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Obituaries May 24, 2017 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 22 May 2017 00:00

SONIA LYNN BARNES, 53
GARY L. BUSH, 75
PAUL E. YOUNG, JR., 64
KENNETH DALE PERRY, 83
DONALD E. SIZEMORE, 78
ROSA L. HOPKINS, 50
LUTRICIA BARTLEY, 75
LILLIAN A ZUCKSCHWERDT, 93
MICHAEL SHADE COMBS, 36
MARJORIE M. HEDEGARD, 92
MYRTLE F. "KITTI" USHER
JOSEPHINE LEWIS, 91
THOMAS LEE HOUCHENS, 48
GEORGIA P. COX, 80
THOMAS LEE HOUCHENS, 48
MARY WILMETH DISCH, 86
DALE DAKE
ALMA LOUISE HOSKINS LYONS, 86
RONALD DUANE "RON" GRACE, JR., 55
JAMES C. "JIM" PENDLETON, SR., 95
MILDRED KUSNIERZ, 99

SONIA LYNN BARNES, 53, Scottsburg, died Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
Born November 3, 1963, she was the daughter of the late Homer Abner and Pearlie (Spicer) McClerry.
Survivors include her husband Mike Barnes of Scottsburg, whom she married November 28, 2009; daughter, Rebecca Barnes, Crothersville; sons, Jason Morris, Scottsburg and Travis Brock, Austin; brothers, Stewart Bush, Charlestown, Robert McClerry, Scottsburg and Dale Spicer, Austin; sister, Angie Maxey, Indianapolis. She is also survived by several grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Eugene Spicer.
Visitation will be 5-7 pm Tuesday at Buchanan Funeral Home with cremation to follow.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


GARY L. BUSH, 75, Salem, died Tuesday, May 16 at Salem Crossing.
He was born August 13, 1941 in Washington County, the son of Jesse and Dorothy Hattabaugh Bush. He was retired after 27 and a half years from the City of Salem Police and Parks and Rec. Departments. He was a member of Westview Christian Church and Fraternal Order of Police. He served in the National Guard.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Smith Bush. They were married June 16, 1962. He is also survived by his daughter, Sherri Hoar (David) of Campbellsburg; two sisters, Bonnie Coomer (Sherman) of Pekin and Barbara Sue Walker (Joe) of Fredericksburg; two granddaughters, Leslie Stumler (Nevin) and Ashley Hoar, a great-grandson, Hendrix Stumler and three nephews, Shannon and Travis Coomer and Aaron Packwood.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Carl Wayne Bush and his parents.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 11 AM at Westview Christian Church. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 4-8PM at Weathers Funeral Home and Friday from 10 AM until time of service at the church.


PAUL E. YOUNG, JR., 64, Hardinsburg, died Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his residence.
He was born September 5, 1952 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Paul E. Young Sr. and Margaret M. (Gibson) Young. He was a retired carpenter and cabinet maker. He married June 14, 1975 to Karen (Daniel) Young, who survives.
Also surviving are a daughter, Kariann Young, Lafayette, Indiana; a sister-in-law, Norinne Young, Glendale, Arizona and several nieces, nephew and a boatload of cousins all over.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Thomas Young and one sister, Patricia Young.
Memorial Service will be at 11 am Friday at Dawalt Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 am Friday.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association 240 Whittington Pkwy. Louisville, Kentucky 40222-4904


KENNETH DALE PERRY, 83, Brownstown, died Monday, May 15, 2017 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.
Born August 5, 1933, he was the son of Therman and Berdie Mae (Young) Perry. He retired from the Indiana State Highway Department after 25 years, then he worked 30 years for Sprays Gravel Pit as a Heavy Equipment Operator and was a part-time employee for Lee’s Gravel Pit. He was a member of the Church of Christ in Brownstown. On April 11, 1992, he married Delorice F. (Dodd) Nantz Perry who survives in Brownstown.
Other survivors include a son, Kenny Lee (Romy) Perry of Seymour; two daughters, Brenda (Ed) Brumett of Crothersville and Mary (Jerry) Hodge of Scottsburg; one step-son, Sonny J. Nantz of Seymour; one sister, Anna Bell Dart of Crothersville; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild; four step-grandchildren, and four step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Mickey Perry; one grandson, Jason Foster; one great-granddaughter, Amy Young; one step-daughter, Dellia Fay Nantz; one step-son, Olen Nantz; four brothers and six sisters.
Pastor Michael Hogg will conduct funeral services at 11 AM on Friday, May 19, 2017 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 PM on Thursday, May 18, 2017 and after 10 AM on Friday at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.
Memorial gifts may be given to Brownstown Church of Christ or Uniontown Cemetery c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.
Online condolences may be given to the family and viewed at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.


