Boonville resident Lieselotte "Lilly" Brown died Tuesday, July 29 at her residence. She was 74.
Lilly was born Aug. 31, 1928 in Munich, Germany. She had worked at the Wal-Mart store in Boonville for five years as a cashier.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, Claude T. Brown, in 1996.
Lilly is survived by one daughter, Janet Wood of Boonville; two sons, John Brown and Claude Thomas "Tom" Brown, II, both of Boonville; two sisters, Georgie Phillipy of Boonville, and Marian of New York; two brothers, Johann and Georgine, both of Germany; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Friday, Aug. 1 at Koehler Funeral Home-Boonville Chapel, with Father Lowell Will and Rev. Gary Meredith officiating. Burial followed in Maple Grove Cemetery in Boonville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Former Warrick County resident Nolan E. Bolton died Wednesday, July 23 in Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton, Fla. He was 81.
Nolan was a retired brick and stone mason.
He was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church where he served as Deacon and Elder.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He is survived by one son, Gregory R. Bolton of Bradenton, Fla.; one granddaughter and two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lois Walker of Memphis, Tenn., and Reba Polk of Boonville; and one brother, Royce Bolton of Boonville.
Grave side services and burial were held at Fogartyville Cemetery.
Evansville resident Wilma I. Schmidt died Thursday, July 31 at Select Specialty Hospital. She was 84.
Wilma was a life-long member of Central United Methodist Church, member of the US Sunday School Class and has also been a member of the church choir for over 50 years.
She retired from the Boy Scouts of America Buffalo Trace Council in 1978.
Wilma was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles M. Davis; her second husband, Theodore A. "Ted" Schmidt; and two sisters, Lillian J. Hicks and Beulah V. Martin.
She is survived by one son Michael L. Davis of Newburgh; two step-daughters, Margie Updyke of Evansville, and Kitty Harmon of Mt. Vernon, Ill.; three granddaughters, three step-granddaughters and one step-grandson.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 2 at Alexander East Chapel in Evansville, officiated by Rev. Joseph Easley. Burial followed in Dale Cemetery in Dale.
Memorial contributions may be made to Central United Methodist Church Endowment Fund.
Former Chandler resident Juanita Martin Enlow died Tuesday, Sept. 16 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Hospital in Evansville. She was 83.
Juanita was presently a resident of Evansville and was a waitress at Hickory Pit Stop restaurant in Evansville for 20 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John William and Mary Lou (Jeffries) Lewis; her brother, Thomas Lewis; and her husband, Robert Joe Enlow, in 1993.
Juanita is survived by one daughter, Yvonne (Martin) Evola of Louisville, Ky.; one son, Leon Martin of Newburgh; three sisters, Grace Butler of Louisville, Ky., Gloria Dean Mauldin of Elizabethtown, Ky. and Beatrice Lewis of Hopkinsville, Ky.; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Friday, Sept. 19 at Koehler Funeral Home-Perigo Chapel in Chandler.
Burial followed in Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery in Evansville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
Newburgh resident Earl S. Parker died Wednesday, Sept. 17 at his residence. He was 81.
Earl retired from Alcoa Warrick Operations.
He was an American Army P.O.W. in Germany with the 392nd bomb group in Wendling, England.
He was of the protestant faith. He was a member of Newburgh Masonic Lodge No. 174 and 32nd Degree Mason.
Earl is survived by his wife of 57 years, Bettye A. Parker of Newburgh; one daughter, Clarice A. Morford of Indianapolis; two brothers, Allan G. Parker of Owensboro, Ky., and Daniel R. Parker of Henderson, Ky.; one sister, Mary L. Philippe of Tucson, Ariz.; three nieces; and three nephews.
Funeral services were held Friday, Sept. 19 at Alexander Newburgh Chapel, officiated by Rev. Tom Vanselow. Burial was at Rose Hill Cemetery. Newburgh Masonic Lodge conducted a service on Thursday, Sept. 18.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
Dennis L. Johns
Boonville resident Dennis L. Johns died Wednesday, Sept. 24, at the Deaconess Hospice Care Center in Evansville. He was 41.
Dennis was a member of the Dusty Trails Saddle Club. He enjoyed horseback riding and visiting the Garden of the Gods in southern Illinois. Dennis was an electrical assembler at Thermwood in Dale.
He is survived by a daughter, Stace Johns of Port Lavaca, Texas; a son, Dennis Johns of Virginia; his parents, Charles and Rose Johns of Utica, Ky.; his grandmother, Mary Garrett of Tell City; two brothers and their wives, David and Nina Johns and Derek and Karri Johns, all of Boonville; a sister, Debbie Collins of Reo; an aunt, Sharon Hearst of Tell City; a cousin, Dawn Hearst Ramsey of Boonville and his close friend, Sharon Mondino and her children, Kathleen and Eric Mondino, all of Boonville; and nieces and nephews.
Friends should gather at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Plainview Memorial Cemetery, located three miles east of Boonville on Hwy. 62 for graveside services.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26 at Bradley's Colonial Chapel in Boonville.
Contributions in memory of Dennis may be made to the Deaconess Hospice Care Center.
Knox County resident Fern Alma Catt died Saturday, Nov. 22 at 10:45 a.m. at Willow Manor. She was 92.
Fern was born Dec. 30, 1910 in Knox County to Louis and Florence (Cooper) Marchino. She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Fern was a graduate of Oakland City College and had retired from teaching. She was a member of the AARP and the Indiana Retired Teachers Association.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Neal Catt on June 20; six brothers; four sisters; and one grandchild.
Fern is survived by six children, Karen Ann Benefiel of Boonville, John David Catt of Newburgh, Neal Emery Catt of Decker, Jerry Dean Catt of Evansville, Susie Johnson of Columbus and Paul E. Catt of Hammond, La.; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Pall bearers were Terry Zeabart, Darryl Benefiel, John David Catt, Jr., Christopher Catt, Matthew Johnson, Randall Johnson and Steven Johnson. Honorary pall bearers were Susie Emanuel, Angela Catt, Felicia Phillips, Ruthie Cherry, Kathey Tempeton, Claudia Folsom, Mary Colson, Katie Catt, Terri Gordon and Amy Catt.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Nov. 25 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, officiated by Rev. Nathan Bast. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church.
Charlestown resident Reba Forston Tungate died Saturday, Nov. 29. She was 83.
Reba is survived by two sons, Bill Tungate of St. Henry and Dr. Freddie Tungate of Georgetown; one daughter, Sonja J. Kendrick of Charlestown; one brother, David Forston of Boonville; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 11 a.m. (EST) at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown. Friends may call from 9 a.m. until to service time. Burial will follow in Charlestown Cemetery.