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Obituaries December 27, 2017 PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 22 December 2017 00:00

PARVIN DEWAYNE CHASTAIN, 83
MORRIS E. HOAR, 93
WILLIAM JERALD (BILL) LINZAY, 83
CHARLES WILLIAM WHITE, 55
BARBARA ELLEN BREWER, 81
MARILYN MCINTOSH, 76
JAMES MIKE GIBBONS, 73
SHAWN ALLEN O’BRIEN, 57
DOROTHY MARSHALL HEIN, 103
K. STEPHEN "STEVE" ILLINGWORTH, 71
ERVIN A. LAMASTER, 64
JERRY L. CREMEENS, 74
LEE CAMPBELL BRUTHER, 80
EVA JEANNETTE OLDAKER, 76
USEFI RICKARD MOTSINGER, 99
FRANCES LEE SMITH, 82
MINNIE LUCILLE “LUCY” CASEY, 89
LORETTA LYNN TURNER, 48
ROBERT EUGENE VOJKUFKA, 91
LYLE ANDREW DONAHUE, 53
DOROTHEA “DOT” PARK, 90


PARVIN DEWAYNE CHASTAIN, 83, Salem, died Sunday, December 17, 2017 at his farm in Salem.
He was born March 21, 1934 in Orange County, the son of Claude Ray and Hazel Martin Chastain. He was retired from BF Goodrich and was a farmer. He was a member of the Cattleman’s Association and was an Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Naomi Ruth Burton Chastain. They were married July 22, 1957.
He is also survived by a son, Roger Chastain of Georgetown; two daughters, Pam Strong Frymire (Rich Frymire) of Floyds Knobs and Debbie Nale-Wassom (Reg Wassom) of Georgetown; four grandchildren, Morgan Strong (Becky) of Charlestown, Evan Strong (Elise) of New Albany, Taylor Nale of Georgetown, and Cassie Nale of Georgetown, five step-grandchildren, Chloe Wassom of New Albany, Jacob Wassom of Louisville, Ike Wassom (Molly) of Louisville, Sylvia Wassom of New Albany, and Daniel Frymire of Fort Bragg ,and great-grandchildren, Harper, Hudson and Madeline Strong.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Bethel Cornwell, and a brother, William Ellis Chastain.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-7 PM and Thursday from 9 AM until time of service.


MORRIS E. HOAR, 93, Campbellsburg, died Monday December 18, 2017 at Salem Crossing.
He was born December 13, 1924 in Salem, the son of Burt and Edith Winslow Hoar. He was a farmer, member of Mount Tabor Christian Church, member of the Farm Bureau, served two terms as a county council member, and was a former board member of Jackson County REMC. He was a Marine and a WWII veteran.
He is survived by his sons, Robert Hoar (Carol), and David Hoar (Sherri) all of Salem; two daughters, Connie Yeaton (Richard) of Columbus and Marcia Parkhurst (Bruce) of Toledo, Ohio; daughter-in-law, Ann Hoar of Salem; one sister, Jeannette Hart of Salem; 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death his parents, his wife Betty Clevenger Hoar. They married December 13, 1942, and a son, Donald Hoar.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:30 A.M. at Mt. Tabor Christian Church. Burial will follow at Mt. Tabor Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 P.M. at the funeral home and Friday from 9 A.M. until time of service at the church.


WILLIAM JERALD (BILL) LINZAY, 83, Jeffersonville, died December 17 2017, in Louisville.
He was born August 23, 1934 in Underwood the son of John William Linzay & Dorothy L Campbell Linzay. He was retired after 29 years as head manager with Perrin Family Park in Jeffersonville. He was a member of the New Chapel United Methodist Church in Underwood and a graduate of Scottsburg High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army & U. S. Navy during Korea & Viet Nam.
He is survived by his sons, Ronald Linzay and Robert Linzay (Tammy); grandchildren, John Linzay, Kenny Linzay and a brother, Bob Linzay.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, December 20, 2017 and from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Burial will be in Clark’s Chapel Cemetery, Underwood. Military Graveside Service will be at at Clark’s Chapel Cemetery, Thursday.
Memorial donations may be made to the William J Linzay Memorial Fund co/ the funeral home 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.


