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Helen L. Batts

Helen L. Batts, 90, passed away at 10:28 a.m. Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Wesley Manor in Frankfort.   Arrangements and services are pending at Goodwin Funeral Home in Frankfort.  Please visit www.goodwinfuneralhome.com for Helen’s full obituary.

Jerry M. Phifer Sr.

Jerry M. Phifer Sr., 82, of Frankfort, died February 16, 2018 at Clinton House Health and Rehabilitation Center.  He was born July 28, 1935 in Kempton, Ind. to Loren Rentis Phifer Sr. and Georgia Madge (Johnson) Hill. He married Anna L. Carter on July 28, 1955 and they later divorced.  He then married Karen Crum…

Charles Burtner Peak

Charles Burtner Peak, 86, of rural Frankfort, died at 9:20 a.m. February 17, 2018 at his home.  He was born on September 26, 1931 in Kirklin, Ind. to Hurlis Wayne & Louisa Mae (Grey) Peak.  He married Jeanette Evans on April 3, 1952 in Frankfort, Ind. and she survives. Charles was a 1950 graduate of…

Preston W. Ploughe

Preston W. Ploughe, 97, of Frankfort, died at 4 a.m. February 17, 2018 at Wesley Manor.  He was born October 16, 1920 in Clinton County to Preston Asa & Bessie Mae (Douglas) Ploughe.  He married Mary E. Picker on July 16, 1951 in Indianapolis and she survives. Mr. Ploughe was a life long resident of…

Robert D “Bob” Robertson

Robert D “Bob” Robertson, 89, of Frankfort, died peacefully February 14, 2018 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette, Indiana with loved ones at his side.  He was born in Clinton County to William B. and Dortha (Alter) Robertson.  He married Patricia M. “Pat” Rowe, the love of his life, on May 22, 1949 in Frankfort…

James Phillip Ashley

James P. Ashley, 84, of South Bend passed away peacefully on February 8, 2018, in his home.   On July 31, 1933 James P. Ashley was born to the union of the late Dr. Jesse Orville Ashley & Margaret Susan (Frawley) Ashley in Michigantown, IN. A 1951 graduate of Michigantown High School, Jim earned B.S. and M.S. degrees…

Charles J. “Chuck” Howe

Charles J. “Chuck” Howe, 70, of Noblesville, Ind., died unexpectedly of an apparent heart attack, February 10, 2018 at his home.  Born May 21, 1947 in Clinton County, Ind. to the late Paul E. & Ruth (Conrad) Howe.  He married Cheryl Moore on January 6, 1969 and she preceded him in death on October 10,…

Sallie A. Sheridan

Sallie Anne Sheridan, 82, Frankfort, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at IU Health Frankfort Hospital with loved ones by her side.  She was born on April 30, 1935 in Frankfort, IN to Basil & Rubie (Redman) Jacobs.  She and her older brother, John (Jack), were raised in Frankfort.  Sallie was very fond of…

Zachary J. King

Zachary J. King, 16, of Colfax, Ind., passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at his home.  He was born on November 29, 2001 in Lafayette to Raymond E. King and Diane E. (Ream) King, they survive. Zachary was a Sophomore at Clinton Prairie High School.  He was very kind and caring, loved his family,…

Ronald Gene Cheek

Ronald Gene Cheek, 59, of Summitville, Ind., passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at his home.  He was born on March 28, 1958 in Tipton, IN to Jesse J. & Wilma (Yeary) Cheek.  Gene was formerly married to Peggy Napper. Ronald worked as a Welder and was a veteran of the US Army from 1976-1977. …