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James D. Orem

James D. Orem, 36, of Colfax, passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019 at IU Health Frankfort Hospital.  He was born January 7, 1983 in Lafayette to David Sloan and Staci (Bolen) Orem.  He attended Clinton Prairie High School.  James served in the United States Army and was stationed at Iraq, Kuwait, and Afghanistan.  He was…

Robert Lee “Maynard” Wells

Robert Lee “Maynard” Wells, 33, of rural Delphi, passed away unexpectedly at his mother’s home on Sunday, November 3, 2019.  He was born May 24, 1986, in St. Joseph, Michigan, to Wayne and Betty (Burns) Wells; his parents survive in Mulberry.  Maynard was married to Sam Breneman; she survives.  Maynard was self-employed and worked for…

Patricia B. Garrett

Patricia B. Garrett, 94, of Rossville, passed away on Friday, November 1, 2019, at McKinney Place in Logansport.  She was born July 26, 1925, in Edna Mills, to Carl D. and Lucille R. (Slipher) Yost.  On April 16, 1943, she married Burl W. Garrett; he preceded her in death on June 20, 1998. In 1943,…

Ray Brashier

Ray Brashier, 72, of Kirklin, passed away at his home on Monday, October 28, 2019.  He was born August 26, 1947, in Fisk, Missouri.  His parents, Cecil Leo Brashier and Virginia Moore preceded him in death.  On September14, 1974, Ray married Janet Cowperthwaite in Las Vegas; she survives. From 1965 to 1968, Ray served as…

Virginia Cottrell

Virginia Ruth Cottrell, 92, of Rossville, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019, at Milner Community Healthcare.  She was born August 22, 1927, in Carroll County near Owasco, to Russell C. and Vera E. (Butler) Beard Sr.  On August 3, 1946, Virginia married Richard E. Cottrell; he preceded her in death. In 1946, Virginia graduated…

Judy M. Schiery

Judy Mae Schiery, 73, of Rossville, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2019, at her home unexpectedly.  The daughter of Pete and June (Cleveland) Peterson, she was born July 23, 1946, in Frankfort.  Judy had formerly been married to David Lee Hewitt.  On September 4, 1982, she married Raymond G. Schiery in Mulberry; he preceded…

Rev. F. Kaye Bass

Rev. F. Kaye Bass, 94, of Frankfort, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at Wesley Manor, where he resided since July of, 2007. Kaye was born Aug. 27, 1925 in Indianapolis to Floyd and Viola (Rosenfield) Bass. He graduated from Pike High School in 1943.  During World War II he served in the United States…

Mark E. Thompson

Mark E. Thompson, 60, a life-long Frankfort resident, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, October 21, 2019, at his home.  He was born May 8, 1959, to Carlos “Chink” and Phyllis (Haverstick) Thompson. In 1978, Mark graduated from Frankfort High School and later achieved multiple certifications.  Mark had worked at General Seating as an engineer where…

Linda Heavilon

Linda C. Heavilon, 65, of Frankfort, IN, passed away Saturday, October 19, 2019, at her home. She was born May 22, 1954, in Frankfort, to Harley E. and Bertie Lou Michael Beard.  On April 22, 1980, she married Jack Heavilon. Linda had attended Rossville High School and had worked at Wal-Mart, Federal Mogul, National Cigar,…

William J. Heilman

William James “Bill” Heilman, 90, a lifelong Frankfort resident, passed away on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at his home.  He was born December 9, 1928, in Frankfort, to Arthur Jacob and Dorothy (Miller) Heilman.  On November 1, 1950, Bill married Leona “Jean” Nichols at Trinity Methodist Church in Kokomo; she preceded him in death on…