CHARLES WILLIAM WHITE, 55, Salem, died Sunday, December 17, 2017 at his home.
He was born June 23, 1962 in Salem the son of Robert and Norma Witt White. He was a truck driver.
He is survived by his companion, Rhonda Smith of Salem; three sons, Jason White (Casey) of Salem, Jesse White of Hardinsburg, and Josh Smith of Salem, a daughter, Becki Routson (John) of Salem; three sisters, Carla Lewandowski and Sheila Tatlock both of Salem and Kay Brown of Campbellsburg, and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Livonia Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 PM and Wednesday from 9 AM until time of service.


BARBARA ELLEN BREWER, 81, Salem, died sunday, December 17, 2017, at her residence.
Born March 3, 1936 in Dryden, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Leslie George and Molly J. (Wade) Delph. She was a retired Certified Nurse Assistant with the old Heritage House of Salem and a former employee of Amaray International in Pekin. She had been a resident of Washington County since 1956 and was formerly of Dryden, Virginia. She married in 1956 to W. D. Brewer, who died September 14, 1979.
Survivors include seven sons James (Elizabeth) Brewer of Dryden, Virginia William D. Brewer of Bloomington, Vass Brewer of Pennington Gap, Virginia, Donald (Jill) Brewer of Plattsburg, Douglas Brewer and Hobart (Karen) Brewer of Salem, Jimmy (Brenda) Byington of Jonesville, Virginia; three daughters, Marie (Barry) McDermott and Wanda Sue (Doug) Brown of Salem and Ruth (J. B.) Mills, Scottsburg; daughter-in-law, Teresa Brewer of Salem; two Sisters, Zelma Delph and Gracie Henry of Salem; her friend, Hobert Amburgey of Salem. She is also survived by 21 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son, Hack Brewer, two brothers, George and Arthur Delph; three grandchildren, Hollie and Sara Brewer and Clinton Brewer.
Funeral Service will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Dawalt Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday. A Graveside Service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Crown Hill Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Washington County Food Bank P.O. Box 128 Salem, Indiana 47167.


MARILYN MCINTOSH, 76, Salem, died Monday, December 18, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany.
Born February 16, 1941 in Scott County, she was the daughter of the late Ernest Leroy Wilkerson and Mary (Webster) Wilkerson.
Survivors include her sons, Phillip McIntosh, Scottsburg, John P. McIntosh, Salem, Dave McIntosh, Scottsburg and Jesse Anse McIntosh, Indianapolis; sister, Frances Bowling, Austin. She is also survived by four grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death her husband, Johney McIntosh and a brother, Donald Wilkerson.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Rev. Joel Barrett officiating. Visitation will be 10 am to 1 pm Thursday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


JAMES MIKE GIBBONS, 73, Salem, died Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at Salem Crossing.
He was born June 14, 1944 in Marysville, the son of Pete and Burgess Mitchell Gibbons. He was a retired employee of Link Handle Company. He was of the Christian faith. He was a member of Washington County Coon Hunter’s Association and National Rifle Association.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Pat Riley Gibbons. They were married March 22, 1963. He is also survived by three sons, Dale Gibbons (Tabitha), Lynn Gibbons (Brenda Carol), and Troy Lane (Nancy) Gibbons all of Salem; two brothers, David Ray Gibbons of Campbellsburg and John Ray Gibbons of Charlestown; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Petie Mac Gibbons, Amie Lewis Gibbons, Anglois “Andy” Gibbons; two sisters, Melliodean May Scott and Susie Imogene Johns and his parents.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 1 PM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 10 a.m. until time of service.