DONALD E. SIZEMORE, 78, Austin, died Monday, May 15, 2017 at Hampton Oaks in Scottsburg.
He was born March 1, 1939 in Vernal, Utah, the son of the late Earl Sizemore and Wanda Fisher (Sizemore).
He married Peggy (Morris) Sizemore, his wife of 53 years who survives in Austin. He was a retired employee of Cummins Engine Company in Columbus, and an United States Army Veteran.
Survivors include a daughter, Teresa Sizemore (Joey) Begley, Austin; a son, Jeff (Brandi) Sizemore, Austin; sisters, Joyce Langdon, Ten Mile, TN. and Carol Baker, Hyden, KY; brothers, Jimmy Sizemore, Middletown, Ohio and Johnny Sizemore, Louisville; grandchildren, Joey Begley, Cody Sizemore, and Hannah Sizemore; great-grandchild, Hudson Begley.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Johnny Sizemore officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Wednesday and after 9 am Thursday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at New Providence Cemetery in Austin. Full Military Rites will be conducted by American Legion Post # 234 in Scottsburg.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


ROSA L. HOPKINS, 50, Salem, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at her home.
She was born December 2, 1966 in Salem the daughter of Robert L. and Glenna Cornett Johnson. She was a former employee of Cracker Barrel.
She is survived by her husband, Harold Lee Hopkins Jr. They were married July 6, 2001. She is also survived by a son, Justin Young of Salem; a step-daughter, Paige Brown of Salem; her father, Robert Lee Johnson of Salem; two sisters, Tina Johnson Weston and Sondra Johnson Cohoon both of Salem; a step-brother, Jeff Jackson of Seymour; two grandchildren, two nephews and one niece.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Grace E. and Ora E. Johnson; her mother, Glenna Cornett Jackson; a step-son, Nicholas Hopkins; and a niece, Tiffany Kay Payne.
Cremation was chosen and there will be no visitation or services.


LUTRICIA BARTLEY, 75, died Monday, May 15, 2017 at Kindred Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
Born September 14, 1941 in Scottsburg, she was the daughter of the late William Holzworth and Bessie (Chandler) Holzworth. She was a homemaker and she attended Wesley Chapel Methodist Church.
Survivors include her sons, Carl (Lorraine) Harding, Crothersville, Michael (Hollie) Bartley, Ruskin, FL, Jerry Bartley, Louisville, and Joey Bartley, Louisville; brothers, Charley (Dorothy) Holzworth, Clarksville and Robert (Bonnie) Holzworth, Brownsburg and a sister, Mary Holzworth, Scottsburg.
She is also survived by 14 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by Parents; three sons, Donnie and Randy McNeely and Keith Bartley; a daughter, Vickie Harding; a brother, Harold Holzworth and a sister, Wilma Smith.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Monday at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin. Visitation will be 10 AM to 1 PM Monday at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin. Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


