Obituaries

John Thomas Lowery

John Thomas Lowery, 77, of Mulberry, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at Kindred Hospital Indianapolis North.  He was born April 27, 1941, in Crawfordsville, to Frank and Edith Viola (Myers) Lowery.  On April 30, 1982, he married Phan Nguyen; she survives. John graduated from Alamo High School near Crawfordsville.  He served in the…

Barbara S. (Brown) Pfister

Barbara passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at the age of 71. Barbara was born on June 9, 1947 to Edward and Mary Brown in Charlotte, Michigan. Barbara was a caring mother and grandmother who valued family and nature. She is survived by her children Patsy (John) Risse, Angie Hale, Eddie Norwick, and Jenny…

Larry Carr

Larry Carr, 82, of Frankfort, peacefully passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Wesley Manor. He was born July 4, 1936 in Evansville, IN to Kenneth and Esther (Ruble) Carr. He was a graduate of Fritchton High School, received his Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana State University and then served in the United States Air Force.…

Richard “Dick” McKinzie

Richard “Dick” McKinzie, 83, of Frankfort, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018, at Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis.  He was born January 11, 1935, in Frankfort to Reldo and Effie (Singleton) McKinzie.  He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War.  On August 9, 1988, he married Cathy (Scircle) Leach in Bardstown, KY. …

Larry “Joe” Scott

Larry “Joe” Scott, 61, of Frankfort, passed away surrounded by his family on Saturday, November 24, 2018, at his home after a long battle with cancer.  He was born April 27, 1957, in Clinton County, to Wesley and Connie (Moudy) Scott; his father, Wesley, and step-mother, Shirley Wells Scott, survive.  Joe was formerly married to…

Harvey M. Ruse

Harvey Michael Ruse, 71, Of Frankfort passed away in his home surrounded by his family on Thursday, November 22, 2018. He was born on May 28, 1947 in Frankfort to Harvey Dale and Virginia Mae (Kennedy) Ruse.  He married Phyllis J. McGill on January 15, 1969 in Frankfort and she preceded him in death on May…

Jean Mitchell

Jean Mitchell, 89, of Frankfort, died November 21, 2018 at Clinton House Health and Rehabilitation.  She was born January 4, 1929 in Carroll County, Indiana to John Maurice & Edna Rosella (Stowers) Coffman.  She married Robert L. Mitchell on April 17, 1949 in Frankfort and he survives. Mrs. Mitchell was a 1947 graduate of Frankfort…

Susan Northern

Susan L. Northern, 67, a life-long Frankfort resident, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born February 21, 1951, in Frankfort, to William E. and Mary H. (Leslie) Chandler. Susan was previously married to Larry Brittian Sr. On August 16, 1985, she married Jackie H. Northern; he…

Stephen L. Griner

Steve L. Griner, 73, of Mulberry, passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 after a well fought battle with cancer.  He was born June 19, 1945, in Lafayette, to the late Virgil Griner and Luella (Frantz) Griner. He attended Dayton School and graduated from Lafayette Jefferson High School 1965 and served in the Indiana National Guard.…

Charles M. Steidle

Charles M. Steidle, 78, of rural Frankfort, died on Monday, November 19, 2018 at I.U. Frankfort Hospital.  He was born April 29, 1940 in Elwood, Indiana to Charles W. & Dorothy (Thomas) Steidle.  He married Phyllis M. Taylor on August 28, 1961 in Curtisville, Ind. and she survives. Charlie was a 1958 graduate of LaFontaine…