SHAWN ALLEN O’BRIEN, 57, Henryville, died November 11, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.
He was born in Jeffersonville, on November 9, 1960.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Dava Sue, children, Kevin Allen O’Brien, Kayla Sue (Chris) Davis, parents, Allen and Ollie, siblings, Kathy, Pam and Pat, mother & father-in-law Allen and Karen Leep, father & mother-in-law David and Mary Popp, several nieces & nephews. He was an employee of Hanson Rock Quarry Coopers Lane of 28 years where he served as maintenance foreman. He was a member of Safe Harbor Christian Church and lifetime member of the NRA.
Funeral services were held Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the Safe Harbor Christian Church in Memphis with burial that followed at Walnut Ridge Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family directly or to the Shawn O’Brien Memorial Fund at New Washington State Bank.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.garrfuneralservices.com.


DOROTHY MARSHALL HEIN, 103, Martinsburg, died Tuesday, December 19, 2017 after a brief illness.
Born July 7, 1914 in the Bear Creek community of Martinsburg, to Edgar and Cora Tash Marshall, she was the 8th of 10 children. On March 1, 1934 she married Gale Wilson Hein and moved to the Hein farm a mile upstream on Bear Creek. She was married to Gale for 64 years before his death in 1998. She made her home at Providence Retirement Home for the last 3 years. She was a faithful and lifelong member of the Martinsburg Church of Christ. She was an avid quilter, gardener and cook. She cooked for the Martinsburg School students until it closed in 1966. She worked at the Charlestown Ammunition Depot during the WW2 and Vietnam wars. She also worked on the family’s beef cattle and Christmas tree farm; making sure everybody was well fed. On a typical Saturday; Dorothy prepared dinner for family, farm workers, and anyone else who stopped by until she was well over 100.
She attended Pekin’s July 4th Celebrations for 103 years and was recognized as the oldest attendee of the event for at least the last 10 years. She was honored to be the parade’s Grand Marshall in 2011.
In addition to her parents and husband, preceding her in death is her son Jerry Marshall Hein, and her siblings Cordia (Ralph) Mann, Claud (Daisy) Marshall, Theodore (Ada) Marshall, Goldie Marshall, Willie (Mary) Marshall, Clem (Mildred) Marshall, Linda (Boyd) Rodman, Alva Marshall and Norma Marshall.
Surviving are daughter-in-law, Patsy Norris Hein; grandchildren, Tom Hein, Mark (Lori) Hein, Sharon McBarron, and family friends Chris McKee and David LeMay, all of Martinsburg; six great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation is on Friday, December 22 from 2-7 p.m. at Love Funeral Home – Palmyra and on Saturday, December 23 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Martinsburg Church of Christ. Funeral is 1 p.m. on Saturday December 23 at the Martinsburg Church of Christ. Burial will be at the Martinsburg Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Martinsburg Church of Christ in care of Brent Donoho, 10468 S. St Rd 335, Pekin, IN 47165 or Martinsburg Cemetery Association % Craig Martin, 10295 S. St Rd 335, Pekin, IN 47165.


K. STEPHEN "STEVE" ILLINGWORTH, 71, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
He was born on July 10, 1946 in Lafayette, the son of the late Kenneth "Kenny" Carroll Illingworth and Elizabeth "Betty" (Hasser) Illingworth. He graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1964 and attended Indiana Business College and Ball State University. He was married on March 4, 1972 to Linda Schneider. He retired in 2014 as a field examiner for the Indiana State Board of Accounts after 45 years. He was a member of Church of the American Martyrs in Scottsburg, and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was active in the Boy Scouts, attaining Eagle Scout as a youth and Order of the Arrow as an adult leader. In 1989, he was instrumental in founding Troop 23 of Scottsburg where he was an active adult leader for over a decade. His three sons attained Eagle Scout in Troop 23. He also helped to found the Scottsburg Knights of Columbus Council 8052 and served in leadership roles.
He is preceded in death by his sister, Judith “Judy” Beason.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Linda Illingworth; three sons, Jeff and wife Gina Illingworth of Camino, California, Jarred and wife Laura Illingworth of Brownsburg, Indiana and Jason and wife Melissa Illingworth of Atascadero, California; his granddaughter, Kenna Illingworth of Brownsburg; a brother, Dean M. and wife Phyllis Illingworth of Indianapolis; a sister, Susan and husband Mike Jacobs of West Lafayette and five nieces and nephews and numerous cousins.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 am Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at American Martyrs Catholic Church with Rev. Joseph L. Villa and Rev. Don Buchanan officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Tuesday at Collins Funeral Home and after 9 am Wednesday at American Martyrs Catholic Church. Interment with full military honors will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.
His family request that you register as an organ donor or donate blood regularly in his memory.
Online condolences can be made for the family at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


