Obituaries

Patrick Arend

Patrick Lyndell Arend, 56, passed away at his home in Thorntown, Indiana, on Thursday, October 6, 2022.  He was born in Danville, Indiana, on February 28, 1966, one of five sons to the late Donald Raymond and Carmen Jo (Bundy) Arend. Patrick was an experienced musician/composer. He had written several songs and composed all the…

Fred Coffman

Lonnie Fred Coffman, 86, passed away Monday, October 3, 2022, at his home in Lebanon, Indiana. He was born August 21, 1936, in Thorntown, Indiana, a son of the late Lon and Helen Lenore (Herms) Coffman. On October 26, 1983, he was married to Andrea G. (Hoskins) Coffman in Lebanon; she survives. Fred was a…

Doris Pauline Smith

Mrs. Doris Pauline Smith, 94, passed away Thursday, September 29, 2022, at Compassus Hospice in Indianapolis. She was born in Boone County, Indiana on May 12, 1928, a daughter of the late Earl J. and Clara Eldora (Anderson) Wills. On June 11, 1948, she was united in marriage to Wilbur Eugene “Jack” Smith in Lebanon.…

Jeffrey Lee Lasley

Jeff Lasley, 62, of Lebanon, Indiana, was united with Jesus in heaven on September 29th. Jeff was a lifelong resident of Boone County and attended Lebanon schools with the Class of 1978. Born and raised in the country, Jeff loved farming, agriculture and driving in the countryside looking at the fields. Harvest time was his…

Jeffrey E. Neal

Mr. Jeffrey Edward Neal, 60, passed away Friday, September 23, 2022, in Boone County, Indiana. He was born October 12, 1961, in Lebanon, a son of Meredith Ann (Whittinghill) Neal and the late Richard Eugene Neal. Jeff was a 1980 graduate of Western Boone High School. He worked for Ramsey Tile Drainage in Lebanon and…

Richard L. Witt

Lifelong Boone County farmer, Richard L. Witt, passed away at his home on Sunday, September 25, 2022. He was born at his parent’s home in Boone County on February 20, 1934. On October 19, 1958, he was married to Sandra Lou (Griggs) Witt; she survives. Richard was a graduate of Pinnell High School. Following school,…

Frank R. Stowers

Mr. Frank Russell Stowers, 81, of Lebanon, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born May 18, 1941, in Kokomo, Indiana, a son of Russell and Edythe (Fivecoat) Stowers. On June 5, 1974, he was married to Delilah (Vandervort) Stowers; she survives. Frank was a 1959 graduate…

Avonelle Weaver

Mrs. Avonelle “Avie” Weaver, 99, passed away Monday evening, September 19, 2022, at Homewood Health Campus in Lebanon, Indiana. She was born in Decatur County, Indiana, on January 21, 1923, a daughter of the late Fay and Rebecca Pearl (Connall) Hiser. On November 23, 1946, she was united in marriage to Jack Edward Weaver in…

Katha Dulhanty

Mrs. Janet Kathleen “Katha” Dulhanty, 84, passed away Monday morning, September 19, 2022, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon, Indiana. She was born on April 2, 1938, in Lebanon, Indiana, the daughter of the late Russell E. and Fern B. (Beaty) Shoemaker. On January 25, 1957, she was united in marriage to Charles Arthur “Chuck”…

Sue A. Nance

Mrs. Sue Ann Nance, 76, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 19, 2022, at her home in Lebanon, Indiana. She was born December 16, 1945, in Indianapolis, the daughter of the late Lewis O. and Mary (Sullivan) Crawford. On January 15, 1983, she was married to James Harvey Nance in Boone County, Indiana. He survives.…