Obituaries

Virginia L. Mundell

Virginia L. (Long) Mundell, 96, of Frankfort, died at 9:49 a.m. Monday, September 4, 2017 at Homewood Health Care, Lebanon, Ind.  Born April 17, 1921 in Frankfort to Ernest E. & Myrtle G. (Frazier) Long.  She married Herbert Webb on September 21, 1941 and he was killed during WWII on November 20, 1941.  She married…

Irene Elizabeth McClure

      Irene Elizabeth McClure 89 of Frankfort, Indiana died on September 2, 2017 at 2:30 A.M. at Wesley Manor Retirement Community. She was born September 29, 1927 in Martinsville, Indiana to Abraham Crook and Mary (Smith) Crook.   She married Mack Junior McClure in August 1944 and he preceded her in death on December…

Phil Ray “Red” Parsons, Sr.

Phil Ray “Red” Parsons, Sr., 83, of Michigantown, passed away on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Richard A. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis. He was born on April 15, 1934 in Clinton County to George Edward and Capitola (Alexander) Parsons.  He had previously been married to Doris Ann Gant on April 26, 1958 and…

Carolyn Sue Petty

Carolyn Sue Petty, 76, of Westfield, passed away on Monday, August 28, 2017, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. She was born June 17, 1941, in Indianapolis, to James C. and Dorothy E. DeSpain Feeback.  Carolyn married Freeman “Dennis” Petty; he preceded her in death on July 3, 1994. Carolyn attended Tech High School in Indianapolis. …

Marion J. Riggle

Marion J. Riggle, 80, of southern Carroll County, passed away on Monday, August 28, 2017, at his home. He was born September 15, 1936, in Bringhurst, to Marion D. and Bessie R. Wingard Riggle.  On June 15, 1971, he married Ethel Doke at Clarks Hill United Methodist Church; she survives. In 1956, Marion graduated from…

Bonnie C. Brown

Bonnie C. Brown, 87, of Frankfort, passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017, at IU Health Hospital in Lafayette. She was born November 7, 1929, in Carroll County, to Cleo and Gertrude Grinstead Catron.  Bonnie was formerly married to James Brown. In 1947, Bonnie graduated from Forest High School and from Indiana Business College in…

Philip A. Montgomery

Philip A. Montgomery, 57, of Michigantown, passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at his home after a long battle with cancer. He was born August 23, 1960, in Frankfort, to Hobert and Katherine Sears Montgomery.  On November 18, 1983, he married Tina Marie Smith; she survives. Phil attended Frankfort Schools.  Throughout his life, he…

Jackie Howe Jr.

Jackie Lee Howe Jr., 31, of Frankfort, passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born September 19, 1985 in Monticello to Jackie Lee and Connie Sue (Barker) Howe. Jackie was an artist; he would write and sing his own music and also enjoyed drawing. Most recently, Jackie…

Barbara L. Kelley

Barbara L. Kelley, 70 of rural Frankfort, died at 5:54 p.m. August 23, 2017 at her home. She was born November 30, 1946 in Clinton County to Sam & Becky (Bechtel) Thompson.  She married William Kelley on May 27, 1967 and he preceded her in death on January 26, 2016.  Barbara was a 1964 graduate…

Vivian C. Evans Lahee

Vivian Evans Lahee, 97, formerly of Frankfort, passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Century Villa Health Care in Greentown.  She was born on July 2, 1920 in Rockville, IN to Lawrence and Clara (Martin) McAlister.  She was a graduate of Rosedale High School and Terre Haute Commercial College.  She married George F. Evans…