ERVIN A. LAMASTER, 64, Lexington, died December 19, 2017.
He was born, August 30, 1953 in Scottsburg, the son of Floyd LaMaster and Cynthia Amos LaMaster. He was a retired as a heavy equipment operator; baptized at Lexington Presbyterian Church, Lexington; a member of the Local 181 Equipment Operator Union; Sons of American Legion.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, William D. LaMaster.
He is survived by his wife, Cathy Shanower LaMaster; a son, Gregory LaMaster (Pam); grandchildren, Trevor Gay (Shelby), Aidan LaMaster, Elise LaMaster; brothers, Edwin LaMaster (Nancy), Randy LaMaster (Connie), Jim LaMaster (Linda), Dennis LaMaster (Diane) and Richard LaMaster; sisters, Bonnie McCrady, Brenda Martin (Larry); sister-in-law, Liesel LaMaster and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 11 am Friday, December 22, 2017 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 4-8 PM Thursday, December 21, 2017 and from 10-11 AM Friday, December 22, 2017 at the funeral home. Joseph Quilles & Aaron Flucke will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Legion #234 or Scott County Humane Society c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home;, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170.


JERRY L. CREMEENS, 74, Norman, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017, at his residence.
He was a member of Kurtz Nazarene Church. He worked in the shipping office at JayC Foods for 35 years. Born on February 21, 1943, in Scottsburg, he was the son of Eugene and Mildred Finley Cremeens, both of whom preceded him in death. On September 4, 1982, in Jelico, Tennessee, he married Brenda L. Fleetwood and she survives in Norman.
Survivors also include two sons, Bryan (Gayle) Lockman of Vallonia and Brad (Kim) Lockman of Brownstown; one daughter, Chanda (Allen) Seal of Crothersville; one sister, Sharon Smith of Crothersville; seven grandchildren: Brittany, Bradi, Erica, Erin, Erica, Amanda and Alayna; and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to both parents, he was also preceded in death by one sister, Shirley Fields.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon on Saturday, December 23, 2017, at Kurtz Nazarene Church with Floyd Fisher officiating. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday at Kurtz Nazarene Church.
Interment will be at Kurtz Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to Kurtz Nazarene Church.
Arrangements are being handled by Spurgeon Funeral Home., Inc., Brownstown.
Online memorials and condolences may be given at www.spurgeonfh.com


LEE CAMPBELL BRUTHER, 80, Hanover, died Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at her home in Hanover.
She was born December 11, 1937 in Indianapolis, the daughter of the late Thomas Erskin and Virginia Lee Campbell. She was raised in Hanover and was a Hanover High School graduate. She was united in marriage on December 14, 1954 to William Gerald "Bill" Bruther in Jefferson County. She had co-owned and co-operated the Hanover Package Store for 29 years and the Red Barn Restaurant in Hanover for nine years with her husband. Lee.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her son, Douglas Bruther and his wife Cheryl of Milton, Kentucky; her daughter, Vicky Bruther Dunagan and her husband Bruce of Madison; her sister, Anita Owen of North Plainfield, New Jersey; her grandchildren, Grant Keller and his wife, Leslie, Jennifer Bruther, Caitlyn Bruther and her husband, Troy Bischof, and Chelsea Patterson; her great-grandchildren, McKenzie Keller, Gavin Keller, Landon Keller, Conner Bruther, Gabriel Bruther and Claire Bishop; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Patricia Gassert and her grandson, Brandon Keller.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, December 22, 2017, at 7:00 p.m., by Rev. Katrina Pekich-Bundy and Bro. Ron Bruther at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Interment will be private in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1415 North Gate Road in Madison. Friends may visit Friday from 4-7 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hanover Fire Department. Cards are available at the funeral home.


