Obituaries

Daniel Premeaux

Daniel R. Premeaux, 45, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at IU Health Arnett Hospital in Lafayette.  He was born February 28, 1974, in Spanaway, Wash., to Barry and Urai (Mungme) Premeaux; they survive.  On December 28, 2001, Daniel married Misha Combs in Washington; she survives. After graduating from high school, Daniel began his…

Leonard R. Park

Leonard R. Park, 76, of Rossville, IN, went peacefully home to Jesus in the early morning of November 17, 2019, at his home after a long battle with a genetic blood disease known as HHT.  We prayed for his healing and The Lord answered with his total healing and wholeness now with The Lord Jesus.…

Court J. Hendrix

Court J. Hendrix, 85, of Frankfort, died on November 19, 2019 at IU Health University Hospital, Indianapolis.  He was born February 2, 1934 in Frankfort to Gerald and Blanch (Baker) Hendrix.  He married Della Ellen Caldwell on June 25, 1954 in Frankfort and she survives. Court attended Jackson High School and was owner of Hendrix…

James M. “Buddy” Barkley

James Martin “Buddy” Barkley, 54, passed away on Friday, November 15, 2019, at his home.  He was born December 13, 1964, in Coatesville, Penn.  Buddy was self-employed in construction.  He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing.  Buddy had a love for fast cars and was very mechanical.  A family man, Buddy loved every…

Evelyn Gillum Whipple

Evelyn Whipple, 74, passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019, at her home in West Lafayette.  She was born February 27, 1945, in Garden City, Kansas, to Simon Albert and Lois Aleta (Sheldon) Gillum.  Evelyn enjoyed a 30 year career as an LPN and loved taking care of people.  It was her passion in life.…

Blake A. Skiles

Blake A. Skiles 56, of Indianapolis and a former Frankfort resident, passed away on November 16, 2019 at Abbie Hunt Bryce Home in Indianapolis after a brief stay.  Blake was born on December 3, 1962 to Herman & Jeralyn (Williams) Skiles. After graduation in 1985 he worked in the Accounting and Computer Industries.  Blake was a…

Donald Wallace

Donald Lee Wallace, 71, of Rossville, passed away, Saturday, November 16, 2019 at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette.  He was born August 24, 1948 in Hickory, NC to Marion Padgett Wallace and Geraldine (Stowe) Wallace-Perry.  He was a 1966 graduate of East Tipp High School and served his Electrical Apprenticeship through IBEW Local 668 in…

Kathryn Brooke (Coomer) Hoistion

Kathryn Brooke (Coomer) Hoistion, 30, of Frankfort, died at 1:25 p.m. November 17, 2019. She was born July 12, 1989 in Lafayette, Ind., to Jeff & Kathleen (Skehan) Coomer.  She married Matthew Hoistion on June 20, 2012 in Frankfort and he survives. Brooke was a 2008 graduate of Frankfort High School.  She attended IPFW, IUK and…

Gary Dean Brooks

Gary Dean Brooks of Frankfort, Indiana passed away on Friday, November 15, 2019 at Aperion Care in Frankfort. He was born April 14th, 1947 in Williamsport, Indiana to Harley Gale And Audrey Irene (Manus) Brooks. As a young man, he was employed at Harrison Steele in Attica Indiana. He enjoyed traveling and lived like a…

Joy L. Wolf

Joy L. Wolf, 74, of Rossville, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at Mulberry Health.  She was born August 30, 1945, in Claypool, to Walter Leon and Tressie Amelia (Yoder) Blocher Sr.  On June 29, 1990, Joy married David E. Wolf; he survives. She had attended Silver Lake High School and later received her…