons, Everett Trowbridge and his wife Sylvia, Clarksville, Kenneth Norrington and his wife Janet, New Albany; a brother, Robert Davis of Harrison County; grandsons, Thomas and Michael Trowbridge both of Clarksville, and Keith Norrington of New Albany ; nephews, Donald and Raymond Davis; sister-in-law, Kathleen, Chicago; and a niece, Eileen Davis, St. Louis.
Visitation at the funeral home will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, Sunday, Jan. 7.
The family request expressions of sympathy to take the form of donations to Floyds Knobs Christian Church, c/o the funeral home, 1217 E. Spring Street, New Albany, IN 47150.
Online Condolences at pykefuneral.com
James Wesley Clapp 77; of Indianapolis
Funeral services for James Wesley Clapp, 77, of Indianapolis, a former resident of Jeffersonville, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 7602 Madison Avenue, Indianapolis. He died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2007, at his home.
Visitation at the funeral home will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8.
Burial will be held in Charlestown Cemetery with a graveside service at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9.
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