Obituaries

Robert Durrstein

Robert Louis Durrstein, 94, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at Wesley Manor in Frankfort, Ind. He was born on March 22, 1923 to Carl O. and Margaret Gibson Durrstein. On September 30, 1945, he married Carolyn T. Meeske, who preceded him in death, on March 2, 2008. Also preceding him in death are…

Alice G. Steiner Skaggs

Alice Steiner Skaggs has passed to God’s Kingdom on November 16, 2017 at the age of 99.  Alice Grace Young was born on a farm in Clinton County in 1918 to Grace Ayers Young and Lee A. Young, and was the youngest child.  She had three brothers, Arnel, Jesse and Fred and one sister, Francis…

Kevin D. Winchester

Kevin D. Winchester, 56, of Frankfort died November 16, 2017.  Born June 4, 1961 in Newcastle, Indiana to James R. & Rose Ann (Hays) Winchester.  He was formerly married to Kathy Hall. Kevin was in the Frankfort High School class of 1980.  He was a construction worker with his brothers and had also worked at…

Francis N. Jenkins

Francis N. Jenkins, 81, of Mulberry, passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at Mulberry Health. She was born August 18, 1936, in Westmoreland, TN, to Lewis and Erma Lee Perry Saddler.  On November 28, 1953, Francis married Arnold C. Jenkins; he preceded her in death on February 18, 2005. Throughout her life, Francis was…

James Carl Cooper

James Carl Cooper, 87, of Frankfort, passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospice House in Indianapolis.  He was born on January 20, 1930 in Monroe County, Kentucky to William Howard & Kittie (Creek) Cooper.  Jim married Lois “Jean” Lucas on August 16, 1953 in Cutler and she preceded him in death…

Roy L. “Larry” Ayers

Roy L. “Larry” Ayers, 75, of Frankfort passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Signature Health Care Parkwood in Lebanon, IN.  He was born on May 4, 1942 in Frankfort, Indiana to Roy L. “Taxi” & Mary Teresa (Grace) Ayers.  Larry married Jackie L. Stevens on June 23, 1962 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church…

Marvina Kay Montgomery

Marvina Kay Montgomery, 57, a life-long Frankfort resident, passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette. She was born January 11, 1960, in Frankfort, to Marvin and Louise Gleason Prickett.  On October 30, 1976, she married Daniel Ray Montgomery; he survives. Marvina attended Frankfort Schools and was a homemaker…

Larry D. Stockberger

Larry D. Stockberger, 79, of Frankfort passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Richard Roudebush Veterans Hospital in Indianapolis.  He was born on August 27, 1938 in Michigantown, Indiana to Chalmer & Bernice (Bougher) Stockberger.  He married Judith Wheeler on August 26, 1962 in Lebanon and she survives. He attended Michigantown Schools and earned his…

Nancy Elizabeth Frye

Nancy Elizabeth Frye, 87, of Mt. Vernon and formerly of Frankfort, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. She was born on January 28, 1930 in Frankfort to Glenn R. and Goebel (Vice) Fickle.  She was a graduate of Frankfort High School.  She married Benson F. Frye on November 24,…

Maurice E. Robeson

Maurice Robeson was born March 11, 1941 to and Charline (Yeager) Robeson, and LeRoy Robeson   He was welcomed into the arms of his heavenly Father on November 12, 2017.  He is survived by his wife, Janalie (Smith) Robeson, their two daughters, Miriam (David Pickens) and Michele (David Howard), and three grandchildren, Samantha Pickens, Benjamin Pickens and…