EVA JEANNETTE OLDAKER, 76, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at her residence.
She was born November 19, 1941 in Riverside, CA, the daughter of the late Guy William Harrison and Hazel (Bovvers) Harrison.
She was a homemaker, a member of the World Outreach for Christ, and a Graduate of Salem High School.
Survivors include her daughter, Kelly Jo (Kenneth) Kolp, Greencastle; sons, Doug Oldaker, Scottsburg and Scott (Susan) Oldaker, Crothersville. She is also survived by three grandchildren.
Graveside Service will be at 1 pm Friday, December 22, 2017 at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Scottsburg with Pastor Jim Donahue officiating. Graveside Services will be at 1 PM Friday at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Scottsburg. Burial will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Scottsburg.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


USEFI RICKARD MOTSINGER, 99, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at Providence Diversicare Transitional Care Community in New Albany.
She was born on November 10, 1918 to the late Charles and Ethel Rickard in Pekin. She was a member of the Sellersburg United Methodist Church. She owned and operated Fashion Beauty Shop in Sellersburg where she served the community as a Beautician.
She was preceded in death by her husband Lloyd Motsinger and her son, Roger Motsinger.
She is survived by her two sons, Bruce (Judy) Motsinger, McCormick, South Carolina and Lee (Bonnie) Motsinger, Elizabeth. She is also survived by four grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 10 am Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the Garr Funeral Home in Sellersburg with interment to follow at Olive Branch Cemetery in Pekin. Visitation will take place on Friday from 2–8 pm and on Saturday from 9 am-until time of service.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.garrfuneralservices.com.


FRANCES LEE SMITH, 82, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at University of Louisville Hospital.
She was born on October 15, 1935 in Lee County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Fran Barnett and Anna Mae (Johnson) Barnett. She was a homemaker and a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. She was married on Dec. 30, 1953 to John Smith, Sr., who died on March 21, 2005.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, John Smith, Jr.; three brothers, Billy, Tony and John David Barnett and two sisters, Nana Hensley and Patsy Paris.
Survivors include two daughters, JoAnn Bowling and Dana Gunter both of Scottsburg; eight grandchildren, Tonja Porter Pasley (Ken), Rickey Lee Porter, Jr (Monica), Joshua Ryan Burris (Hortencia), Bradley Alan Bowling, Jamie Michelle Gunter Allen (Chuck), William Joseph and Sean Anthony Gunter and John Taylor Smith (Ashley); 13 great-grandchildren, Becca, Brittany, Zach, Joseph, Ashlee, Jocelyne, Brookylne, Alison, Blake, Wesley, Lexi, Miley and Julie and three great grandchildren, Bentley, Aleigha and Ian.
Funeral Service 11 am Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Collins Funeral Home with cremation requested following her services. Visitation will 9:30-11 am Saturday at Collins Funeral Home. Interment will be at later date in Wesley Chapel Cemetery near Austin.
Memorial Contributions to the family for final expenses.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


MINNIE LUCILLE “LUCY” CASEY, 89, Charlestown, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at Sellersburg Health and Rehab in Sellersburg.
She was born on April 5, 1928 in Somerset, KY to Willis and Sarah Brinson Mounce. She was a retired employee of I.C.I. in Charlestown; she was a volunteer for the North Clark Outreach Center, and a member of the First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband Bob Casey.
She is survived by her son, Bruce Casey of Covington, KY; daughters, Sheila Braun (Allen) of Charlestown, Penny Henry (Roy) of Sellersburg, and Sara Masingo (Todd) of Otisco; brother, Sherman Mounce of Somerset, KY; sister, Edith Adams of Charlestown; eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great- great grandchild.
Graveside services will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Charlestown Cemetery. There will be no visitation and Grayson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the North Clark Outreach Center or First Baptist Church.