LILLIAN A ZUCKSCHWERDT, 93, Austin, died May 16 2017, in Austin.
She was born January 19 1924 in Scott County, the daughter of William Cutshall and Jennie Lucas Cutshall. She was formerly employed with Bundy’s Grocery; Scott County State Bank; Co-owner of Certified Carpet & Upholstery shop; bookkeeper seven years for Stewart Funeral Home and a Homemaker. She was a member of the New Providence Baptist Church; former youth leader for Baptist Youth Fellowship.
She is survived by her sons, Christian Zuckschwerdt, Cannelton, Chester A Zuckschwerdt (Joyce), Austin; grandchildren, Ashley, Jordan & Latisha, Benjamin & Ketia, Jason & Penny, Brandon, Jessica; great-grandchildren: Allison, Drew Anthony, Sydney, Braylon, Isabella, Zachery, Savannah, Amelia and Aubrey.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Ralph Stewart and her second husband, Paul Zuckschwerdt; six brothers, Alton Cutshall, Charlie Cutshall, Tilden Cutshall, Marshall Cutshall, Arnold Cutshall and Brian Cutshall and one infant sister.
Visitation will be from 5-8 PM Thursday, May 18, 2017 and from 10–11 AM Friday, May 19, 2017 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Funeral service will be Friday, May 19, 2017 at the funeral home, with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery. Gary Bozarth will officiate.
Memorial contribitions may be made to the New Providence Baptist Church’s Vacation Bible School c/o: Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170.
To leave a message for the family visit www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com.


MICHAEL SHADE COMBS, 36, Charlestown, died Monday May 15, 2017 at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville.
He was born on September 25, 1980 in Jeffersonville, the son of Bennett Combs and Janet Sue Ballard Combs. He was a former electrician and employee of Pillsbury in New Albany.
He was preceded in death by his son, Benjamin Combs.
Survivors include his father, Bennett Combs of Charlestown; mother and step-father, Janet and Bill Roach of Marysville; fiancé, Brittany Cross of Charlestown; son, Joshua Bledsoe of Borden; step-son, Nathaniel Sprigler of Charlestown; sister, Bridget Viers of Scott AFB, Il; step-brother, Michael Roach of Marysville; grandmother, Evelyn Ballard of Marysville.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Friday May 19, 2017 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Old Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 pm on Thursday and after 9 am on Friday.


MARJORIE M. HEDEGARD, 92, Borden, died Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the Providence Retirement Home New Albany.
She was born in the Starlight area of Borden, on February 12, 1925, to Mack and Nettie (Wade) Coats.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Erland C. Hedegard. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Virgilene Peil.
She is survived by her children, Karla, Kyle and Kent Hedegard of Borden, Kari (Jesse) Gray of Borden, Chris (Katy) Hedegard of Hastings, MN and Kelly (Deanna) Hedegard of Scottsdale, AZ; Six grandchildren, Mack, Haley, Megan (David), Wade (Nellie), Peter (Sarah) and Daniel (Hannah); and six great grandchildren, Mason, Evan, Landon, Owen, Clay and Eliza. She is also survived by her sisters, Katherine Bishop Bullard of Bradbury, CA and Martha Jane Campbell of Tempe, AZ; and many nieces and nephews.
Dawalt Funeral Home was entrusted with her care. Interment will be private.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Martinsburg Cemetery Association C/O Randall Losson 10423 South Bixler Road Pekin, Indiana 47167


MYRTLE F. "KITTI" USHER, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital. Jeffersonville.
She is survived by her husband Jerry Usher of Shreveport, LA; three sons, John Foster Jr. of Shreveport, LA., Brett (Cheryl) Usher, Scottsburg and Barron (Jayne) Usher of Dallas, TX; one dauther, Kathryn Usher of Shreveport, LA; two sisters, Vergie (Bill) Jones of Claremore, OK. and Stony (Jay) McGehee of Claremore, OK. along with eight grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin. Visitation will be Saturday from 11 AM to 1 PM at Buchanan Funeral Home.


JOSEPHINE LEWIS, 91, Austin, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
Born September 15, 1925 in Summerset, KY, she was the daughter of the late Ike Hardgrove and Eula (Dalton) Hardgrove. She was a 50-year member of Church of God in Dayton, Ohio. She lived with Gary and Mary Hardgrove for the past few years.
Survivors include a brother, Bernie Hardgrove, Nancy, Kentucky.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William "Mack" Lewis, sisters, Clara Cushard, Willie Mae Zigler, Iva Dean Clark, Nora Jasper, Irene Winchester, and a brother, John Hardgrove.
Funeral Service will be at noon Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Redemption Pentecostal Church of God in Austin with Rev. Jeff Mullins officiating. Visitation will be 10 am to 12 pm Saturday at Redemption Pentecostal Church of God.
Burial will be at Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


