Obituaries

Larry R. “Hubert” Hickerson

Larry R. “Hubert” Hickerson, 81, of Frankfort, Ind., died April 14, 2018 at I.U. Health, Lafayette, Ind.  He was born March 7, 1937 in Frankfort, Ind. to Pauline Hickerson and adopted by Lucille Hickerson in 1953. He married Jane Hackett on June 3, 1961 in Frankfort, Ind. and she survives. Mr. Hickerson was a 1955…

Lena Mae (Ramsey) Neal

Lena Mae (Ramsey) Neal, 91, of rural Frankfort, died Friday, April 13, 2018 at Mulberry Health and Retirement Community. She was born January 31, 1927 in Clinton County, Ind. to William G. & Orpha (Isgrigg) Ramsey.   She married Joseph A. Neal on January 26, 1947 in Clinton County and he preceded her in death on…

Anna Marie Patchett

Anna Marie Patchett, 92, of Frankfort, died at 1:25 p.m. April 9, 2018 at I.U. Health Frankfort Hospital.  She was born April 29, 1925 in Frankfort to William C. & Lula B. (Greenup) Wheeler.  She married Russell E. Patchett on November 26, 1946 in Frankfort and he preceded her in death on November 9, 1978.…

George Thomas Burt

George Thomas Burt, 83, of Frankfort passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2018 in his home. He was born on May 16, 1934 in Tipton, IN to Orville F. and Lula May (Howard) Burt.  He attended Tipton Schools.  He married Dorothy Phillips on September 1, 1956 and she survives.  George worked for Ing-Rich and General…

Willodean Mocherman

Willodean “Dean” Mocherman, 79, of Flora, joined her family in heaven on Friday, April 6, 2018. She was born September 23, 1938, in Phil Campbell, Alabama, to Granville “Toad” Tyra and Ruby (Whitfield) Tyra Criswell.  On August 5, 1955, Dean married Russell “Lewie” Mocherman; he preceded her in death on July 27, 1989. Dean was member…

Fay Ellen Gilbert

Fay Ellen Gilbert, 86, of Rossville, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at Mulberry Health.  She was born February 25, 1932, in Culver, to C.O. Theodore and Elsie Louellen (Kendall) Weiger.  On February 1, 1953, she married Donald E. Gilbert; together they shared 47 years of marriage before Don’s passing on May 20, 2000. In 1950,…

Shirley E. Thomas

Shirley E. Thomas, 81, of Frankfort, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at Mulberry Health.  She was born October 19, 1936, in Boone County, to Ralph and Thelma (McRoberts) Padgett.  On August 6, 1966, she married Max E. Thomas Sr.; he preceded her in death on September 5, 2017. In 1954, Shirley graduated from…

Mary Ann McKinsey

Mary Ann McKinsey, 84, of Frankfort, died at 6:30 a.m. Friday, April 6, 2018 at her home.  She was born May 3, 1933 in Delphos, Ohio to Joseph & Lauretta (Murray) Deitering.  She married Wilbur E. Matzen on April 30, 1955 in Delphos, Ohio and he preceded her in death on November 1, 1969.  She…

George Thomas Burt

George Thomas Burt, 83, of Frankfort passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2018 in his home.  Arrangements are pending at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center in Frankfort.  Please visit archerweston.com for his full obituary as it becomes available.

James C. Kelly

James C. Kelly, 47, of Frankfort, passed away at Clinton House on Sunday, April 1, 2018. He was born April 4, 1970, in Frankfort, to Jack R. and Erma (Likens) Kelly and graduated from Northwestern in 1988. Upon graduation, James served in the U.S. Army stationed in Germany from 1988 – 1991.  He married Tanya…