LORETTA LYNN TURNER, 48, Austin, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
Born November 17, 1969 in Hazard, KY, she was the daughter of the late William Henry Davis Sr. and Betty (McIntosh) Davis.
Survivors include her daughters, Kimberly Davisson, Austin, Lisa Davis, Austin, Mary Davis, Austin and Becky Turner, Austin; sisters, Joann Davis, Austin and Rita Samson, Austin; brother, Henry Davis, Jr., Scottsburg and Jerry Davis, Austin. She is also survived by 25 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Turner, her daughter, Paula Turner, her parents.
Funeral Service: 11:00 am Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Rev. Matthew Terry officiating. Visitation will be after 10 am Saturday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


ROBERT EUGENE VOJKUFKA, 91, Lexington, died Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at his home.
He was born on September 21, 1926 to Joseph and Lillian (Smith) Vojkufka in Abilene, TX. He was a retired carpenter, a Navy Veteran of WWII, member of the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, he was a horse trainer and owner, and enjoyed racing horses.
Survivors include his daughter, Linda Lou Olson (Edwin James) of Rexburg, ID; son, Lonnie L. Vojkufka (Barbara) of Crothersville, IN; brothers, John Vojkufka of Piel, WA, and Frank Vojkufka of Sacramento, CA; sister, Betty Spiess of Hallsville, TX; 19 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
No services are scheduled at this time. Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington handling arrangements.


LYLE ANDREW DONAHUE, 53, Hobe Sound, Florida, formerly of Scottsburg, died Monday, December 11, 2017 at Martin Hospital South in Stuart, Florida.
He was born on June 8, 1964 in Scottsburg, the son of the late Loren Allen Donahue and Alice (Dean) Donahue. He graduated from Scottsburg High School Class of 1982 and then Vincennes University. He lived most of his life in Scottsburg, until after the death of his father this past year. He worked in the food industry for many years and cooking was always his passion. In addition, he had worked for Scottsburg High School for several years running the cafeteria and buses. The last few years of his life were devoted to the care and welfare of his mother and father. He was a member of the Scottsburg United Methodist and the Scottsburg Lions Club.
He is survived by Lindsey Gladstein-Denk, her husband, Shawn and their children, Brennan and Camden of Floyds Knobs, and Jonathan Gladstein of Scottsburg; a sister, Pat Donahue-Bates and husband Dan of Greenville; a brother, Lonnie Allen Donahue and wife Alfreda of Scottsburg; two nieces, Eliza Donahue and her son Landon of Scottsburg and Torrie Bates Marvin, husband Blake and their son Evan of Sellersburg; nephew, Aaron Bates and wife Rebecka of New Albany.
A Celebration of Andy's Life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Scottsburg United Methodist Church. Friends may visit with his family from 10 to 11 am on Saturday at Scottsburg United Methodist Church. He requested cremation with part of his ashes being sprinkled in Jupiter, Florida and part being burial at a later date with his parents in Scottsburg Cemetery.
The Family requests donations in lieu of flowers to Scottsburg United Meothodist Church or Scottsburg Lions Club c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg, Indiana.
Online condolences may be made at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


DOROTHEA “DOT” PARK, 90, Memphis, died Thursday, December 21, 2017 at her home.
She was born on April 9, 1927 to John and Martha (Townsend) Scholl in Memphis. She worked for IMCO Container if Jeffersonville, for 32 years. She was a member of the Memphis Methodist Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Martin “Bus” Park; son, Ronald Park; daughter-in-law, B.J. Park.
Survivors include her son, James Park (Sharon) of Memphis; brothers, Carl Scholl of DeMotte, IN, David Scholl of Henryville, Arnold Scholl of Washington, Frank Scholl of Washington, Charles Scholl of Sellersburg, Jim Scholl of IN, and Richard Scholl of IN; sisters, Lois Bryant of Magnet, IN, and Betty Scholl of IN; grandchildren, Sherri Terry of North Vernon, Adam McCartney of Memphis, Nathan Park of New Albany, Chrissy Park-Browalski of Brownstown, and Jimmy Park of Memphis; four great-grandchildren, and six great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11 am at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Silver Creek Cemetery. Visitation will begin on Wednesday from 5-8 pm, and after 9 am on Thursday.

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