Obituaries

Max W. Morris

Max W. Morris, 89, of Michigantown, Ind., died at 4:20 a.m. May 16, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Ind., following a brief illness. Born March 1, 1928 in Clinton County, Ind. to Russell W. & Flora Jane (Albaugh) Morris.  He married Roberta Rose Rice on March 1, 1947 and she survives. Mr. Morris attended Michigantown High…

Susan E. Steffy

Susan Elizabeth Steffy, 49, of Rossville passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at her home following an extended illness.  She was born November 27, 1967 in Evansville to the late Robert B. and Virginia C. (Cameron) Steffy.  She attended Rise Learning Center in Indianapolis. Surviving family includes one brother, Douglas E. Steffy, of Orlando,…

Max R. Swackhamer

Max R. Swackhamer, 71, of Frankfort, Ind., died May 15, 2017 at his home.  Arrangements and services are pending with Goodwin Funeral Home.  Please check www.goodwinfunerahome.com for the complete obituary and service times as they become available.

Fred Laprad

Fred M. Laprad, 101, a life-long resident of Rossville, passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017, at Milner Community Health. He was born February 1, 1916, in Camden, to John Thomas “Tom” and Nancy Barnhart Laprad.  On February 27, 1939, he married Wilma Smeltzer; she passed away on August 18, 1968.  On March 24, 1974,…

Janis “Bill” Godbey

Janis “Bill” Godbey, 78, of Rossville, passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Franciscan Health in Lafayette. He was born September 2, 1938, in Bethelridge, Kentucky, to Troy and E. Lois Wiles Godbey.  On October 17, 1959, he married Janet A. Shadoan in Ferguson, Kentucky; together they shared 58 years of marriage. Bill and…

Carolyn “Sue” McCune

Carolyn “Sue” McCune, 84, of Frankfort passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at her home following an extended illness. She was born April 4, 1933 in Frankfort to Reldo and Effie (Singleton) McKinzie. Sue graduated from Frankfort High School in 1952 and was employed by PR Mallory for over 35 years. On July 10,…

Louise H. Nolan

Louise Helen Nolan, 95, former Frankfort resident, passed away May 10, 2017 at the Catherine Kasper Home in Donaldson, Ind.  She had been a resident of Marshall County for the past 3 years.  Louise was born in Ireland, Ind. October 29, 1921 to Albert A. & Nora (Jerger) Mehringer.  She was the third of five…

Louise H. Nolan

Louise H. Nolan, 95, a longtime Frankfort resident, died May 10, 2017 at the Catherine Kasper Life Center, Donaldson, Ind.  Arrangements and services are pending with Goodwin Funeral Home.  Please visit www.goodwinfuneralhome.com for the complete obituary and service times as they become available.

John William “Johnny” Bowen: Procession Video

  John William “Johnny” Bowen, 51 of Frankfort, Indiana passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in his home.  He was born on December 1, 1965 in Fort Knox, KY to Evelyn Bennett of Naperville, IL and John (Ellen) Bowen of Kokomo.  He married Lisa M. Bray on October 27, 2000 in Frankfort and she…

Ruth G. Shore

  Ruth G. Shore, 94, of Frankfort passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette, IN.  She had lived the past 7 years at Wesley Manor in Frankfort.  She was born on March 26, 1923 in Boone County, IN to Perry A. and Gladys Gilmore.  She married Harold W. “Bill”…