THOMAS LEE HOUCHENS, 48, Charlestown, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville.
He was born on August 24, 1968 in Jeffersonville, the son of Kalfus “Butch” and Virginia Moore Houchens. He was a former Fork Lift Driver, an employee of Amazon in Jeffersonville and a member of North Charlestown Church of God.
Survivors include his sons, J.T. Houchens of New Albany, and Tyler Houchens of Sellersburg; step-daughter, Kerisa Lockwood (Brandon) of Louisville; mother, Virginia McKechnie of Charlestown; brother, Ronnie Houchens (Trisha) of Charlestown and three grandcildren.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11 A.M. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 3-8 P.M. and after 9 A.M. Saturday.


GEORGIA P. COX, 80, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at her home in Clarksville.
She was born on October 16, 1936 to the late Harland and Gertrude Cullins in Jefferson county Kentucky. She retired from Floyd County School System where she worked as a baker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas E. Cox and her brothers, Jack and J.W. Cullins.
Survivors include her daughter, Sheila Bobay (Rajvinder) Singh of Corydon, her sons, Rick (Mary) Bobay of Borden, Tommy (Mauri) Cox of Henryville, and her brother Carl Cullins of Borden. She also leaves behind 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at the Garr Funeral Home in Sellersburg with cremation to follow. Visitation will take place on Tuesday from noon until the time of the service at the funeral home.


MARY WILMETH DISCH, 86, Charlestown, formerly of Madison, died Monday, May 15, 2017 at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville.
She was born on November 7, 1930 in Lansing, MI the daughter of Thomas Paul and Ophelia Elizabeth Smith Gibbs. She was Medical Secretary for over 10 years was a reading aide for the Greater Clark School System.
Survivors include her sons, Joe Paul Disch (Sherri) and Dana Matthew Disch both of Charlestown, Jeffrey Andrew Disch (Teresa) of Augusta, GA; grandchildren, Stephen, Daniel, Joshua and Dani Jo; great-grandchildren, Jackson Cain, Bentley, Jason, Ryan Alan, Kristen Grace, Brayden, Wyatt and Barrett.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Donald Joseph Disch on October 13, 2016; sister, Betty Jean Gibbs and Kathleen Hopper.
Memorial graveside services will be held on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery’s Chapel in Madison.
Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown is in charge of arrangements.


, On Saturday, May 13, 2017, Roger Dale Dake died peacefully at home in Harrison, Ohio surrounded by his loving family, following a year and a half battle with cancer.
He received extensive care and love from both family and friends, of which he had many. Born in 1954 in Scottsburg, Indiana to Doris and Robert D. Dake, Roger spent his formative years in Southern Indiana –never missing a day of elementary, middle or high school.
He graduated from Indiana State University in 1977. In 1983, Roger married his best friend Irene ‘Tooty’ McDonough in Cincinnati, Ohio. Together, they raised two adoring sons, Bobby and Dan. Roger was instrumental in the boys’ athletics and served as a coach for both baseball and basketball teams throughout the years -- never missing a game.
He was an avid gardener and had a penchant for the outdoors. Successful in his career, Roger invested 36 years in the technical placement industry, spending 32 of those years at Belcan. Roger retired from his executive role in 2016.
Roger is survived by his loving wife Tooty and two children, Robert D. Dake (Elizabeth Tuke) of New York, New York and Roger D. Dake ‘Dan’ (Kristen Chuang) of Bloomington, Indiana, as well as, a soon-to-be born grandchild he lovingly nicknamed ‘Teacup’.
Roger is also survived by his mother and father, Doris and Robert D. Dake, sister Melissa ‘Cis’ Reardon (Vern) and in-laws, Denny McDonough (Marilyn), Maureen Witwer, Richard McDonough (Jayne), Katie Schwarte (Mike), Tim McDonough (Carolyn, deceased), Mike McDonough (Debbie), Margaret Wade (David), Liz Dayter (Paul), Colleen Vitale (Chris), Eileen McDonough (deceased), Marty McDonough (Veronica), Brian Miller (Susan), Leslee Ruppenthal (Bryan) and a host of nieces, nephews and their children – all of whom he loved.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 25, 4 pm at Minges Funeral Home, 10385 New Haven Road in Harrison, Ohio. Celebration of Life immediately following the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Roger’s name to:Honor Flight Network C/O Honor Flight, Inc. Att: Diane Gresse 175 South Tuttle Road Springfield, Ohio 45505 or Hospice of Cincinnati C/O The Bethesda Foundation 10500 Montgomery Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45242. (Paid)


