Obituaries

Theodore L. Russell

Theodore L. Russell, 98, of Frankfort, passed away Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Wesley Manor.  He was born April 12, 1921 in Catlin, IL to John Frank and Florence (Busby) Russell.  He was a 1939 graduate of Catlin High School.  Ted served in the United States Navy during World War II.  He married Norma Ross…

Mary Staley

Mary M. Staley, 91, of Frankfort, passed away Friday, February 7, 2020 at Wesley Manor.  She was born January 25, 1929 in Boone County to Ora and Fawn (Virtue) Bishop.  She was a graduate of Kirklin High School and Huffer Beauty College.  She married Paul Pedigo on November 3, 1946; he preceded her in death…

Marthann Greeman

Marthann Greeman, loving mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on February 3, 2020 at the age of 68.  Born September 28, 1951 in Noblesville, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Kathleen (Owen) McMurtry. Marthann graduated from Indiana University in 1983 with a degree in nursing.  She worked as…

Joanna Starlene (Shaw) Lowry

Joanna Starlene (Shaw) Lowry, 64, of Lebanon and formerly of Frankfort passed away February 1, 2020 at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon.  She was born on April 26, 1955 in Frankfort to Robert and Beverly (Gleason) Shaw. Joanna attended Frankfort High School and had worked as a nurse’s aide at the Frankfort Nursing Home, Clinton…

Michael “Mick” Mackey

On, February 2, 2020, Michael Vincent Mackey, 49, passed away at his home. He was born September 30, 1970 and three days later joyously entered into the lives of Michael L. and Mary I. Mackey. “Mick” was a deep thinking free spirit, talented artist, an amazing self-taught musician, and was always a loving brother, son,…

Joan “Jo” Marie Ford

Joan “Jo” Marie Ford, 60, of Geetingsville, passed away at her home, Tuesday, February 4, 2020.  She was born in Terre Haute on August 24, 1959 to Jesse and Patricia (Flora) Boyd.  She was a 1977 graduate of Delphi High School.  Jo served her life as a Paramedic for many counties; including Carroll, Clinton, Cass,…

Ralph E. Kelly

Ralph E. Kelly, 78, of Rossville, passed away at his home, February 3, 2020.  He was born June 7, 1941 in Clinton County to Harry Max and Charlotte (Smith) Kelly.  He was a 1960 graduate of Rossville High School.  He married Susan Dillen October 19, 1963; she survives. Ralph worked for Alcoa for 33 years…

Karen Lynn Kanatzer

Karen Lynn Kanatzer, 66, of Frankfort passed away February 3, 2020 at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  She was born on August 8, 1953 in Frankfort to Carl and Patsy (Pletch) Kanatzer. Karen was a lifelong Frankfort resident and 1972 graduate of Frankfort High School.  She worked at Mallory Controls and Zachary Confections in…

Carolyn S. Clements

Carolyn Sue Clements, 83, of Kirklin, died February 3, 2020 at her home.  She was born January 31, 1937 in Kirklin, Ind. to James & Ruby (Bennett) Stowers.  She married Buddy Clements on June 24, 1954 in Kirklin and he preceded her in death on September 8, 2003. Carolyn attended school in Kirklin and received…

Glen M. Hart

Glen M. Hart, 84, of Frankfort, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020 at IU Arnett in Lafayette.  He was born November 19, 1935 in Clinton County to William Russell and Leoma F. (Hauff) Hart.  He was a 1954 graduate of Mulberry High School and graduated barber school in Arizona where he worked as a barber…