Obituaries

John Richard “Dick” Mattingly

John Richard “Dick” Mattingly, 76, formerly of Michigantown, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Wesley Manor Retirement.  He was born October 28, 1942, in Franklin, to Joseph Dalton and Ruby Lucille (Roush) Mattingly.  On November 28, 1962, Dick married Mary Ellen Cole; she preceded him in death on June 2, 2016. In 1960, Dick…

Emma “Joan” Fuller

Emma “Joan” Fuller, 87, of Frankfort, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Wesley Manor. She was born May 5, 1931 in Frankfort to Charles and Helen (Rodocker) Reno. She was a 1950 graduate of Frankfort High School. She married Lloyd Donald “Don” Fuller on December 6, 1950. He preceded her in death. She had…

Travis Ware

Travis Parker Ware, 50, of Lafayette, passed Friday, May 3, 2019 at his residence.  He was born December 18, 1968 in Elwood to Ted and Susie (Chittick) Ware.   He was a 1987 graduate of Clinton Prairie High School.  He worked for Chrysler in Kokomo and was a member of UAW Local 685. Travis was a…

Neal Chumley

Neal Lewis Chumley, 33, of Frankfort, formerly of Mulberry passed away, Friday, May 3, 2019 at his residence. He was born October 26, 1985 in Lafayette to Gary and Paula (Allison) Chumley. He was a graduate of Clinton Prairie High School in 2004. He then went on to work for the Frankfort Street Department before…

Brenda Jordan

Brenda L. Jordan, 60, of Frankfort, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2018 at Aperion Health Care in Frankfort. She was born May 8, 1958 in Stoughton, MA to Luther and Agnes (McNeil) Jordan, Sr. Brenda was a 1976 graduate of Stoughton High School. She worked in lawncare and enjoyed reading and crocheting. Brenda is survived…

William C. “Bill” Ross

William C. “Bill” Ross, 67, of Frankfort, died April 27, 2019 at his home.  He was born December 26, 1951 in Clinton County, Ind., to Charlie & Phyllis (Price) Ross.  He married Melanie Lousie Linn on January 28, 1973 and she preceded him in death in 1998. He was a 1972 graduate of Frankfort High…

Phyllis A. Schultz

Phyllis A. Schultz, 79, of Romney, entered into the gates of Heaven to be with her Lord on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.  She was born January 9, 1940, in Tazwell, Tenn., to Clyde and Edith (Estep) Parks.  Phyllis married Robert D. “Bob” Schultz; he preceded her in death…

Douglas Alan Adams

Douglas Alan Adams, 40, of Frankfort, died April 29, 2019 in Frankfort.  Born November 2, 1978 in Gary, Indiana to Allison (Adams) Soltysiak and Douglas Alan DeJesus.  He married Angela Lee Steelsmith on June 17, 2016 and she survives. Doug had lived in Frankfort, Lebanon, and West Virginia.  He earned his GED and was working…

Dick F. Pitzer

Dick F. Pitzer, 88, a life-long Clinton County resident, passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019, at Homewood Health Campus in Lebanon.  He was born July 2, 1930, in Clinton County to William J. and Dorothy (Ferguson) Pitzer.  On February 22, 1953, Dick married Williadean Crawford at Hills Baptist Church; together they shared 66 years…

Jason Edward Reents

McDonalds lost a loyal customer at 6:55 pm on April 23, 2019.  Jason, age 45, could always find room for his favorite hamburger, french fries and a coke even after a big holiday meal.  We have decided to be joyful about him having a full life rather than be sad about his death. Born in…