ALMA LOUISE HOSKINS LYONS, 86, Madison, died Friday, May 19, 2017, at the River Terrace Health Campus in Madison.
She was born August 18, 1930 in Pendleton, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Raymond and Frances Barnes Hoskins. She worked early in life at Meyers Manufacturing, sold Avon products for a while, and at ICI America in Charlestown for 29 years, retiring in August 1992 from the Metrology Lab. She was a member of the Hanover United Methodist Church and a former member of the Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion, the VFW Post 1969, and the Madison Moose Lodge No. 765 Ladies Auxiliaries.
She is survived by daughter, Rebecca "Becky" Cole and her husband Don of Madison; her sons, David Lyons and his wife Susan of Paynesville, Ind., Jerry Lyons and his wife Millie of Madison; her grandchildren, Jennifer, Brian, Robbie, Mandy, and Shane; her great-grandchildren, Kaitlin, Macy, Nicholas, and Autumn; her sisters, Polly Wehner and her husband Harlan of Madison, Ruth Briley and her husband, Mel Collins of Atlanta, Georgia and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her daughter, Susan Lyons; her brothers, Donald Russell Hoskins MIA on April 26, 1972, Walter Nelson Hoskins and Owen Lee Hoskins.
Funeral services were Monday, May 22, 2017 by Pastor Frank McGee at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Interment followed in the Grandview Memorial Gardens, 9306 North US 421 near Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.


RONALD DUANE "RON" GRACE, JR., 55, Scottsburg, died Friday, May 19, 2017 in Scottsburg.
He was born on June 30, 1961 in Anderson, South Carolina, the son of the late Ronald Duane Grace Sr. and Stephany Lenore (Rush) Grace, who survives. He was a former Operations Manager for the Scott County YMCA in Scottsburg, Indiana for about five years and was also a Restaurant Manager for the Cracker Barrel in Scottsburg, and a manager for Wendy's and Burger King restaurants in other areas of the United States for about 20+ years. He has been a Scott County resident since 2006. He was married August 5, 1989 to Kimberly (Bistline) Grace, who survives.
Other survivors include a son, Alex Grace of Scottsburg; a daughter, Katie Angel of Seymour; his mother, Stephany Grace of Anderson, SC; two brothers, Michael Sean Grace of Pasadena, CA and Joseph Brandon Grace of Anderson, South Carolina.
Cremation was chosen with a private burial to be held in the Woodland Cemetery in Clemson, South Carolina on May 28, 2017.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Family Collins c/o Collins Funeral Home, 465 W. McClain Avenue, Scottsburg, 47170.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net


