Obituaries

Steven A. Mulvaney

Steven A. Mulvaney, 61, of rural Frankfort, died at 5:24 p.m. May 25, 2017 at his home, unexpectedly.Born February 2, 1956 in Peoria, Illinois to Clyde & Leona (Look) Mulvaney.  He married Darlene Janice Cruse on November 6, 1981 and she survives. Steven was a 1974 graduate of Limestone Community High School in Bartonville, IL.  He…

Donald H. Gibson

  Donald H. Gibson, 80, of Frankfort, passed away on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in his home. He was born on June 15, 1936 in Lyons, Indiana to Van and Katherine (Smith) Gibson.  He married Patty Moran on June 27, 1987 and she survives. Upon graduation from high school Don attended electricians trade school.  He…

James A. “Jim” Cripe

James A. “Jim” Cripe, 67, of   Flora,   passed   away   on Friday   May   12,   2017,   at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston, N.C.  He was born Dec. 7, 1949, in Cass County, Ind., the son of   the   Paul   Cripe   and Margaret (Hayes) Wagoner. He was a graduate of Carroll High School in 1969. After high school,  Jim joined the…

Arnolddean Ragains

Arnolddean Ragains was born on July 23, 1931 in Rush, Colorado.  He was the fourth son of six boys born to Arthur Perry Ragains and Cora (Hauser) Ragains.  He stepped in Heaven walking hand in hand with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, into everlasting life, and was welcomed by his loving wife Shirley, along…

Cathy Sue Mayfield

Cathy Sue Mayfield, 65, of Frankfort, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 in her home.  She was born on March 12, 1952 in Cincinnati, OH to Howard J. and Naomi May (Farris) Mayfield. She was a 1969 graduate of Clinton Central High School and graduated in 1973 from Ball State University with a BS in…

John K. Crews

John K. Crews, 48, Of Frankfort, passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 in his home.  He was born on August 6, 1968 in Frankfort to James Bowers and Janice Lorene (Crews) Bowers.  He married Edith Cheek on February 29, 1995 and she survives. John was a 1986 graduate of Frankfort High School and had…

Frances E. “Fran” Jaggers

Frances E. “Fran” Jaggers, 70, of Frankfort, died May 18, 2017 at her home. Born April 9, 1947 in Lafayette, Ind., to Leonard Shipley & Virginia R. Stowers. She married David L. Jaggers on April 13, 1985 at the Scotland Christian Church and he survives. Fran was a 1965 graduate of Clinton Central High School.  Growing up, she…

Harry Dennis “Denny” Marsh

Harry Dennis “Denny” Marsh, 72, of Frankfort passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at his home. He was born December 26, 1944 in Gary to Harry Alford and Ada Marie (Henson) Marsh. Denny graduated from Clinton Central in 1963, was a machinist for Federal Mogul for over 32 years and continued working after moving…

Karen J. Bowerman

Karen J. Bowerman 77, of Frankfort passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at the Clinton House in Frankfort.  She was born on March 15, 1940 in Frankfort to Robert Lucas & Esther “Pauline” (Stewart) Campbell.  Her marriage was to Jack Bowerman. Karen worked in Customer Service at Lafayette Venetian Blind retiring in May of 2001. …

Max Roland Swackhamer

Max Roland Swackhamer, 71, of Frankfort, IN, died at 3:15 a.m. Monday, May 15, 2017 in his home.  Born May 26, 1945 in Frankfort to Paul and Marie (Tompkins) Swackhamer.  He married Sue Anne Harrison on August 1, 1965 at the Colfax United Methodist Church and she survives. Max was proud to be a Jackson…