JAMES C. "JIM" PENDLETON, SR., 95, Madison, formerly of Canaan,died on Saturday, May 20, 2017, after a short illness.
He was born April 6, 1922, in Perry County, Kentucky. While attending Junior College in Jackson, Kentucky, he was drafted by the United States Army. He entered World War II on December 4, 1942, and rose to the rank of Corporal, serving primarily with Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 119th Regiment of the 30thInfantry-"Old Hickory.' He served in the European Theater, primarily in France, Germany, and Belgium. He fought in many notable battles and campaigns including: the Ardennes, Normandy, Rhineland, Southern France, and the Battle of the Bulge in Belgium. He was gravely wounded on December 19, 1944, in Stoumont, Belgium where he helped stop Peiper’s infamous SS Panzer unit. After being wounded, he was shipped back to the United States. While recuperating at Newton D. Baker Army Hospital, he met Lieutenant Edith L. Morling, a World War II Army Corps Nurse, and his bride-to-be. They were married on September 7, 1946, in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. He was honorably discharged on November 25, 1946, and received the Good Conduct Medal, The American Theater Ribbon, the World War II Victory Medal, European Theater Ribbon with four Bronze Battle Stars, the Purple Heart, the Bronze Star, and the Silver Star. The Indiana General Assembly recognized him for his service during World War II in 2013. He was also honored in 2011, at the Belgium Embassy in Washington, D.C. with a medal for heroism. In the mid 1950’s he settled his family in Canaan, Indiana and began farming.
He also worked for the Indiana Kentucky Electric Corporation for 28 years retiring in 1974, as a master electrician. He was also employed as water line superintendent for the Canaan Water Company for 10 years. He was a Jefferson County Commissioner-at-Large from 1979-1983. In 2012, he received the distinguished "Michael Garber Republican Award" from the Jefferson County Republican Party. He also served on the Board of Directors for the Community Foundation of Madison and Jefferson County for several years. He was a 60-year member of the Canaan Masonic Lodge No. 581 F. & A.M. and a 60-year member of the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis. He was a member of the Indian-Kentuck Baptist Church in Canaan where he also served for many years as Deacon.
He is survived by his wife of five years, S. JoAnn Lindsay Wehner Pendleton of Madison; his daughters, Barbara Pietrangelo and her husband, Nick of Grand Haven, Michigan; Willa Vire and her husband, Tom of Martin, Georgia; Ellen Kurr and her husband, Rich of Stow, Ohio; his sons, James C. Pendleton, Jr. of New Washington and John Pendleton and his wife, Carol of Indianapolis; his step-daughter, Rita Wehner of Stanton, Kentucky; his grandchildren, Shawn Powell; Anna, Joe, and Rachel Pietrangelo; J.T. (Heather), Joshua (Laura), and Jarrett Vire; James Douglas (Adrienne), Lindsay, and Jonathon Pendleton; Brian (Sara) and Alex Kurr; his step granddaughter, Lindsay Curl, Great Grandchildren, Aaron and Abigail Powell; Micah and Luke Vire; Kate, Ben, and Sam Vire; Riley and Kira Vire, and Meredith Pendleton; two-step great-grandchildren, Haven and Nylah Hopkins; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Edith Louisa Morling Pendleton; his sister, Georgia Surer; his brother, Robert Pendleton, and a step-daughter, Darla Wehner Curl.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 11 a.m., by Pastor Ed Roberts at the Indian-Kentuck Baptist Church, 4413 East, 925 North near Canaan, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Canaan Cemetery in Canaan. Friends may call Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive Madison, Indiana and Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the Indian-Kentuck Baptist Church, 4413 East, 925 North near Canaan.
Canaan Masonic Lodge No. 581 F. & A.M. will conduct a Masonic service on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.
A final salute will be conducted on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at the Indian-Kentuck Baptist Church near Canaan by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion with full military honors to follow at the graveside by the Fort Knox Ceremonial Unit and Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion.
Memorial contributions may be made to the King’s Daughters’ Foundation-Edith Pendleton Endowment, which supports home health and hospice services. Contributions may be made online at the KDH Foundation. Please enter Edith Pendleton Endowment in the “Special Instructions” box. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Madison.


MILDRED KUSNIERZ, 99, Scottsburg, died May 20, 2017, in Scottsburg.
She was born June 12, 1917, in Chicago, the daughter of Paul Marusic & Suzanne Medo Marusic. She was a retired inspector with Anphinol. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Cicero IL.
Preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Louis T Kusnier and a sister, Elizabeth Snow.
She is survived by her son, Louis Kusnierz, Galena IL; a daughter, Judith Peterson, Addison IL; grandchildren and great-grandchildren and her Caregivers and a nephew, Joe & Judith Shirley Snow, Austin.
Services will be at 10:30 AM Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Brust Funeral Home with burial in Queen of Heaven in Hillside IL. Visitation will be from 6–8 PM Tuesday, May 23, 2017.
Memorial contributions may be made to the activity fund to Hickory Creek Nursing & Rehab c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170.
Online condolences may be left at www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 May 2017 08:23